OPB | Dec. 09, 2013 12:06 p.m.
MONDAY: Bruce Goldberg is on leave from the Oregon Health Authority to take over as acting director of the state's beleaguered health insurance exchange. What will he do differently?
OPB | Nov. 26, 2013 12:30 p.m.
TUESDAY: Nine of Oregon's health insurers have decided to allow the extension of individual health plans that do not meet the minimum requirements under the federal Affordable Care Act.
OPB | Nov. 20, 2013 12:06 p.m.
WEDNESDAY: Lawmakers are gathering in Salem this week to lay the groundwork for the February session. They also have some tough questions for Cover Oregon's executive director, Rocky King.
OPB | Nov. 04, 2013 12:40 p.m.
MONDAY: What's it like to try to talk would-be jumpers out of taking their own lives, as Portland Police officers did recently on the Vista and Fremont bridges?
OPB | Nov. 04, 2013 12:30 p.m.
MONDAY: A case before the Oregon Supreme Court challenges whether the state has the right to vaccinate children who are under the state's care because of parental neglect or abuse.
OPB | Oct. 31, 2013 12:40 p.m.
THURSDAY: Since a new law went into effect this summer, more than 400 laypeople have been trained to administer naloxone to revive someone after an opiate overdose.
OPB | Oct. 16, 2013 12:06 p.m.
Researchers at OSU and other institutions are working on a new, more precise kind of antibiotic to target drug-resistant bacteria.
OPB | Oct. 07, 2013 12:06 p.m.
With one of the highest rates of food stamps participation in the nation, Oregon is poised to be hit hard by cuts to the SNAP program.
OPB | Sept. 30, 2013 12:20 p.m.
People can begin shopping for insurance through Cover Oregon — the state's health insurance exchange — starting October 1.
OPB | Sept. 17, 2013 12:06 p.m.
A consumer advocacy group is worried about how medical malpractice cases will be tracked under a new Oregon law.
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