Consumer Alert: Surprise Medical Bills Ban Begins Today

OSPIRG is releasing this consumer alert to notify Oregonians about a new law that will protect patients from receiving big surprise out-of-network bills when they receive services at a health care facility that is in their health plan’s network.

Consumer Tips: Keep Your Health Plan or Switch for 2014?

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OSPIRG offers top tips and a checklist to help consumers weigh their options

This December, many consumers have more than just holiday shopping on their to-do lists. Individuals and families who buy their own coverage are also looking at their health insurance options for 2014.


Kitzhaber Administration Takes Action on Health Care Costs

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Oregon Health Policy Board adopts proposal to hold health insurance companies accountable to cut waste and keep down costs

At the direction of Gov. Kitzhaber, the Oregon Health Policy Board has adopted an OSPIRG Foundation-backed proposal to address the rising cost of health care.


OSPIRG to Offer Free Health Insurance Class

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If you or someone you know are one of the thousands of Oregonians who will be signing up for a new health insurance plan in the coming months, then you may be interested in our free class, “So You Need Health Insurance, Now What?” on 


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