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Oregon State Hospital Advisory Board to Meet May 17 in Salem

May 10, 2018

What: The regular public meeting of the Oregon State Hospital Advisory Board

When: May 17, 1-5 p.m.

Where: Oregon State Hospital, 2600 Center St. NE, Salem, in the Callan Conference Room. The public can also attend via toll-free conference line at 888-278-0296, participant code 4294893.

Agenda: Topics will include welcoming the new Oregon State Hospital superintendent, public comment, medication evaluation/forensic assessment, access to electronic hospital policy and procedure manual, and updates on the following: .370 status, data and discharge information, grievance procedure, annual legislative report, tribal food, bylaws, Patient Advisory Council and patient/family interactions with security staff.

Details: The Oregon State Hospital Advisory Board advises the superintendent, Oregon Health Authority director and legislators on issues related to the safety, security and care of patients. Members include consumers, providers, advocates, legislators, community members, consumer families and OSH union members.

For more information, see the board’s website at

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  • Sign language and spoken language interpreters
  • Written materials in other languages
  • Braille
  • Large print
  • Audio and other formats

If you need help or have questions, please contact Jacee Vangestel at

503-945-2852, 711 TTY or [email protected] at least 48 hours before the meeting.


Contact Info:
Media contact: Rebeka Gipson-King, 503-945-7141, [email protected]

OHA External Relations,[email protected]