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CCOs tell Oregon Health Authority to keep medicaid local

October 4, 2018 – Portland Business Journal The boundaries and even operators of the Oregon’s 15 coordinated care organizations could change next year, when the Oregon Health Authority awards new five-year contracts. The CCOs have provided care to 1 million Oregonians on Medicaid, coordinating their physical, mental and dental needs, since they were created in 2012. […]

Advanced Health strives to get ahead of the local drug crisis

September 27, 2018 Advanced Health and their community partners are working hard to reduce the amount of overdoses caused by fentanyl. In November, there will be several free public events to raise awareness about drug problems in Southern Oregon with panels hosted by the Department of Corrections, law enforcement, health care providers, and other local […]

OHA OHP Member Survey Shows High Levels of Satisfaction with CCOs

September 11, 2018 OHA conducted a survey among OHP members in late August 2018 to gauge their satisfaction with services, in addition to ways to improve care through CCO 2.0.  Notably, 90 percent of OHP members indicated they were satisfied with the plan and the care they had received.   Read More: OHA News Release: […]

Oregon Health Policy Board Reviews Draft Version of CCO 2.0 Report Set for Finalization Oct. 15

September 11, 2018 The Oregon Health Policy Board received at its Sept. 11 meeting a draft version of the CCO 2.0 report from the Oregon Health Authority detailing recommended policies and policy implementation expectations. A draft Health Equity Impact Assessment, which features input from OHP members, was also included. OHA will make changes to the […]

Trillium to Offer Free Parenting Resources

Trillium and it’s community partners are teaming up to provide parenting resources free of charge for those who have children covered by Trillium, a Medicaid provider. Dr. Thomas Wuest with Trillium said they are currently serving about 90,000 people in Lane and western Douglas counties. Read More: KEZI 9: Medicaid Provider Joins Effort to Offer Parenting […]

Community shows huge support for inaugural ‘Out of the Darkness’ suicide awareness walk organized by Advanced Health

August 10, 2018 A large gathering of supporters joined together for the inaugural ‘Out of the Darkness” suicide awareness walk organized by Advanced Health and its local partners. About 290 people attended the walk that raised over $11,000 for the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) for research, education and support services for all those […]