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  • Kids, parents re-learn how to interact through evidence-based therapy
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    SALEM – All across Oregon, very young children with severe behavior problems – and their parents – are getting better, thanks to the state-funded expansion of an evidence-based therapy called PCIT: Parent-Child Interaction Therapy.

    What PCIT means is that the parent interacts with the child while a trained therapist watches through a two-way mirror and coaches the parent through an earpiece on ways to improve their bond while also managing the child's misbehavior.


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4/20/2017Medicaid Advisory Committee to meet April 26 in SalemMeeting notice
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4/18/2017Public Health Advisory Board's Accountability Metrics Subcommittee meets April 26 by webinarMeeting notice
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4/18/2017Unvaccinated children spread pertussis across communities during an outbreak, new study findsPublic health - immunization
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4/14/2017Conference of Local Health Officials meets April 20 in SalemMeeting notice
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4/11/2017Oregon Stroke Care Committee meets by teleconference April 13Meeting notice
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4/11/2017OHA files motion to dismiss FamilyCare lawsuitCoordinated care
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4/11/2017OHA seeks input on which Oregon beaches to monitor in 2017Public health - beach advisory
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4/3/2017Oregon health leaders join Medicaid Advisory CommitteeOregon Health Plan
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3/31/2017Public Health Advisory Board meets April 20 in PortlandMeeting notice
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3/31/2017OHA releases in-depth report on oral health care in OregonCoordinated care
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3/29/2017Public Health Advisory Board ad-hoc subcommittee meets April 11 by webinarMeeting notice
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3/29/2017Oregon Health Policy Board to meet April 4 in Portland at OHSUMeeting notice
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3/29/2017OHA announces plans to transform Oregon's behavioral health systemBehavioral health
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3/28/2017CMS approves 2017 rates for Oregon's CCOsCoordinated care
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3/24/2017Extremely high lead levels close Salem multi-use commercial buildingPublic health
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3/14/2017Public Health Advisory Board Accountability Metrics Subcommittee meets March 22 by webinarMeeting notice
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3/9/2017Public Health Advisory Board meets March 16 in PortlandMeeting notice
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3/8/2017Oregon confirms two E. coli O157 cases linked to national outbreak caused by I.M. Healthy SoyNut Butter, granolaPublic health
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3/3/2017OHA Retail Marijuana Scientific Advisory Committee meets March 9Meeting notice
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3/2/2017Oregon State Hospital Advisory Board to meet March 9 in SalemMeeting notice
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3/1/2017Public comment sought on new 24-hour screening levels for air toxicsPublic health - Cleaner air
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2/28/2017Oregon Health Policy Board to meet March 7 in Portland at OHSUMeeting notice
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2/27/2017Public hearing scheduled for Preventive Health and Health Services Block Grant planMeeting notice
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2/24/2017State turns down request for 100-bed Wilsonville psychiatric hospitalCertificate of Need
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2/22/2017Public Health Advisory Board ad-hoc subcommittee to meet March 6 by webinarMeeting notice
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2/15/2017Report to physicians - 'Engage in the practice of medicine' when recommending medical marijuanaMedical marijuana
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2/9/2017Conference of Local Health Officials meets February 16 in SalemMeeting notice
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2/9/2017Oregon State Hospital Advisory Board to meet February 16 in SalemMeeting notice
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2/8/2017OHA releases community benefit report on Oregon hospital spendingHealth transformation
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2/7/2017Public Health Advisory Board Incentives and Funding Subcommittee meets February 14 by webinarMeeting notice
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2/6/2017Get immunizations updated before School Exclusion Day February 15Public health - immunization
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2/2/2017Oregon Health Policy Board to meet February 7 in Portland at OHSUMental health
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2/2/2017New OHA public health plan tackles climate change in OregonPublic health
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2/2/2017Reminder - OHA launches Climate and Health Resilience Plan todayPublic health
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2/1/2017Media alert - OHA launches new Climate and Health Resilience PlanPublic health
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2/1/2017Public Health Advisory Board Accountability Metrics Subcommittee meets February 14 by webinarMeeting notice
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1/31/2017OHA releases quarterly legislative report on Oregon’s health system transformationHealth transformation
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1/27/2017Youth marijuana use prevention campaign reaching target audiencesPublic health
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1/23/2017Public Health Advisory Board Accountability Metrics Subcommittee meets January 26 by webinarMeeting notice
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1/18/2017Oregon Health Policy Board to meet for retreat January 19 in EugeneMeeting notice
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1/18/2017Metrics and Scoring Committee to meet January 20 in WilsonvilleMeeting notice
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1/13/2017Having flu symptoms - Talk to your doctor before visiting hospital ERPublic health - influenza
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1/13/2017Stroke Care Committee to meet January 19 by conference callMeeting notice
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1/12/2017Public Health Advisory Board meets January 19 in PortlandMeeting notice
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1/12/2017Tobacco Reduction Advisory Committee to meet January 26 in PortlandMeeting notice
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1/9/2017All Payer All Claims advisory group to meet January 12 in PortlandMeeting notice
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1/6/2017Oregon State Hospital Advisory Board to meet January 12 in SalemOregon State Hospital
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1/6/2017Salmonellosis cases linked to hazelnuts sold at roadside standPublic health
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1/5/2017Homeowners can take action now to reduce, prevent radonPublic health
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1/3/2017Oregon Educators Benefit Board chooses health plansCoordinated care
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12/30/2016Rock your resolutions and boost the New Year with these go-to health resources from the Oregon Health AuthorityPublic health
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12/27/2016New videos focus on state rules for health and safety of tattoo artists, consumersPublic health
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12/22/2016OHA reminding people about importance of flu shots as cases risePublic health - influenza
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12/20/2016Medical marijuana dispensaries reminded that retail sales end soonMedical marijuana
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12/16/2016Health advisory lifted December 16 for Agency LakePublic health - algae advisory
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12/14/2016Metrics and Scoring Committee to meet December 16 by telephoneMeeting notice
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12/14/2016OHA updates rules to further streamline marijuana testing processMedical marijuana
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12/13/2016Public Health Advisory Board meets December 15 in PortlandMeeting notice
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12/7/2016Conference of Local Health Officials meets December 15 in PortlandMeeting notice
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12/7/2016Public Health Advisory Board Incentives and Funding Subcommittee meets December 13Meeting notice
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12/7/2016New tool provides interactive map of Oregon schools, easy access to school drinking water test dataPublic health
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12/5/2016State task force approves new opioid prescribing guidelines for OregonPublic health
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12/2/2016OHA to change testing standards for marijuana productsMedical marijuana, Public health
The Oregon Health Authority (OHA) announced today it is modifying testing standards for medical and recreational marijuana products with new, temporary rules
12/1/2016Oregon launches plan to end new HIV infections in statePublic health
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12/1/2016Reminder - OHA today launches plan to end new HIV transmissionPublic health
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11/30/2016Media alert OHA to launch plan to end new HIV transmissionPublic health
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11/30/2016Oregon Health Policy Board to meet December 6 in Portland at OHSUMeeting notice
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11/29/2016Public Health Advisory Board's Accountability Metrics Subcommittee meets December 6 by webinarMeeting notice
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11/28/2016Metrics and Scoring Committee to hold annual retreat December 2 in PortlandMeeting notice
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11/23/2016Oregon State Hospital Advisory Board to meet December 1 in SalemOregon State Hospital
Oregon State Hospital Advisory Board to meet December 1 in Salem
11/18/2016Oregon State Hospital patient missing from Salem HospitalOregon State Hospital
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11/15/2016Drop in inappropriate antibiotic use is ‘encouraging,’ but drugs still unnecessarily prescribed for viral infections, reporPublic health
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11/15/2016Public Health Advisory Board Accountability Metrics Subcommittee meets November 15 by webinarMeeting notice
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11/10/2016Oregon Educators Benefit Board director resignsHealth transformation
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11/10/2016Public Health Advisory Board meets November 17 in PortlandMeeting notice
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11/10/2016Conference of Local Health Officials meets November 17 in EugeneMeeting notice
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11/10/2016Metrics Technical Advisory Group to meet November 17Meeting notice
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11/9/2016Oregon Health Authority statement directing immediate action to improve corrosion treatment and reduce lead levels in the PPublic health
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11/7/2016Health advisory lifted Nov. 7 for Howard Bay in Upper Klamath LakePublic health - algae advisory
Health advisory lifted Nov. 7 for Howard Bay in Upper Klamath Lake
11/4/2016OHA releases report demonstrating housing services provided by Oregon’s CCOsCoordinated care
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11/3/2016Get the most out of your health coverage in OregonOregon Health Plan
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11/3/2016Health alerts issued for pesticide-tainted marijuana sold at North Bend, Salem, Eugene dispensariesMedical marijuana
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11/2/2016Hospital Metrics Technical Advisory Group to meet November 8Meeting notice
