New data show that many regions of Oregon are at moderate risk of having elevated radon levels, as well as several high-risk areas.
The Oregon Health Authority's Certificate of Need Program issued a proposed order today to PAA LTC Properties, LLC, for development of a new 18-bed wing addition to Marquis Mill Park.
PORTLAND, Ore.--Oregon will soon start enforcing a new law that raised the required minimum age to legally buy or obtain tobacco products from 18 to 21.
What: The quarterly public meeting of the Emergency Medical Services for Children Advisory Committee
Increased access to viral suppression medication that makes a person living with HIV less infectious, and to medication that prevents infection in the first place, are helping lay the groundwork for eliminating new transmissions in Oregon, according to a new report.
CORRECTION: WINCO STORES NOT INCLUDED IN OREGON'S INVESTIGATION OF SALMONELLOSIS CASES LINKED TO PRE-CUT FRUIT; NUMBER OF CASES IN WASHINGTON UPDATED
December 1, 2017
What: The first quarterly meeting of the Oregon Cannabis Commission as a newly established commission
Agenda: Presentation by the Oregon Department of Justice on commission ethics and communication; election of the chair; creation of bylaws; legislative report; meeting dates
Unnecessary use of antibiotics on viruses, which can lead to dangerous antibiotic resistance, is on the decline. Work still needs to be done in Oregon to discourage inappropriate prescribing of these drugs for non-bacterial illnesses, state officials say.
What: A meeting of the Oregon Health Authority's State Health Assessment Health Status Subcommittee to inform the development of the State Health Assessment