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News Tipoffs for Oregon Editors Newsletter for Tuesday June 02, 2020 ( 3 items )  

GAO Issues Report on Information Regarding Medicare Coverage for Beneficiaries
WASHINGTON, May 27 -- The Government Accountability Office has issued a report (GAO-20-408) entitled "Medicare: CMS Should Provide Beneficiaries More Information about Substance Use Disorder Coverage". The report was sent to Sen. Charles Grassley, R-Iowa, chairman, Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Oregon, ranking member of the Senate Finance Committee, Rep. Frank Pallone Jr., D-New Jersey, chairman, Rep. Greg Walden, R-Oregon, Republican leader of the House Energy and Commerce Committee, Rep. Richard E. Neal,  more

Rep. Bonamici Issues Statement on Health, Economic Recovery Omnibus Emergency Solutions Act
WASHINGTON, May 28 -- Rep. Suzanne Bonamici, D-Oregon, issued the following statement, which was published in the Congressional Record on May 19, entitled "Health and Economic Recovery Omnibus Emergency Solutions Act": I rise in support of H.R. 6800, the Health and Economic Recovery Omnibus Emergency Solutions (HEROES) Act. Our nation is experiencing unprecedented job loss as our communities deal with a global health pandemic that is responsible for the deaths of more than 85,000 individuals in  more

Rep. Smith Issues Statement Congratulating Retirement of HealthPoint President, CEO Trompeter
WASHINGTON, May 28 -- Rep. Adam Smith, D-Washington, issued the following statement, which was published in the Congressional Record on May 28, entitled "Congratulating Thomas 'Tom' Trompeter on His Retirement": I rise to honor and congratulate Thomas "Tom" Trompeter, President and CEO of HealthPoint in Washington State, on his retirement. Tom Trompeter's career spans over 30 years in the non-profit, healthcare, and social services sectors. Tom began his career as Executive Director for Northw  more