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News Release
Oregon Health Policy Board meets for educational webinar October 20 - 10/14/20

October 14, 2020

Contact: Tara Chetock, 971-304-9917, a.a.chetock@dhsoha.state.or.us">tara.a.chetock@dhsoha.state.or.us (meeting information or accommodation)

What: A public meeting of the Oregon Health Policy Board.

When: October 20, 8-9 a.m.

Where: Virtual meeting only. The public can join remotely via Zoom or a conference line. Join via Zoom at https://www.zoomgov.com/j/1605763358?pwd=S0x4NjV0dXVnakZHT0hOMjFJSWxTZz09. One tap mobile: +16692545252,,1605763358#,,,,,,0#,,246372#

Purpose: A webinar will be presented to the Oregon Health Policy Board and members of the public about Healthier Together Oregon (HTO): the 2020-2024 State Health Improvement Plan (SHIP). OHA recently released HTO as a plan to advance health equity and ensure an equitable recovery from COVID-19. HTO identifies shared priorities, strategies for health improvement, and measures to monitor progress. HTO is intended to be a tool for community health improvement plans and OHA’s cross-sector partnerships as we work toward impact on "upstream determinants of health and equity such as racism, housing, and economic stability. The webinar will provide a high-level overview of the process for development of the 2020-2024 SHIP, select strategies and indicators, and what comes next for implementation. The webinar is informational only. Attendance by board members is optional, and no official business will be conducted. Visit the Healthier Together Oregon website.

For more information and meeting materials, please visit the OHPB meeting webpage at https://www.oregon.gov/oha/OHPB/Pages/index.aspx.

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If you need help or have questions, please contact Tara Chetock at 971-304-9917, 711 TTY, a.a.chetock@dhsoha.state.or.us">tara.a.chetock@dhsoha.state.or.us, at least 48 hours before the meeting.


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