Citing concerns over patient care at the 11-clinic Oregon chain, Rep. Dan Rayfield — who is speaker of the House — wants more time for public comment and a more comprehensive state review
The ambulance entrance at the hospital in Keokuk, Iowa, has been unused since the facility closed in 2022. Its new owners plan to spruce up and reopen the emergency department in 2024 under a new federal program that pays extra Medicare money to rural hospitals that offer emergency services but no longer have inpatient beds.
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A Eugene practitioner and her colleagues are delving into work conditions, safety and the public’s access to care
Downed trees and power lines, along Southwest Taylor Street near 90th Avenue in Portland, as seen on Sunday, Jan. 15, 2024. The Portland metro area is facing difficult conditions including downed trees and power lines and icy roads.