Bridges to Health Pathways Program
Bridges to Health (B2H) is a cross-sector collaborative approach to providing community care coordination.
The primary goals of B2H are threefold:
1. Empower community members most in need to improve their overall health and wellbeing
2. Improve access to services and resources by addressing disparities
3. Increase collaboration of services in and out of healthcare
The Columbia Gorge regional implementation of Pathways. Pathways is a centralized mechanism that coordinates, tracks and measures both the process and the resources that enables distributed Community Care Coordination of those served. Pathways ties payments to milestones that improve client’s health and well-being.
Community Care Coordinators (CCC’s) employed by Community Care Agencies (clinics, schools, social service agencies) help coordinate needed services for clients & their households. Agencies contract with the HUB to get paid when evidence- based outcomes are met.