OHA releases quarterly legislative report on Oregon’s health system transformation

OHA releases quarterly legislative report on Oregon’s health system transformation; Additional report released on CCO 2016 mid-year metrics.

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Feds approve continued Oregon innovation to Oregon Health Plan, but no mention of additional money

The federal government has approved Oregon’s request to continue innovations to the Oregon Health Plan, but there’s no mention of additional money to continue the reforms, according to a letter from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services.

The Oregon Health Plan, the state’s version of Medicaid, provides health care services to about 1 million low- income and disabled Oregonians, including about 100,000 Lane County patients.

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