Tagged: Hospital

The Choice To Birth Out-Of-Hospital

OPB | April 16, 2014 12:25 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: Where did you choose to birth your child, and why?

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.

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