One-stop health care planned in Beaverton

| Print |  Email
Must Reads
Friday, October 12, 2012

Health care providers are planning Beaverton's first one-stop health and wellness center, funded in part by a $1.6 million federal grant.

Many of those services already exist, but are scattered throughout the city, health care leaders said at a press conference this week. Services instead should be combined under one roof in Beaverton, especially at prices affordable to low-income residents and aging baby boomers, leaders said.

The city recently received a $1.6 million Community Transformation Grant from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The city will distribute the money among six health care groups, which will develop new programs to reduce the risks of obesity, diabetes, heart attack and stroke.

Read more at OregonLive.com.

{biztweet}beaverton health{/biztweet}

 

More Articles

House of Clarity

July/August 2015
Monday, July 13, 2015
BY JACOB PALMER

Holding a Power Lunch at Veritable Quandary in downtown Portland.


Read more...

Downtime with Jill Nelson

September 2015
Wednesday, August 19, 2015
BY JACOB PALMER

Live, Work, Play wit the CEO of Ruby Receptionists.


Read more...

Getting What You Pay For

September 2015
Wednesday, August 19, 2015
BY KIM MOORE

A conversation with Chris Maples, president of the Oregon Institute of Technology.


Read more...

Reader Input: Energy Overload

June 2015
Wednesday, July 15, 2015

We asked readers to weigh in on the fossil fuel-green energy equation.


Read more...

Preserving the Legacy

July/August 2015
Monday, July 13, 2015
BY KIM MOORE | PHOTOS BY JASON E. KAPLAN

A New York floral and gift business takes on the iconic Harry & David brand.


Read more...

Reader Input: Fair Play

May 2015
Wednesday, July 15, 2015

Former Governor John Kitzhaber's resignation in February prompted some soul searching in this state about ethical behavior in industry and government.


Read more...

Staffing Challenge

July/August 2015
Monday, July 13, 2015
BY KIM MOORE

A conversation with Greg Lambert, president of Mid Oregon Personnel Services.


Read more...
Oregon Business magazinetitle-sponsored-links-02
SPONSORED LINKS