+ − Legislators (5) OR - Senator Laurie Monnes Anderson (D) Title: Chair OR - Senator Jeff Kruse (R) Title: Vice-chair OR - Senator Tim Knopp (R) Title: Member OR - Senator Chip Shields (D) Title: Member OR - Senator Elizabeth Steiner Hayward (D) Title: Member + − Bills Assigned (106) OR - HB2020 Requires Oregon Health Authority to convene committee to advise authority in adopting rules governing authority's on-site quality assessments of organizations that provide mental health or chemical dependency treatment. OR - HB2092 Requires Oregon Health Authority to establish and administer injury and violence prevention program. OR - HB2104 Revises definition of "medical imaging" to include medical imaging procedures not related to clinical diagnosis and treatment. OR - HB2122 Prohibits transfer of provider's enrollees from one managed care organization to another managed care organization with which provider contracts if provider's contract with transferring organization is terminated for just cause and organization has notified Oregon Health Authority that contract was terminated for just cause. OR - HB2128 Requires Oregon Health Insurance Exchange Corporation to consult Oregon Educators Benefit Board and other specified stakeholders on plans offered through exchange to educators. OR - HB2131 Requires certain information pertaining to bedbug infestations to be held confidentially by public health authorities and exempts information from disclosure under public records law. OR - HB2132 Directs executive director of Oregon Health Insurance Exchange Corporation to report to Legislative Assembly on efforts made to coordinate eligibility determination and enrollment processes for qualified health plans and state medical assistance program. OR - HB2081 Modifies exemptions to prohibition against practice of psychology or representation as psychologist without license. OR - HB2089 Authorizes lay representation of Oregon Health Authority and Department of Human Services at contested case hearings by representatives from either agency in specified circumstances. OR - HB2094 Authorizes Public Health Officer to carry out specified duties under federal Ryan White CARE Act. OR - HB2082 Creates and modifies definitions related to social work. OR - HB2093 Makes changes to provisions of law related to vital statistics to reflect 2011 Revision to Model State Vital Statistics Act. OR - HB2101 Consolidates provisions relating to Oregon Health Licensing Agency's authority over certificates, permits, licenses and registrations and fees collected for certificates, permits, licenses and registrations. OR - HB2348 Creates Task Force on Future of Public Health Services to study regionalization and consolidation of public health services and future of public health services in Oregon in order to make recommendations for legislation. OR - HB2102 Modifies provisions related to athletic trainer registration. OR - HB2124 Eliminates from impaired health professional program requirement that employers of program participants establish minimum training requirements for supervisors of participants. OR - HB2134 Requires Oregon Health Authority and Department of Human Services to adopt by rule, using advisory committee, uniform standards for collection of data on race, ethnicity, preferred languages and disability status in surveys and in all programs in which authority or department collects, records or reports such data. OR - HB2280 For community-based health care improvement program, modifies definition of "qualified employer" and authorizes continuation coverage for employee who was enrolled in program and whose employment terminates. OR - HB2329 Designates November of each year as Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Awareness Month. OR - HB2385 Removes, from health insurance coverage requirements for chemical dependency and mental or nervous conditions, exemption for treatment resulting from conviction of driving while under influence of intoxicants. OR - HB2611 Provides that certain boards may adopt rules under which board may require person authorized to practice profession regulated by board to receive cultural competency continuing education. OR - HB2612 Provides that postpartum mother may remove placenta from health care facility pursuant to rules adopted by Oregon Health Authority. OR - HB2622 Changes definition of "physician" to include podiatrist, if context in which term "physician" is used does not authorize or require person to practice outside scope of license to practice podiatry, for purposes of subjecting podiatrists to statutes regulating physicians. OR - HB2678 Authorizes person licensed in practice of physical therapy in another jurisdiction to provide physical therapy services to individual employed by or affiliated with touring theater company, performing arts company, athletic team or athletic organization. OR - HB2684 Changes circumstances under which licensed physical therapist must refer person to medical doctor, osteopathic physician, chiropractic physician, podiatric physician and surgeon, naturopathic physician, dentist, physician assistant or nurse practitioner. OR - HB2691 Exempts nonresident nurse from Oregon licensing requirement if nurse is licensed and in good standing in another state, nurse is practicing in this state without compensation on no more than two temporary assignments not to exceed five days in any 12-month period and assignments are for general public benefit. OR - HB2714 Authorizes pharmacy to perform certain tests and examinations if pharmacy obtains waiver from United States Department of Health and Human Services and complies with applicable federal regulations. OR - HB2740 Authorizes State Board of Pharmacy to waive requirement for distribution of prescription drugs under Charitable Prescription Drug Program if board determines that waiver is in interest of public health and safety. OR - HB2768 Modifies definitions and licensure requirements for professions regulated by Oregon Board of Licensed Professional Counselors and Therapists. OR - HB2946 Repeals sunset on prohibition against dental services contract restricting price charged by provider for service not covered by contract. OR - HB2947 Repeals provision authorizing Oregon Health Authority to approve pilot projects under which dental health coordinators receive training and certification for purpose of educating communities on dental health. OR - HB2948 Authorizes dentists licensed in other countries to participate in educational activities related to dentistry that occur in this state. OR - HB2969 Requires insurer that provides coverage of ambulance care and transportation to indemnify provider of ambulance care and transportation directly. OR - HB2992 Authorizes Oregon Health Authority to operate Farm Direct Nutrition Program to enable participants in Women, Infants and Children Program to purchase fresh produce at farmers' markets or roadside stands and to operate Senior Farm Direct Nutrition Program to enable low income seniors to purchase fresh produce at farmers' markets or roadside stands. OR - HB2896 Prohibits entity doing business in this state as tanning facility from allowing person who is under 18 years of age to use tanning device that is owned or operated by entity, except under specified circumstance. OR - HB2902 Requires insurers to reimburse physician assistants and nurse practitioners in independent practices at same rate as physicians for same services. OR - HB3128 Designates March of each year as Multiple System Atrophy Awareness Month. OR - HB3244 Directs Department of Human Services to recommend policies to integrate system of services and support for runaway and homeless youth who are 0 through 17 years of age and for youth who are 18 through 20 years of age who continue to be or who become homeless. OR - SB2 Establishes Scholars for a Healthy Oregon Initiative to provide free tuition and fees for certain students in health care disciplines in exchange for student commitment to work in underrepresented locations after graduation. OR - SB4 Appropriates moneys to Department of Human Services to provide mental health and addiction services to seniors and persons with disabilities. OR - HB3345 Provides for regulation of persons that engage in recovery or distribution of anatomical material from donors for research or education purposes other than transplanting anatomical material or therapy. OR - HB3474 Allows student or parent or legal guardian of student to request that student not participate in mental health screening conducted for all students in specified grade or classroom. OR - SB123 Requires Department of Human Services to adopt rules to establish Oregon Foster Children's Bill of Rights. OR - HCR26 Urges Oregonians to ensure that all families have means to raise their children in healthy environment. OR - HCR16 Recognizes addiction as disease. OR - HCR17 Declares commitment of Legislative Assembly to making lung cancer awareness public health priority. OR - HJM14 Urges Congress to enact legislation permitting negotiation of drug prices and rebates on behalf of Medicare recipients. OR - SB8 Removes certain restrictions on authority of certified nurse practitioner or certified clinical nurse specialist to dispense prescription drugs. OR - SB21 Requires Department of Human Services to develop plan for improving long term care system in Oregon. OR - SB22 Removes references to Eastern Oregon Training Center and references to operation of state training center by Department of Human Services. OR - SB325 Extends sunset for tax credit for practice of rural medicine. OR - SB362 Requires Oregon Health Authority to provide medical assistance to specified number of women for breast and cervical cancer screenings under