Our View: Health agency’s tactics are appalling – Opinion

The state agency that couldn’t shoot straight when it was trying to develop the failed Cover Oregon website now appears to have shot itself in the foot.

The Oregon Health Authority, which administers Medicaid, has been caught planning to manipulate news coverage to discredit a provider it is battling over reimbursement rates. The scheme, revealed in a story in the Portland Tribune last week, reflects poorly on the agency and on the administration of Gov. Kate Brown, who was slow to respond to the revelations.

Source: Our View: Health agency’s tactics are appalling – Opinion – MailTribune.com – Medford, OR