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About Us

Connect Oregon — serving Oregon and Southwest Washington — is a coordinated care network of health and social care providers. Partners in the network are connected through a shared technology platform, Unite Us, which enables them to send and receive electronic referrals, address people’s social needs, and improve health across communities. Connect Oregon is sponsored by Samaritan Health Services and InterCommunity Health Network CCO (IHN-CCO)Kaiser PermanenteCentral Oregon Health CouncilPacificSource, CareOregon, Columbia Pacific CCO, Jackson Care Connect, Health Share of Oregon and AllCare Health. Oregon Health Leadership Council is a statewide convener for the network. The coordination center is powered by 211info and supports community engagement.

Joining the network is free of cost for community-based organizations and many organizations that are considered part of the safety net, like community health centers, tribal clinics, and mental health centers. 

Community Roots

Connect Oregon serves partners in Oregon and Southwest Washington. Connect Oregon serves Multnomah, Clackamas, Washington, Yamhill, Marion, Polk, Lincoln, Linn, Benton, Lane, and Deschutes counties in Oregon, and Clark and Cowlitz counties in Southwest Washington.

Unite NYC

Unite NYC is a coordinated care network of health and social care providers that is launching on April 14th and sponsored by funding partners currently led by Public Health Solutions and AIRnyc. In 2018, our work with Public Health Solutions began as a small food security grant-based pilot (FNS Bundle) in the Bronx. The current city-wide expansion is part of a rapid response to COVID-19.

Oregon Map

History

In 2018, work began on Community Connect, coordinated care network sponsored by IHN-CCO across Linn, Benton, and Lincoln counties. In 2019, Kaiser Permanente Northwest and Unite Us launched a community network spanning the Portland metro area in Oregon and Southwest Washington. In 2020, the network was expanded to serve Mid- and South Willamette Valley areas.

Strategic Partners

Resources for Partners

Click on the resources below to learn more about Connect Oregon.