Prolonged exposure to blue light, such as that which emanates from your phone, computer and household fixtures, could be affecting your longevity, even if it’s not shining in your eyes.
PacificSource Health Plans is pleased to announce the 12 healthcare organizations that will receive a combined total of more than $600,000 in funding as part of its annual Community Health Excellence (CHE) program for the 2019-2020 cycle.
Nova Health, a comprehensive provider of quality urgent care, primary care, physical therapy, and musculoskeletal services in Lane and Douglas counties, announced its rebrand from the Eugene Urgent Care, Prime Care Partners and Atlas Physical Therapy.
Dr. Fraser Horn will be appointed interim dean of the Pacific University College of Optometry.
Planned Parenthood Columbia Willamette (PPCW) held a small groundbreaking on October 3 to celebrate the construction of its newest health center at 14601 SE Division St., previously Duke’s Country Bar & Grill.
Nurses at Columbia Memorial Hospital (CMH) successfully reached a tentative contract agreement with hospital administrators on Oct. 16. The agreement comes after seven months of negotiations, an informational picket, a community town hall and a rally supported by the Oregon AFL-CIO.
The Oregon Health Authority has told one of the state’s largest care providers for low-income people to improve its transportation services.
Multnomah County health authorities say a person with measles entered Portland through the airport last weekend, potentially exposing people who were also at PDX at the time.
Rising health care costs are a real concern, especially for senior citizens who live on fixed incomes and for patients with chronic diseases. Proposed policy prescriptions may help reduce those costs but only if taken as directed.
Less than a week after Oregon approved a six-month ban on flavored vaping products, the Oregon Court of Appeals has granted an immediate, temporary stay against the ban.