OHSU News

Happy Saturday! Here are this week’s top stories in OHSU News.

OHSU COVID-19 vaccine policy implementation, operations update

OHSU COVID-19 vaccine policy implementation, operations update

To help ensure our hospitals and clinics remain as safe as possible for the long term, OHSU requires all members – employees and learners institution-wide – be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 or receive an approved medical or religious exception. The deadline was set for Oct. 18, 2021.
NIH taps OHSU to study impacts of substance use, environment on the developing brain

NIH taps OHSU to study impacts of substance use, environment on the developing brain

Longitudinal, multisite project to monitor neurodevelopmental outcomes of children exposed to substances in utero.
COVID-19 booster shots approved

COVID-19 booster shots approved

COVID-19 booster shots recommended for all adults who received Johnson & Johnson vaccination, many adults who received Moderna, Pfizer vaccinations.
OHSU board of directors gets financial, equity updates

OHSU board of directors gets financial, equity updates

University regaining financial stability despite the COVID-19 pandemic.
COVID-19 fatigue begins to set in despite extreme demand on Oregon hospitals

COVID-19 fatigue begins to set in despite extreme demand on Oregon hospitals

Updated forecast reveals Oregon may be at a tipping point for another surge in transmissions.
OHSU coronavirus (COVID-19) response

OHSU coronavirus (COVID-19) response

Last updated Monday, May 23, 2022.