In case you missed it, Oregonians now have an extension to apply for Cover Oregon. Jeff Manning, Yuxing Zheng and The Associated Press covered this in "Feds let Cover Oregon extend health insurance enrollment until April 30" at Oregon Live on 3-26-14. LEARN MORE 

With more Oregonians having insurance, more doctors are needed. Sherri Buri McDonald's article "Doctors in Demand" in The Register-Guard on 3-20-14 focuses on Lane county. CHECK OUT  

The "Best Hospitals in Oregon: Most Affordable Hospitals" by Napala Pratini was posted by Nerdwallet on 3-17-14. This top 10 list, predominately in the Portland area and the valley, provides useful indicators of what each hospital excels doing and patient satisfaction. It lacks specific costs, as well as negative indicators. READ MORE    


Posted on March 28, 2014 .