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News Release
HERC's Oral Health Advisory Panel meets virtually on October 6 - 09/08/21

September 8, 2021

Contacts: Philip Schmidt, 503-383-6079, philip.schmidt@dshoha.state.or.us  (media inquiries)

Daphne Peck, 503-580-9792, c.info@dhsoha.state.or.us">herc.info@dhsoha.state.or.us (meeting information or accommodation)

HERC’s Oral Health Advisory Panel meets virtually on October 6

What: A public meeting of the Health Evidence Review Commission’s Oral Health Advisory Panel

When: October 6, 1:00-3:00 PM

Where: Virtual meeting https://www.zoomgov.com/j/1609706951?pwd=MkIxU0VIak5LeWpSTnlqOXhQSXFvUT09

Meeting ID: 160 970 6951 | Passcode: 645590 One tap mobile: +16692545252,,1609706951#,,,,*645590#

Note: Unscheduled testimony will not be allowed at the meeting. If you think you may want to testify, please complete the survey to sign up at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/herc-public-comment by Monday 10/4/2021, noon. If you decide not to testify, you can always decline later. If you need assistance in signing up for public testimony, please call Daphne Peck at 503-580-9792.

Written testimony (up to 1,000 words per sender for each topic) will be accepted until noon on Monday 10/4/2021, noon; please send to C.Info@dhsoha.state.or.us">HERC.Info@dhsoha.state.or.us.

Items scheduled for discussion could include, but may not be limited to, the following topics:

  • 2022 CDT code placement
  • Coverage of porcelain crowns
  • Non-restorative caries treatment
  • Expansion of orthodontia to handicapping malocclusion

For more information about the meeting, visit the committee’s website at https://www.oregon.gov/oha/HPA/CSI-HERC/Pages/Meetings-Public.aspx. The meeting agenda and materials will be available one week before the meeting. 

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If you need help or have questions, please contact Daphne Peck at 503-580-9792, 711 TTY or c.info@dhsoha.state.or.us">herc.info@dhsoha.state.or.us at least 48 hours before the event. Written comments are also welcome at c.info@dhsoha.state.or.us">herc.info@dhsoha.state.or.us.

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