DHS News

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8/3/2017Public Meeting - OHCC
The Oregon Home Care Commission (OHCC) is planning to meet Thursday, August 3, 2017, at 10 a.m., 676 Church Street NE in Salem. The meeting is open to the public.
7/17/2017House Bill Offers Comprehensive Approach to Improve Safety and Quality
House Bill Offers Comprehensive Approach to Improve Safety and Quality.
7/14/2017Public Meeting - GCSS
The Governor’s Commission on Senior Services Executive Committee will meet on Thursday, July 27, 2017, from 1 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. at 500 Summer Street NE, Room 165, Salem, OR. The meeting is open to the public.

The agenda includes regular commission business, new business, a discussion on the 2017 Legislative Session, and creation of the agenda for the full joint commission meeting with the Oregon Disabilities Commission taking place on August 10, 2017.

People can also call into the meeting. Conference line: 888-363-4735 Access code: 3439085.
6/29/2017Public Meeting - OHCC
The Oregon Home Care Commission will meet Thursday, July 6 in Salem. Agenda attached.
6/16/2017HCBS Ttransition Plan
Oregon DHS Seeks Public Comment on Amended Statewide Transition Plan
6/15/2017National Scorecard
Oregon Ranked in Top Five on Nationwide Long-Term Services & Supports State Scorecard
6/15/2017World Elder Abuse Awareness Day 2017
June 15 is recognized worldwide as World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (WEAAD 2017).
6/13/2017Public Meeting - ODHH Advisory Committee
The Oregon Deaf and Hard of Hearing Advisory Committee will meet Friday, June 23, 2017, from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in Salem.
6/13/2017Public Meeting - ODHH Advisory Committee Executive Team
The Oregon Deaf and Hard of Hearing Advisory Committee – Executive Team will meet Tuesday, June 20, 2017, from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. in Portland
6/6/2017Public Meeting - MLTCQRAC
Medicaid Long Term Care Quality and Reimbursement Advisory Council to meet Wednesday, June 14 in Salem
5/30/2017Public Meeting - GCSS
The Governor’s Commission on Senior Services (GCSS) will meet on Thursday, June 8, 2017, from 9:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. in Keizer.
5/30/2017Request for comments - State Plan on Aging
The Aging & People with Disabilities program (APD) is requesting comments on the proposed 2017-2021 State Plan on Aging. Comments are due by June 28, 2017
5/23/2017Public Meeting - OHCC
The Oregon Home Care Commission (OHCC) will meet on Thursday, June 1, 2017, at 10 a.m. in Salem.
5/2/2017Public Meeting - Unified Child & Youth Safety Implementation Plan Steering Team
The Unified Child and Youth Safety Implementation Plan Steering Team meets Wednesday, May 10 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. in Salem
5/2/2017Public Meeting - DHS Stakeholder/Partner meeting
DHS Director Clyde Saiki and DHS Executive Team will present brief program, legislative, budget updates followed by a question and answer period on May 23, 2017 in Salem.
4/27/2017Public Meeting - ODC
The Oregon Disabilities Commission meets Thursday, May 11, 2017, from 1 to 4 p.m. in Salem
4/13/2017Public Meeting-ODHH Advisory Committee
The Oregon Deaf and Hard of Hearing Advisory Committee Executive Team will meet Wednesday, April 26, 2017 in Portland.
4/11/2017Public Notice - APD 1915(c) Waiver
DHS is proposing an amendment to the Aging and People with Disabilities (APD) 1915(c) waiver. Comments due by May 6, 2017
4/4/2017Public Meeting - GCSS
The Governor’s Commission on Senior Services will meet on Thursday, April 13, 2017 in Keizer, OR
4/4/2017Public Meeting - MLTCQRAC
The Medicaid Long Term Care Quality and Reimbursement Advisory Council meets Wednesday, April 12 in Salem.
3/29/2017Public Meeting - OHCC
The Oregon Home Care Commission (OHCC) will meet on Thursday, April 6 at 10 a.m., at 676 Church Street NE, Salem
3/22/2017Public Meeting - Oregon Deaf and Hard of Hearing Advisory Committee
Public Meeting – Oregon Deaf and Hard of Hearing Advisory Committee Executive Team to meet Wednesday, March 29, 2017 in Salem.
3/14/2017Public Meeting - GCSS
The Governor’s Commission on Senior Services Executive Committee will meet on Thursday March 23, 2017 in Salem.
2/8/2017Public Meeting - Oregon Deaf and Hard of Hearing Advisory Committee
The Oregon Deaf and Hard of Hearing Advisory Committee meets Friday, February 17 from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in Salem
2/6/2017Public Meeting - Oregon Disabilities Commission Executive Committee Meeting February 21, 2017
Oregon Disabilities Commission – Executive Committee to meet Tuesday, February 21 in Salem
1/30/2017Public Meeting - GCSS
The Governor’s Commission on Senior Services will meet Thursday, February 9 in Salem
1/26/2017Oregonians can get a larger tax refund with the Earned Income Tax Credit
Friday, January 27 is Earned Income Tax Credit Awareness Day, (EITC) a nationwide effort to increase awareness of the tax credit and free tax preparation options. People are encouraged to visit the IRS’ website today to learn more about the credit and eligibility requirements.
1/26/2017Public Meeting - Medicaid Long Term Care Quality and Reimbursement Advisory Council Meeting
Medicaid Long Term Care Quality and Reimbursement Advisory Council to meet Wednesday, February 8 in Salem.
1/20/2017Public Meeting - OHCC
The Oregon Home Care Commission (OHCC) will meet on Thursday, Feb. 2 at 10 a.m., at 676 Church Street NE, Salem.
1/18/2017Public Meeting - GCSS
Governor’s Commission on Senior Services Executive Committee will meet Thursday, January 26, in Salem
1/18/2017Public Meeting - ODHH
The Oregon Deaf and Hard of Hearing Advisory Committee to meet Friday, January 20 in Salem
1/18/2017Safety and quality are serious business for adult foster home licensors
Oregon DHS makes a statement regarding allegations made against them on January 11, 2017.
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