The number of flu cases in Oregon rose sharply at the end of December, but it’s still too soon to tell when the season will peak.
Oregon’s Department of Human Services is gearing up for a public data dump this Friday detailing the results of several new studies on assisted living and nursing facilities.
Some folks might say a year’s worth of planning to handle the massive influx of tourists during the August 21 eclipse turned into a great big nothing.
Employee ownership may seem like a strange model for the healthcare industry, but a small number of companies have made the switch - and they say it’s helping to improve their recruitment and retention.
Health leaders across Oregon are bracing themselves for a massive influx of people later this summer, when a total solar eclipse can be viewed across a wide swathe of the state. There’s no simple template to prepare for the Aug. 21 event.
Consider it a sign that the cannabis industry is starting to come of age: For the first time ever, the National Institute of Occupational Health and Safety has taken a deep look at potential worker hazards at an outdoor cannabis farm.
States like Oregon that have legalized medical marijuana are saving a significant amount of money on Medicaid and Medicare prescription costs, according to a new study released in the April edition of Health Affairs.
Without cannabis oil to treat her rare brain disease, Janice Patten has lost the ability to walk, one of her arms is paralyzed and she can’t see out of one eye.