Image LATINOS WERE AMONG THE PATIENTS AT AN OHSU VACCINATION CLINIC IN HILLSBORO IN MAY, 2021./JOSH ANDERSEN/OHSU Comparison Of CCO Vaccination Rates Umpqua Health Alliance has the lowest COVID-19 vaccination rate among Oregon's coordinated care organizations at 30%. Aug 23, 2021 Premium Image Gov. Kate Brown | BRADLEY PARKS/OPB Gov. Brown Mandates Vaccination for Health Care, K-12 Workers Oregon acts in face of COVID-19 surge that is swamping hospitals, but it is unclear how school districts, health care providers will enforce the requirement. Aug 19, 2021 Image Latinos were among the patients at an OHSU vaccination clinic in Hillsboro in May. | JOSH ANDERSEN/OHSU The White House Says Boosters for All. Here’s What You Need to Know. The rollout would begin the week of Sept. 20 for U.S. residents 18 and older who received their second shot of the Moderna or Pfizer-BioNTech vaccines at least eight months previously. Aug 18, 2021 Image PHOTO BY LUANN HUNT ON UNSPLASH ‘Tainted’ Blood: COVID Skeptics Request Blood Transfusions From Unvaccinated Donors Experts said that most of the blood supply is from donors who've been fully inoculated and that their blood contains antibodies to COVID-19 but not the vaccine itself. Aug 18, 2021 Image Lynne Terry/The Lund Report Oregon Hospitals, Nurses Warn Of 'New Crisis,' Urge Changes The Oregon Association of Hospitals and Health Systems is still waiting for a response to a letter sent six days ago calling on some rules to be tightened and others to be waived. Aug 18, 2021 Premium Image A health care worker unpacks the Pfizer vaccine at Oregon Health & Science University. | OHSU Federal Vaccine Program Hasn’t Helped Those Whose Lives Were Altered By COVID Shot A federal program compensates people experiencing vaccine injuries, but not injuries from COVID vaccines — not yet, anyway. Aug 18, 2021 Image Snapshot From Southern Oregon: ‘It's Hard To Deal With The Constant Denial’ A 14-year veteran of nursing says the worst part of the job is treating patients who deny they have COVID-19, even on their death bed. Aug 17, 2021 Premium Image John Schnobrich on Unsplash Immunosuppressed People Grapple With Returning To Work While some companies have delayed the return to in-person work, in other offices, immunosuppressed people are left to cobble together their own strategies to minimize their risks. Aug 16, 2021 Image SHUTTERSTOCK 19-Year-Old Dies Of COVID-19 The Union County woman is one of only four Oregonians younger than 20 to die with COVID-19 since the pandemic began. Aug 14, 2021 Image OREGON GOV. KATE BROWN HOLDS A FACE MASK./PAMPLIN MEDIA GROUP State Workers Push Back Against Gov. Brown’s Vaccination Mandate About 70% of Oregon’s 41,000 state workers are already vaccinated, and unions said their members should have a say in the policy. Aug 13, 2021 Premium First page « First Previous page ‹ Previous Page 1 Page 2 Page 3 Current page 4 Page 5 Page 6 Page 7 Page 8 Page 9 … Next page Next › Last page Last » Subscribe to vaccine 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.