Myint will promote diversity, equity and inclusion at Health Share of Oregon, which oversees health care for about 400,000 low-income people in Clackamas, Multnomah and Washington counties under the Oregon Health Plan.
As the country is dealing with a widespread baby formula shortage, Oregon officials are working to prevent price gouging in the state.
With COVID-19 hospitalizations on the rise, Multnomah County health officials urge people to wear masks indoors, protect those at risk of severe illness.
The federal government isn’t saying how many people have received potentially lifesaving antiviral pills or whether they’re being distributed equitably.
Most states lag Oregon as a third of older people nationwide haven't received their first COVID vaccine booster shot.
Senate fails to advance bill on a 51-49 vote; 60 votes were required to end debate as Supreme Court reversal nears.
The rules are the most comprehensive in the nation and are welcomed by environmental groups and farmworker advocates.
Rep. Kurt Schrader is wrong to take credit for Medicare drug price reforms, say Oregon practitioners.
Many public health and addiction experts promote the rapid testing devices as a “harm reduction” tactic to help prevent overdose deaths.
Both states are known for liberal legal frameworks protecting the right to abortion, but advocates on both sides point out that laws can change.