OPB | Aug. 20, 2014 12:06 p.m.
WEDNESDAY: We'll talk with Laura Cali, Oregon's Insurance Commissioner, about last week's ruling on autism treatment, new rates for individual health plans, and more.
OPB | Aug. 14, 2014 12:20 p.m.
THURSDAY: This week a court ruled that denying a popular but expensive autism treatment violates state and federal law.
OPB | Aug. 13, 2014 12:06 p.m.
WEDNESDAY: We'll talk with Bill Messer, an infectious disease expert, about the medicines available to treat Ebola and why, at this point, a focus on those could be counterproductive.
OPB | July 23, 2014 12:25 p.m.
WEDNESDAY: Mental health treatment is a point of contention between Multnomah County and the CCO that serves Oregon's three most populous counties.
OPB | July 23, 2014 12:06 p.m.
TUESDAY: Two appeals courts were divided on the issue of whether states that had not set up their own health care exchanges can receive federal subsidies.
OPB | July 18, 2014 12:06 p.m.
FRIDAY: We review some of the biggest news stories of the week.
OPB | July 07, 2014 12:45 p.m.
MONDAY: We'll talk about the opening of a memorial that honors the remains of thousands of unclaimed patients found on the grounds of Oregon State Hospital.
OPB | July 02, 2014 12:40 p.m.
WEDNESDAY: We'll learn more about Medicare's plan to penalize hospitals for high patient injury and infection rates.
OPB | July 02, 2014 12:30 p.m.
WEDNESDAY: We'll hear from OPB's reporter Kristian Foden-Vencil about the compromise negotiated by Governor John Kitzhaber to help reduce medical malpractice lawsuits.
OPB | June 19, 2014 12:20 p.m.
THURSDAY: The Hillsboro parks department is concerned about toxins in e-cigarette vapor, and the possibility the devices could be confused for traditional cigarettes.
Call In: 888-665-5TOL (or 665-5865)
On Air: Monday - Friday, Noon - 1 p.m.
Thanks to our Sponsors:become a sponsor
From time to time, Think Out Loud heads to a different town in Oregon or Southwest Washington to find stories that go beyond the daily news. Visit the series here.
Point us in the direction of good guests, juicy topics, feisty conversations, and books, events, or news that might turn into Think Out Loud conversations.
Thanks to our Sponsorsbecome a sponsor
Funding Provided By
Rose E. Tucker Charitable Trust
James F. and Marion L. Miller Foundation
Dawn and Al Vermeulen
Ray and Marilyn Johnson