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).
What: A public meeting of the Oregon Immunization School/Children’s Facility/College Law Advisory Committee
The Oregon Health Authority Certificate of Need Program issued a proposed decision today to Lifeways, Inc.
The Oregon Immunization Program is reminding parents that children will not be able to attend school or child care starting Feb. 21--School Exclusion Day--if their records on file show missing immunizations.
What: A public meeting of the Incentives and Funding Subcommittee of the Public Health Advisory Board
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."
When: Thursday, January 25, 1-3 p.m.