News + Events

News + Events

Upcoming Events

Board of Director's Public Engagement Meeting

May 22, 2019 | 4:30pm - 5:00pm | Health Share of Oregon | 2121 SW Broadway, Suite 200

Greater Portland Young Parent Fair

May 23, 2019 | 11:00am - 2:00pm | King Pin Family Entertainment | 3550 SE 92nd Ave
The Greater Portland Young Parent Fair is an event to empower young parents in connecting with local resources and opportunities while having fun with their families.

Media Contact

For media inquiries, please contact Stephanie Vandehey at stephanie@healthshareoregon.org or 503-416-3958.

In The News

PRESS RELEASE | Health Share of Oregon's Board of Directors hosts Public Engagement Meeting

May 16, 2019 | Health Share of Oregon
Kali Thorne Ladd, co-founder of KairosPDX, will lead the Board in a discussion on the social determinants of health and how to best invest in our communities.

Project Nurture: A Path Forward for Expecting Mothers Living with Substance Abuse Disorder

April 3, 2019 | My Oregon News
Earlier this year, a young woman who had been using heroin throughout her pregnancy experienced something truly amazing: she was welcomed into treatment by a cohesive team of highly trained, coordinated professionals. They stabilized her addiction, began her prenatal care and, when it was time for her to deliver, shepherded her into a hospital that knew exactly how to receive her.  She experienced no shame. She was never judged by the professionals around her, and she never feared losing custody of her child. 

Help Me Grow: A Building block toward a Ready + Resilient community

April 1, 2019 | OHA Stories
Early life health has been a top priority for Health Share of Oregon since it became a coordinated care organization (CCO) in 2012... learn more about how Health Share looks upstream to ensure kids and families have a healthy start to life.

Aligning, leveraging Medicaid across sectors to improve early childhood

March 15, 2019 | American Journal of Managed Care | By Allison Inserro
Recognizing that intervening early in life can improve the trajectory of adulthood by reducing adverse childhood experiences and improving the factors that contribute to poor social determinant of health... 8 states are participating in a project from the Center for Health Care Strategies that aims to break down silos and the barriers that exist among different agencies and better connect Medicaid to early childhood program.

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