Lynne Terry of Oregon Capital Chronicle
The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs plans to modernize health care facilities in Oregon and southwest Washington and shorten the time veterans in rural areas spend commuting for services.
Mar 15, 2022
Thousands of people in Oregon are interested in using psilocybin as a mental health treatment under the voter-approved program.
Mar 10, 2022
The bill would regulate the manufacturing and sales of kratom, used as a stimulant or painkiller, and make it a misdemeanor to sell it to those under 21.
Mar 3, 2022
Senate Bill 1530 would help couples in Oregon with infertility issues who buy their own insurance on the marketplace.
Feb 19, 2022
House Bill 4083 would require insurers to offer three free visits a year and assign primary health care providers for those who lack one.
Feb 12, 2022
Veterans would gain “some esteem and dignity” with better care, supporters say.
Feb 10, 2022
The antigen rapid test kits at its warehouse in Wilsonville, but the agency does not know when they’ll be sent out.
Feb 3, 2022
The state’s epidemiologist said Friday that the state will be filing permanent mask and vaccination rules in the next few weeks.
Jan 29, 2022
Patrick Allen, director of the Oregon Health Authority, is back home in Sherwood recovering after being hospitalized on Sunday following a serious fall.
Jan 27, 2022
The Biden administration’s effort to distribute free COVID-19 tests nationwide was supposed to start Wednesday, but the government began taking orders on Tuesday.
Jan 20, 2022