January 15, 2021 MLK Jr. Day Observation A community message Community members, Minnesota Historical Society GOBHI offices are closed Monday, Jan. 18 in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. On this day, we celebrate Dr. King's legacy and honor the teachings of the civil rights movement. Each day, we bring [...]
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January 6, 2021 GOBHI among recipients of Cambia Health Solutions grants supporting rural mental health needs Cambia Health Solutions and its regional health plans – serving members across Idaho, Oregon, Utah and Washington – are making philanthropic donations to help meet the urgent behavioral health needs intensified by COVID-19 in local rural communities. Greater [...]
December 2020 Comprehensive Behavioral Health Plan presentation EOCCO shares community health information Eastern Oregon Coordinated Care Organization (EOCCO) and GOBHI are leading planning efforts to help guide the development of a Comprehensive Behavioral Health Plan (CBHP). This project follows guidance from the Oregon Health Authority. In December 2020, EOCCO held several community meetings including [...]
September 2020 Join the Voices for Recovery: Celebrating Connections National Recovery Month 2020 Greater Oregon Behavioral Health, Inc. (GOBHI) understands that substance use disorders, suicidal indications, and behavioral health concerns greatly affect the individuals experiencing these concerns, while often leaving those who love them feeling deep pain and sorrow. GOBHI also understands that recovery [...]
May 2020 Mental Health Awareness Month 2020: How to Help Community members, May is Mental Health Awareness Month. Eastern Oregon Coordinated Care Organization (EOCCO) and its partner, Greater Oregon Behavioral Health, Inc., (GOBHI) are honored to join our providers throughout Eastern Oregon and beyond in raising awareness and bringing understanding to the significant role [...]
June 2020 Statement on Movement for Racial Justice Dear Community Members, Greater Oregon Behavioral Health, Inc. (GOBHI) stands in solidarity with communities of color in efforts to oppose institutionalized racism, intolerance, discrimination, marginalization and bigotry. Please consider ways we all can help our community members and neighbors in the days ahead. To be clear, [...]
Cultural Competency and Ethics for Healthcare Professionals Registration is open for Cultural Competency and Ethics for Healthcare Professionals, presented by Greater Oregon Behavioral Health, Inc. and Eastern Oregon Coordinated Care Organization. This training follows the Cultural Responsiveness and Implicit Bias requirements set by CCO 2.0 and is on OHA’s Approved Cultural Competence training list. It [...]
“Stay Home. Save Lives.”: A message to community members From the State of Oregon GOBHI is helping to spread the word: "Stay Home. Save Lives." This public awareness campaign, created by the State of Oregon and partners, speaks to community members about what they can do to address the COVID-19 health crisis. For the [...]
Call to Action: Recruiting Substitutes and Staff to Work in Emergency Child Care The Early Learning Division (ELD) is committed to supporting child care programs that are serving frontline healthcare workers, emergency responders, and other essential staff. Providing this care is essential toward ensuring the state's health care system is able to operate at [...]
February 12, 2020 Behavioral health support available following Eastern Oregon flood Greater Oregon Behavioral Health, Inc. (GOBHI) and its local partners have joined a collaborative effort to serve the emotional and mental health service needs of residents impacted by severe flooding in Umatilla County. On Thursday, between noon and 8 p.m., GOBHI staff will [...]