Definitions for ORS 169.155 and 169.166
As used in ORS 169.166 (Liability for costs of medical services) and this section:
(1) “Local correctional facility” includes lockups and temporary hold facilities.
(2) “Reasonable efforts to collect the charges and expenses” means that the provider has billed the individual to whom the emergency medical services were provided or the insurer or health care service contractor of the individual before seeking to collect from the keeper of the local correctional facility. [1979 c.530 §4; 1993 c.196 §6]
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