Plaintiffs in Oregon allege the Washington-based health care provider failed to protect them from discrimination and harassment.
The lawsuit in federal court charges that OHSU violated a disabled patient’s civil rights when it wouldn’t let her caregiver enter the hospital and help with her care.
Commissioners in six eastern Oregon counties want mandates halted, saying they are likely to worsen the health care crisis.
Staffing shortages and high demand for COVID testing put the squeeze on Oregon health care systems.
At least three promising antivirals for COVID are being tested in clinical trials, with results expected as soon as late fall or winter.
Activists demonstrated outside the U.S. Congressman's Oregon City district office in protest of his vote opposing a proposal to lower prescription drug prices.
Bold action is needed to address the looming shortfall that, if left unaddressed, will undercut the economic security and retirement of millions.
Disability Rights Oregon urges Gov. Kate Brown and Oregon Health Authority to take swift action on understaffing, other woes at the Salem facility.
Delta Dental of California had purchased a 49.5% stake in Moda Partners for $152.4 million in 2019.
Despite low transmission rates on campus, Portland-area schools see thousands in quarantine due to exposure.