Tagged: Hospital

Washington Hospital Association Sues State Over New Rules

OPB | Feb. 17, 2014 12:30 p.m.

MONDAY: The Washington State Hospital Association says new rules that govern hospital mergers go too far.

Junction City Gets a Psychiatric Hospital

July 17, 2013 12:40 p.m.

We discuss the Oregon Legislature's decision to build a psychiatric hospital in Junction City.

Taking Your Placenta Home

April 30, 2013 12:40 p.m.

Oregon lawmakers are considering a bill that would make it legal for hospitals to release a woman's placenta after birth.

Staffing at the Oregon State Hospital

Sept. 25, 2012 12:15 p.m.

Nurses at the Oregon State Hospital wards in both Salem and Portland say they need more staff to help deal with violent incidents.

Oregon Hospital Rankings

July 18, 2012 9:06 a.m.

Consumer Reports ranked Salem Hospital as the safest in Oregon. What made it stand out? 

Inside the Oregon State Hospital

Oct. 10, 2011 9:06 a.m.

Documetarian and PSU professor Jan Haaken made a film about the lives of patients at the Oregon State Hospital.

Nursing Instructor Shortage

Aug. 31, 2011 9:20 a.m.

Oregon is in line with the national trend threatening the nursing profession — a lack of instructors qualified to train new nurses. Will it affect patients?

Kip Kinkel

Aug. 15, 2011 9:25 a.m.

In 1999 Kip Kinkel was sentenced to 111 years in prison. Now his attorney is fighting for a transfer from the state prison to the state hospital. Should his case be heard?

The Doors of the Oregon State Hospital

May 27, 2011 9:06 a.m.

We'll take a look at bills lawmakers in Salem are considering that would change who goes into the Oregon State Hospital and how those that are there get out.

The Oregon State Hospital Today

April 01, 2011 9 a.m.

We'll speak to the new Superintendent of the Oregon State Hospital about the state of the State Hospital.

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