Oregon Health Policy Board to meet April 7 in Astoria

The Oregon Health Policy Board will hold its monthly meeting April 7 in Astoria at the Astoria City Hall. The board will receive a brief legislative update. The board will have an opportunity to hear from the local community through a series of focused panels on health system transformation, public health, and behavioral health. Public testimony will be heard beginning at 11:50 a.m.

When: Tuesday, April 7, 8:30 a.m. to noon

Where: Astoria City Hall, 1095 Duane Street. Members of the public are welcome to attend in person or may attend via the listen-only telephone line at 1-888-808-6929, participant code 604851#.

A link to a recording of the meeting will be posted on the board’s meeting page at http://www.oregon.gov/oha/OHPB/Pages/2015-OHPB-Meetings.aspx.

Agenda:

-- Legislative update;

-- Health system transformation panel;

-- Public health panel;

-- Behavioral health panel;

-- OHPB debrief;

-- Public testimony.

For more information on the meeting, visit the board’s meeting page at http://www.oregon.gov/oha/OHPB/Pages/2015-OHPB-Meetings.aspx.

The meeting site is accessible to people with disabilities. Individuals requiring accommodation may request alternate formats, sign language interpreters, physical accessibility, or other reasonable accommodations by calling the Oregon Health Authority at 1-800-282-8096 at least 48 hours before the meeting.

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