Category Archive for: ‘Blog’

Press Release: INSURANCE DIVISION: INSURERS MUST PAY FOR TREATMENT OF AUTISM, MENTAL HEALTH CONDITIONS

Please see the following press release related to mental health parity and Autism treatment. http://www.oregon.gov/DCBS/insurance/news/Pages/2014/nov142014.aspx INSURANCE DIVISION: INSURERS MUST PAY FOR TREATMENT OF AUTISM, MENTAL HEALTH CONDITIONS News Release from Oregon Dept. of Consumer & Business Services Posted on FlashAlert: November 14th, 2014 2:50 PM Salem – The Oregon Department of Consumer and Business Services, Insurance Division today issued two bulletins …

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Open Enrollment November 15-December 15

Don’t forget to sign up or reenroll in your coverage through Healthcare.Gov now through December 15!

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OHEA Legislative Kick Off December 1, 6-8pm

Oregon Health Equity Alliance ­ Legislative Kick­Off Event Monday, December 1, 2014, from 6:00pm to 8:00pm Augustana Lutheran Church 2710 NE 14th Ave, Portland FREE RSVP Online ­ space limited Join us as OHEA introduces our 2015 Legislative Platform to improve the lives of communities across Oregon. Network with leaders from OHEA’s 33 member organizations, legislative champions and ally partners. …

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King v. Burwell, the ACA and Oregon

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Read how the Supreme Court hearing the King v. Burwell case may impact the ACA and Oregon in particular as a state that is now using the federal exchange.

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Great interview with author Dr. Atul Gawande on end of life care

Check out Dr. Atul Gawande’s new book on end of life care “Being Mortal” which discusses a Better way to die. Listen to today’s interview on Here & Now. Many case studies of how being person centric, can decrease health care costs.

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