Oregon Health Policy Board to Hold Monthly Meeting July 2 in Portland

What: The Oregon Health Policy Board will hold its monthly meeting July 2 in Portland. The board will hear recommendations from the Medicaid Advisory Committee on accelerating person- and family-centered engagement for members of the Oregon Health Plan. It will also begin developing a work plan to address Governor Kitzhaber’s request that the board make recommendations about coordinated care model alignment and on strategies regarding cost shifting, decreasing premiums and increasing transparency and accountability. Public testimony will be heard during the meeting, beginning at 11:45 a.m.

When: Tuesday, July 2, 8:30 a.m. to noon

Where: Market Square Building, ninth floor, 1515 S.W. Fifth Ave, Portland. The meeting will also be available via live Web stream. A link to the live stream and a recording of the meeting will be posted on the board’s meeting page atwww.oregon.gov/oha/OHPB/Pages/2013-OHPB-Meetings.aspx

Agenda:

Legislative update

Medicaid Advisory Committee recommendation on OHP members’ person- and family-centered engagement

Work plan to address Governor's request – rate review, transparency, accountability and cost shift

Draft charter and charge, coordinated care model alignment group

Transparency framework discussion

Public testimony

For more information on the meeting, visit the board’s meeting page at www.oregon.gov/oha/OHPB/Pages/2013-OHPB-Meetings.aspx.

The meeting site is accessible to persons with disabilities. Individuals requiring accommodation may request alternate formats, sign language interpreters, physical accessibility, or other reasonable accommodations by calling the Oregon Health Authority at 1-800-282-8096 at least 48 hours before the meeting.

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