Image SHUTTERSTOCK Multnomah County Far From Opening Classrooms Younger people increasingly are contributing to the spread of COVID-19 in the county, with testing delays hampering contact-tracing efforts. Aug 3, 2020 Image Oregon State University went door to door in Hermiston for a coronavirus study./OSU OSU Estimates 17% Of Hermiston Residents Infected With Coronavirus Gov. Kate Brown pushed Umatilla County to stay-at-home status after learning of a study by Oregon State University. Aug 1, 2020 Image Nurses at Legacy Good Samaritan Medical Center in Portland. | LYNNE TERRY/THE LUND REPORT What Seniors Should Know Before Going Ahead With Elective Procedures To feel comfortable, patients need to take stock of the precautions providers are taking. This is especially true for older adults, who are particularly vulnerable to COVID-19. Jul 30, 2020 Too Few Nurse Practitioners Work In Primary Care In Oregon, Study Shows Just one-quarter of Oregon’s nurse practitioner workforce is actually providing primary care services, according to an analysis by the Oregon Center for Nursing. Jul 30, 2020 Premium Image Alan Weil, editor-in-chief of Health Affairs, talks about health care and racism during an Oregon Health Forum panel on Tuesday, July 28, 2020. | BEN BOTKIN/THE LUND REPORT Health Care Systems Should Allow More Diversity At The Top, Panelists Say The health care industry should share power to address disparities that impact communities of color, panelists said. Jul 28, 2020 Premium Image Alan Weil, editor-in-chief of Health Affairs, talks about health care and racism during an Oregon Health Forum panel on Tuesday, July 28, 2020. | BEN BOTKIN/THE LUND REPORT Health Care Systems Should Allow More Diversity At The Top, Panelists Say Panelists spoke about how the health care industry can address social determinants that disproportionately impact communities of color. Jul 28, 2020 Premium Image Gov. Kate Brown. | JAIME VALDEZ/PORTLAND TRIBUNE Oregon Students May Not Return To Classrooms With Surge In infections If Oregon sees 30 or more coronavirus cases per 100,000 residents over seven days, no public school students will be allowed to reenter classrooms, Gov. Kate Brown said. Jul 28, 2020 Oregon Could Lose Big In ACA Suit The U.S. Supreme Court will decide on a case that could unravel the Affordable Care Act which led to an expansion of Medicaid, which now covers more than 1 million people in Oregon. Jul 27, 2020 Premium Image PHOTO BY ELENA KUCHKO ON UNSPLASH COVID-19 ‘Is Widespread in Multnomah County,’ Official Says Jul 27, 2020 Image Photo of drug-resistant salmonella./Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Oregon Is Hotspot In Nationwide Salmonella Outbreak About 50 people have been sickened in Oregon among more than 200 cases nationwide, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Jul 27, 2020 First page « First Previous page ‹ Previous … Page 13 Page 14 Page 15 Page 16 Current page 17 Page 18 Page 19 Page 20 Page 21 … Next page Next › Last page Last » Subscribe to health care Newsletter Sign up for our health news updates. Email Address Get Involved COVERING MEASURE 110Help us investigate the implementation of Oregon’s Drug Addiction Treatment and Recovery Act.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.