OHP Partnership with Clinics

MEDFORD, Ore. — Aside from raising the income level, adding on dental coverage and other benefits, the Oregon Health Authority is also helping to fund health care positions in local clinics. January 1st, OHP will pay what they are calling non-medical coaches to change the way those on the plan get health care. The funds … Continue reading »

Cover Oregon Rolls Out Tuesday

MEDFORD, Ore. — Patients and medical providers across the state are getting ready for the launch of Cover Oregon this week. Cover Oregon is the state’s version of the Affordable Care Act. If you have health insurance and you’re happy with that insurance, you won’t be affected at all, but those who don’t have insurance … Continue reading »

Local Clinics Get “Cover Oregon” Grants

MEDFORD, Ore. — Four clinics in Southern Oregon qualify for a grant to help connect residents to “Cover Oregon,” which is the new online health insurance marketplace. Cover Oregon is supposed to go live later this year. The U.S. Department of Health And Human Services announced the health centers are eligible for an additional $2.8 … Continue reading »

Flu Shot Offered To Children On OHP

MEDFORD, Ore.– Health officials have reported the flu season came earlier than usual this year. Flu shots have been hard to come by in the Rogue Valley, so one organization is giving away flu vaccines for free to children who other wise may not be able to get one. Community Health Center in Medford is offering … Continue reading »