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Health Share of Oregon working to address behavioral health and housing solutions

May 5, 2022 | Health Share of Oregon
The state’s largest coordinated care organization is investing $37M to support behavioral health providers and piloting a $15 million housing benefit program that could benefit up to 6,000 Portland-area residents.


Health Share of Oregon welcomes Phyusin Myint, PhD, MPP as new Chief Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion Officer

April 25, 2022 | Health Share of Oregon
Dr. Myint is a public servant, an educator and a practitioner with a focus on health equity and racial justice advocacy.


Housing secured for 343 houseless seniors through Metro 300 Initiative

Nov 4, 2021 | Health Share of Oregon
Innovative new collaboration shows promise in helping address area housing crisis, coordinating with Supportive Housing Services funds.


Health Share of Oregon Public Meeting Announcement: Joint Board of Directors and Community Advisory Council Meeting  

Sep 15, 2021 | Health Share of Oregon
Health Share of Oregon’s Board of Directors and Community Advisory Council will host a joint meeting open to the public. The meeting will be held online Wednesday, September 22, 2021 from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm.


Frequent Users Systems Engagement analysis reveals that supportive housing reduces crises response and jail bookings in Multnomah County

May 27, 2021 | Health Share of Oregon
A groundbreaking analysis revealed that supportive housing reduced crisis responses, jail bookings, and public costs for individuals who frequently cycled through the justice and emergency health systems. The analysis was conducted through a joint effort with the Corporation for Supportive Housing (CSH), Health Share of Oregon, the Joint Office of Homeless Services, and the Local Public Safety Coordinating Council.


Health Share of Oregon Public Meeting Announcement: Joint Board of Directors and Community Advisory Council Meeting  

March 7, 2021 | Health Share of Oregon
Health Share of Oregon’s Board of Directors and Community Advisory Council will host a joint meeting open to the public. The meeting will be held online Wednesday, March 17, 2021 from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm.


Health Share of Oregon distributes $4.6M to organizations to help with COVID-19 response: 

Funds to help communities of color disproportionately impacted by pandemic

December 3, 2020 | Health Share of Oregon
In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Health Share of Oregon is distributing $4.6 million to support the work of local community-based organizations.


Identity protection

January, 2020 | Health Share of Oregon
On January 2, 2020, Health Share was informed that the personal information of its members was located on a computer that was stolen from GridWorks. GridWorks is Health Share’s non-emergent medical transportation (Ride to Care) vendor. The break-in and theft occurred on November 18, 2019.