2012 Key Insurance-Related Bills
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Clarifies and modifies some provisions of prior legislation (SB 89 from 2011) implementing federal health care reform. Makes changes retroactive to June 23, 2011.
Creates Central Oregon Psychiatric Prescribing Program as pilot program to allow reimbursement of mental health drug costs using capitation payment methodology.
Provides legislative approval of Oregon Health Authority proposals for coordinated care organizations and Oregon Health Insurance Exchange Corporation business plan for health insurance exchange.
Authorizes captive insurers in this state. Sets standards regarding formation, licensing, classes of insurance transacted and reporting. Sets tax treatment for captive insurers.
Establishes requirements for health insurance coverage of autism spectrum disorders.
Approves Oregon Health Authority proposals for coordinated care organizations.