Health care

Health care
Dick Sass launches innovation fund
July 2010
Friday, June 25, 2010

0710_ATS04Dick Sass, 67, recently partnered with medical devices expert Brian Brandell and longtime Portland investors Wayne Embree and Brock Metcalf to launch the Biomed Innovation Fund. His goal is to raise $20 million to help young companies that have developed “extraordinary technologies.”

Read more...
 
Romanian immigrants dominate adult foster care niche
July 2010
Thursday, June 24, 2010

0710_Romanian01Some 85% of the 900 adult foster homes in metropolitan Portland are owned by first- and second-generation Romanians. “They dominate the industry here,” says Grover Simmons, a lobbyist for the Independent Adult Foster Home Association of Oregon.

Read more...
 
Powerlist: Hospitals
July 2010
Thursday, June 24, 2010
icon-powerlist

RANKED BY TOTAL OPERATING EXPENSE

Read more...
 
Death with Dignity, for a price
High Five
Thursday, June 24, 2010
A Portland psychiatrist plans to open End of Life Consultants LLC., a business which aims to help patients end their lives.
Read more...
 
Patients rate hospitals
High Five
Wednesday, June 23, 2010
Portland-area hospitals are being judged by a new rating system based on patient's experiences.
Read more...
 


Page 38 of 60