Tagged: Healthcare

News Roundtable: August 22, 2014

OPB |Aug. 22, 2014 12:06 p.m.

FRIDAY: We review some of the biggest news stories of the week.

Cover Oregon Transitions To The Federal System

OPB |June 18, 2014 12:06 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: We'll get a progress report on Oregon's switch over from the state's failed health insurance exchange website to the federal healthcare.gov.

Healthcare News Update

OPB |June 10, 2014 12:45 p.m.

TUESDAY: We check in with The Lund Report's executive editor about Cover Oregon, hospital mergers, health insurance rates, and more.

Local Veterans Experience Health Care Delays

OPB |June 02, 2014 12:35 p.m.

MONDAY: In the wake of the national VA scandal, we'll find out what Oregon veterans think of their health care.

How Does Defensive Medicine Affect Health Care Costs?

OPB |May 28, 2014 12:06 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: We'll explore the idea of defensive medicine, procedures that doctors order for patients out of a fear of malpractice lawsuits — not because they're medically necessary. 

Northwest Clinicians Will Share Notes With Patients Online

OPB |April 15, 2014 12:20 p.m.

TUESDAY: A group of nine medical care providers is the first to regionally adopt an online medical information portal.

Cover Oregon Goes Online

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.

Portraits of War

Jan. 12, 2010 9 a.m.

What's the best way for the public to understand what happens in a war zone?

Finding Solutions: What Works and Why for Housing

Jan. 05, 2010 9 a.m.

What works to find people affordable housing in Oregon?

Encyclopedic Ambitions

May 08, 2009 9 a.m.

What's the best way to create a new encyclopedia about Oregon?

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