Changes Coming for Transgender Community

ASHLAND, Ore. — The Oregon Health Plan is making big changes to support transgender patients, covering gender reassignment surgery and hormone therapy for the first time. The change in coverage, which is expected to cost about $150,000 out of the program’s $12 billion annual budget, could be life-saving according to many in the transgender community. … Continue reading »

Flu Shot Offered To Children On OHP

MEDFORD, Ore.– Health officials have reported the flu season came earlier than usual this year. Flu shots have been hard to come by in the Rogue Valley, so one organization is giving away flu vaccines for free to children who other wise may not be able to get one. Community Health Center in Medford is offering … Continue reading »