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A health care lawyer who works with hospitals says the timing is good for Oregon to join the multistate Nurse Licensure Compact to ease shortages.

Nov 3 2022

A staggering 84% of pregnancy-related deaths were deemed preventable, according to data released in September by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Nov 3 2022

People who buy their own health coverage should be aware that alternative products, such as short-term health plans and health care sharing ministries, often provide far fewer protections, experts say.

Nov 3 2022
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A new federal report compiles information from 14 states including Oregon to detail aggressive marketing tactics.

Nov 3 2022
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Hospital officials say boosting staffing minimums would lead to increased financial losses and fewer staffed beds for patient care.

Nov 2 2022
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Lawmakers and practitioners offered their advice during an Oregon Health Forum panel on Monday.

Nov 1 2022
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An OHSU charge nurse was investigated for her “tone” when raising patient safety concerns, prompting the Oregon Nurses Association to file a complaint.

Nov 1 2022

Several changes in health insurance coverage could affect those who purchase their own policies and are not on Medicare.

Oct 31 2022
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American Medical Response said its pullout from two counties in California will primarily affect Providence, the Catholic health system.

Oct 31 2022
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Sixteen million people of working age in the U.S. suffer with long COVID and of those, from 2 to 4 million people were unemployed in June and July, according to a report.

Oct 31 2022

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