Hospital Improves Surgical Safety

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Working together is important in almost every career, but in the medical field, and specifically during surgery, communication is vital. That’s why staff at PeaceHealth Sacred Heart Medical Center at RiverBend are making changes to way they communicate in the operating room. “I’ve been a neurosurgeon for 25 years. This is the … Continue reading »

Beavers Lose Mannion to Knee Surgery

CORVALLIS, Ore. — Oregon State head football coach Mike Riley announced after practice Monday that starting quarterback Sean Mannion will undergo surgery on his left knee and will be out indefinitely. Riley told the media that Mannion suffered the injury on a hand-off during the Washington State game on Oct. 6. The 6-foot-5 sophomore from … Continue reading »