Marion County on Tuesday filed a lawsuit against the Oregon Health Authority in a bid to force the state to treat patients accused of crimes
Rising health insurance premiums are a major reason Oregonians are spending more on health care, a state report said.
A state mental health system that often blocks treatment, with contractors trained by YouTube videos assessing patients, is under review after a whistleblower complained
Oregon’s largest anti-abortion advocacy group wants insurance companies to offer it a special plan that doesn’t cover emergency contraception.
Small employers will pay about 8.1% more for health insurance in Oregon, while individuals will pay about 6.2% more in 2024.
A federal fall vaccination campaign will also include the annual flu short and a newly-approved RSV vaccine.
Hospital leaders said the new measures are part of an overall beefing up of security at Salem Health facilities and clinics over the past year. The July shooting of a security guard at a Portland hospital accelerated some plans.
Secretary of State auditors recommend changes to provide equal prescription access to all Oregon Health Plan members.
Gov. Tina Kotek has signed House Bill 2002, which shores up access to abortions and gender-affirming health care. The bill was a key driver of the Senate Republicans walkout.
Disability Rights Oregon says Marion County judges are undermining an agreement to ease crowding in the Oregon State Hospital