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Ask an Expert: Should I put my child on ADHD medication?

Q: “I have long suspected that too many children were given Ritalin and other ADHD medications as a quick fix for minor behavior problems. Now my son has been diagnosed with ADHD, and I'm very conflicted about medicating him. How can I do what's best for my child?”

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In Practice: Profiles of Providence physicians

Patients know them as doctors. Physicians know them as colleagues.Through our ongoing series, we see these Providence providers in another light.

Providence Hospice Bereavement Support Groups

A listing of Providence Hospice Bereavement Support Groups offered in Portland, Yamhill and Clackamas county areas.

PWF Community Center Room Request Form

Use this form to request space at the community center. Space is not guarenteed until you receive a confirmation.

PWF Community Center Building use Procedures

In this packet you will find our procedures for using the building, fees we charge and food service guidelines.

Preparing for your delivery: Resources for new mothers and families

Ready to have your baby? Here's everything you'll need to prepare for delivery at a Providence hospital or medical center.

Pre-Surgery Pediatric Health Status Summary Form

To make sure you get the best, safest care possible, we need some important information about you. Before your child comes to the hospital for surgery, please complete and bring with you a copy of this Pediatric Health Status Summary for children under the age of 13.

Maternity visitation policy

The visitation policy for the maternity department is designed to protect our patients, their families and other visitors.

Cancer case summaries

Data collected by Providence’s Regional Cancer Registry provide detailed information about key tumor types, as treated at our major Providence hospitals in Oregon.

Clinical publications

Learn clinical best practices and the latest advances in techniques, treatments, technology and research. Newsletter articles are reviewed by physician editorial boards and are written by Providence specialists in brain, spine, cancer, orthopedics, and heart and vascular medicine.

Bringing baby home: Instructions for home care

Congratulations on your new baby! We've put together a list of helpful information and links to access Providence postpartum care services.

Proprietary Health Article

What to expect: Helping a loved one through the dying process

This 12-page guide helps caregivers and family members understand the emotional, physical and spiritual aspects of the days and moments before death.

Providence inScope: Palliative care for the living

The March 2013 issue of our clinical news magazine highlights how palliative care is helping patients long before the end of life. Also, new surgical options for herniated disks, settling into a medical home and why one ED doc gets high patient-satisfaction scores.

Can an exercise program ease chemotherapy fatigue?

A study examines the effects of exercise for cancer patients starting chemotherapy. – By Anupama Kurup, M.D., medical oncologist

Birth certificates and social security cards

After your baby is born, the vital records technician at the hospital will give you a birth certificate worksheet that must be completed during your stay as an in-patient of the hospital and returned to the staff before you are discharged from the hospital.

Breast cancer chemoprevention in the spotlight again

After a tentative start, chemopreventive therapies might return to the forefront.  A recent international study reports promising results. – By Ali Conlin, M.D., medical oncologist

A need for speed promotes neurointensive care

Studies find that the relatively new care model for critically ill neurological patients decreases mortality and shortens hospital stays. – By John Zurasky, M.D., neurointensivist

Recommended Resource

Oregon Healthy Kids

Healthy Kids is a health coverage program for uninsured Oregon kids and teens.

Providence medical staff leaders

Meet your hospital's medical executive committee and other physician leaders for 2014.

Clackamas Women’s Services Crisis Line

Our mission is to foster self-empowerment of women and children so they can establish lives free of domestic and sexual violence.

Call: 503-654-2288

American Cancer Society

American Cancer Society’s home page with links to all types of cancer, symptoms, treatment options, statistics trials and ways to contribute.