ORS 442.580¹
Health Resources Commission
  • membership
  • terms

(1) There is created the Health Resources Commission, consisting of eleven members appointed by the Governor.

(2) The commission shall include:

(a) Four physicians, one of whom engages in family practice, and each of whom shall be licensed to practice in this state and experienced in health research and the evaluation of medical technologies and clinical outcomes;

(b) One representative of hospitals;

(c) One insurance industry representative;

(d) One business representative;

(e) One representative of labor organizations;

(f) One consumer representative; and

(g) Two pharmacists engaged in the practice of pharmacy, one of whom engages in the practice of pharmacy at a retail drug outlet. For the purposes of this paragraph:

(A) "Pharmacist" has the meaning given that term in ORS 689.005 (Definitions);

(B) "Practice of pharmacy" has the meaning given that term in ORS 689.015 ("Practice of pharmacy" defined); and

(C) "Retail drug outlet" has the meaning given that term in ORS 689.005 (Definitions).

(3) The term of office of each member of the commission is three years. Each member serves at the pleasure of the Governor. Before the expiration of the term of a member, the Governor shall appoint a successor whose term begins on July 1 next following. A member is eligible for reappointment. If there is a vacancy for any cause, the Governor shall make an appointment to become immediately effective for the unexpired term.

(4) The consumer representative on the commission shall be entitled to compensation and expenses as provided in ORS 292.495 (Compensation and expenses of members of state boards and commissions). The other members shall not be entitled to compensation or expenses. [1991 c.470 §2; 2001 c.238 §1]

Chapter 442

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Participa­tion of hospital owners or administrators in joint review of hospital expenses, services, (1978) Vol 38, p 2060; State Health Planning and Develop­ment Agency's responsibility to evaluate and act upon nursing home budget and rate increase notifica­tions where posi­tions and funds are deleted from agency's budget, (1979) Vol 40, p 56; health systems agency's failure to review or submit recommenda­tion and findings on applica­tion for certificate of need, (1979) Vol 40, p 135

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 442—Health Planning, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­Archive/­2007ors442.­pdf (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2007, Chapter 442, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­442ano.­htm (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
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