SEIU Local 49 members protest move by Springfield hospital to outsource about 100 jobs to a Texas-based staffing company.
At the height of the pandemic last year, up to 300,000 incarcerated individuals were in solitary, according to estimates.
Black women are about 1.6 times as likely as whites to give birth more than three weeks before the due date — a statistic with costly health consequences.
OHSU officials say pre-spike numbers might not return until late December as state fights off virus ‘fatigue.’
A Legacy spokeswoman says the closures will be temporary and include four GoHealth Urgent Care Centers and four labs.
The roughly 3,000 skilled health care workers represented by Oregon Federation of Nurses and Health Professionals have been in contract negotiations since April.
CCO Oregon forum considers how Medicaid program will be changed in coming years, amid increased focus on equity and housing.
Up from 48 the previous week, the numbers are likely an undercount or behind current case information.
Like Britney Spears, every year hundreds of thousands of psychiatric patients also receive involuntary care, and many are stuck with the bill.
Health experts say this could be the only time a fix to the “Medicaid gap” in Republican controlled states will be possible for many years.