Oregon Breast and Cervical Cancer Program. OR - SB365 Establishes requirements for coverage of applied behavior analysis for treatment of autism spectrum disorders by health benefit plans, health care service contractors, Public Employees' Benefit Board and Oregon Educators Benefit Board. OR - SB166 Requires insurer that elects to communicate with insureds electronically to allow insured to opt out of electronic communication in favor of regular mail when applying for coverage or coverage renewal. OR - SB172 Directs Oregon Health Authority to adopt rules requiring all infants born at birthing facilities located in this state to be screened for congenital heart defects. OR - SB101 Eliminates from impaired health professional program requirement that employers of program participants establish minimum training requirements for supervisors of participants. OR - SB107 Modifies certain provisions relating to Nursing Home Administrators Board, Respiratory Therapist and Polysomnographic Technologist Licensing Board, Board of Cosmetology, Board of Body Art Practitioners and Oregon Health Licensing Agency. OR - SB108 Authorizes Oregon Board of Naturopathic Medicine to require person disciplined by board to pay reasonable costs of disciplinary hearing. OR - SB109 Authorizes designees of Oregon Board of Naturopathic Medicine to issue subpoenas for purpose of investigating alleged violations of laws relating to naturopathic medicine. OR - SB132 Changes certain documentation that must be submitted to school administrator for purpose of opting out of immunizations. OR - SB136 Provides that Oregon State Board of Nursing may authorize certified registered nurse anesthetists to prescribe prescription drugs under specified circumstances. OR - SB169 Requires Oregon Health Authority, by February 1, 2015, to report to Legislative Assembly on prevalence of and costs related to prediabetes and diabetes in Oregon and on strategic plan to address prediabetes, diabetes and diabetes-related complications. OR - SB210 Authorizes certified registered nurse anesthetists to deliver certain services without medical collaboration in connection with procedures performed in location at which medical, surgical or dental services are rendered, other than ambulatory surgical center or hospital. OR - SB281 Adds post-traumatic stress disorder to definition of "debilitating medical condition" for purposes of statutes authorizing medical use of marijuana. OR - SB336 Eliminates requirement for special relationship to establish liability of local government for economic injuries incurred by person acting in good faith reliance on negligent misrepresentation by local government of effect of comprehensive plan and land use regulations. OR - SB626 Expands duties of Long Term Care Ombudsman to address needs of residents of care facilities who have mental illness or developmental disabilities. OR - SB167 Allows Public Health Director to authorize pharmacists to administer vaccines to persons three years of age or older during disease outbreak or public health emergency. OR - SB284 Directs Oregon Health Authority to conduct study on feasibility of requiring all infants born in this state to be screened for lysosomal storage disorders. OR - SB373 Requires coordinated care organization, by July 1, 2014, to contract with every dental care organization providing dental care in geographic area served by coordinated care organization, unless dental care organization agrees not to contract with coordinated care organization. OR - SB375 Establishes Stroke Care Committee in Oregon Health Authority. OR - SB379 Limits patient data that must be reported to Oregon Health Authority by providers of mental health and addiction services. OR - SB382 Directs Department of Consumer and Business Services and Oregon Health Authority to jointly develop form that providers in this state may use to request prior authorization for prescription drug benefits. OR - SB384 Requires Oregon Health Authority to prescribe criteria for training on treatment of opiate overdose and specifies requirements for training. OR - SB387 Requires permit to operate massage facility. OR - SB420 If mammogram shows dense breast tissue, requires facility that performed mammogram to notify patient of results and possible increased risk of breast cancer and to advise patient to contact patient's health care provider regarding appropriateness of supplemental testing. OR - SB436 Requires coordinated care organizations to include in community health improvement plan strategy for use of school-based health centers . OR - SB450 Establishes Task Force on the Delivery of Human Services. OR - SB456 Appropriates moneys from General Fund to Oregon Health Authority for nutrition program for low-income seniors. OR - SB457 Prohibits insurer from denying coverage under health benefit plan for covered services provided to person in