Image SAMARITAN PACIFIC COMMUNITIES HOSPITAL IN NEWPORT./VISITOR7/CC BY-SA 3.0/WIKIMEDIA COMMONS Hospital In Newport Discriminated Against Trans Doctor, Lawsuit Alleges A former OB-GYN at Samaritan Pacific Communities Hospital says the revocation of his privileges and an investigation into his conduct were a sham. Dec 28, 2021 Premium Image SHUTTERSTOCK Oregon Prepares To Expand Coverage to Undocumented Adults Cover All People, a new program intended to combat disparities and improve health, will make the Oregon Health Plan open to people regardless of their immigration status starting July 1, 2022. Dec 28, 2021 Premium Image Oregon Health & Science University Center for Health and Healing Building 2 in the South Waterfront neighborhood, July 2020. | SHUTTERSTOCK Class-Action Lawsuit Accuses Oregon Health & Science University Of Discriminatory Discipline Suit on behalf of more than 1,100 current and former OHSU employees seeks policy changes, back pay. Dec 14, 2021 Premium Image THE COMMONWEALTH FUND Oregon A Top Performer Among States In Health Equity, Experts Say Authors of a new report from The Commonwealth Fund say that while “dramatic” inequities persist in all 50 states, Oregon is doing better than most. Nov 23, 2021 Premium Image Providence St. Vincent Medical Center in Southwest Portland. | M.O. STEVENS/WIKIMEDIA COMMONS Oregon Surgical Tech Sues Providence, Alleging Discrimination, Retaliation Reginald Daniels, who is Black, worked at Providence for 33 years before he was fired. Oct 25, 2021 Premium Image Oregon State Hospital in Salem. | BEN BOTKIN/THE LUND REPORT New Concerns About Racism, Transphobia Raised With Oregon State Hospital Leadership The Hospital’s Advisory Board is seeking answers from Superintendent Dolly Matteucci after staff revealed details about the treatment of a Black patient and a transgender patient. Oct 20, 2021 Premium Image Providence St. Vincent Medical Center in Southwest Portland. | M.O. STEVENS/WIKIMEDIA COMMONS Former Employees Sued Providence Three Times This Month Plaintiffs in Oregon allege the Washington-based health care provider failed to protect them from discrimination and harassment. Sep 29, 2021 Premium Image Oregon Health & Science University Center for Health and Healing Building 2 in the South Waterfront neighborhood, July 2020. | SHUTTERSTOCK OHSU Sued By Disabled Patient Alleging Discrimination The lawsuit in federal court charges that OHSU violated a disabled patient’s civil rights when it wouldn’t let her caregiver enter the hospital and help with her care. Sep 29, 2021 Premium Image SHUTTERSTOCK Oregon Health Authority Wants Millions From Feds For Equity Spending State officials will send in Oregon’s application for its five-year Medicaid waiver to federal officials in early 2022. Sep 21, 2021 Premium Image Oregon State Hospital. | AMANDA LOMAN/SALEM REPORTER Gay Oregon State Hospital Worker Sues, Alleging Harassment, Bullying At Salem Facility The maintenance worker says he was physically assaulted and bullied after he came out to a co-worker. Sep 16, 2021 Premium First page « First Previous page ‹ Previous … Page 2 Page 3 Page 4 Page 5 Current page 6 Page 7 Page 8 Page 9 Page 10 Next page Next › Last page Last » Subscribe to Health Equity Image Newsletter Sign up for our health news updates.Sign Up Get Involved SHARE YOUR PERSPECTIVEWhether you work within the health system or experience it as a patient, we want to hear from you.NEWS TIPSSecurely submit an anonymous news tip or confidential document.DONATESupport our journalism by making a tax-deductible gift.