142nd APHA Annual Meeting and Exposition

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Public Health and Systems Transformation in Oregon

142nd APHA Annual Meeting and Exposition (November 15 - November 19, 2014): http://www.apha.org/events-and-meetings/annual
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 : 9:10 AM - 9:30 AM

Lillian Shirley, BSN, MPH, MPA , Oregon Public Health Division, Portland, OR
This presentation will focus on how the public health system in Oregon is working to integrate into the state's healthy systems transformation. The presentation will highlight best practices and tools and resources that public health practitioners in other states may find useful. The presentation will also describe where Oregon's public health system has been particularly successful in taking part in systems transformation.

Learning Areas:

Public health or related public policy
Public health or related research
Systems thinking models (conceptual and theoretical models), applications related to public health

Learning Objectives:
Name useful tools and techniques public health can use to adapt to health reform. Describe some best practices for public health to take part in health reform efforts. Identify opportunities to collaborate with other parts of the health system.

Presenting author's disclosure statement:

Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I have overseen Public Health and clinical integration as the vice chair of OHPB and as a founding board member and have been Vice Chair of Health Share of Oregon, Oregon's largest CCO. My work has allowed me to help direct health policy that is equitable to all on a local and state level. Iíve been able to collaborate with community partners to address health issues and further the goal of achieving a healthier Oregon.
Any relevant financial relationships? No

I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.