healthcare

Rep. Walden gives update on healthcare legislation

Washington, D.C. – Oregon’s U.S. Representative Greg Walden (R-Hood River) provided an update on the House Energy and Commerce Committee’s work on healthcare during a news conference. When speaking about the potential repeal or replacement of former President Barack Obama signature healthcare …

Ashland health care vote

Ashland, Ore. — Ashland voters may get to vote on a measure that would ask the Oregon Legislature to act on health care coverage. Councilor Carol Voisin is requesting a resolution to be placed on the November 2016 ballot to ask the …

Urgent care cost on the rise

(CNBC) — The latest research shows that doctor’s office visits are down and trips to urgent care are on the rise. The clinics are much cheaper than emergency room visits, and very convenient. “I can just walk into an urgent care, it’s …

Supreme Court considers Obamacare challenge

Washington, D.C. (NBC News) — The sixth anniversary of Obamacare was marked Wednesday by its fourth challenge at the U.S. Supreme court. The deep divisions of opinion on display outside were seemingly reflected by the justices inside in a showdown pitting birth …

Republican’s plan to repeal Obamacare

Later today Republicans are holding what they call and “enrollment ceremony” to get rid of Obamacare. After dozens of attempts, that bill is headed to the president’s desk today – where it’s going… Nowhere. Congress passed it. The President won’t sign it. …