Coordinating Care to Cut Medicaid Costs

Branham, Mary
May 2013
Capitol Ideas;May/Jun2013, Vol. 56 Issue 3, p20
An interview with Oregon Governor John Kitzhaber is presented. When asked about the medical care facilities provided by the Oregon administration Kitzhaber mentions the redesigning of the health care system organized and delivered with a focus on patient-centered medical care which include integration of dental, mental, physical health services with a direct link to the community. Kitzhaber believes that coordinating care to cut Medicaid costs will be saving 5 billion dollars.


Related Articles

  • Tea Party limbo. Thompson, Jonathan // High Country News;10/25/2010, Vol. 42 Issue 18, p15 

    The article reports on the gubernatorial candidacy of former Oregon Governor John Kitzhaber of Tea Party in 2010.

  • Watch Those Ads!  // Campaigns & Elections (1996);Jul2001, Vol. 22 Issue 5, p9 

    Reports on the comments of Oregon's Democratic Governor John Kitzhaber to a television advertising campaign sponsored by the Taxpayer Association of Oregon, criticizing his support of tax increases.

  • The only game in town.  // Oregon Business Magazine;Mar94, Vol. 17 Issue 3, p24 

    Features John Kitzhaber, the Democratic Party's candidate for the 1994 gubernatorial elections in Oregon. Stand on crime issues; Views on providing services and budget cuts; Liberal comparisons; Refocus of lottery dollars. INSET: The high cost of rural development..

  • Let Me Repeat Myself. Goodin, Emily // National Journal;12/10/2005, Vol. 37 Issue 50, p3827 

    The article reports on the plan of former Oregon Governor John Kitzhaber to consider running in 2006. According to the former governor, excessive partisanship had made the state unmanageable. Kitzhaber asserted that being governor again might help him renew the debate over health care of the...

  • Governor down. GILMAN, SARAH // High Country News;3/16/2015, Vol. 47 Issue 5, p3 

    The article reports on the resignation of Oregon Democratic Governor John Kitzhaber and his fall from grace. Topics discussed include allegations that Kitzhaber's fianceeée and energy policy advisor violated ethics and public corruption laws with his knowledge and participation, how Kitzhaber...

  • the re-education of 'Dr. No'. Buntin, John // Governing;May2012, Vol. 25 Issue 8, p26 

    The article features Governor John Kitzhaber of Oregon. It says that Kitzhaber has used a straightforward approach to Republicans after winning the Democratic gubernatorial election in November 2010 to discuss his proposals such as health reform. It mentions that Kitzhaber has built trust among...

  • Saving the Salmon. Arrandale, Tom // Governing;May2000, Vol. 13 Issue 8, p72 

    Talks about the plan of Oregon Governor John Kitzhaber to create bypasses at four major dams on the Snake River to reopen the waters for migrating salmon. Reaction of the governors of neighboring states to Kitzhaber's idea; Complaints of local governments to the federal endangered-species...

  • John Kitzhaber on achieving healthcare transformation.  // hfm (Healthcare Financial Management);Aug2013, Vol. 67 Issue 8, p54 

    An interview with Oregon Governor John Kitzhaber is presented. Kitzhaber talks about the effort of Oregon to change the delivery of health care through the creation of incentives to develop better, smarter care. He states that the establishment of coordinated care organizations (CCOs) offers the...

  • Another blow in Oregon.  // Advocate;3/8/94, Issue 650, p11 

    Announces the decision of Democrat governor Barbara Roberts not to run for a second term in Oregon. Impact of Robert's plan on the gay rights movement; Potential replacement of Roberts by interparty rival John Kitzhaber; Concern by the gay rights group of Kitzhaber's lack of support for the gay...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics