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Salem-News.com (Sep-22-2014 19:25)
Flood Risk in Oregon Increases Due to Worse-than-Normal Fire SeasonSalem-News.com
The upcoming rains may be another challenge for many.
(SALEM, Ore.) -
Areas in Oregon downstream of wildfires are at greater risk for flooding this year, and authorities are urging home and business owner in affected areas to purchase flood insurance.
Salem-News.com (Nov-20-2013 20:05)
Registration for Cover Oregon Application Fairs Filling Up Quickly Across the StateSalem-News.com
Prior to arriving at a fair, Cover Oregon asks that people pre-register online for a specific time slot.
Cover Oregon is kicking off the first of six application fairs across the state today to help people apply for health insurance. Interest in the fairs is high and registration time slots are filling quickly. Space is limited and Cover Oregon encourages people who wish to attend an event to pre-register at Application Fairs Registration. Pre-registration is encouraged, but not required. There may also be wait times.
Salem-News.com (Jun-28-2012 13:50)
OHSU Responds to Today`s U.S. Supreme Court Ruling on the Affordable Care ActSalem-News.com
"...we believe that coverage for all Americans is an essential component required for real health reform." - OHSU President Dr. Joe Robertson, M.D., M.B.A.
(PORTLAND, OR) -
This week, Oregon Health & Science University, along with other health care providers across the state, have been closely monitoring the nation's capital for the Supreme Court's ruling on the Affordable Care Act.
Salem-News.com (Sep-08-2011 18:54)
Two Papers Examine Threat to Oregon`s Health Exchange Posed by `Adverse Selection`Salem-News.com
OCPP has published two papers examining the threat that adverse selection poses to Oregon's health exchange.
(SILVERTON, Ore.) -
Established by the 2011 Oregon legislature, the Oregon Health Insurance Exchange is a key part of the state's effort to create affordable, quality health coverage for all Oregonians. It's set to begin operating in 2014.
Salem-News.com (Jul-15-2011 16:38)
Oregon`s High Court Upholds $9 Million Judgment Against Farmer`s InsuranceBy Chris Rizo Salem-News.com
The majority opinion in the case noted that the high court considered the defendant’s arguments in the petition for review.
The Oregon Supreme Court has has upheld a $8.9 million judgment against Farmer’s Insurance Co. of Oregon, following a class action complaint decrying the company’s practices related to payment of personal injury protection (PIP) benefits.
Salem-News.com (Jun-22-2011 16:13)
The Toxic Chinese Drywall ControversyRalph E. Stone Salem-News.com
It is estimated that between 60,000 and 100,000 homes and commercial properties across the United States were made from this material.
(SAN FRANCISCO) -
I first became aware of the problem of toxic drywall manufactured in China during my 2010 visit to New Orleans. Many homeowners rebuilt their homes after Hurricane Katrina in August 2005, and Hurricane Rita in September 2005 using Chinese drywall.
Salem-News.com (Jun-11-2011 22:43)
Mercenary Medical Insurance and Mercenary Medical DoctorsDr. Phil Leveque Salem-News.com
The Medical Insurance Companies are “supposed” to be the advocates between patient and doctor! Surprise! They are not. They are in the same bed.
(MOLALLA, Ore.) -
On June 3rd the Oregonian printed a headline Regence (Medical Insurance) Raised Premiums 22%.
Salem-News.com (Apr-24-2011 23:44)
Special Report The Great Immigration StalemateKent Patterson for Salem-News.com
SB 1070's momentum could be dissipating, but immigration controversies are still stewing.
(LAS CRUCES, N.M.) -
Five years ago, possibly millions of people marched across the US demanding justice for the nation’s estimated 12 million undocumented residents.
Salem-News.com (Jun-20-2010 23:16)
Help a Dad and His Kids Find the American DreamTim King Salem-News.com
7000 miles, 6 games, 3 weeks, 2 kids and one car.
(PORTLAND, Ore.) -
A former U.S. Marine from Oregon and his two kids will set out on a most unique educational and reporting journey.
Salem-News.com (May-08-2010 14:05)
Time to Repeal the Health Insurance Industry`s Antitrust ExemptionRalph E. Stone Salem-News.com
Any comparative analysis of health care systems indicates that the greater the role of private, for-profit health insurance companies in the delivery of health care, the higher the cost.
(SAN FRANCISCO) -
What happened to the "Health Insurance Industry Antitrust Enforcement Act of 2009" (S.1681)?