Oregon Health Plan, Health insurance -- Oregon, Medicaid beneficiaries
The report results demonstrate the dependence low-income Oregon families have on the six federal programs and the challenges families face when attempting to access federal resources. The barriers to access are often structural in that they are embedded in the procedures and structure of the program. Based on its analysis, the report presents a series of reforms and support activities that Oregon state agencies and nonprofits could adopt to improve family access for each program.
Mendez, Raúl Preciado, "Underutilization of Federal Benefits in Oregon: Programs and Strategies" (2017). National Policy Consensus Center Publications and Reports. 8.