Senior and Disability Services

ORS 410.607
Home care and personal support worker classifications and payment rates


The Home Care Commission shall convene a subcommittee of the commission to define and establish classifications of home care workers and personal support workers. The classifications shall be based on the worker’s training, level of skill and the scope of the services provided by the worker.


The commission shall establish payment rates for each classification of home care worker participating in the program described in ORS 410.605 (Private pay home care worker program). [2014 c.116 §4; 2018 c.75 §13]
Note: 410.607 (Home care and personal support worker classifications and payment rates) was enacted into law by the Legislative Assembly but was not added to or made a part of ORS chapter 410 or any series therein by legislative action. See Preface to Oregon Revised Statutes for further explanation.
Chapter 410

Notes of Decisions

Agency rules making placement of handicapped and elderly persons factor of their primary service needs and providing for different residential facilities to accommodate persons with different needs were consistent with provisions of this chapter in effect at time petitioner, who was mentally retarded, was refused placement at facility which primarily served elderly. Dempsey v. Senior Services Division, 92 Or App 163, 758 P2d 367 (1988)


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