AARP Statement on Cover Oregon Enrollment Numbers

The Lund Report

AARP Oregon Director of Government Relations Rick Bennett offered the following statement in reaction to the announcement that Cover Oregon and the Oregon Health Plan have enrolled approximately 170,000 Oregonians in health care coverage.


Rate Filings Must Be Public Unless Insurers Can Prove Disclosure Hurts Competition

The Lund Report
The Department of Justice affirmed that the standard is based on a 2007 law; last year, Regence BlueCross BlueShield withheld information from the public in its rate filing.


April 26, 2013 -- Oregon health insurers that want to keep parts of their rate review filings secret may have to show that public disclosure will hurt overall marketplace competition, and not just their own bottom line.


Subscribe to aarp