HONOLULU -- The Department of Human Services (DHS) is pleased to announce that Judy Mohr Peterson, Ph.D., will join the department as the new Med-QUEST Division (MQD) Administrator. Dr.
New labor rules that require the state to pay at least minimum wage for all hours worked, pay for travel time, and pay overtime for all hours over 40, would still cost the state’s general fund about $19 million a year, down from the $38 million first feared.
The Oregon Department of Human Services has sketched out some policy proposals that would cut in half the state’s costs for adhering to the Obama administration’s new interpretation of the Fair Labor Standards Act.
Jody Mohr Peterson is Assistant Director of the Department of Human Services in charge of the Division of Medical Assistance Programs