The Latest Briefs

Read the latest briefs on health issues, the industry, staffing, medicine and consumer concerns.

Briefly: CMS Warns Consumers About Heavy Call Volume Approaching Enrollment Deadline

Briefly: Former Kaiser Pharmacist Indicted In Restroom Filming, Child Porn

Briefly: Avoid All Romaine Lettuce Over E. Coli Outbreak

Briefly: Linfield College Pays $14.5 Million For New Home For Nursing Program

Briefly: OHSU Students Hold Free One-Day Clinic

Briefly: Health Authority Names Director Of Benefit Boards

Briefly: OHSU Appoints Senior VP, COO of OHSU Healthcare

Briefly: Uroboros Glass in Portland Poses No Health Threat, State Says

Briefly: Oregon Levies Its Largest Ever Civil Fine On Legacy Health

Briefly: Feds Give Outside In $2.5 Million For Mental Health Program

Briefly: OHSU Opens New Cancer Building On Waterfront

Briefly: Chief Of Surgery At Roseburg VA Resigns

Briefly: Data Breach Could Affect 38,000 Patients At Legacy Health

Briefly: Nurses In The Dalles Reach Tentative Labor Agreement

Briefly: Kaiser Lands $1.4 Million For Opioid Study

Briefly: Feds Give Oregon Community Health Centers $2.3 million

Briefly: Oregon Center for Public Policy Hires New Executive Director

Briefly: PeaceHealth Has New Board Chair

Briefly: Cascadia Behavioral Healthcare Has New Chief Information Officer 

Briefly: Providence Health & Services of Oregon announces new CEO

Briefly: Annual diabetes fundraiser on Saturday in Hillsboro 

Briefly: Portland philanthropist gives Legacy's Good Samaritan $5 million

Briefly: Knute Buehler will protect Medicaid, expand mental health care

Briefly: Nurses at Mid-Columbia Medical Center in Labor Dispute

Briefly: In Sudden Move, OHSU Demotes Chair of Anesthesiology Department

Briefly: Raw Turkey Sickens 90 people, Including in Oregon

Briefly: Sen. Wyden blasts Trump administration over drug pricing plan

Briefly: OHSU Opposes Trump Move Against Affirmative Action

Briefly: Oregon Health Authority releases 2016 hospital data