Health in Bend, Oregon
Cost of Living,
There are 291 physicians per 100,000 population in Bend, OR. The US average is 261.
Bend, OR Health Index
Air quality in Bend, OR is 84 on a scale to 100 (higher is better). This is based on ozone alert days and number of pollutants in the air, as reported by the EPA.
Water quality in Bend, OR is 60 on a scale to 100 (higher is better). The EPA has a complex method of measuring watershed quality using 15 indicators.
Superfund index is 98 on a scale to 100 (higher is better). This is upon the number and impact of EPA Superfund pollution sites in the county, including spending on the cleanup efforts.
Bend Health SperlingViews
medicare doctors: If you are on medicare good luck in finding a doctor here, they only take a certain percentage of medicare patients, if you're not one of the lucky ones you could go... (read more)"Big City" Pluses in a Little City: Living in the surrounding Bend area gives you the availability of great restaurant food and convenient shopping in a small city atmosphere. Much is going on... (read more)Bye-bye Beautiful Bend: Bend is a beautiful, bustling and friendly town and it is the largest in Central Oregon. However, my husband and I are retirees as well as transplanted Southern... (read more)Have an opinion about Bend? Leave a commentTo See All SperlingViews for Bend Click Here