OPB | March 09, 2015
MONDAY: Two bills in the Oregon legislature could require hospitals and clinics to post the costs of medical procedures.
OPB | July 07, 2014
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
WEDNESDAY: We'll learn more about Medicare's plan to penalize hospitals for high patient injury and infection rates.
OPB | April 16, 2014
WEDNESDAY: Where did you choose to birth your child, and why?
OPB | Feb. 17, 2014
MONDAY: The Washington State Hospital Association says new rules that govern hospital mergers go too far.
OPB | July 17, 2013
We discuss the Oregon Legislature's decision to build a psychiatric hospital in Junction City.
OPB | April 30, 2013
Oregon lawmakers are considering a bill that would make it legal for hospitals to release a woman's placenta after birth.
OPB | Sept. 25, 2012
Nurses at the Oregon State Hospital wards in both Salem and Portland say they need more staff to help deal with violent incidents.
OPB | July 18, 2012
Consumer Reports ranked Salem Hospital as the safest in Oregon. What made it stand out?
OPB | Oct. 10, 2011
Documetarian and PSU professor Jan Haaken made a film about the lives of patients at the Oregon State Hospital.
OPB | Aug. 31, 2011
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?
OPB | Aug. 15, 2011
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?
OPB | May 27, 2011
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.
OPB | April 01, 2011
We'll speak to the new Superintendent of the Oregon State Hospital about the state of the State Hospital.
OPB | May 24, 2010
When should someone be compelled to seek mental health treatment against his or her will?
OPB | April 12, 2010
What has already improved and what still needs to change at the Oregon State Hospital?
OPB | Jan. 13, 2010
Under what circumstances should people be allowed to be nude in public?
OPB | Dec. 09, 2008
The American College of Emergency Physicians is releasing a national emergency care report card. How's Oregon doing? And how do we compare to the rest of the country?