The Oregon Health Plan has been described and debated in several journals, but I would like to briefly outline dermatology's role in the plan and how dermatology patients will be affected. Lessons have been learned in Oregon that will be applicable to similar health plans in other states.
Russell PS. Dermatology in the Oregon Plan With Implications for Health Care Plans in Other States. Arch Dermatol. 1994;130(6):709-712. doi:10.1001/archderm.1994.01690060041004