health care

Consumer-employed provider audit

State fails to protect frail residents from potential harm, audit finds (Oregonian, 10/4/17)

Audit: DHS should improve oversight of in-home care (Portland Tribune, 10/5/17)

Consumer-employed provider program needs immediate action to ensure in-home care consumers received required care and services [PDF] (2014) Oregon Audits Division

Medicaid eligibility

OHA says it met Brown’s Medicaid deadline (Bend Bulletin, 8/31/17)

Oregon removes nearly 55,000 people from Medicaid after they failed eligibility checks (Oregonian, 9/1/17)

OHA says it has cleared its Medicaid eligibility backlog (Portland Tribune, 8/31/17)

OHA finds 23K no longer qualified for Medicaid as it works through backlog (Portland Business Journal, 9/1/17)

Action plan preliminary report [PDF] (2017) Oregon Health Authority