Open Payments System Reopens, Physician Review Period Extended to Sept. 8

CMS has reopened the Open Payments (also known as the Sunshine Act) system late last week for physicians and teaching hospitals to register, review financial payment information received from health... Read more »

New POLST Form Will Be Available October 1

The Oregon POLST Task Force has announced that the 2014 Oregon POLST Form (Version 9) will be released and authorized for use on Oct. 1, 2014. Previous versions of the Oregon POLST Form remain valid. Read more »

It’s Official: Oct. 1, 2015 is the ICD-10 Implementation Date

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services issued a rule on July 31 finalizing Oct. 1, 2015 as the new compliance date for the transition to ICD-10. Make the most of this time and maintain the... Read more »

Membership

With the variety of health care issues facing Oregon right now, it is a critical time for physicians and their patients. The Oregon Medical Association (OMA) invites you to get involved in organized... Read more »

OMA Workshops

To assist Oregon physicians and their staffs in the continued pursuit of excellence, OMA provides a wide range of educational workshops. These valuable learning opportunities are available throughout... Read more »

ICD-10

On October 1, 2015, ICD-9 will be replaced by the ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS code sets which include updated medical terminology and classification of diseases. The transition to ICD-10 will involve... Read more »

Medicaid

The Oregon Health Plan (OHP) provides health care coverage to low-income Oregonians through programs administered by the Division of Medical Assistance Programs (DMAP). Currently, more than 600,000... Read more »

Obesity

Obesity has become a national health crisis. In Oregon, obesity contributes to about 1,400 deaths each year, making it second only to tobacco as the state’s leading cause of preventable death.... Read more »

Opioids

When Oregon made national headlines as having the second highest rate of opioid drug abuse in the nation, it was more than an alarming story to many involved in health care across the state; it was a... Read more »

Prescription Discount Card

This program is being provided to you and your family to help lower your prescription drug costs. Simply create and print your FREE Prescription Drug Card below and receive savings of up to 75% (... Read more »

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