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11/1/2016OHA accepting applications for Public Health Advisory BoardPublic health
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10/31/2016Public Health Advisory Board Incentives and Funding Subcommittee meets November 8 in PortlandMeeting notice
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10/26/2016Oregon Health Policy Board to meet November 1 in Portland at OHSUHealth transformation
Oregon Health Policy Board to meet November 1 in Portland at OHSU
10/25/2016CMS acting administrator touring Oregon with state officialsHealth transformation
CMS acting administrator touring Oregon with state officials
10/24/2016Public Health Advisory Board Accountability Metrics Subcommittee to meet October 27 by webinarMeeting notice
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10/24/2016Air toxics drop to lower and stable levels in Southeast PortlandPublic health - Cleaner air
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10/21/2016OHA issues health alert for pesticide-tainted marijuanaMedical marijuana
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10/20/2016State to complete review of need for new psychiatric hospital in Wilsonville by JanuaryCertificate of Need
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10/20/2016Health experts offer tips to help parents, educators talk to youth about marijuanaPublic health - prevention
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10/17/2016OHA and Portland State release report that highlights $240 million in savings from patient-centered primary care homesPatient-centered primary care homes
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10/17/2016Metrics and Scoring Committee to meet October 21 in WilsonvilleMeeting notice
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10/14/2016OHA offers safety tips as storms hit OregonPublic health
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10/14/2016Public Health Advisory Board’s Incentives and Funding Subcommittee meets October 18 in PortlandMeeting notice
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10/14/2016Public Health Advisory Board meets October 20 in PortlandMeeting notice
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10/14/2016Tobacco Reduction Advisory Committee to meet October 27Meeting notice
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10/13/2016State approves nursing facility project in AlbanyPublic health
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10/12/2016OHA names behavioral health directorBehavioral health
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10/11/2016OHA releases 2017 rates for Oregon’s coordinated care organizationsCoordinated care
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10/10/2016Conference of Local Health Officials meets October 20 in PortlandMeeting notice
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10/10/2016Public Health Advisory Board to hold special webinar meeting October 27Meeting notice
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10/5/2016Oregon hospitals beat national averages for preventing health care-associated infectionsPublic health
Oregon hospitals beat national averages for preventing health care-associated infections
10/4/2016Free soil screenings, blood lead tests offered at Oct. 15 ‘SoilSHOP’ event
Free soil screenings, blood lead tests offered at Oct. 15 ‘SoilSHOP’ event
10/3/2016Health-advisory-issued-for-Howard-Bay-located-in-Upper-Klamath-LakePublic health - algae advisory
OHA, Oregon, Health advisory issued for Howard Bay located in Upper Klamath Lake
9/19/2016Record number of Oregonians covered by health insurance, survey findsHealth transformation
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9/16/2016Air monitor near daycare in SE Portland shows elevated seleniumPublic health - Cleaner air
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9/16/2016Health advisory lifted September 16 for Blue Lake in Multnomah CountyPublic health - algae advisory
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9/16/2016Health advisory lifted September 16 for Howard Bay in Upper Klamath LakePublic health - algae advisory
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9/15/2016Public Health Advisory Board Accountability Metrics Subcommittee meets September 22 by webinarMeeting notice
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9/14/2016Hospital Performance Metrics Advisory Committee to meet September 21Mental health
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9/9/2016Health advisory for water contact at Nye Beach lifted September 9Public health - beach advisory
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9/9/2016Metrics and Scoring Committee to meet September 16 in WilsonvilleMeeting notice
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9/8/2016Health advisory for water contact at Neskowin Beach lifted September 8Public health - beach advisory
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9/7/2016Health advisory issued September 7 for Blue Lake in Multnomah CountyPublic health - algae advisory
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9/6/2016Public Health Advisory Board Incentives and Funding Subcommittee meets September 13 in PortlandMeeting notice
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9/6/2016OHA releases first quarterly legislative report on health system transformation in OregonHealth transformation
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9/2/2016Oregon Health Policy Board to meet September 6 in Portland at OHSUMeeting notice
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9/2/2016Oregon State Hospital Advisory Board to meet September 8 in Junction CityMeeting notice
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9/2/2016Health advisory issued September 2 for water contact at Neskowin BeachPublic health - beach advisory
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9/1/2016Health advisory lifted September 1 for Ross Island LagoonPublic health - algae advisory
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8/31/2016Task Force on School Nursing meets September 9 in PortlandMeeting notice
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8/31/2016Health advisory issued August 31 for water contact at Nye BeachPublic health - beach advisory
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8/30/2016Public Health Advisory Board meets September 12 in PortlandMeeting notice
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8/25/2016Oregon Health Policy Board seeks feedback on coordinated care organizationsCoordinated care
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8/24/2016Public Health Advisory Board Incentives and Funding Subcommittee meets August 31 in PortlandMeeting notice
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8/19/2016ADVISORY - State education and health officials to present webinar August 24 on new rules to support healthy school environPublic health
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8/19/2016Health advisory issued August 19 for Agency LakePublic health - algae advisory
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8/19/2016Health advisory issued August 19 for Willamette River’s Ross Island LagoonPublic health - algae advisory
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8/17/2016State agencies to update short-term risk levels for air toxicsPublic health - Cleaner air
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8/17/2016Public Health Advisory Board Accountability Metrics Subcommittee meets August 25 by webinarMeeting notice
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8/15/2016OHA Metrics and Scoring Committee to meet August 19 in WilsonvilleMeeting notice
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8/12/2016Health advisory lifted August 12 for Odell LakePublic health - algae advisory
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8/11/2016Health advisory for water contact at Rockaway Beach and Seal Rock State Park Beach lifted August 11Public health - beach advisory
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8/10/2016Health advisory issued August 10 for water contact at Seal Rock State Park BeachPublic health - beach advisory
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8/9/2016Health advisory issued August 9 for water contact at Rockaway BeachPublic health - beach advisory
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8/5/2016OHA to assess long-term risks near Precision Castparts CorpPublic health - Safer air
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8/4/2016Oregon selected to participate in Comprehensive Primary Care Plus initiativeHealth transformation
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8/3/2016Conference of Local Health Officials meets August 18 in PortlandMeeting notice
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8/3/2016Public Health Advisory Board meets August 18 in PortlandMeeting notice
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8/1/2016Task Force on School Nursing meets August 12 in PortlandMeeting notice
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7/29/2016Oregon Health Policy Board to meet August 2 in Portland at OHSUMeeting notice
oregon; health; oha; ohpb; policy; board; meeting; nurse; home visit; ohis; health; hospital; performance; metrics; cco; coordinated care
7/28/2016Update- Health advisory issued for all of Agency and Upper Klamath Lakes has been updated to cover only Howard Bay in UpperPublic health - algae advisory
Update- Health advisory issued for all of Agency and Upper Klamath Lakes has been updated to cover only Howard Bay in Upper Klamath Lake
7/28/2016Health advisory issued July 28 for Odell LakePublic health - algae advisory
oregon; health; oha; public; advisory; algae; odell
7/27/2016New report shows financial health of Oregon hospitals has improved as more people have gained health insurance coverage
New report shows financial health of Oregon hospitals has improved as more people have gained health insurance coverage
7/25/2016Public Health Advisory Board – Accountability Metrics Subcommittee Meets July 28 in PortlandMeeting notice
Oregon, Public Health Advisory Board, Accountability Metrics Subcommittee meets july 28 portland
7/21/2016Health advisory for water contact at D River Beach lifted July 21Public health - beach advisory
oregon; health; authority; oha; public; beach; monitoring; d river; lincoln; fecal; advisory; lift; lifted; lifting; recreation
7/21/2016Tobacco Reduction Advisory Committee to meet July 28Meeting notice
oregon; health; oha; public; tobacco; reduction; advisory;committee; trac; meeting
7/19/2016State advising travelers on Zika ahead of Olympics, ParalympicsPublic health
oregon; health; public; oha; authority; zika; mosquito; rio; olympic; paralympic; games
7/19/2016Health advisory issued July 19 for water contact at D River BeachPublic health - beach advisory
oregon; health; oha; authority; public; beach; advisory; fecal; bacteria; d river; lincoln county; lincoln city
7/18/2016Creating a person-centered behavioral health system that delivers better outcomes is cornerstone of OHA Behavioral Health CMental health, Addiction & recovery
oregon; health; oha; authority; behavioral; mental; substance abuse; addiction; collaborative; lynne saxton
7/15/2016Health advisory lifted for Metolius and Crooked River arms of Lake Billy ChinookPublic health - algae advisory
oregon; health; oha; authority; public; public health; algae; advisory; lift; billy chinook; blue-green; toxic; toxins; pets; dogs
7/14/2016Agencies extend deadline for Cleaner Air Oregon Advisory Committee application process to July 21Public health
oregon; deq; oha; environment; quality; health; authority; air; toxics; advisory; committee; public; cleaner air oregon
7/14/2016Oregon State Hospital Advisory Board to meet July 21 in SalemMeeting notice
oregon; health; authority; oha; state; hospital; osh; advisory; board; meeting; peer; superintendent; senate bill 469; sb 469; sb469; overtime; public; oshab
7/13/2016Oregon Health Policy Board to meet July 15 at OHSU in PortlandMeeting notice
oregon; health; authority; oha; ohpb; policy; board; meeting; provider; incentive; data; HB 3396; SB 440
7/13/2016Metrics and Scoring Committee to meet July 15 in WilsonvilleMeeting notice
oregon; health; authority; oha; metrics; scoring; meeting; wilsonville
7/8/2016Update - Health advisory issued for Howard Bay located in Upper Klamath Lake has been updated to include all of Agency andPublic health - algae advisory
oregon; health; public; oha; authority; algae; blue-green; toxins; agency; upper klamath; klamath
7/8/2016Update--Health-advisory-issued-for-Metolius-arm-of-Lake-Billy-Chinook-extended-to-include-Crooked-River-armPublic health - algae advisory
The health advisory issued July 1 for the Metolius arm of Lake Billy Chinook is being extended to include the Crooked River arm.
