Image SHUTTERSTOCK Oregon Requires Health Insurers To Cover COVID-19 Vaccination Costs Patients are not charged for the vaccine or the provider’s cost of administering it whether they have commercial insurance, Medicare, Medicaid or no insurance at all. Feb 2, 2021 Image SHUTTERSTOCK Plan To Curb Rise In Health Care Costs Moving To Legislature A committee that first met at the end of 2019 has come up with a proposed program to cap cost increases at 3.4% a year in Oregon. Jan 13, 2021 Premium Image SHUTTERSTOCK The Most Expensive Drug In Oregon Costs $43,000 A Prescription The state released its latest drug transparency data, which shows that Humira, used for rheumatoid arthritis, racked up $81 million in sales over the past year. Nov 20, 2020 Premium Image Nurses at Legacy Good Samaritan Medical Center in Portland. | LYNNE TERRY/THE LUND REPORT Will Ceiling On Growth Of Health Care Costs Hurt Care? A panel that's developing a plan to curb runaway health care costs in Oregon discussed ways to ensure that quality of care won't be compromised and health disparities are reduced. Oct 12, 2020 Premium Image PHOTO BY PEPI STOJANOVSKI ON UNSPLASH Oregon Health Authority Rewards CCOs With Millions But Top Scorer Gets Booted PacificSource fared well but so did PrimaryHealth of Josephine County, which came out on top in the grants but failed to win another CCO contract. Oct 4, 2020 Premium Image Legacy Meridian Park Medical Center Patient Sues Legacy Meridian Park Over Alleged Sexual Abuse By Nurse Jul 21, 2020 Image SHUTTERSTOCK State Shows Bias In Awarding Medicaid Contracts, CCOs Claim Aug 8, 2019 PrimaryHealth, Which Didn't Get A Contract, Leads CCOs For Bonuses Aug 1, 2019 Premium Image CCO service areas. | OREGON HEALTH AUTHORITY Health Authority Approves 15 CCO Applications Jul 9, 2019 Premium Image SHUTTERSTOCK Report: Compared To Other Insurers, CCOs Spend Bigger Share Of Medical Budget On Primary Care Feb 6, 2019 First page « First Previous page ‹ Previous Page 1 Page 2 Page 3 Page 4 Page 5 Page 6 Current page 7 Page 8 Next page Next › Last page Last » Subscribe to Access & Quality Newsletter Sign up for our health news updates. Email Address Get Involved COVERING MEASURE 110Help us investigate the implementation of Oregon’s Drug Addiction Treatment and Recovery Act.SHARE YOUR PERSPECTIVEWhether you work within the health system or experience it as a patient, we want to hear from you.NEWS TIPSSecurely submit an anonymous news tip or confidential document.DONATESupport our journalism by making a tax-deductible gift.