Oregon has $750,000 in grants to pay business associations to spread the word about health coverage changes.
Cover Oregon will go live in October with a website allowing small businesses with 50 or fewer employees to compare health insurance plans, enroll, and qualify for tax credits. Individuals who are not on Medicare and don't get coverage from their employer can as well, to fulfill new federal requirements. With some exceptions, people need to have health insurance in 2014 or pay a fine.
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