7/7/2016Public Health Advisory Board meets July 21 in PortlandMeeting notice
oregon; health; oha; authority; public; advisory; phab; meeting; modernization; funding; incentives; improvement
7/6/2016Bringing public health protections to every Oregon community - first step in modernizing Oregon’s public health systemPublic health
oregon; health; oha; public; modernization; zika; greenlick; hb 3100
7/6/2016OHA launches Youth Marijuana Use Prevention Pilot CampaignPublic health - prevention
oregon; health; oha; public; marijuana; youth; prevent; prevention; campaign; staytruetoyou; stay true; HB 4014; sb 1597; portland; medford; grants pass; josephine; jackson; multnomah; washington; clackamas; kati moseley; weed; grass; pot
7/6/2016Oregon Youth Marijuana Use Prevention pilot campaign media event todayPublic health
oregon; health; oha; authority; public; media; advisory; alert; marijuana; youth; prevention; campaign; ymupc; oaks park; pot; weed; grass
7/5/2016New study reports prices of medical procedures among Oregon hospitalsHealth transformation
oregon; health; oha; authority; hospital; price; payment; report; 2014; sb900; sb 900; apac; all payer all claims; lynne saxton; andy davidson; oahhs; reform; catalyst
7/1/2016Health advisory issued for Metolius arm of Lake Billy ChinookPublic health - algae advisory
oregon; health; oha; public; algae; blue-green; toxin; billy chinook; chinook; madras; metolius; perry south; three rivers marina;
7/1/2016Protect yourself from mosquitoes over holiday weekendPublic health - West Nile virus
oregon; health; oha; authority; public; mosquito; mosquitos; mosquitoes; west nile; westnile; prevention; debess
6/29/2016Legislative briefing on public health modernization set July 6 in PortlandMeeting notice
oregon; health;oha; public; modernization; greenlick; monnes anderson;
6/29/2016Task Force on School Nursing meets July 8 in PortlandMeeting notice
oregon; health;oha; public; task force; nursing;  school; meeting
6/24/2016Health advisory issued for Howard Bay located in Upper Klamath LakePublic health - algae advisory
oregon; health; oha; public; algae; blue-green; advisory; habs; klamath; upper klamath; howard; howards; howard's
6/23/2016Oregon Health Authority releases the fourth CCO Metrics ReportHealth transformation
oregon; health; oha; authority; cco; coordinated; care; organization; ohp; health plan; medicaid; incentive; metric; pcpch; primary care; saxton
6/15/2016State standard for opioid prescribing will follow CDC guidelinePublic health
oregon; health; oha; authority; public; opioid; opiate; guideline; cdc; centers; disease; control; prevention; prescribing; pain
6/13/2016Metrics and Scoring Committee to meet June 17 in WilsonvilleMeeting notice
oregon; health; oha; authority; metrics; scoring; meeting; disparity
6/10/2016Conference of Local Health Officials meets June 16 in PortlandMeeting notice
oregon; health; oha; authority; conference; local; officials; clho; prescription; drug; monitoring; grant; innovator; ohpb; modernization
6/10/2016Monitoring shows hexavalent chromium slightly above health-based goal near Reed CollegePublic health
oregon; health; oha; deq; environmental; quality; portland; air; chromium; arsenic; cadmium; hexavalent; reed;
6/9/2016OHA - Measuring hospital performanceHealth transformation
oregon; health; oha; authority; metrics; hospital; htpp; transformation; drg
6/8/2016State agencies announce plan to help school districts and child care centers reduce lead in drinking waterPublic health
oregon; health; education; ode; oha; lead; schools; water
6/7/2016Public Health Advisory Board meets June 16 in PortlandMeeting notice
cara.m.biddlecom@state.or.usoregon; health; oha; authority; public; advisory; meeting; modernization
6/7/2016Public Health Advisory Board Accountability Metrics Subcommittee meets June 9 in PortlandMeeting notice
oregon; health; oha; authority; public; advisory; board; phab; accountability; metrics; meeting; modernization
6/3/2016Extreme heat conditions this weekend prompt Oregon Public Health warningPublic health
oregon; health; public; oha; public health; water; safety; heat; hot; heat wave; extreme; weather
6/1/2016Oregon Health Policy Board to meet June 7 in Portland at OHSUMeeting notice
oregon; health; authority; oha; ohpb; policy board; policy; value-based; meeting; primary care
5/31/2016Public Health Advisory Board to hold special meeting June 3 in Portland and by webinarMeeting notice
oregon; health; authority; oha; public; public health; advisory; phab; meeting;webinar
5/31/2016Marijuana edibles become legal June 2 - OHA provides information to keep children safeMedical marijuana
oregon; health; oha; authority; public; marijuana; edibles; medibles; children; safety; dosage
5/26/2016Lead levels drop, but hexavalent chromium persists in SE PortlandPublic health
oregon; oha; health; authority; air; toxic; portland; deq; chromium; arsenic; lead; cadmium
5/25/2016Task Force on School Nursing meets June 3 in SalemMeeting notice
oregon; health; oha; authority; public; meeting; school; nurse; task force
5/20/2016Monitoring shows metals above air quality targets near Precision CastpartsPublic health
oregon; health; authority; oha; deq; environment; air; portland; bullseye; precision; castparts; governor; brown; kate brown; cleaner; safer; cleanerair; saferair; nickel; hexavalent; chromium; arsenic
5/18/2016Hospital Performance Metrics Advisory Committee to meet May 20Meeting notice
oregon; health; oha; hospital; performance; metrics; advisory; committee; meeting
5/18/2016Metrics and Scoring Committee to meet May 20 in WilsonvilleMeeting notice
oregon; health; oha; authority; metrics; scoring; meeting
5/16/2016OMMP introducing inventory reporting system during public meetingsMedical marijuana
oregon; health; oha; marijuana; ommp; medical; pot; weed; medibles; grower; processor; inventory; reporting; oar 333-008-0630; oar 333-008-1248; oar 333-008-1830
5/16/2016Conference of Local Health Officials meets May 19 in PortlandMeeting notice
oregon; health; public; oha; clho; coalition; local; officials; rules; standards; ors 431.345; ors 431.350; modernization; reproductive; immunization; marijuana; revenue; prevention
5/13/2016Oregon State Hospital Advisory Board to meet May 19 in SalemMeeting notice
Oregon State Hospital Advisory Board to meet May 19 in Salem
5/13/2016Oregon Medicaid Advisory Committee to meet May 25 in SalemMeeting notice
Oregon Medicaid Advisory Committee to meet May 25 in Salem
5/13/2016Public Health Advisory Board meets May 19 in PortlandMeeting notice
oregon; health; oha; public; authority; advisory; committee; phab; meeting
5/10/2016Public Health Advisory Board Funding and Incentives Subcommittee meets May 17 in PortlandMeeting notice
oregon; health; oha; public; advisory; funding; incentives
5/10/2016Public Health Advisory Board’s Accountability Metrics Subcommittee meets May 12 in PortlandMeeting notice
oregon; health; oha; public; advisory; meeting; board; accountability; metrics
5/9/2016OHA continues assessments of long-term risks near Bullseye, UroborosPublic health
oregon; health; oha; public; phd; portland; glass; toxic; bullseye; uroboros; community; advisory; ehap; environmental health assessment; public health assessment; pha; atsdr
5/5/2016OHA statement - FDA to extend authority to all tobacco productsPublic health - prevention
oregon; tobacco; fda; prevention; hookah; e-cigarette; regulation
5/5/2016Air data - Hexavalent chromium persists, but selenium levels dropPublic health
oregon; health; oha; authority; deq; environment; quality; environmental; portland; air; toxic; chrome; chromium; selenium; arsenic; glass; bullseye; urobouros
5/3/2016Task Force on School Nursing meets May 6 in PortlandMeeting notice
oregon; health; public; task force; committee; school; nurse; meeting
5/3/2016Public Health Advisory Board to hold special webinar meeting May 10 in PortlandMeeting notice
oregon; health;oha; public; advisory; meeting; webinar; modernization
5/2/2016Public hearing May 26 for Preventive Health and Health Services Block Grant planMeeting notice
oregon; health; oha; public; preventive; block grant; block; grant;
5/2/2016Joint OHA, ODA, DEQ, ODFW statement on PSU oyster studyPublic health
oregon; health; authority; oha; agriculture; oda; environment; deq; fish; wildlife; dfw; psu; portland; state; university; oyster; toxin; contaminant; drug; response; olympia; mariculture
4/29/2016Oregon Health Policy Board to meet May 3 at OHSU in PortlandMeeting notice
oregon; health; ohpb; policy; meeting; waiver; 1115; cms
4/29/2016Hexavalent chromium averages above annual targets, air data showPublic health
oregon; health; authority; oha; deq; environment; environmental; quality; portland; air; toxic; chromium; arsenic; uroboros; bullseye; glass
4/22/2016Oregon Opioid Prescribing Guidelines Task Force meets April 29 in PortlandMeeting notice
oregon; health; oha; authority; public; pubic; opioids; opiates; painkillers; prescription; pain; task force; meeting
4/22/2016Tobacco Reduction Advisory Committee to meet April 28Meeting notice
oregon; oha; health; authority; public; tobacco; reducation; advisory; meeting; retail; policy
4/21/2016Most metals in air near glass factories stay at urban concentrationsPublic health
oregon; health; authority; deq; environment; quality; multnomah; portland; air; toxic; metals; glass; bullseye; uroboros; chromium; cadmium; arsenic
4/21/2016Cleaner Air Oregon launches public engagement phasePublic health
