Image SHUTTERSTOCK Medicaid Enrollment Surges To Nearly 1.3 Million -- 30% of Oregon’s Population State officials say extra federal money has covered the extra cost so far, but that it may not be sufficient in the second half of this year. Mar 25, 2021 Premium Image Oregon State Capitol in Salem. | RENAUDE HATSEDAKIS Oregon Bill Would Expand Medicaid Coverage To Undocumented Adults Gov. Kate Brown supports a pilot project to spend $10 million on coverage to 2,000 adults, building on a program that now covers undocumented children in the state. Mar 16, 2021 Premium Image SHUTTERSTOCK Oregon Health Leaders Seek More Flexibility On Medicaid Spending The state wants its next five-year Medicaid plan, that has to be approved by federal authorities, to allow for spending on housing, for example. Mar 5, 2021 Premium Image SHUTTERSTOCK Oregon Considers Using Medicaid Money On Housing, Other Non-Medical Work Oregon officials are drafting the state's next five-year Medicaid plan for review and approval by federal authorities who control the purse strings. Mar 5, 2021 Premium Image Trillium's offices in Eugene. | CHRISTIAN WIHTOL/THE LUND REPORT State Regulators Fault Trillium’s Portland-Area Medicaid Program - Again Trillium appears substantially short of meeting standards set by the Oregon Health Authority for the Oregon Health Plan, documents show. Dec 7, 2020 Premium Image LYNNE TERRY/THE LUND REPORT Gov. Brown’s Medicaid Budget Would Crimp Hospitals, Insurers A hospital industry group criticizes the proposed cuts in Medicaid reimbursement rates following a rough year for hospitals that have seen reduced revenue from elective procedures. Dec 1, 2020 Premium Image PETER BUCKS ON UNSPLASH Trillium Draws Few Medicaid Members In Portland Area The for-profit Medicaid insurer also lags in attracting members in Lane County where it once held a monopoly. Nov 16, 2020 Premium Image Vaping appears to be on the rise. | KRISTIAN FODEN-VENCIL/OPB Election Likely To Hand Budget Writers $330 Million, Mostly For Medicaid The revenue is projected to stem from the passage of Measure 108, which raises tobacco taxes and creates a new tax on vaping products. Nov 5, 2020 Image SHUTTERSTOCK Oregon’s Medicaid Ranks Rise Past 1.2 Million The state expects to have enough money to pay for the added members through March 31, thanks to emergency funding from the federal government. Oct 19, 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 First page « First Previous page ‹ Previous … Page 2 Page 3 Page 4 Page 5 Current page 6 Page 7 Page 8 Page 9 Page 10 … Next page Next › Last page Last » Subscribe to Oregon Health Plan 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.