New bill addresses Marion County health care dispute

New bill addresses Marion County health care dispute

Arguments over Oregon Health Plan money in Marion County has come to the Legislature in the form of HB 3309.

The so-called “bad actor” bill would take sides in a dispute between members of the CCO in Marion and Polk Counties, called Willamette Valley Community Health. It would let members of the CCO board petition the state to remove a member of its board— in this case, the local hospital provider, Salem Health.

Read more at Oregonlive.