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What They're Watching: Art Suchorzewski

Emily Boerger | Apr 14, 2020 | Oregon

Oregon health bills to watch

Emily Boerger | Jan 30, 2020 | Oregon

5 Things Oregon: Salem insiders, Lessons from CCO 1.0, "One on One Conversations"

| Nov 7, 2019 | Oregon

Next week, we hold our 2019 Oregon State of Reform Health Policy Conference, one of the state's largest, most important health care and health policy events on the calendar.  We'll have almost 400 folks in the room at the Hilton downtown, but it won't be quite the same without you! So,...[ Read More ]

5 Things Oregon: FMAP drop, Sen. Lisa Murkowski, Cost of care

| Oct 9, 2019 | Oregon

We are five weeks out from our annual health policy conference. It is the key revenue generator that funds all of our Oregon health policy reporting and analysis throughout the year. So, thanks for your consideration in joining us. It'll be our 8th conference in Portland, with a strong line up...[ Read More ]

Coordinated care model leads to decreases in unscheduled, preventable hospitalizations

| Oct 9, 2019 | Oregon

Oregon Medicaid enrollees are less likely to make unscheduled trips to the hospital following the implementation of the state’s accountable-care model, new research by Oregon State University shows. The study suggests the Oregon system of coordinated care organizations, or CCOs, which have been serving Medicaid enrollees since 2012, can provide...[ Read More ]

OHA releases 2018 CCO Metrics Report

Emily Boerger | Jul 30, 2019 | Oregon

The Oregon Health Authority released the 2018 CCO Metrics Report on Tuesday, detailing Coordinated Care Organizations’ (CCOs) progress on various quality measures in 2018. The report includes information on Oregon’s pay-for-performance program, where CCOs receive payment based on their performance on specified incentive metrics. The metrics, which are selected by...[ Read More ]

New Report: CCOs lead the way in primary care spending percentage

Emily Boerger | Feb 7, 2019 | Oregon

A recent report from the Oregon Health Authority (OHA) shows Coordinated Care Organizations (CCOs) leading the way in their percent of medical spending on primary care. Made in collaboration with the Department of Consumer and Business Services, the new report utilizes information on primary care spending in 2017. The report...[ Read More ]

Oregon Health Policy Board adopts policy recommendations

| Oct 15, 2018 | Oregon

This press release was provided by the Oregon Health Authority.  On October 15 the Oregon Health Policy Board (OHPB) voted to approve a comprehensive set of policies that will improve the health of Oregon Health Plan (OHP) members, address health disparities, control program costs, and continue to transform health care...[ Read More ]