In The News

The Local Approach To Medicaid ACOs

4/17/15|OpenMinds|by Athena Mandros

Currently, there are 16 CCOs in Oregon that operate regionally and are “governed by a partnership among health care providers, community members, and stakeholders in the health systems that have financial responsibility and risk”. An example of this is Health Share of Oregon.

John A. Sanders appointed Chief Information Officer at Health Share of Oregon

3/19/15|Health Share of Oregon|by Health Share of Oregon

Health Share of Oregon announced the appointment of John A. Sanders as Chief Information Officer (CIO) of the Tri-County Metro area coordinated care organization (CCO).

Dr. Maggie Bennington-Davis to join Health Share of Oregon as Senior Medical Director

2/25/15|Health Share of Oregon|by Health Share of Oregon

Health Share of Oregon announced today the appointment of Dr. Maggie Bennington-Davis as Senior Medical Director of the Tri-County Metro area coordinated care organization (CCO). Currently Dr. Bennington-Davis is the Chief Medical Officer and Chief Operating Officer for Cascadia Behavioral Healthcare, Oregon’s largest comprehensive community mental health program

Deborah Friedman appointed Chief Operations Officer

2/17/15|Health Share Newsroom|by Health Share of Oregon

Deborah Friedman has been appointed Chief Operations Officer for Health Share of Oregon, Oregon’s largest coordinated care organization.

Dr. David Labby: How to approach health care, homelessness and housing

1/27/15|Street Roots|by Christen McCurdy

Dr. David Labby, the chief medical officer of Health Share of Oregon, sat down to talk with Street Roots about the connection between health care and homelessness – and how to act on what we know.

Portland CCOs beef up transportation assistance to get members to appointments

11/14/14|Portland Business Journal|by Elizabeth Hayes

For some people, the biggest barrier to health care is simply lack of transportation.

ER trips test new ride

10/30/14|Portland Tribune|by Steve Law

When a medical call comes in to Portland’s 911 center, dispatchers routinely send a city fire crew and then an ambulance to drive the caller to a hospital emergency room.

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