Latest stories from Oregon

Relief nursery transforms lives of young children at risk for abuse and neglect

Raising children can be overwhelming for many parents. But, for those parents facing immense stress—whether it’s due to growing up in poverty or at the hands of an abuser, or suffering from depression or addiction issues—it can be difficult to break the cycle …
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Knowing our communities to improve health

The Community Health Needs Assessment is an inclusive process that helps us develop programs to keep people healthy …
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Healing families with nutritious food

When single mom Seswaness Eaglepipe and her two daughters were suffering from migraines and nausea, she went to the Providence Family Medicine clinic in Portland, Ore. for help. The medical assistant asked her if she worries about not having enough money to buy food …
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About Providence Health & Services in Oregon

Providence Health & Services in Oregon offers a comprehensive array of health and education services through its eight hospitals, 90 medical clinics, health plans, long-term care facilities and home health services. With more than 19,000 caregivers (all employees), Providence is the state’s largest private employer.