OAHHS Hospital Voice Fall/Winter 2020

Table of Contents 1
Letter from the President 2
Boosting Health, Building Community in a Pandemic 4
Honoring Our Commitment to Community 10
For the Greater Good: Hospitals Answer the Call 12
A Snapshot of the Financial Impact of COVID-19 on Oregon Hospitals 14
Telehealth Expansion: The Silver Lining of COVID-19 16
How COVID-19 Could Change the Way Hospitals Are Paid 18
A Conversation with Becky Hultberg 20
Hospitals Step Up for Wildfire Relief 26
Hospitals Lead Effort to Pass Measure 108 28
Hospital Spotlight: Lifetime Achievement 29
Hospital Spotlight: St. Charles Health System 30
Hospital Spotlight: Kaiser Permanente 31