2017 ORS 750.065¹
Payment or reimbursement for services within scope of practice of optometrists

Notwithstanding any provision of contract or agreement entered into by a corporation, association, society, firm, partnership or individual doing business as a hospital association or as a health care service contractor, whenever the contract or agreement provides for payment or reimbursement for a service that is within the lawful scope of practice of a licensed optometrist, the hospital association or health care service contractor shall provide payment or reimbursement for the service, whether the service is performed by a physician or a licensed optometrist. Unless the contract or agreement provides otherwise, there shall be no reimbursement for ophthalmic materials, lenses, spectacles, eyeglasses or appurtenances thereto. [1971 c.97 §2; 2005 c.442 §3]

Chapter 750

Notes of Decisions

These sec­tions, covering health care contractors, made applicable to defendant, nonprofit provider of health care services, regula­tion by state law, as re­quired by McCarran-Ferguson Act, 15 U.S.C. 1011 et seq. Klamath Lake Pharm. Assn. v. Klamath Medical Service Bureau, 507 F Supp 980 (1981)

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 750—Health Care Service Contractors; Multiple Employer Welfare Arrangements; Legal Expense Organizations, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors750.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2017, Chapter 750, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano750.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
3 OregonLaws.org assembles these lists by analyzing references between Sections. Each listed item refers back to the current Section in its own text. The result reveals relationships in the code that may not have otherwise been apparent.