Tag Archives: Health Insurance

Ramming health plan into law a mistake

Republicans appear to be making the same wrong move as Democrats did Congress’ proposed alternative to Obamacare would not force anyone off the Oregon Health Plan. Let’s be clear about that. But let’s be equally clear: Hundreds of thousands of Oregonians could lose their health insurance. Source: Ramming health plan into law a mistake – […]
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Oregon’s Uninsured Rate Has Seen a Welcome Drop, Thanks to Obamacare

Source: Oregon’s Uninsured Rate Has Seen a Welcome Drop, Thanks to Obamacare – Willamette Week

Oregon predicts state uninsured rate to triple under GOP health care plan

A new state analysis predicts the Republican health care plan would lead to as many as 465,000 Oregonians losing coverage in the next decade. It would also cut off billions in federal money for Medicaid and other services. The Republican alternative to the Affordable Care Act could result in 465,000 fewer Oregonians with health insurance […]
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456k Oregonians would lose health coverage under GOP bill

Report predicts losses to private market, Medicaid Up to 465,000 Oregonians would lose health coverage by 2023 under the Republican plan to replace the Affordable Care Act, according to a new state report. Of those, 80,000 would lose coverage next year. The American Health Care Act, unveiled by members of Congress last week, would mean […]
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Gov. Kate Brown: Half million Oregonians could lose insurance under new federal health plan

Gov. Kate Brown says nearly half a million Oregonians may lose health insurance through 2026 under the federal health care overhaul proposal, potentially tripling the rate of uninsured individuals to 15 percent as older adults could see premiums jump fivefold and roughly 23,000 health workers may lose their jobs. Source: Gov. Kate Brown: Half million […]
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About 1 out of 8 Oregonians would lose health coverage under Republican revamp of Obamacare, state study says

Almost half a million Oregonians could lose their health insurance coverage over the next decade under the U.S. House Republicans’ new health care bill, according to a state analysis ordered by Democratic Gov. Kate Brown. Source: About 1 out of 8 Oregonians would lose health coverage under Republican revamp of Obamacare, state study says | […]
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More than 450,000 Oregonians would lose health coverage under GOP plan

As many as 465,000 Oregonians would lose health insurance by 2026 under the U.S. House GOP health care proposal, because they could no longer afford it, according to an analysis released by the state Thursday, March 16. Source: Oregon Local News – More than 450,000 Oregonians would lose health coverage under GOP plan

Oregon Governor Says New Health Law Would Triple Uninsured Rate And Cut 23,000 Jobs

Oregon Gov. Kate Brown released a report Thursday saying the new health care law created by the Trump Administration would triple Oregon’s uninsured rate and cut 23,000 jobs. Source: Oregon Governor Says New Health Law Would Triple Uninsured Rate And Cut 23,000 Jobs . News | OPB

A hidden Oregon casualty of Republican health plan: The disabled

The American Health Care Act would cut funding for a program that helps seniors and disabled adults and children navigate daily living in the home setting. Source: A hidden Oregon casualty of Republican health plan: The disabled – Portland Business Journal

Oregon Governor Says New Health Law Would Triple Uninsured Rate And Cut 23,000 Jobs

Oregon Gov. Kate Brown released a report Thursday saying the new health care law created by the Trump Administration would triple Oregon’s uninsured rate. Source: Oregon Governor Says New Health Law Would Triple Uninsured Rate And Cut 23,000 Jobs | KUOW News and Information