Public Assistance and Medical Assistance

ORS 411.969
Informational materials for applicants


The Department of Human Services and the Oregon Health Authority shall publish, make available and publicize to all persons inquiring about, applicants for and recipients of public assistance or medical assistance the following informational materials:


Brochures enumerating and explaining the public assistance and medical assistance programs administered by the department and the authority; and


Publications explaining how public assistance and medical assistance programs function, including but not limited to how grants are calculated, how overpayments are calculated, how child support is handled, the effect of earnings on grants and benefits, hearing rights and the right of the recipient to see the recipient’s file.


All notices of overpayments shall show the calculation of the overpayment and contain an explanation of the calculation. [1987 c.3 §4; 2013 c.688 §64]
Chapter 411

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Public Welfare Division records showing cost of medical services to welfare recipients as public records, (1972) Vol 35, p 1143


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