oregon; health; oha; authority; public; deq; environment; environmental; quality; eqc; commission; air; toxic; rule; regulation; cleaner; cleanerairoregon; engagement
4/20/2016MEDIA ADVISORY - Launch of Cleaner Air Oregon engagement process to create health-based air quality regulationsPublic health
oregon; health; authority; public; air; deq; environment; rules; eqc; quality; commission; shepherd; saxton; feldon; agenda; media; advisory
4/19/2016Conference of Local Health Officials meets April 21 in PortlandMeeting notice
oregon; health; public; meeting; clho; local; officials
4/19/2016OHA issues statewide advisory recommending limited bass consumptionPublic health
oregon; health; authority; oha; public; fish; bass; advisory; mercury
4/15/2016Hospital Performance Metrics Advisory Committee to meet April 22Meeting notice
oregon; health; oha; authority; hospital; metrics; advisory; meeting; opiates; opioid; edie; perinatal; maternal; child
4/15/2016Metrics and Scoring Committee to meet April 22 in WilsonvilleMeeting notice
oregon; health; oha; authority; metrics; scoring; equity; disparities; race; ethnicity; language; meeting
4/14/2016Air monitoring shows health concerns from heavy metals still lowPublic health
oregon; health; authority; public; deq; environment; environmental; quality; multnomah; portland; air; toxic; pollution; metals; chromium; arsenic; glass; bullseye; bulls eye; uroboros
4/12/2016Agencies issue statement on Bullseye Glass’s restart of cadmium usePublic health
oregon; health; authority; oha; deq; environment; environmental; quality; multnomah; air; toxic; cadmium; bullseye; bulls eye; glass; portland
4/11/2016Public Health Advisory Board’s Incentives and Funding Subcommittee meets April 18 in PortlandMeeting notice
oregon; health; public; oha; authority; meeting; incentives; funding; subcommittee; house bill 3011; hb3100; hb 3100
4/11/2016Public Health Advisory Board meets April 21 in PortlandMeeting notice
oregon; health; oha; authority; public; advisory; phab; meeting; RWJF;grant; modernization; preventive; improvement
4/7/2016Weekly air monitoring shows slight increase in hexavalent chromiumPublic health
oregon; oha; deq; health; authority; multnomah; portland; air; chrome; chromium; hexavalent; arsenic; cadmium; glass; bullseye; uroboros
4/1/2016OHA publishes 15-year cancer data for areas near glass companiesPublic health
oregon; health; oha; public; deq; air; pollution; toxic; cancer; report; analysis; lung; bladder
3/31/2016State approves nursing facility project in LakeviewCertificate of Need
oregon; oha; health; nursing; facility; nursing home; lakeview; gardens; certificate; need; dhs; human; services
3/31/2016Air monitoring still showing low levels of metals; health risk also lowPublic health
oregon; health; oha; deq; environment; air; portland; metal;glass;uroboros; bullseye
3/30/2016Oregon Health Policy Board to meet April 5 in Portland at OHSUMeeting notice
oregon; health; ohpb; policy; board; meeting; waiver; 1115; cms
3/30/2016Marijuana Rules Advisory Committee to meet March 31Meeting notice
oregon; health; oha; authority; marijuana; rules; advisory; meeting; rac; HB 3400; sb 460; concentration, labeling; testing; statement of need; fiscal impact.
3/24/2016Metals in Portland air samples—and resulting health risk—remain lowPublic health
oregon; health; oha; authority; air; toxic; pollution; deq; environment; glass; bullseye; uroboros; multnomah
3/22/2016Task Force on School Nursing to meet April 1 in SalemMeeting notice
oregon; health; oha; public; meeting; agenda; task force; school; nurse; nursing; sb 698
3/17/2016Agencies revise March 17 news release on new air monitoring, soil sampling dataPublic health
Oregon Safeair, DEQ, OHA, Multnomah county, air quality, metal emissions
3/17/2016New data continue to show low health risks for Portland residentsPublic health
oregon; health; oha; authority; deq; environmental; quality; multnomah; portland; air ; toxic; metals; saxton
3/17/2016REMINDER - Agencies to provide update on air toxics issue TODAYPublic health
oregon; health; public; oha; phd; air; toxic; portland; deq; multnomah
3/17/2016Oregon Health Authority proposes resolution to 2015 rate disputeCoordinated care
oregon; health; oha; authority; cco; coordinated; care; organization; familycare; family care; settlement; cms; medicaid; medicare; methodology; contract
3/16/2016Agencies set Thursday media briefing on Portland air toxics issuePublic health
oregon; health;oha; deq; air; portland; toxic; multnomah
3/15/2016Oregon State Hospital celebrates first anniversary of Junction City campusOregon State Hospital
oregon; health; oha; state; hospital; osh; junction city; anniversary
3/10/2016State approves nursing facility project in SalemCertificate of Need
oregon; health; oha; certificate; need; hospital; long term care; ltc; salem; marquis; silver gardens; hearing
3/10/2016Oregon State Hospital Advisory Board to meet March 17 in SalemMeeting notice
oregon; oha; osh; state hospital; hospital; advisory; meeting; callan; patient
3/10/2016Public Health Advisory Board meets March 17 in PortlandMeeting notice
oregon; health; public; oha; ohpb; policy; phab; ophab; advisory; meeting; modernization; budget
3/9/2016New soil, cancer, urine test data show low risk for Portland residentsPublic health
oregon; health; oha; deq; multnomah; air; toxic; toxin; bullseye; uroboros; glass; chromium; aresnic; lead; soil; urine; saxton; hedberg; environment;
3/8/2016Agencies set Wednesday media briefing on Portland air toxics issuePublic health
oregon; health; authority; public; deq; oha; environmental; quality; multnomah; air; toxic; pollution; media; briefing; press; conference
3/4/2016Conference of Local Health Officials meets March 17 in PortlandMeeting notice
oregon; health; oha; authority; public; clho; conference; local; officials; teen; pregnancy; modern; modernization; prevention
2/26/2016Oregon has first case of sexually transmitted Zika virusPublic health
oregon; oha; health; public; zika; sex; sexual; transmission; condom; cdc; Guillan-Barré; pregnant; symptoms; sexually; fever; rash; pain; disease; pregnancy
2/25/2016Metrics and Scoring Committee to meet February 26 in WilsonvilleMeeting notice
oregon;health; oha; meeting; metrics; scoring; cco;public;modernization;plan
2/24/2016Norovirus outbreak connected to Yaquina Bay oystersPublic health
oregon; oha; health;public; virus; norovirus;oysters; yaquina; vomit; feces
2/19/2016Oregon Health Policy Board to hold joint meeting with Early Learning Council in Portland February 25Meeting notice
oregon; health; oha; ohpb; policy; board; early learning; elc; meeting; child; familyi; well-being; well being; wellbeing
2/18/2016MEDIA AVAILABILITY Agency heads to take questions on metals emissionsPublic health
oregon; health; oha; deq; multnomah; air; quality; emissions; tubman; metals; heavy metals; chromium; arsenic; cadmium
2/17/2016Hospital Performance Metrics Advisory Committee to meet February 26 by conference callMeeting notice
oregon; health; oha; authority; analytics; metrics; hospital; performance; cms; opioid;
2/16/2016Oregon State Hospital Advisory Board to hold special meeting February 18Meeting notice
oregon; health; oha; authority; hospital;osh;advisory;meeting;letter;legislature;conference;telephone
2/12/2016DEQ-OHA joint news release - Portland glass companies to suspend use of chromium, cadmiumPublic health
oregon;health;environment;deq;oha;chromium;cadmium;portland;glass
2/10/2016State confirms first travel-associated Zika case of 2016Meeting notice, Public health
oregon; health; public; oha; authority;zika;virus;travel
2/3/2016Get immunizations up-to-date before School Exclusion Day February 17Public health - immunization
oregon; health; public; immunize; shots; immunization; exclusion; school; day care; sent home; excluded; exemption; exempt
1/28/2016Oregon Health Policy Board to hold planning session in Salem February 2Meeting notice
oregon;health;oha;ohpb;policy;board;planning;2016-2017
1/21/2016Cannabis Research Task Force to meet January 26Meeting notice
oregon;health;public;cannabis;pot;marijuana;research;crtf;meeting;public
1/21/2016OHA Retail Marijuana Scientific Advisory Committee meets January 28Meeting notice
oregon;health;oha;public;marijuana;science;scientific;advisory;rmsac;meeting;public;sb 844;senate bill 844;844
1/21/2016Tobacco Reduction Advisory Committee to meet January 28Meeting notice
oregon;health;public;tobacco;nicotine;meeting;trac;tpep;prevention;reduction
1/20/2016Metrics and Scoring Committee to meet January 22 in WilsonvilleMeeting notice
oregon;health;oha;metrics;meeting
1/20/2016Oregon’s Mid-year Health System Transformation report shows CCOs’ continued progressHealth transformation
oregon;health;oha;transformation;cco;coordinated care;report;2014;2015;metric
1/20/2016Hospital Performance Metrics Advisory Committee to meet January 22Meeting notice
oregon;health;oha;hospital;performance;metric
1/19/2016Conference of Local Health Officials meets January 21 in PortlandMeeting notice
oregon; health; public; meeting; coalition; local; officials; clho
1/14/2016Oregon State Hospital Advisory Board to meet January 21 in SalemMeeting notice
oregon; hospital; state; osh; advisory; meeting
1/12/2016Public Health Advisory Board meets January 29 in PortlandMeeting notice
oregon; health; public; advisory; meeting
1/12/2016Marijuana Rules Advisory Committee to meet January 25Meeting notice
