Press conference with Senators Wyden & Cantwell

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Pre-existing condition protection press conference
Pre-existing condition protection press conference

U.S. Senator Ron Wyden (left) looks on as Senator Maria Cantwell (center left) greets Lindy Suhr of West Linn, before a press conference at OHSU, Friday, July 27, 2018, to discuss pre-existing condition protections in health care. Suhr was one of dozens of people attending the press conference who have an ongoing condition and would be severely impacted by any changes that eliminated protection for pre-existing conditions. (OHSU/Kristyna Wentz-Graff)

Pre-existing condition protection press conference
Pre-existing condition protection press conference

U.S. senators Ron Wyden (at podium) and Maria Cantwell (right) held a press conference at OHSU, Friday, July 27, 2018, to discuss pre-existing condition protections in health care. (OHSU/Kristyna Wentz-Graff)

Pre-existing condition protection press conference
Pre-existing condition protection press conference

U.S. Senators Maria Cantwell (left) and Ron Wyden (right) greet Lindy Suhr of West Linn, following a press conference at OHSU, Friday, July 27, 2018, to discuss pre-existing condition protections in health care. Suhr was one of dozens of people attending the press conference who have an ongoing condition and would be severely impacted by any changes that eliminated protection for pre-existing conditions. (OHSU/Kristyna Wentz-Graff)

Pre-existing condition protection press conference
Pre-existing condition protection press conference

Teryn Suhr of West Linn (left) speaks with her daughter Lindy Suhr, before a press conference at OHSU, Friday, July 27, 2018, to discuss pre-existing condition protections in health care. The Suhr family was part of a crowd of supporters with pre-existing conditions who attended the press conference and would be severely impacted by any changes that eliminated protection for pre-existing conditions. (OHSU/Kristyna Wentz-Graff)

Pre-existing condition protection press conference
Pre-existing condition protection press conference

U.S. senators Ron Wyden (left) and Maria Cantwell (right) held a press conference at OHSU, Friday, July 27, 2018, to discuss pre-existing condition protections in health care. (OHSU/Kristyna Wentz-Graff)

Pre-existing condition protection press conference
Pre-existing condition protection press conference

U.S. senators Ron Wyden and Maria Cantwell held a press conference at OHSU, Friday, July 27, 2018, to discuss pre-existing condition protections in health care. (OHSU/Kristyna Wentz-Graff)

Pre-existing condition protection press conference
Pre-existing condition protection press conference

Jennifer DeVoe, M.D., D.Phil., chair of OHSU Department of Family Medicine, shares stories about patients who delayed accessing care because they feared being diagnosed and having a pre-existing condition on their health record. U.S. senators Ron Wyden and Maria Cantwell held a press conference at OHSU, Friday, July 27, 2018, to discuss pre-existing condition protections in health care. (OHSU/Kristyna Wentz-Graff)

Pre-existing condition protection press conference
Pre-existing condition protection press conference

Jennifer DeVoe, M.D., D.Phil., chair of OHSU Department of Family Medicine, (right) shares stories about patients who delayed accessing care because they feared being diagnosed and having a pre-existing condition on their health record. U.S. senators Ron Wyden and Maria Cantwell held a press conference at OHSU, Friday, July 27, 2018, to discuss pre-existing condition protections in health care. (OHSU/Kristyna Wentz-Graff)

Pre-existing condition protection press conference
Pre-existing condition protection press conference

(Left to right) Pat Janik, Jennifer DeVoe, M.D., D.Phil., and Liliana Morrisey shared stories about the importance of having pre-existing condition protections. Janik lives with severe athritis and Morrisey lives with type 1 diabetes. U.S. senators Ron Wyden and Maria Cantwell held a press conference at OHSU, Friday, July 27, 2018, to discuss pre-existing condition protections in health care. (OHSU/Kristyna Wentz-Graff)

Pre-existing condition protection press conference
Pre-existing condition protection press conference

Liliana Morrisey shares about living with type 1 diabetes and the importance of having pre-existing condition protections in health care. Morrisey spoke at a press conference held by U.S. senators Ron Wyden and Maria Cantwell at OHSU, Friday, July 27, 2018, to discuss pre-existing condition protections in health care. (OHSU/Kristyna Wentz-Graff)

Pre-existing condition protection press conference
Pre-existing condition protection press conference

U.S. Senator Ron Wyden (left) hugs Liliana Morrisey after she spoke about living with type 1 diabetes and the importance of having pre-existing condition protections in health care. Morrisey spoke at a press conference held by U.S. senators Ron Wyden and Maria Cantwell at OHSU, Friday, July 27, 2018, to discuss pre-existing condition protections in health care. (OHSU/Kristyna Wentz-Graff)

Pre-existing condition protection press conference
Pre-existing condition protection press conference

Pat Janik shares about living with severe arthritis and the importance of having pre-existing condition protections in health care. Janik spoke at a press conference held by U.S. senators Ron Wyden and Maria Cantwell at OHSU, Friday, July 27, 2018, to discuss pre-existing condition protections in health care. (OHSU/Kristyna Wentz-Graff)

Pre-existing condition protection press conference
Pre-existing condition protection press conference

Pat Janik shares about living with severe arthritis and the importance of having pre-existing condition protections in health care. Janik spoke at a press conference held by U.S. senators Ron Wyden and Maria Cantwell at OHSU, Friday, July 27, 2018, to discuss pre-existing condition protections in health care. (OHSU/Kristyna Wentz-Graff)