A Clackamas man is suing a national food company over a salmonella outbreak traced to red onions that has sickened more than 500 people in the United States and Canada.
With millions of lives on the line, researchers have been working at an unprecedented pace to develop a COVID-19 vaccine.
It's unclear whether Virginia Mason Health System would have to abide by Catholic doctrine in merging with CHI Franciscan, a Roman Catholic health system.
A nonprofit group estimates that 50,000 people in Oregon aged 19 through 64 lost their health insurance between February and May.
The outbreak affecting more than 500 people was traced to red onions though other onions could be implicated.
Younger people increasingly are contributing to the spread of COVID-19 in the county, with testing delays hampering contact-tracing efforts.
Tina Edlund, who is currently on leave, will stay on part-time to deal with COVID-19 issues.
Gov. Kate Brown pushed Umatilla County to stay-at-home status after learning of a study by Oregon State University.
A proclamation obtained by The Lund Report says there is an "urgent need" to reblance the state budget and “ensure delivery of benefits and benefit programs to Oregonians.”
To feel comfortable, patients need to take stock of the precautions providers are taking. This is especially true for older adults, who are particularly vulnerable to COVID-19.