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  • The Oregon Health Plan

    The Oregon Health Plan provides health coverage to eligible low-income Oregonians. Find out about this program and how to apply. Content Detail

    By:
    Oregon Department of Human Services
  • Senior Health Insurance Benefits Assistance (SHIBA)

    SHIBA volunteers help Medicare beneficiaries understand their rights and options in insurance, so that they can make informed choices. Content Detail

    By:
    State of Oregon - Consumer and Business Services Department
  • Medicare Interactive

    Free interactive online resource to help people with Medicare, caregivers, and health care professionals stay current on changes to Medicare due to health reform. Content Detail

    By:
    Medicare Rights Center
  • Medicare and You

    This official government booklet includes: a summary of Medicare benefits, coverage decisions, rights and protections, and answers to the most frequently asked questions about Medicare. Available to download as a PDF document and an audio podcast. Content Detail

    By:
    U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
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    Spanish / Español
  • Medicare Part D

    Link to official Medicare website for Medicare Part D information. Content Detail

    By:
    U.S. Health and Human Services Department
  • Oregon Long-Term Care Ombudsman

    The Office of the Long-Term Care Ombudsman investigates and resolves complaints made by or on behalf of residents of nursing facilities, adult foster care homes, residential care facilities, or assisted living facilities. Content Detail

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    State of Oregon
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    Spanish / Español
  • Medical Coverage - Affordable Care Act

    Information about health care benefits and federal help to pay medical costs under the Affordable Care Act, (also known as Obamacare). Content Detail

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    Kaiser Family Foundation
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    Spanish / Español
  • Programs and Services for Seniors & Persons with Disabilities - Oregon DHS

    Programs and services available to assist senior and people with disabilities, including: Alzheimer's Resources, For Family Caregivers, Community-Based Care, Help in Your Home, Spousal Impoverishment Law, Estate Administration Program, Elder Abuse Investigation, Elder Financial Exploitation, Financial and Medical Assistance. Content Detail

    By:
    Oregon Department of Human Services
  • Governor's Advocacy Office (Ombudsman)

    The Governor's Advocacy Office at the Department of Human Services is part of the Department's Director's Office and serves as the Ombudsman for the Department's programs and services. The Children's Ombudsman is also located in this office. Content Detail

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    State of Oregon Department of Human Services
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    Spanish / Español
  • CSU - Client Services Unit

    The Client Services Unit (CSU) of the Oregon Health Authority provides information, referral and assistance resolving problems regarding medical coverage, the Oregon Health Plan, and billing problems. The toll-free number is 1-800-273-0557. Read More

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    Oregon Department of Human Services
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    Spanish / Español
  • Oregon Prescription Drug Program

    The OPDP is a state-sponsored program that enables Oregonians who are uninsured or under-insured to purchase prescription drugs at discounted prices. Learn more about this program and how to apply. Content Detail

    By:
    Oregon Health Authority
  • Prescription Drugs - NeedyMeds

    Information about patient assistance programs, including Pharmaceutical Discount Cards, to help people who can't afford to purchase medicines obtain health supplies, medication and equipment. Content Detail

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    NeedyMeds
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    Spanish / Español
  • Generic Drugs

    Information about generic prescription drugs and how their use might save you money. Content Detail

    By:
    Federal Trade Commission
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    Spanish / Español
  • Family Leave in Oregon (OFLA, OMFLA, FMLA)

    Information about the Oregon and federal laws that give employees 12 weeks per year of unpaid family leave for certain purposes, such as the birth of a child or serious medical conditions. And the Oregon Military Family Leave Act (OMFLA) that gives military personnel unpaid leave per deployment for some purposes. Content Detail

    By:
    Oregon Bureau of Labor & Industries (BOLI)
  • Family & Medical Leave Act (FMLA)

    Questions and Answers about the federal Family & Medical Leave Act (FMLA) and what it means for Oregon workers. Content Detail

    By:
    Disability Rights Oregon
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    Spanish / Español