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Health Literacy, Plain Language, and Design March 19, 2019
Follow-up Materials
Below are the PDFs of the slides from each session:

Oregon’s Title V priorities for 2016-2020

Click on a priority area for background information, performance measures and resources. 


State Performance Measure

  • Percent of women with a past year preventive visit

Grantees Working on this Priority

  • Deschutes, Jefferson, Lincoln, Marion, North Central Public Health District, Union, Wallowa, Klamath Tribes, Confederated Tribes of Warm Springs
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Background
State Performance Measures
A) Percent of infants who are ever breastfed;
B) Percent of infants breastfed exclusively through 6 months
Grantees Working on this Priority
  • Baker, Benton, Clackamas, Clatsop, Columbia, Coos, Crook, Douglas, Grant, Hood River, Jackson, Jefferson, Josephine, Linn, Multnomah, NC Public Health District, Washington, Yamhill, Confederated Tribes of Warm Springs
Resources
Contact
  • ​robin.w.stanton@state.or.us
Background
State Performance Measures
  • ​​​Percent of adolescents with a preventive service visit in the last year
Grantees Working on this Priority
  • Coos, Curry, Harney, Jefferson, Lake, Morrow, Wallowa
Resources
Contact
  • Wesley.R.Rivers@state.or.us
Background
State Performance Measures
  • ​Percent of women who had a dental visit during pregnancy
  • Percent of children ages 1 to 17 years who had a preventive dental visit in the last year
Grantees Working on this Priority
  • Crook, Douglas, Jackson, Klamath, Marion, Tillamook, Washington, Coquille Indian Tribe, Cow Creek Band of Umpqua Indians of Oregon
Resources
Contact
  • Amy.M.UMPHLETT@state.or.us
Background
State Performance Measures
  • Number of mothers of 2 year olds with adequate social suport​
  • Number of new mothers who experienced two or more of 16 types of prenatal stress in the 12 months prior to giving birth, including intimate partner violence prior to or during pregnancy
Grantees Working on this Priority
  • Clackamas, Deschutes, Lane, Washington
Resources
Contact
  • Nurit.R.Fischler@state.or.us
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Background
State Performance Measures
  • ​Number of households with children < 18 years of age experiencing food insecurity
  • Number of households experiencing food insecurity​
Grantees Working on this Priority
  • Hood River, Josephine, Lane, Malheur, Morrow, Umatilla
Resources
Contact
  • robin.w.stanton@state.or.us
Background
  • Cultural and Linguistic responsiveness is a priority area for Maternal and Child Health through the Title V Block Grant. Also referred to as CLAS Standards (Cultural and Linguistically Appropriate Services).
  • There are 15 national CLAS standards that are broken into three areas
    1. ​Governance, leadership and workforce
    2. Communication and language assistance
    3. Engagement, continuous improvement and accountability​​
  • All the standards work together to advance the principle standard:
    Provide effective, equitable, understandable, and respectful quality care and services that are responsive to diverse cultural health beliefs and practices, preferred languages, health literacy, and other communication needs.​
  • youtubeWebinar presentation
State Performance Measures
  • Number of new mothers who have ever experienced discrimination while getting any type of health or medical care
  • Number of children age 0 - 17 years who have a healthcare provider who is usually or always sensitive to their family’s values and customs​
Grantees Working on this Priority
  • Polk, Multnomah, Confederated Tribes of Warm Springs, Klamath Tribes
Resources
Contact
  • wendy.morgan@state.or.us

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