A con job

Serb, Chris
April 1998
H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;04/20/98, Vol. 72 Issue 8, p58
Trade Publication
Presents information on the Oregon Health Plan (OPH) which runs the state Medicaid program and staffs two hotlines, highlighting the use of convicts at the state penitentiary in Salem to staff the hotlines. Details on what the convicts do; Comments from Marilee Teller, the plan's program operation manager; Estimated amount of money the Oregon Prison Industries receives from the OHP yearly; How the use of the convicts by OPH is viewd by the public.


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