PAST EVENTS

PAST EVENTS

April 23, 2019: Society Works To Prevent Deaths From Disease, Cars – So Why Not Guns, Panelists Ask

By Alan Brettman Society expects health professionals, government officials and lawmakers to take action to reduce public health risks from ...
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April 10, 2019: T.R. Reid — U.S. Could Provide Health Care For Everyone State By State

by Allan Brettman Industrial nations worldwide offer universal health care in several forms, while the United States lags and may ...
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March 28, 2019: Panel Calls For More Collaboration Among Mental Health Services

By Allan Brettman Mental health services have fallen short for the people who need them most in Oregon — the ...
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January 30, 2019: Oregon Has Public Policy Failure In Response To Addiction Crisis, Panelists Say

By Patrick Evans The Oregon health care system is failing to address the state’s drug and alcohol addiction crisis at ...
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December 11, 2018: Oregon Legislators Detail Their Health Agenda for Upcoming Session

Five Oregon lawmakers, Sen. Laurie Monnes Anderson and Reps. Mitch Greenlick, Cedric Hayden, Rob Nosse and Alissa Keny-Guyer, discussed bills ...
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November 15, 2018: Health Officials, Advocates Urge Portland Mayor To Address Homeless Crisis

Oregon Health Forum attendees urged Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler to immediately address public health crises such as hygiene, public defecation ...
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October 23, 2018: Oregon Health Experts Call for Transparency, Competition, State Action on Drug Pricing

Oregon legislators, health policy analysts and industry experts discussed the barriers to affordable drugs at an Oregon Health Forum breakfast ...
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September 27, 2018: Experts Support Single-Payer Health Care But Would It Work?

Experts at Oregon Health Forum event said a single-payer system would improve access to care, lower costs and ease enrollment, ...
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June 21, 2018: Will CCO 2.0 Go Far Enough?

Leaders push for bridges, not silos, among providers for the next stage of Medicaid in Oregon. PLUS -- Couldn't make ...
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April 27, 2018: Looking Beyond Healthcare in Effort to Improve Health

Panelists at Oregon Health Forum’s Social Determinants of Health breakfast forum said more data is key to addressing the ways ...
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