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Atul Gawande Talks About "Being Mortal"

OPB |Oct. 21, 2014 12:06 p.m.

TUESDAY: Surgeon and author Atul Gawande joins us at OPB with an audience to talk about his new book, "Being Mortal."

Medicare May Penalize Oregon Hospitals For Patient Injuries

OPB |July 02, 2014 12:40 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: We'll learn more about Medicare's plan to penalize hospitals for high patient injury and infection rates.

How To Coordinate Care

April 24, 2013 12:20 p.m.

How are Oregon's new coordinated care organizations going to work in practice?

Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan

Aug. 13, 2012 12:30 p.m.

Now that Mitt Romney has chosen Paul Ryan as his running mate, what might that choice mean for Northwest voters?

Ron Wyden's Medicare Overhaul

Dec. 16, 2011 9:06 a.m.

Oregon senator Ron Wyden, a Democrat, and Wisconsin congressman Paul Ryan, a Republican, have a plan to overhaul Medicare.

Rx: Medicare Reimbursement

Oct. 26, 2009 9 a.m.

How do low Medicare reimbursement rates affect healthcare in Oregon? How will that care change if the rates go up?

The Changeover: Health Care Prescriptions

Jan. 06, 2009 midnight

What will the Obama administration's health care plan mean for Oregon?

Hard Days for Hospice

Aug. 19, 2008 midnight

How will budget cuts affect hospice care?

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