oregon; health; public; meeting; marijuana; pot; rules; administrative
1/12/2016January is Radon Action Month – and a good time to get homes testedPublic health
oregon; health; public; radon; testing; stack; cude; gas; soil
1/8/2016Oregon Stroke Care Committee to meet January 14Meeting notice
oregon; health; public; meeting; stroke; care; 431.673;rehab; ems
12/31/2015Cannabis Research Task Force to meet January 8Meeting notice
oregon; health; public; meeting; cannabis; research; task force; legal; laboratories; review; medical;
12/31/2015Marijuana Rules Advisory Committee to meet January 11Meeting notice
oregon; health; public; marijuana; pot; cannabis; rules; rac
12/30/2015Oregon Health Policy Board to meet January 5 at OHSU in PortlandMeeting notice
oregon; health; policy; ohpb; healthcare workforce; children; families; public
12/29/2015Oregon Health Authority’s redeveloped rates receive approval from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid ServicesHealth transformation
oregon; health; authority; cco; coordinated; care; cms; rates; methodology; saxton; redeveloped; optumas; ohp
12/23/2015OHA invites public input during January marijuana meetingsMeeting notice, Medical marijuana
oregon; health; public; meeting; marijuana; retail; medical; scientific; science; rules; policy; pot; weed
12/15/2015Oregon vital records fees increasing in JanuaryPublic health
oregon; oha; health; authority; public; vital; records; birth; death; marriage; domestic; partnership; fee; increase
12/15/2015Oregon Health Authority names Lori Coyner state Medicaid directorOregon Health Plan
oregon; health; authority; medicaid; ohp; cco; coyner; Q Corp
12/14/2015OHA seeks input on 2016 Synar ReportPublic health - prevention
oregon; health; public health; smoking; tobacco; youth; synar; report
12/10/2015Conference of Local Health Officials meets December 17 via webinarMeeting notice
Conference of Local Health Officials meets December 17 via webinar
12/9/2015Cannabis Research Task Force to meet December 15Meeting notice
oregon; health; public health; marijuana; pot; cannabis; task force; hearing
12/8/2015Hospital Performance Metrics Advisory Committee to meet December 18Meeting notice
oregon; health; oha; authority; hospital; performance; metrics
12/3/2015Public Health Advisory Board meets December 11 in PortlandMeeting notice
oregon; health; oha;public;authority;phab;advisory;ship;improvement;
11/30/2015Oregon Health Policy Board to meet December 1 at OHSU in PortlandMeeting notice
oregon; health; ohpb; policy; 5507;440;home visit; sustainable; meeting
11/17/2015OHA seeks input on Public Health Modernization ManualMeeting notice
oregon; oha; public health; health; modernization; manual; hearing; HB 3100
11/17/2015Despite declines in resistant bacteria, Oregon clinicians still prescribe too many antibioticsPublic health
oregon; health; public health; antibiotics; infection; cdi; clostridium; dificile; aware; get smart; penicillin; oha; pneumonia; diarrhea
11/16/2015OHA Retail Marijuana Scientific Advisory Committee meets November 19Meeting notice
oregon; marijuana; retail; science; scientific; committee; public health; health; oha; addiction; addictive; drug; pot; high; cognitive; neurological; cardiovascular; modie
11/16/2015Metrics and Scoring Committee to meet November 20 in WilsonvilleMeeting notice
oregon; oha; health; transformation; metrics; scoring; benchmarks; child family well-being;behavioral health
11/12/2015Oregon State Hospital Advisory Board to meet November 19 in SalemMeeting notice
oregon; oha; osh; state hospital; advisory; board
11/12/2015Hospital Performance Metrics Advisory Committee to meet November 20Meeting notice
oregon; oha; healtlh; authority; hospital; performance; measures; metrics; meeting; wilsonville Clackamas
11/4/2015Health advisory lifted November 4 for Clackamas Cove portion of Clackamas RiverPublic health - algae advisory
oregon; health; public; algae; advisory; lift; clackamas; cove; clackamette; oregon city
11/3/2015Oregon cases of E. coli linked to Chipotle now at 12Public health
oregon; oha; health; public; chipotle; chipolte; shiga; toxin; e. coli; e coli; ecoli; hedberg; diarrhea;
10/31/2015Oregon Health Authority investigating Shiga toxin E. coli cases linked to Chipotle restaurantsPublic health
oregon; health; public health; shiga; e coli; e.coli; ecoli; chipotle; chipolte; outbreak; diarrhea; vomit;
10/29/2015Bubonic plague confirmed in Crook Co. teen after hunting tripPublic health
Bubonic plague confirmed in Crook Co. teen after hunting trip
10/28/2015Oregon Health Policy Board to meet November 3 in PortlandMeeting notice
oregon; ohpb; health; policy; oha; coordinated care; oral; ohsu
10/27/2015Health advisory lifted October 27 for Willow Creek ReservoirPublic health - algae advisory
oregon; health; public; algae; willow; reservoir; creek; morrow
10/27/2015Health advisory lifted for Upper Klamath and Agency lakes downstream to Keno Dam on JC Boyle ReservoirPublic health - algae advisory
oregon; health; OHA; health authority; public health; algae; klamath; agency; boyle
10/22/2015OHA announces 2015 Dr. Bruce Goldberg Health Equity ChampionsHealth equity
oregon; health; oha; equity; inclusion; bruce goldberg; keny-guyer; buehler; health equity alliance; leann johnson
10/16/2015OHA Retail Marijuana Scientific Advisory Committee meets October 22Meeting notice
oregon; health; oha; public health; public meeting; rmsac; retail; marijuana; scientific; advisory committee; cannabis;
10/16/2015OHA seeks applications for Marijuana Rules Advisory CommitteeMedical marijuana
oregon; health; public health; marijuana; rules; policy; administrative; rac; rules advisory committee; oha; hb 3400; sb 460; medical; ommp
10/16/2015OHA seeks input on Public Health Policy ManualMeeting notice
oregon; health; public health; policy; manual; hb 3100; 3100;
10/14/2015State approves development of freestanding inpatient hospice facility in EugenePublic health
Oregon, OHA, freestanding inpatient hospice facility Eugene, Peter Moore Hospice House, informal hearing
10/13/2015Health advisory issued October 13 for Willow Creek ReservoirPublic health - algae advisory
Oregon, OHA, Health Advisory issued Willow Creek Reservoir, hi levels of toxins, Morrow County reservoir
10/13/2015Conference of Local Health Officials meets October 15 in PortlandMeeting notice
oregon; health; oha; local; public; clho; hiv; phab
10/13/2015Metrics and Scoring Committee to hold retreat October 30 in WilsonvilleMeeting notice
oregon; health; oha; authority; metrics; scoring; meeting; wilsonville; transformation; incentive; quality pool
10/13/2015Two metrics panels set joint behavioral health learning sessionMeeting notice
oregon; health; oha; health authority; authority; metrics; hospital; scoring; meeting; behavioral; mental
10/12/2015Hospital Performance Metrics Advisory Committee to meet by telephone October 23Meeting notice
oregon; meeting; oha; health; hospital; metrics
10/8/2015Oregon Beach Monitoring Program sets public meetings to discuss new 'beach action value' for health advisoriesMeeting notice
oregon; beach; advisory; health; public health; bav; beach action value; mpn; bacteria; fecal; meetings
10/6/2015OHA updates Oregon Coast health advisory for soft-shell clams to include gapersPublic health
oregon; oha; health; fish; shellfish; advisory; arsenic; clams; soft-shell; softshell; gaper
10/5/2015Tobacco Reduction Advisory Committee to meet October 8Meeting notice
oregon; health; public health; tobacco; tpep; trac; prevention; reduction
10/1/2015Health advisory lifted for Willamette River’s Ross Island LagoonPublic health - algae advisory
Oregon; health advisory; lifted for willamette river's ross island lagoon; willamette; river; ross; island; lefted;
9/30/2015Health Policy Board to tour and visit Winding Waters Clinic in Enterprise October 4Meeting notice
oregon; health; policy; ohpb; winding waters; enterprise; clinic; rural; tour
9/28/2015Health advisory issued for Clackamas Cove portion of Clackamas RiverPublic health - algae advisory
oregon; health; public health; algae; advisory; cyanotoxin; blue-green; clackamas; clackamette; oregon city
9/25/2015Oregon Health Policy Board to meet October 5 in PendletonMeeting notice
oregon; health; ohpb; policy; health policy board; meeting; pendleton; st anthony; transformation; behavioral; rural; hit; health information technology; IT
9/24/2015OHA seeks members for new cannabis research task forceMedical marijuana
oregon; health; oha; public health; cannabis; marijuana; pot; medical; task force; grow; cannabidiol; cannabinoid
9/22/2015Call for nominations for Public Health Advisory BoardPublic health
oregon; oha; health authority; health; public health; phab; advisory board; hb 3100; nomination
9/16/2015OHA Retail Marijuana Scientific Advisory Committee meets September 24Meeting notice
oregon; marijuana; retail; rmsac; meeting; scientific; science
9/15/2015Oregon State Hospital Advisory Board to meet September 24 in SalemMeeting notice
oregon; oha; health; osh; state hospital; advisory
9/10/2015Metrics and Scoring Committee to meet September 18 in WilsonvilleMeeting notice
oregon; health; oha; metrics; hospital; transformation; benchmark
9/10/2015Oregon Health Policy Board-Early Learning Council joint subcommittee to meet September 14 in PortlandMeeting notice
oregon; health; policy; early learning; children; family; well-being; population; report card;risk
9/3/2015Oregon Health Authority announces dates for Behavioral Health System town hallsMeeting notice
