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DOJ Investigating Providence St. Joseph’s Swedish Health Services

Emily Boerger | Sep 5, 2019 | Alaska, California, Oregon, Texas

5 Things Oregon: Kitzhaber, Hultberg, Prov/CareOR deal

| Aug 22, 2019 | Oregon

It's been a transformational last few weeks for Oregon health care. From personnel changes to organizational shifts, we cover some of that below - and we don't even touch on the clash between Centene and Portland-area hospitals...   With help from Emily Boerger     1. “Don Quixote” goes to...[ Read More ]

Four observations on the Providence-CareOregon deal

DJ Wilson | Aug 20, 2019 | Oregon

Today's news that CareOregon is joining the Providence community of health care organizations is big news.  It merges two of Oregon's most important players in health care, and further solidifies the relationship the two organizations have been building for some months. While this will take some time to fully shake...[ Read More ]

Providence Plan Partners and CareOregon Sign Letter of Intent to Affiliate and Serve Medicaid and Medicare Beneficiaries

| Aug 20, 2019 | Oregon, Washington

Providence Plan Partners (PPP) and CareOregon, two non-profit organizations, announced that they intend to enter into a formal partnership to strategically align operations and services to better serve the health and wellness of Oregon’s poor and vulnerable populations.     The partnership will combine the collective strengths of both organizations...[ Read More ]

Three things about Becky Hultberg, new CEO at OAHHS

DJ Wilson | Aug 15, 2019 | Oregon

The announcement that Becky Hultberg is taking over at OAHHS as its new CEO is big, positive news for Oregon. Hultberg is a well regarded player in health policy in Alaska, where she is one of - and perhaps the - most important public policy advocates on health policy. So,...[ Read More ]

OAHHS names new President & CEO

| Aug 15, 2019 | Oregon

The Oregon Association of Hospitals and Health Systems (OAHHS) announced today that Becky Hultberg will become the organization’s new President and Chief Executive Officer when she assumes the position in December. Hultberg currently serves as the President and CEO of the Alaska State Hospital and Nursing Home Association (ASHNHA), a...[ Read More ]

Kitzhaber's statement on hiring of Becky Hultberg as new CEO of OAHHS

Emily Boerger | Aug 15, 2019 | Oregon

In a text message, former Oregon Governor John Kitzhaber sent the following statement on the announcement of Becky Hultberg's new role as President and CEO of OAHHS. “The OAHHS made an excellent decision in hiring Becky Hultberg as their next president and CEO. Becky is a dynamic visionary leader: politically...[ Read More ]

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