With about two weeks before open enrollment for 2024 begins, the deal affects about 15,000 PacificSource members with Medicare Advantage. The Central Oregon hospital system has not yet reached agreements with Humana, HealthNet and WellCare.
Dave Baden, interim director of the Oregon Health Authority, speaks to the House Interim Committee On Behavioral Health and Health Care on Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2023, about the financial strength of the state’s Medicaid insurers.
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Some is going to school-based prevention programs to reduce the possibility of addiction before it begins, but the question of how to do that is fraught and will involve testing the comfort levels of many parents and local officials
Cross-market mergers raise consumer prices by 10-17%, researchers say, but federal regulators haven't been reviewing them
Jonathan Mroz in Old Town on April 5, 2023, standing on the patch of sidewalk where he was living in tent before he entered a withdrawal management facility two years ago. Today he works just blocks away as a communications specialist for Central City Concern.
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The devices included the popular DreamStation for sleep apnea. ProPublica's investigation included interviews with Oregon physicians Dr. Radhika Breaden and Dr. Robert Lowe, whose patients used the devices before the massive recall.
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