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3D-Printed ventilators

PORTLAND, Ore. — A team at OHSU (Oregon Health & Science University) has developed 3D printed ventilators. In response to the ongoing pandemic, trauma surgeon and OHSU professor Albert Chi, and his team at OHSU have shifted their focus from developing child …

4 cases of COVID-19 in Siskiyou County

SISKIYOU COUNTY, Calif. – There is one new active case of COVID-19 being reported in Siskiyou County. On the afternoon of April 5, Siskiyou County Public Health said there was a total of three confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the county, none …

Providence Medford updates procedures

MEDFORD, Ore. – Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, a Medford hospital is making some changes. Providence Medford Medical Center recently updated its procedures regarding access and visitation as part of their coronavirus response. The hospital posted the following changes Thursday: Some of our …

Confirmed COVID-19 cases in Oregon climb to 65

SALEM, Ore. – There are 18 new confirmed COVID-19 cases in Oregon, bringing the total known cases to 65. The Oregon Health Authority announced the news Tuesday afternoon. The new cases are in the following counties: Clackamas, Marion, Linn, and Washington. OHA …

Tips on how to shop amid coronavirus stockpiling

(CNN) – As Americans hunker-down at home during the coronavirus crisis, many are stocking up on everything from food to cleaning supplies. Sera Tansever wears a mask and gloves when hitting her local grocery store in Washington because she doesn’t want to …