Oregon Health Authority
The Health Evidence Review Commission (HERC) today voted unanimously to update Oregon Health Plan (OHP) coverage for neck and back pain, by removing requirements for opioid tapering. The change will be effective October 1.
The Oregon Health Authority uncovered a phishing incident at Oregon State Hospital that affected one staff person’s email box. That email box contained patients’ health information protected under the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA).
The Oregon Health Authority Certificate of Need Program issued a proposed decision today to Lifeways, Inc.
What: The quarterly meeting of the state Dental Pilot Project Advisory Committee; the meeting will cover Dental Pilot Project #100, "Oregon Tribes Dental Health Aide Therapist Pilot Project."
What: A public meeting of the Accountability Metrics Subcommittee of the Public Health Advisory Board
Agenda: Approve September meeting minutes; approve local public health process measures
What: The quarterly public meeting of the Healthcare-Associated Infections Advisory Committee
What: The quarterly meeting of the state Dental Pilot Project Advisory Committee. The meeting will cover Dental Pilot Project No. 100, "Oregon Tribes Dental Health Aide Therapist Pilot Project."