Category Archive for: ‘Act’

September CCO Work Group Meetings

HB 3650, which passed with strong bipartisan support, set a vision for improving health and the quality of care while lowering costs for Oregon Health Plan members.Under HB 3650, local Coordinated Care Organizations (CCOs) would be responsible for administering the delivery of physical, mental, addictions, oral and other health care. These organizations would be given flexibility and incentives for care …

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OHA seeks volunteers for Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee

From the OHA: The Oregon Health Authority is seeking candidates for nomination to the newly established Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee. Committee members serve at the pleasure of the OHA Director and are charged with tasks designed to help the agency increase the quality and lower the costs of health care. Created by legislation during the 2011 session, the Pharmacy and …

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Oregon Exchange seeking consumer advisory committee members

The Oregon Health Insurance Exchange Corporation (Exchange) is seeking applications from qualified and motivated people to serve on the Individual and Employer Consumer Advisory Committee. Please see the attached document for more information and an application form. » Download the application form The Exchange will be a central marketplace for individuals, families and small businesses to have access to affordable, …

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Oregon Health Authority Seeks Public Input


I am on one of the Transformation Committees and just received this from the Oregon Health Authority. All Oregonians should take time to provide input. Dear work group members, The Oregon Health Authority work group public input page is now up and running and ready for public comment at Stakeholders and members of the public are encouraged to respond to …

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Reducing Health IT Disparities: Feds Looking for Comments

The Federal Health IT Strategic Plan was released in March 2011 and it states that it will strive to: Support health information technology (heath IT) benefits for all. All Americans should have equal access to quality health care. This includes the benefits conferred by health IT.: The government will endeavor to assure that underserved and at-risk individuals enjoy these benefits …

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