Now that the House has passed a bill that would repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act, what could be the impact on mental health funding at the federal level? Particularly if the U.S. Senate concurs.
Dr. Charles Kilo, has stepped down as chief medical officer of OHSU Healthcare to move back into community and entrepreneurial work.
Upstream Public Health is on the verge of being revitalized following an earlier decision to close it down because of financial difficulties.
Another casualty has hit PeaceHealth, and no one’s talking publicly about what happened. Dr. Mark Adams, who joined the health system as community chief medical officer, is gone and didn’t even last a year.
In April 2009, I launched The Lund Report with very few resources but a determined spirit. I was convinced Oregon needed an independent news site – free of advertising – that told the truth about what goes on inside our healthcare system.
You still have an opportunity to sign up for the Oregon Health Forum legislative breakfast but tickets are going fast.
The event is being held on April 25 at the Willamette Heritage Center in Salem
What’s the likelihood of the bill proposed by Rep. Mitch Greenlick that would transform the state’s coordinated care organization passing this legislative session? How about the pharmaceutical reforms envisioned by Rep. Rob Nosse?