Sources of Assistance and Information
Help paying for health insurance
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Medical Insurance Pool (OMIP): This state program offers medical insurance
coverage for all Oregonians denied adequate medical insurance coverage because
of current or prior health conditions. It also provides health benefit portability
coverage to Oregonians who have exhausted COBRA benefits and have no other
portability options available to them.
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Prescription Drug Program: This state program provides discounts on
prescription drugs, especially generics. Available to all Oregonians, regardless
of age or income.
Drug Administration (FDA): The FDA regulates prescription drugs, medical
devices, biologics, and the advertising of dietary supplements including
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