oregon; oha; health; town hall; gelser; saxton; behavioral; mental; substance
8/31/2015Public Health Advisory Board meets September 11 in PortlandMeeting notice
oregon; health; public health; advisory; meeting; modernization
8/26/2015Health advisory for water contact at Seal Rock State Park Beach lifted August 26Public health - beach advisory
oregon; health; public health; beach; advisory; lift; seal rock; state park; fecal; bacteria
8/25/2015Oregon Health Policy Board to meet September 1 at OHSU in PortlandMeeting notice
oregon; health; policy; ohpb; meeting; september; ohsu; transformation; sustainability
8/20/2015Retail Marijuana Scientific Advisory Committee meets August 27Meeting notice
oregon; health; public health; marijuana; rmsac; retail; recreational; advisory;
8/14/2015Health advisory for water contact at Sunset Bay State Park Beach lifted August 14Public health - beach advisory
oregon; health; public health; beach; advisory; fecal; bacteria; sunset bay; coos
8/14/2015Update - Health advisory for Klamath River below JC Boyle Reservoir to California border liftedPublic health - algae advisory
oregon; klamath; algae; advisory; lift; agency; jc boyle; ewauna; link; keno; cyanobacteria; blue-green;
8/14/2015Tobacco Reduction Advisory Committee to meet September 1Meeting notice
oregon; health; meeting; tobacco; trac; tpep; oha
8/12/2015Health advisory issued August 12 for water contact at Sunset Bay State Park BeachPublic health - beach advisory
oregon; health; public health; beach; advisory; sunset bay; bacteria; fecal
8/11/2015Health advisory issued August 11 for water contact at Seal Rock State Park BeachPublic health - beach advisory
oregon; beach; health; advisory; bacteria; fecal; seal rock; lincoln county
8/5/2015Update – Health advisory on Upper Klamath, Agency lakes extended downstream to California borderPublic health - algae advisory
oregon; health; public health; algae; advisory; klamath; ewauna; boyle; topsy; toxin; water
8/3/2015Hospital Performance Metrics Advisory Committee to meet by phone August 11Meeting notice, Health transformation
oregon; hospital; performance; metrics; health; oha; authority
7/29/2015Update - Health advisory on Upper Klamath and Agency lakes extended downstream to Keno Dam July 29Public health - algae advisory
oregon; algae; health; advisory; klamath; link; ewauna
7/28/2015Health advisory issued July 28 for Upper Klamath and Agency lakes (excluding Pelican Bay)Public health - algae advisory
oregon; health; public health; usgs; klamath; upper klamath; agency; algae; advisory; toxins; toxic; water; recreation; oha; highway 97
7/28/2015Oregon Health Policy Board to hold conference call Aug. 4Meeting notice, Health transformation
oregon; health; policy; ohpb; sustainable health expenditures; health information technology oversight council; hitoc
7/17/2015Oregon Health Policy Board to meet July 21 in Portland at PSUMeeting notice, Health transformation
Oregon; Health Policy Board; meeting; July 21; PSU; hitoc; health information; HB 2294; modernization; HB 3100; sb 400
7/16/2015OHA Retail Marijuana Scientific Advisory Committee meets July 23Meeting notice
Oregon, marijuana, OHA
7/13/2015OHA issues advisory for soft-shell clams along Oregon CoastPublic health
Oregon, OHA, Oregon Health Authority, soft-shell clam advisory, Oregon coast
7/10/2015Metrics and Scoring Committee to meet July 17 in WilsonvilleMeeting notice, Health transformation
oregon; health; oha; authority; metrics; scoring;hst performance; wilsonville; clackamas; benchmark
7/9/2015Health advisory issued July 9 for Willamette River’s Ross Island LagoonPublic health - algae advisory
oregon; health; oha; public health; algae; advisory; ross island; lagoon; portland; willamette
7/9/2015Oregon State Hospital Advisory Board to meet July 16 in Junction CityMeeting notice, Oregon State Hospital
oregon; health; oha; osh; state hospital; hospital; advisory; meeting
7/2/2015State approves nursing facility project in Southwest PortlandPublic health, Certificate of Need
oregon; health; hospital; certificate of need; robison; cedar; sinai; marquis; nursing
7/1/2015Oregon Stroke Care Committee to meet July 9Meeting notice
oregon; health; oha; public health; stroke; meeting
7/1/2015Hospital Performance Metrics Advisory Committee to meet July 10Meeting notice, Health transformation
oregon; health; oha; hospital; metrics
7/1/2015Health advisory lifted July 1 for Lake Billy Chinook ReservoirPublic health - algae advisory
oregon; health; oha; health authority; public health; algae; blue-green; toxins; billy chinook;
6/25/2015Health advisory issued June 25 for Lake Billy Chinook ReservoirPublic health - algae advisory
oregon; health; public health; algae; advisory; billy chinook; sisters; deschutes national forest; madras; jefferson county
6/24/2015Health advisory for water contact at Tolovana State Park Beach lifted June 24Public health - beach advisory
oregon; health; public health; beach; advisory; tolovana; state park; fecal; bacteria
6/24/2015Extreme heat conditions by weekend prompt Oregon Public Health warningPublic health
oregon; health; public health; heat; weather; stroke; exhaustion; hydrate; water; dehydration
6/24/20152014 Health System Transformation report - coordinated care model shows continued progress for second calendar yearCoordinated care, Health transformation, Patient-centered primary care homes, Oregon Health Plan
oregon; health; metrics; 2014; affordable care act; aca; obamacare; transformation; oha; oregon health authority; cco; coordinated care; lynne saxton; oregon health plan; ohp; medicaid
6/23/2015Health advisory issued June 23 for water contact at Tolovana State Park BeachPublic health - beach advisory
oregon; beach; advisory; health; bacteria; fecal; tolovana; clatsop
6/18/2015Hospital Performance Metrics Advisory Committee to meet June 26Meeting notice, Health transformation
oregon; health; oha; hospital; performance; metrics
6/17/2015Oregon Health Policy Board-Early Learning Council joint subcommittee to meet June 22Meeting notice
oregon; health; policy; early learning
6/12/2015Metrics and Scoring Committee to meet June 19 in WilsonvilleMeeting notice, Coordinated care
oregon; health; metrics; scoring; hearing
6/11/2015Retail Marijuana Scientific Advisory Committee meets June 25Meeting notice, Public health
oregon; health; oha; public health; marijuana; retail; scientific; advisory
6/5/2015Health advisory lifted June 5 for water contact at Sunset Bay State Park BeachPublic health - beach advisory
oregon; beach; bacteria; fecal; advisory; lift; sunset bay; coos
6/3/2015Health advisory issued June 3 for water contact at Sunset Bay State Park BeachPublic health - beach advisory
oregon; beach; advisory; health; public health; bacteria; sunset bay
6/1/2015Public Health Advisory Board meets June 12 in PortlandMeeting notice, Public health
oregon; health; public health; advisory; meeting; preventive; hb 3100; modernization
5/29/2015Oregon Health Policy Board to meet by telephone June 2Meeting notice
oregon; ohpb; health; policy
5/29/2015State confirms seventh meningococcal disease case linked to UO outbreakPublic health
oregon; health; public health; uo; university of oregon; meningococcal; meningitis; outbreak; vaccine; vaccinated; lane county; eugene
5/21/2015Health advisory lifted May 21 for Detroit LakePublic health - algae advisory
oregon; health; public health; algae; advisory; detroit
5/15/2015Health advisory issued May 15 for Detroit LakePublic health - algae advisory
oregon; health; public health; algae; detroit lake; reservoir; toxins; advisory
5/15/2015Oregon State Hospital Advisory Board to meet May 21 in SalemMeeting notice, Oregon State Hospital
oregon; hospital; state hospital; advisory board; meeting; oshab; gipson-king
5/13/2015Retail Marijuana Scientific Advisory Committee meets May 22Meeting notice, Public health
oregon; marijuana; retail; science; scientific; hearing; health; public health; single serving; colorado; vermont; washington
5/12/2015Public hearing June 11 for Preventive Health and Health Services Block Grant planMeeting notice, Public health
Preventive Health and Health Services Block Grant
5/5/2015Metrics and Scoring Committee to meet May 15 in WilsonvilleMeeting notice, Health transformation
oregon; oha; health; health authority; metrics
5/1/2015Oregon’s vaccine exemption rate drops 17 percentPublic health - immunization
Oregon; Oregon Public Health Division; vaccine exemption rate drops; nonmedical excmptions drops in Oregon
4/29/2015Oregon Health Policy Board to meet May 5 in PortlandMeeting notice
Oregon; Oregon Health Policy Board; monthly meeting; May, Portalnd
4/20/2015Oregon Health Policy Board and Early Learning Council joint subcommittee to hold meeting April 23 in PortlandMeeting notice
Oregon; Oregon Health Policy Board; Early Learning Council
4/2/2015Public Health Advisory Board to hold special meeting April 6Meeting notice, Public health
oregon; public health; health; advisory; phab; HB 3100; modernization
4/1/2015Oregon Health Policy Board to meet April 7 in AstoriaMeeting notice
oregon; health policy; health; policy; astoria; public health; behavioral health
3/31/2015Oregon State Hospital patients settle into Junction City and Salem campuses; Portland campus closesOregon State Hospital
oregon; hospital; state hospital; osh; cuckoo's nest; salem; portland; junction city; mental health; mentally ill; posh; salem; treatment; recovery
