February 22, 2019
: A public meeting of the Health Evidence Review Commission.
: March 14, 1:30-4:30 p.m.
: Barbara Roberts Human Services Building, Rooms 137 A-D, 500 Summer Street NE, Salem. The public also may attend via webinar
. and a listen-only conference line at 888-204-5984
, participant code 801373.
: Value-based Benefits Subcommittee (VbBS) reports from January and March 2019 (includes 2020 biennial review of reprioritization of certain chronic pain conditions); coverage guidance and associated changes to the Prioritized List: newer interventions for osteoarthritis of the knee; update on ambulatory surgery centers with extended stay centers: appropriate procedures and patient characteristics; travel reimbursement policy changes for commission members.
Topics that remain unresolved at the end of the morning's VbBS meeting will not be heard by HERC until a later date. Public notice of tabled topics will be announced 28 days before their next scheduled discussion.
For more information, please visit the committee's website
. The meeting agenda and materials will be available one week before the meeting.
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