2011 Regular Session
|At the request of:||(at the request of Governor John A. Kitzhaber for Oregon Health Authority)|
|Regular Sponsors:||(Presession Filed)|
|Bill Title:||Relating to functions of the Oregon Health Authority; appropriating money; and declaring an emergency.|
|Catchline/Summary:||Establishes Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee to perform functions of Drug Use Review Board, which is abolished.
Establishes Health Evidence Review Commission to perform functions of Health Resources Commission and Health Services Commission, which are abolished. Describes dual roles of Oregon Health Authority and Department of Human Services in administering medical assistance program. Permits sharing of information between authority and Department of Human Services for specified reasons. Modifies services provided to persons with developmental disabilities. Prohibits charging hospital for complaint investigations in excess of specified number and for related fees in excess of specified amount. Modifies preferred drug list requirements. Extends end date for authority and department to cross-delegate. Corrects references, updates terminology, makes other technical corrections and creates enabling provisions for authority. Declares emergency, effective on passage.
|Fiscal Impact:||No Fiscal Impact|
|Revenue Impact:||No Revenue Impact|
|Measure Analysis:||Staff Measure Summary / Impact Statements|