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Preventing Pharmacy Errors

OPB | Broadcast: Feb. 22, 2012

How big a problem are pharmacy errors? The Oregon Board of Pharmacy commissioned a survey that suggests a number of pharmacists think working conditions make errors more likely.

RX: Containing Costs

OPB | Broadcast: April 1, 2010

Can we contain healthcare costs without rationing care?

Rx: The Final Health Care Bill

OPB | Broadcast: March 23, 2010

What's in the final health care bill expected to be signed by President Obama on Tuesday? How will it affect your care?

RX: Health Care Costs

OPB | Broadcast: March 10, 2010

How will health care legislation in Congress address spiraling health care costs for Oregonians?

RX: Health Care by Christmas?

OPB | Broadcast: Dec. 23, 2009

What's next for the health care bill as it moves through Congress?

Rx: Medicare Reimbursement

OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 26, 2009

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

Rx: Individual Mandates

OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 13, 2009

Should the government be able to require you to purchase health insurance?

Rx: Responding to Obama

OPB | Broadcast: Sept. 10, 2009

How would President Obama's proposed health care overhaul affect you?

Rx: Personal Values

OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 19, 2009

What do you expect from the healthcare system?

Rx: Profiting from Sickness

OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 6, 2009

Is it wrong for corporations to profit from people being sick?

Rx: Role of Employers

OPB | Broadcast: July 29, 2009

Should employers be responsible for providing healthcare?

Rx: Health Promotion

OPB | Broadcast: July 14, 2009

What role does keeping people healthy have in the future of healthcare?

Rx: Doctors' Salaries

OPB | Broadcast: July 6, 2009

What role does the money that patients pay and doctors earn play in the health care we all receive?

Northwest Passages: Jane Kirkpatrick

OPB | Broadcast: July 2, 2009

Author Jane Kirkpatrick on fictionalizing history, life on her ranch near the John Day River, and her newest book, A Flickering Light.