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Registration open—reviewing health policy in the 2021 Oregon legislature

| Apr 15, 2021 | Oregon

Some of Oregon's most influential voices in health policy advocacy will be joining State of Reform on April 23rd. They will be reviewing the progress made during the legislative session and talk through some key policy conversations. During our upcoming Leadership Series, “Reviewing health policy in the 2021 Oregon Legislature”,...[ Read More ]

CareOregon's provider network stabilization plan

Michael Goldberg | May 8, 2020 | Oregon

CareOregon - a nonprofit community benefit company serving approximately 375,000 Oregon Health Plan (Medicaid) and Medicare members - has released a plan detailing how the organization is helping their provider network through the COVID-19 crisis. The plan comes to the fore in a period when insurers are tasked with thinking...[ Read More ]

Senate Health Care Committee hears SB 1551

Madeline Shannon | Feb 6, 2020 | Oregon

The Senate Committee on Health Care heard a bill Feb. 4 that would require the Oregon Health Authority (OHA) to issue financial reports twice a year to health-related committees in the legislature.      The OHA report must include information about financial reporting requirements imposed on coordinated care organizations. The...[ Read More ]

2019 Oregon State of Reform Keynote: One on One; Eric Hunter

Emily Boerger | Nov 27, 2019 | Oregon

Our Lunch Keynote session at the 2019 Oregon State of Reform Conference featured four unique leaders, approaching the challenge of health reform from diverse perspectives. Our host, DJ Wilson, sat down with these leaders where he asked forward-looking questions in hopes of leveraging their experience to better understand the road...[ Read More ]

5 Things Alaska: Becky Hultberg, Budget decisions, Medical tourism

| Aug 27, 2019 | Alaska

While we cover the legislative budget cuts in this issue, we are also connecting dots with Alaska to the Outside, notably Oregon and Mexico. We're also finalizing our list of speakers for our 2019 Alaska State of Reform Health Policy Conference coming up in 5 weeks. So, lots of moving...[ Read More ]

5 Things Oregon: Kitzhaber, Hultberg, Prov/CareOR deal

| Aug 22, 2019 | Oregon

It's been a transformational last few weeks for Oregon health care. From personnel changes to organizational shifts, we cover some of that below - and we don't even touch on the clash between Centene and Portland-area hospitals...   With help from Emily Boerger     1. “Don Quixote” goes to...[ Read More ]