The Health Equity Committee is established by the Oregon Health Policy Board (OHPB). The purpose of the committee is to coordinate and develop policy that proactively promotes the elimination of health disparities and the achievement of health equity for all people in Oregon. Achieving health equity, including a healthcare workforce that reflects the demographics of the communities it serves, is a priority for the OHPB, the Oregon Health Authority (OHA) and the Governor. The Health Equity Committee will be responsible for reviewing health policy and leading efforts to develop best-practice policies which improve health equity.
The Health Equity Committee is Recruting New Members 2019!
If you are interested in serving on the
Health Equity Committee, or you would like more information about service
commitment, please fill out this form and send it to Maria Castro, HEC
staff at email@example.com or fax it at
Right now, HEC is gathering a list of
prospective members to fill out three vacant positions.
ensure equitable representation, and based on known gaps in current
representation, we are seeking diverse representatives from:
- All Oregon regions, especially
rural and frontier;
- People who identify as Latino;
- People who have experience in
behavioral health; and,
- People who identify as
You can get this document in another language, large print,
braille or a format you prefer. Contact Crystal Marion at the Office of Equity
and Inclusion at 971-673-1287, or 7-1-1. Or email firstname.lastname@example.org for
alternate format requests or call 7-1-1.
Next HEC Public Meeting
For more information about HEC, please contact:
Health Equity Program Analyst
Please contact Maria Castro at the Office of Equity and Inclusion at 503-884-4448 or email email@example.com if you need special accommodations to attend or participate in this meeting. We also accept all relay calls or you can dial 711 for assistance.
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