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Peter J. Neumann

Print publication date: 2004

Print ISBN-13: 9780195171860

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: September 2009

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195171860.001.0001

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Lessons from Oregon

Lessons from Oregon

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(p.58) 6 Lessons from Oregon
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Using Cost-Effectiveness Analysis to Improve Health Care
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Peter J. Neumann

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195171860.003.0006

This chapter describes Oregon's experiment with cost-effectiveness as part of a grander proposal to overhaul the state's health insurance system. It discusses the plan itself, the debate surrounding it and the consequences of the proposal. The plan included several features: requiring employers to provide health insurance to all permanent employees, funding a high-risk pool for individuals with pre-existing conditions, and expanding the state's Medicaid program to cover additional state residents. In the end, though, formal CEA itself played little role in the actual plan. It proved so controversial and difficult to implement that it was abandoned early on in the process even as the ranked list of medical conditions/treatments was salvaged.

Keywords:   Medicaid, managed care, cost-effectiveness, access to care, Oregon

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