FBI Is Investigating Improper Cadaver Donations; Legacy Health Subpoenaed

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The FBI is investigating whether bodies from Portland-area funeral homes have been improperly obtained and used for medical research.Documents obtained by WW show a federal grand jury in May subpoenaed records from Legacy Health, a major Oregon health care provider. Whistleblowers have alleged that Legacy Research Institute's body-donation program may have accepted cadavers for research from a ...   More
 
Friday, August 22, 2014 AARON MESH

Legacy Health Systems Accused of Ignoring Safety Concerns

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A former employee of Legacy Mt. Hood Medical Center is accusing the Gresham hospital of ignoring safety issues and firing him after he complained. Christopher Modic, an emergency department nurse supervisor, claims that his supervisor Heather Moon repeatedly discouraged Modic and his staff from filling out reports meant to document hazardous conditions that present a risk to patients. He filed the ...   More
 
Friday, June 20, 2014 SAMANTHA MATSUMOTO

More Big Contributions Roll in for Portland Schools Campaign


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Contributions to the campaign for Portland Public Schools' $548 million construction bond continue to roll in. And these aren't small-time donations. Legacy Health System gave $5,000 recently. Northwest Natural Gas gave $25,000, and Adidas gave $10,000—the same amount as Nike gave last month. The Portland School Board is expected to vote on Jan. 24 whether to couple the bond campaign with ...   More
 
Thursday, January 6, 2011 BETH SLOVIC

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