3/26/2015Public Notice and Request for Comment on Aging and Disabilities Waiver (0185)
oregon; dhs; oha; human services; health authority; aging; disabilities; waiver; 0185
3/19/2015State confirms sixth University of Oregon meningococcal disease casePublic health - immunization
oregon; meningitis; meningococcal; uo; students; vaccine; spring; break; vacation; vax
3/17/2015As spring arrives, avoid buying chicks, ducklingsPublic health
oregon; public health; salmonella; disease; risk; chicks; ducklings; poultry; easter; salmonellosis
3/13/2015Oregon State Hospital Advisory Board to meet March 19 in SalemMeeting notice
oregon; state hospital; osh; kirkbride; advisory
3/12/2015Metrics and Scoring Committee to meet March 20 in WilsonvilleMeeting notice
oregon; health; transformation; metrics;
3/4/2015Public Health Advisory Board meets March 6 in PortlandMeeting notice
oregon; health; public health; advisory; phab; Future of Public Health; accreditation; communicable disease
3/2/2015Oregon State Hospital hosts ribbon-cutting ceremony for new Junction City Campus
Oregon; oregon state hospital; ribbon cutting ceremony, legislators, oha acting director; junction city
3/2/2015Media advisory - Public health physicians discuss UO meningococcal disease, mass vaccination effortPublic health
oregon; meningococcal; meningitis; media; uo; university of oregon; cieslak; vidoloff; Luedtke
2/26/2015Health advisory lifted February 26 for Lost Creek LakePublic health - algae advisory
oregon; algae; toxin; bloom; blue-green; lost creek; medford; rogue river; army corps; jackson; health; public health; OHA
2/24/2015Oregon Stroke Care Committee to meet February 26 in PortlandMeeting notice
oregon; stroke; stroke care; meeeting; sb 375; public health; chronic disease
2/24/2015Oregon Health Policy Board to meet March 3 in PortlandMeeting notice
oregon; ohpb; health; policy; coordinated care; cco; pebb; oebb; ohsu
2/5/2015Public notice - State approves relocation of nursing facility beds in OntarioPublic health
oregon; certificate of need; nursing home; nursing; oha; health; ontario
2/4/2015School Exclusion Day is February 18Public health - immunization
oregon; immunization; exclusion; exclusion day; school; day care; child care; head start; headstart; shots; vaccine; flu; measles; whooping cough
1/28/2015Oregon Health Policy Board to meet February 3 in PortlandMeeting notice
oregon; health; health policy; ohpb; lynne saxton; health authority; metrics; oha
1/28/2015Oregon Health Policy Board-Early Learning Council joint subcommittee to meet February 3 in PortlandMeeting notice
oregon; ohpb; health; policy; early learning; early; learning
1/22/2015January 29 – Public open house and tour of Oregon State Hospital’s new Junction City CampusOregon State Hospital
oregon; osh; state hospital; junction city; recovery; open house; tour
1/14/2015Mid-year Health System Transformation report shows continued progress into 2014Health transformation
oregon; oregon health plan; ohp; aca; affordable care act; metrics; report; 2014
1/6/2015State data show areas of Oregon at high risk for dangerous radon levelsPublic health
oregon; radon; health; public health; epa; boring; parkdale; dundee; turner; la grande; portland; scappoose; banks; north plains
12/31/2014Oregon Health Policy Board to hold brief business meeting and full-day planning session January 6 in PortlandMeeting notice
Oregon; Health Policy Board; Meeting; planning session;
12/11/2014Oregon Health Policy Board to hold meeting via conference call December 12Meeting notice
Oregon; OHPB, Oregon Health Policy Board; meeting; December 12, 2014; primary care infrastructure investment; health information technology; Sustainable Health Expenditure Workgroup; SHEW;
12/5/2014Oregon Stroke Care Committee to meet December 11Meeting notice
oregon; stroke; health; meeting; sb 375
12/4/2014Public Health Advisory Board meets December 12 in PortlandMeeting notice
oregon; public health; health; public; advisory; ebola
12/4/2014Health advisory issued December 4 for Lost Creek LakePublic health - algae advisory
oregon; health; public health; algae; advisory; lost creek lake; reservoir; jackson county; medford; trail
11/25/2014Oregon Health Policy Board to meet December 2 in PortlandMeeting notice
oregon; health; policy; ohpb; health policy board; hitoc;ehi;ebola
11/25/2014Health advisory lifted November 25 for Tenmile LakesPublic health - algae advisory
oregon; health; public health; algae; tenmile lakes; tenmile; coos; reedsport
11/25/2014Health advisory lifted November 25 for Devils LakePublic health - algae advisory
oregon; health; public health; algae; advisory; devils lake
11/18/2014Health advisory lifted November 18 for Willow Creek ReservoirPublic health - algae advisory
oregon; health; public health; algae; willow creek reservoir; morrow; heppner
11/17/2014Metrics and Scoring Committee to meet by phone November 20Meeting notice
Oregon; Metrics and Scoring Comittee to meet by phone November 20
11/17/2014Oregon’s rate of unneeded antibiotics use remains nation’s lowestPublic health
oregon; public health; aware; antibiotics; drugs; prescriptions; resistant; bacteria; pioneer; cdc
11/14/2014Oregon State Hospital Advisory Board to meet November 20 in SalemMeeting notice
oregon; state hospital; osh; advisory
11/12/2014Public Notice and Request for Comment on Medically Involved Children’s Waiver (0565)Coordinated care, Public health
news; Oregon; OHA; Notice and request; public comement; amendment; Medically Involved Children's waiver; for Developmental Disabilities Services
11/10/2014Health advisory lifted November 10 for Wickiup ReservoirPublic health - algae advisory
oregon; public health; algae; advisory; wickiup; bend; deschutes
10/31/2014MEDIA AVAILABILITY TODAY - Person under monitoring for Ebola hospitalizedPublic health
oregon; ebola; news conference;
10/30/2014Oregon Health Policy Board-Early Learning Council joint subcommittee to meet November 4 in PortlandMeeting notice
oregon; ohpb; health policy; early learning
10/30/2014Oregon Health Policy Board to meet November 4 in PortlandMeeting notice
oregon; health policy board; ohpb; ohit
10/27/2014Oregon leaders in health and health care to provide briefing on Ebola preparednessPublic health
oregon; ebola; media; public health; modie;
10/13/2014Metrics and Scoring Committee to meet October 17 in WilsonvilleMeeting notice
oregon; oha; health authority; metrics; scoring; coordinated care organizations; cco
10/10/2014Health advisory issued October 10 for Willow Creek ReservoirPublic health - algae advisory
oregon; algae; health; advisory; heppner; willow creek; morrow
10/3/2014Oregon Health Policy Board to hold monthly meeting October 7Meeting notice
10/3/2014Health advisory lifted October 3 for Cullaby Lake
Health advisory lifted October 3 for Cullaby Lake
10/2/2014Health advisory lifted October 2 for Willamette RiverPublic health - algae advisory
oregon; algae; willamette; portland; ross island; sauvie;
10/2/2014Health advisory lifted October 2 for Walterville PondPublic health - algae advisory
oregon; algae; walterville; lane; modie; eweb; springfield
10/1/2014State health officials prepared for Ebola, but infection risk is lowPublic health
oregon; ebola
9/26/2014Oregon Stroke Care Committee Meeting October 9Meeting notice
Oregon; stroke; care; committee; meeting; October 9
9/23/2014Child and Family Well-Being Measures Workgroup to hold first meeting September 30 in WilsonvilleMeeting notice
oregon; child; family; well-being; health; policy; early; learning; wilsonville
9/22/2014Health advisory issued September 22 for Cullaby LakePublic health - algae advisory
oregon; health; algae; cynotoxin; toxin; cullaby; clatsop
9/19/2014Health advisory issued September 19 for Wickiup ReservoirPublic health - algae advisory
oregon; algae; wickiup; advisory; toxin; deschutes
9/19/2014Willamette River health advisory expanded after toxic algae confirmedPublic health - algae advisory
oregon; algae; willamette; ross island; sauvie; toxin; advisory
9/16/2014Health advisory issued September 16 for Willamette RiverPublic health - algae advisory
oregon; health; public health; algae; toxin; willamette; portland
9/16/2014Future of Public Health Task Force meets September 23Meeting notice
oregon; public health; future; task force; HB 2348
9/15/2014Health advisory issued September 15 for Tenmile LakesPublic health - algae advisory
oregon; algae; cyanotoxin; health; tenmile; coos
9/9/2014Oregon State Hospital Advisory Board to meet September 18 in SalemMeeting notice
oregon; hospital; state hospital; osh; advisory; meeting; callan; kirkbride
9/3/2014Future of Public Health Task Force meets September 10Meeting notice
oregon; public health; future; foph; HB 2348
9/3/2014Oregon Health Policy Board to meet September 9 in MedfordMeeting notice
oregon; health policy; health; policy; ohpb; cco; hospital; pcpch; behavioral; oha
8/29/2014Future of Public Health Task Force invites public comment on draft implementation proposalPublic health
oregon; public health; health; future; task force; meeting; draft; HB 2348
8/29/2014Public Health Advisory Board to meet September 5 in PortlandMeeting notice
oregon; public health; advisory board; future; cultural competency; phab
8/29/2014Oregon Stroke Care Committee to meet September 11Meeting notice
oregon; stroke; public health; stroke care committee
8/28/2014Oregon Health Policy Board-Early Learning Council joint subcommittee cancels September 8 meetingMeeting notice
