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Keynote: The COVID Pandemic – An International Perspective

Emily Boerger | Sep 29, 2020 | Federal

OHA awards $45 million in health equity grants

Emily Boerger | Sep 28, 2020 | Oregon

OHA hospital financial reports show drop in revenue due to COVID-19

Emily Boerger | Sep 22, 2020 | Oregon

The Oregon Health Authority’s (OHA) first quarter hospital financial reports show a detailed look at the significant impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on hospital revenue and operating margins at the beginning of the year. OHA on Tuesday released the data as an interactive dashboard, allowing users to explore hospital utilization...[ Read More ]

Covered California hits record enrollment

| Sep 22, 2020 | California

Covered California issued a new report on Tuesday that detailed how it set a record for enrollment by meeting the needs of Californians and promoting enrollment in the face of pandemic and recession. The report, “Coverage When You Need It: Lessons From Insurance Coverage Transitions in California’s Individual Marketplace Pre-...[ Read More ]

Poll: Hawaii residents critical of state’s COVID-19 response

Emily Boerger | Sep 22, 2020 | Hawaii

The University of Hawai’i Public Policy Center (PCC) released results from a statewide survey on Monday, highlighting Hawaii residents’ outlooks on the COVID-19 pandemic.     The survey found that Hawaii residents are critical of the state’s response to the pandemic, particularly as it relates to transparency. Nearly half of...[ Read More ]

CMA delivers over $80 million in personal protective equipment

Emily Boerger | Sep 16, 2020 | California

In an update last week, the California Medical Association (CMA) and the California Office of Emergency Services announced they had distributed over $80 million in personal protective equipment (PPE) to almost 15,000 practices in California during a three-week time span. In the early days of the COVID-19 pandemic, PPE shortages...[ Read More ]

Denver Public Schools and Denver Health making health centers available to students

Haley Donwerth | Sep 14, 2020 | Colorado

Fall is looking different for school districts around the country due to the COVID-19 pandemic, but Denver Public Schools (DPS) is working with Denver Health Medical Center to enact health measures for students. Winna MacLaren, Media Relations Manager for DPS, said the district is currently partnering with Denver Health Medical...[ Read More ]

DPHE launches COVID-19 outbreak map

Haley Donwerth | Sep 14, 2020 | Colorado

Colorado's Department of Public Health and Environment officially launched a COVID-19 outbreak map to better track the spread of the disease in real time to compliment DPHE's current COVID-19 Data page. The map will be updated every Wednesday to show new cases, allowing Coloradans to be aware of outbreaks to...[ Read More ]

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