Registration Open: “5 Slides We’re Discussing” Strengthening the behavioral health system

Oregon’s suicide death rate is the 9th highest in the country, according to CDC statistics. The COVID-19 pandemic has only exacerbated those struggles as more adults are reporting anxiety and depression. What can we do in Oregon to augment our behavioral and mental health system while maintaining a financially healthy and efficient workforce?


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In our upcoming conversation, “5 Slides We’re Discussing: Strengthening the behavioral health system, behavioral health experts will discuss how we can improve and innovate our system to best support those in need of assistance. 

Mike Franz MD, medical director of behavioral health at PacificSource, Maree Wacker MPP, CEO at DePaul Treatment Centers, and Paul Giger MD, medical director of behavioral health at Providence Health Plan will join us to discuss these issues. 

Each panelist will bring data points and questions to help guide our topic and move it forward. This event is free to attend, but you need to register to join us. Register at our website. 

Come hear from our panelists and pose them questions in our conversation!