Tara Bannow (Health reporter)

Tara Bannow covers medicine, health care economics and health policy at the The Bulletin. She came to Central Oregon from Iowa, where she covered higher education for the Iowa City Press-Citizen for two years. A Green Bay, Wis.-native, she graduated from the University of Minnesota's journalism school in 2010 and went on to report for the Associated Press in Minneapolis on a temporary basis.

Email: tbannow@bendbulletin.com

Phone: 541-383-0304

Twitter: @tarabannow

Stories by Tara Bannow

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Oregon hospitals begin sharing ER data

Published Sep 18, 2014 at 12:08AM

Medicaid expanding coverage for out-of-hospital births

Published Sep 18, 2014 at 12:11AM / Updated Sep 24, 2014 at 12:11PM


Providers disagree on CCO project

Published Sep 22, 2014 at 12:01AM

Oregon sees 63% drop in uninsured

Published Sep 19, 2014 at 12:01AM


Medicare tightens coverage of speech generating devices

Published Sep 11, 2014 at 12:11AM / Updated Sep 11, 2014 at 05:15AM