News and Reports

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OCID announced on OHSU News Site

The OHSU News site announced the launch of the Oregon Child Integrated Dataset, with commentary from Oregon Governor Kate Brown, Center director Pam Curtis, and more.

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Oregon Governor Kate Brown announces OCID official launch

Governor Kate Brown launched the Oregon Child Integrated Dataset (OCID) Project, a vital online resource to provide policymakers with a more complete picture of how state programs interact with Oregon children and families over time.

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Telebehavioral Health: An Effective Alternative to In-Person Care

A new Milbank Memorial Fund issue brief provides summary findings from a 2019 review of studies of telebehavioral health’s effectiveness on key clinical outcomes.

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Oregon Child Integrated Dataset (OCID)

The Oregon Child Integrated Dataset (OCID) is a new resource for the state’s policymakers and community leaders to improve outcomes for Oregon’s children and families.

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Electronic Consultations (eConsults)

Electronic consultations (eConsults) connect clinicians over a secure platform to share patient information.

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Effectiveness and Harms of 17-α Hydroxyprogesterone Caproate (Makena) to Prevent Preterm Birth Report

In this report, Center researchers synthesized evidence from 7 randomized controlled trials (RCTs) that compared the effectiveness of 17P to vaginal progesterone, placebo, or treatment as usual

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CLOUD – the Curated Library about Opioid Use for Decision-makers

CLOUD is an online collection of curated, evidence-based resources on opioids and the opioid crisis in the United States.

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Home-Based Telehealth Services: An Overview of Payer Policies and State Experiences

A new issue brief draws on stakeholder interviews on home-based telehealth, to give state policymakers a sense of the landscape.

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Tapering or Discontinuing Opioid Use among Patients with Chronic Noncancer Pain: Update Report

The Medicaid Evidence-based Decisions Project (MED) completed a report on opioid tapering in 2017.

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