oregon; health; policy; early learning
8/27/2014Cultural Competency Continuing Education for Health Care Professionals Rules Advisory Committee (RAC) to meet September 3Meeting notice
oregon; cultural; competency; continuing; education; rules; advisory; RAC; September 3
8/25/2014Oregon Health Policy Board-Early Learning Council joint subcommittee to meet September 8 in PortlandMeeting notice
oregon; health policy; ohpb; early learning
8/22/2014Health advisory for water contact at Mill Beach lifted August 22Public health - beach advisory
oregon; beach; advisory; fecal; mill; curry
8/19/2014Metrics and Scoring Committee to meet August 22 in WilsonvilleMeeting notice
oregon; metrics; scoring; committeel; to; meet; august 22; wilsonville
8/11/2014Future of Public Health Task Force meets August 20Meeting notice
oregon; public health; health; future; HB 2348
8/8/2014Health advisory for water contact at Seal Rock Beach lifted August 8Public health - beach advisory
oregon; beach; advisory; bacteria; seal rock
8/8/2014Health advisory lifted August 8 for Odell LakePublic health - algae advisory
oregon; algae; advisory; health; odell; crescent; oakridge
8/7/2014Health advisory issued August 7 for water contact at Mill BeachPublic health - beach advisory
oregon; beach; advisory; bacteria; mill; curry
8/7/2014Workgroup of Future of Public Health Task Force meets August 11Meeting notice
oregon; public health; future; task force; straw model
8/6/2014Health advisory issued for Seal Rock State Park Beach watersPublic health - beach advisory
oregon; public health; beach; advisory; seal rock
8/5/2014Health advisory issued for Walterville Pond due to blue-green algaePublic health - algae advisory
oregon; health; advisory; walterville; pond; blue-green; algae; high; toxin; levels; lane; county; lake
8/5/2014Cultural Competency Continuing Education for Health Care ProfessionalsMeeting notice
Oregon; cultural; competency; continuing; education; health care; professionals; rules
8/1/2014Health advisory issued for Devils Lake due to blue-green algaePublic health - algae advisory
oregon; Lincoln City; Devils Lake; blue-green algae; harmful;
7/25/2014Health advisory lifted for water contact at Sunset Bay State Park Beach, Hubbard Creek Beach and Mill BeachPublic health - beach advisory
Oregon; sunset; bay; state; park; beach, hubbard; creek; beach; mill; beach health; advisory, lifted
7/25/2014Oregon Stroke Care Committee meets August 14Meeting notice
oregon; stroke; meeting; chronic disease
7/24/2014Health advisory issued for water contact at Sunset Bay State Park Beach, Hubbard Creek Beach and Mill BeachPublic health - beach advisory
oregon; beach; advisory; sunset bay; hubbard creek; mill
7/21/2014Health advisory issued for Odell LakePublic health - algae advisory
oregon; health advisory; algae; blue-green algae; toxins; cyanotoxin; odell
7/16/2014Metrics and Scoring Committee to meet July 18 in WilsonvilleMeeting notice
oregon; oha; health authority; metrics; scoring; cco; coordinated care
7/11/2014Health advisory lifted for water contact at D River, Heceta beachesPublic health - beach advisory
oregon; beach; advisory; d river; heceta
7/10/2014Health advisory lifted for water contact at Harris Beach State Park and Mill BeachPublic health - beach advisory
oregon; beach; advisory; harris beach; mill beach
7/10/2014Health advisories issued for water contact at D River Beach and Heceta BeachPublic health - beach advisory
oregon; beach; advisory; d river; heceta
7/9/2014Future of Public Health Task Force meets July 23Meeting notice
oregon; public health; future
7/3/2014Workgroup of Future of Public Health Task Force meets July 8, 15Meeting notice
oregon; public health
6/26/2014Health advisory issued for water contact at Harris Beach State Park and Mill BeachPublic health - beach advisory
oregon; public health; beach; advisory; harris; mill beach; curry county; deq; state park
6/26/2014Oregon Health Policy Board to meet July 1 in PortlandMeeting notice
oregon; health policy; ohpb; transition; pebb; transformation; OHSU;
6/26/2014Health advisory lifted for Lost Creek LakePublic health - algae advisory
oregon; public health; algae; advisory; lost creek;
6/26/2014Limit consumption of some fish species in Applegate LakePublic health
oregon; public health; fish; advisory; mercury; applegate
6/24/2014Progress improving Oregon Health Plan highlighted in annual reportCoordinated care, Health transformation, Oregon Health Plan
oregon; oha; health authority; cco; coordinated care; annual report; primary care
6/9/2014Health advisory lifted for water contact at Seal Rock State Park BeachMeeting notice, Public health - beach advisory
A public health advisory for contact with marine water at Seal Rock State ParkBeach in Lincoln County was lifted Friday, June 6, by the Oregon Health Authority.
6/6/2014Future of Public Health Task Force meets June 18Meeting notice
oregon; public health; future; task force; hb 2348
6/4/2014Health advisory issued June 4 for water contact at Seal Rock State Park BeachPublic health - beach advisory
oregon; beach; advisory; bacteria; seal rock
6/4/2014Oregon Stroke Care Committee to meet June 13Meeting notice
The first public meeting of the Oregon Stroke Care Committee Friday, June 13, 7-8:30 a.m.
6/3/2014Health advisory issued June 3 for Lost Creek LakePublic health - algae advisory
oregon; health; algae; advisory; lost creek lake; jackson county
5/29/2014Oregon Health Policy Board to meet June 3 in PortlandMeeting notice
oregon; ohpb; health; policy; future; public health; health policy
5/23/2014Public Health Advisory Board meeting is June 6 in PortlandMeeting notice
The Public Health Advisory Board will hold its quarterly public meeting Friday, June 6, 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
5/12/2014Metrics and Scoring Committee to meet May 16Meeting notice
The Oregon Health Authority (OHA) Metrics and Scoring Committee will meet by phone Friday, May 16.
5/12/2014Oregon State Hospital Advisory Board to meet May 22 in SalemMeeting notice
5/7/2014Public hearing on Oregon Public Health Division plan for Preventive Health and Health Services Block Grant June 6Meeting notice
A hearing to take public comments on the Oregon Health Authority, Public Health Division’s proposal for the use of funds from the Preventive Health & Health Services Block Grant.
5/5/2014Updated meeting time - Oregon Health Policy Board to meet May 6 in PortlandMeeting notice
The Oregon Health Policy Board will hold its monthly meeting May 6 in Portland, 9:30 a.m. to noon.
5/5/2014The Oregon Health Policy Board-Early Learning Council Joint Subcommittee will meet Tuesday, May 6, in Portland. The primaryMeeting notice
The Oregon Health Policy Board/Early Learning Council Joint Subcommittee will meet Tuesday, May 6, in Portland.
4/30/2014Oregon Health Policy Board to meet May 6 in PortlandMeeting notice
oregon; health policy; ohpb
4/30/2014Future of Public Health Task Force meets May 12 in BendMeeting notice
The sixth public meeting of the Task Force on the Future of Public Health.
4/14/2014Metrics and Scoring Committee to meet April 18 in WilsonvilleMeeting notice
The Oregon Health Authority (OHA) Metrics and Scoring Committee will meet in Wilsonville Friday, April 18.
4/4/2014Future of Public Health Task Force meets April 16Meeting notice
3/28/2014Blue Mountain Recovery Center closesMental health
The Blue Mountain Recovery Center will close March 31. Built in 1948, BMRC was originally the admission and treatment building of the former Eastern Oregon State Hospital.
3/27/2014Oregon Health Policy Board to meet April 1 in PortlandMeeting notice
The Oregon Health Policy Board will hold its monthly meeting April 1 in Portland, where OHA staff and the board will continue to work on the board’s recommendations to Governor Kitzhaber.
3/13/2014Oregon State Hospital Advisory Board to meet March 20 in SalemMeeting notice
Public meeting of the Oregon State Hospital Advisory Board
3/6/2014Future of Public Health Task Force meets March 19Meeting notice
The fourth public meeting of the Task Force on the Future of Public Health will take place in Portland March 19.
3/4/2014Client Civil Rights Policy and Procedures Rules Advisory Committee to meet March 7 in PortlandMeeting notice
The Oregon Health Authority Client Civil Rights Policy and Procedures Rules Advisory Committee will meet March 7 in Portland.
2/27/2014Oregon Health Policy Board to meet March 4 in PortlandMeeting notice
The Oregon Health Policy Board will hold its monthly meeting March 4 in Portland.
2/25/2014Public Health Advisory Board meeting is March 7 in PortlandMeeting notice
The Public Health Advisory Board (PHAB) will hold its quarterly public meeting Friday, March 7, 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
2/4/2014Coordinated care organization progress data shows continued reduction in emergency department visits, lower costsCoordinated care
Oregon‘s fourth Health System Transformation report indicates that the coordinated care model is continuing to improve key areas of care for Oregon’s Medicaid population, while keeping costs down.
1/16/2014Oregon State Hospital Advisory Board meets Jan 16Meeting notice
Oregon State Hospital Advisory Board meets Jan. 16
1/9/2014Client Civil Rights Policy and Procedures Rules Advisory Committee meets January 30 in PortlandMeeting notice
oregon; health; civil rights; client; policy

 

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