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This blog offers updates on OPCA’s policy and advocacy activity, the latest on federal and state legislative action, posts about federal and state regulatory changes, and advocacy opportunities. Learn about best practices in engaging your elected officials, and the public policy issues affecting health care and health centers.

 

The blog is edited by OPCA staff and written primarily by OPCA’s experts on public policy.

Health centers are at the center of what is shaping up to be a monumental debate around surprise medical billing and prescription drug pricing in Washington. It was just months ago that health centers were on the cusp of passing long-term stable funding. Unfortunately, other...

Oregon’s 80th Legislative Assembly kicked off Feb. 3 at a blistering pace as lawmakers stared down more than 250 pieces of legislation introduced for the five-week session. Legislative leadership has set an ambitious agenda for the brief session, hoping to tackle climate change, gun safety...

Welcome to OPCA’s Policy & Advocacy Blog. We are excited to bring you the latest news and information from Salem and Washington, D.C., as well as share advocacy opportunities for you to use your voice in support of the Health Center Movement. With 2019 behind us,...