An Oregon Coast resident is suing PeaceHealth for negligence over a permanent spinal cord injury following a neck operation.
The president and CEO of Adventist Medical Center in Southeast Portland is leaving.
A spokeswoman confirmed that David Russell is stepping down but gave no other details. Instead, she released a statement:
A majority of nurses at the Unity Center for Behavioral Health are moving to unionize.
The head of Oregon Health & Science University’s emergency department is stepping down following an internal investigation and an exodus of physicians from the department.
A family of a Veneta man who died after successive treatments by PeaceHealth physicians is suing the hospital group for more than $1 million.
More than 100 people who attended a wedding in Oregon last year were sickened by a bug unknown to most people.
The outbreak of Shigella, which only sickens people and higher primates, was the second largest in the United States in more than 30 years.
Oregon Health & Science University faces another discrimination lawsuit.
Salem Hospital officials warned the public on Thursday that the facility is packed with patients.
The hospital system said it would not turn anyone away but advised patients to go to an urgent care clinic or see a primary care physician if possible.