2017 Regular Session
|At the request of:||(at the request of Senator Elizabeth Steiner Hayward)|
|Regular Sponsors:||Health Care|
|Bill Title:||Relating to the health care workforce; providing for revenue raising that requires approval by a three-fifths majority.|
Establishes Health Care Professional Training Fund.
Requires Oregon Health Policy Board to establish criteria for disbursing moneys in fund as grants or loans to communities that submit plans for addressing health care professional workforce needs in communities and for expanding health care workforce in Oregon. Imposes assessment on health insurers, Public Employees' Benefit Board, Oregon Educators Benefit Board and coordinated care organizations to provide funding for program.
|Fiscal Impact:||Fiscal Impact Issued|
|Revenue Impact:||Revenue Impact Issued|
|Measure Analysis:||Staff Measure Summary / Impact Statements|
|Current Location:||In House Committee|
|Current Committee:||House Committee On Revenue|