The Columbia Gorge Health Council works in partnership with PacificSource Community Solutions Coordinated Care Organization – Columbia Gorge Region. The Columbia Gorge Health Council consists of local leaders in health care along with county and community representatives. Thru local engagement and leadership, our goal is better health for all.
The Community Advisory Council (CAC) ensures a community voice in programs while the Clinical Advisory Panel (CAP) provides stewardship of best clinical practices. The Board, CAC and CAP each meet monthly as noted in the Upcoming Events calendar.
Columbia Gorge Health Council Awards 10 Local Organizations with Over $1 Million in Health-Focused Grants
The Columbia Gorge Health Council (CGHC) has recently awarded ten local organizations with one-year to three-year grants in support of the Regional Community Health Improvement Plan (CHIP). “The CHIP identifies three shared health needs in the region,” says Ellen...
In 2016, the Columbia Gorge region passed 11 of the 18 quality measures resulting in a 70% payout. This is in contrast to achieving 17 out of 17 measures and receiving 100% of payout in 2015. While performance on quality measures improved for most metrics, the...
The Columbia Gorge region turned an ordinary requirement from Oregon lawmakers into an extraordinary opportunity to improve the health and wellness of all residents.
Columbia Gorge CCO was one of 16 CCOs statewide to receive the full quality payout, and it was the only CCO that met performance targets on all 17 of the quality measures.