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Blood supply sinks to crisis level (access required)

Blood supply sinks to crisis level By Catherine Sweeney The Journal Record OKLAHOMA CITY – Frigid weather, icy streets and school closures have prevented hundreds of blood donations, but a few people still made it out on Thursday. Stephanie Remer, a ...

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Dept. of Health CFO quits (access required)

Dept. of Health CFO quits By Catherine Sweeney The Journal Record OKLAHOMA CITY – One of the executives leading the Oklahoma State Department of Health’s path to financial recovery resigned Thursday, raising concerns that high-ranking officials were compromising a criminal ...

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OU Medicine takes over hospital management (access required)

OU Medicine takes over hospital management By Brian Brus The Journal Record OKLAHOMA CITY – The newly formed OU Medicine Inc. took over management of the University of Oklahoma’s hospital system from HCA Healthcare on Thursday. The changeover took place ...

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Bill would force doctors to call police (access required)

Bill would force doctors to call police By Catherine Sweeney The Journal Record OKLAHOMA CITY – A bill filed this year could help medical professionals breathe a little easier when they advocate for victims. State Sen. Ervin Yen, R-Oklahoma City, introduced ...

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Bill would reroute TSET funds (access required)

Bill would reroute TSET funds By Catherine Sweeney The Journal Record OKLAHOMA CITY – A new bill would change how Oklahoma spends its tobacco settlement money, but unlike other proposals, it wouldn’t take money out of the endowment trust. Senate Bill 1149 would ...

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