custody of county sheriff. OR - SB460 Restricts substitution of biosimilar product for prescribed biological product. OR - SB470 Modifies, for purposes related to prescription monitoring program, definition of "practitioner." Requires additional information related to dispensed prescription drugs to be reported to Oregon Health Authority under prescription monitoring program. OR - SB490 Requires entity advertising and providing specified health services to provide notices and disclosures about nature of services. OR - SB491 Permits minor 14 years of age or older to obtain, without parental knowledge or consent, outpatient diagnosis or treatment of mental or emotional disorder or chemical dependency from professional counselors and marriage and family therapists licensed by Oregon Board of Licensed Professional Counselors and Therapists. OR - SB539 Requires Department of Consumer and Business Services to apply to United States Secretary of Health and Human Services to participate in wellness program demonstration project. OR - SB568 Requires Oregon Health Authority to adopt dispute resolution process to resolve disputes involving termination, extension or renewal of contract between health care entity and coordinated care organization. OR - SB548 Modifies circumstances in which person issued dental instructor's or dental hygiene instructor's license may practice dentistry. OR - SB559 Requires Department of Human Services to provide adults with developmental disabilities needing comprehensive services at least three options for placement prior to initial placement or transfer, subject to exceptions. OR - SB601 Authorizes relative caregiver with whom minor child lives to consent to medical treatment and educational services for minor child if consent of legal parent or guardian cannot be obtained after reasonable efforts. OR - SB569 Requires Oregon Health Authority to adopt uniform documentation requirements for credentialing providers of telemedicine services. OR - SB572 Requires hospital to implement safe patient handling policy. OR - SB604 Requires Oregon Health Authority to establish program for purpose of providing to credentialing organizations access to information that is necessary to credential or recredential health care practitioners. OR - SB621 Requires Director of Oregon Health Authority to appoint members to advisory committees or subcommittees of Health Evidence Review Commission if commission determines it lacks required expertise or upon request by interested outside party. OR - SB640 Requires Department of Human Services to assess support needs of each adult with developmental disability who is receiving comprehensive services and pay service rate to service provider that is sufficient to meet assessed support needs. OR - SCR6 In memoriam: William E. Connor, M.D., 1921-2009. OR - SCR1 Supports adoption of State Plan for Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementias in Oregon. OR - SB843 Creates Work Group on Corrections Health Care Costs. OR - SB806 Authorizes individual licensed to practice medicine or podiatry in another state or country to provide health care services for out-of-state athletic team under certain circumstances. OR - SB728 Establishes State Trauma Advisory Board within Oregon Health Authority. OR - SB725 Specifies terms for contracts entered into between Oregon Health Authority and coordinated care organizations. OR - SB722 Directs Oregon Health Authority to prepare human papillomavirus and comprehensive related cancer control plan as addendum to Oregon Comprehensive Cancer Plan. OR - SB802 Defines "dentist of record." Provides that institution or program accredited by Commission on Dental Accreditation of American Dental Association does not need to name actively licensed dentist as dental director of dental offices or clinics owned or operated by institution or program. OR - SB757 Authorizes Oregon Health Authority to operate Senior Farm Direct Nutrition Program providing financial support for qualifying seniors to purchase locally produced fresh food at farm product outlets. OR - SB777 Modifies meeting requirements for Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee of Oregon Health Authority. OR - SB753 Requires Oregon Health Authority to request specified information from potential contractors and, if certain conditions are met, to request proposals to establish and operate systems and technologies designed to detect and prevent improper payments in state medical assistance program. OR - SB724 Requires Oregon Health Authority to establish method for accounting for coordinated care organization's costs in providing innovative, nontraditional health services. OR - SB823 Requires Oregon Health Authority to create new programs and expand existing programs to increase capacity statewide to provide mental health services and serve individuals with mental illness.