The increased money to coordinated care organizations will go for higher general health care costs plus more treatment of addictions.
Despite the controversy, the former unused county jail is now operating as the nonprofit Bybee Lakes Hope Center in North Portland.
Hospitals pay handsomely to get temporary help, and those higher wages are tempting some staff nurses to hit the road, too.
The city’s first-ever gun violence prevention director, Linda Harllee Harper, aims to treat the immediate symptoms and root causes of community violence.
State nurses board went into closed-door meetings without citing legal justification, state ethics investigation finds.
Guardsmen have performed an assortment of tasks, such helping with ventilators, in the lab, environmental services, screening patients and more.
Link Access Center is the first of its kind in the area and will offer a connection to mental health and recovery resources.
A look at the policies on the table and what they will and won’t do to rein-in the cost of pharmaceuticals.
The Hospital’s Advisory Board is seeking answers from Superintendent Dolly Matteucci after staff revealed details about the treatment of a Black patient and a trangender patient.
Many people who qualify for financial assistance, which nonprofit hospitals are required to offer under the Affordable Care Act, never apply.