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Urge Public Hearing and Work Session on COVID-19 Limited Liability Protections BillThis Legislative Session, the Oregon Medical Association, along with hospitals, clinics, health systems, specialty societies, and other health care … Continue reading OCEP Legislative Action Alert!
“With House Bill 2168, we can learn from another time. We can change the future now, in real time. We can work towards equality – even without a declaration or … Continue reading Legislative Update – Week of June 4th
Legislative Update - Week of April 26 2021 “We have a right to live. As Black Oregonians, we have a right to live.”
The Pediatric Readiness Program is launching a Weight in Kilograms & Weight-based Dosing QI Initiative! Photo by Vidal Balielo Jr. on Pexels.com We would like to invite all Oregon and … Continue reading Pediatric QI Initiative- Weight in Kg
Oregonians have four primary ways to get linked to local vaccine information:1. Get Vaccinated Oregon2. Covidvaccine.oregon.gov "chat bot"3. 211info: Text, Email, Phone (see above)4. Licensed senior facilities: Residents and staff at most … Continue reading Getting your COVID 19 Vaccine in Oregon – March 2021 Updates
“Work, work, work…”Rep. Rachel Prusak, chair of the House Health Care Committee, describes on Twitter how a bill becomes law. There are 150 bills pending in her committee. The Big … Continue reading February 5, 2021 Legislative Update
Suicidal Children in the Emergency Department: Strategies to Evaluate and Manage within a Strained System Date/time: February 11th 8:00-9:00 AM This event has already occured, but for more information on the … Continue reading Pediatric Readiness Events for Feb 2021
“This was a serious, serious breach of trust.” House Speaker Tina Kotek, reporting that Rep. Mike Nearman let right-wing protesters in the Oregon Capitol during the Dec. 21 Special Session … Continue reading January 2021 Legislative Preview
December Special Session and Legislative Update “The vaccine is the light at the end of the tunnel, but we will be in this tunnel for several months. We need to … Continue reading December 2020 Legislative Update