Press Releases

Wallowa County Chieftain ACA Article

Posted by on Feb 27, 2017 in Press Release | 0 comments

Click here to view Wallowa County Chieftain ACA Article!

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2016 Outstanding Network Leader

Posted by on May 6, 2016 in Press Release | 0 comments

NEON’s Executive Director, Lisa Ladendorff has been named the 2016 National Cooperative of Health Networks Outstanding Network Leader. This award is presented to a network leader/director who has done an outstanding job of leading a successful health network organization. The link below contains the NCHN news release that will tell you more about this achievement. 2016 Outstanding Network Leader Press Release -L...

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Pathways Community Hub Project Outcomes at grant year 1, Center for Disease Control

Posted by on Feb 5, 2014 in Press Release | 0 comments

1-22-14   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:   Northeast Oregon Network is pleased to report successful progress after completion of the first year of a two year project, The Pathways Community Hub Program, funded by the Center for Disease Control.  The CDC awarded NEON a Small Community Transformation Grant with the project period beginning October 1st, 2012.  The project deadlines are due September 30th, 2014.   Throughout the first half of the project period (from October 1st, 2012 to September 30th, 2013), NEON has engaged several...

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NEON Receives Grant for Wallowa County Patient Activation Project

Posted by on Jan 23, 2014 in Press Release | 0 comments

  1-9-14   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:   NEON is a successful recipient of a grant funded by the Health Resources and Services Administration to conduct the Wallowa County Patient Activation Project in collaboration with several community partners based in a primary care setting in Wallowa County.   The award totals $450,000 over the next three years.  The WCPAP is designed to address specific community health concerns  by utilizing continuous quality improvement disciplines and interventions by Behaviorists.  Program goals...

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NEON meets CHW Training Standards in State of Oregon

Posted by on Nov 16, 2013 in Press Release | 0 comments

10-21-13 For Immediate Release: Northeast Oregon Network (NEON)’s “Community Health Worker Training Program” has met the Traditional Health Worker training standards described in OAR 333‐002‐0300 through 333‐002‐0380. Community Health Worker standards were recently passed in the most recent Oregon legislative session. NEON’s Community Health Worker program is approved by the Oregon Health Authority (OHA) to train Community Health Workers from August 26, 2013 to August 25, 2016. Individuals trained in this program will be...

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Northeast Oregon Network Awarded $572,776 to Help Create Healthier Communities in Union, Baker and Wallowa Counties

Posted by on Mar 26, 2013 in Press Release | 0 comments

Northeast Oregon Network Awarded $572,776 to Help Create Healthier Communities in Union, Baker and Wallowa Counties The goal of the funding is to improve health in states and communities, which can help reduce health care spending In October of 2012, Northeast Oregon Network was awarded a grant of $572,000 (over two years) for developing a local “Pathways Community Hub” in the tri-county region. This grant is a part of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ (HHS’s) Community Transformation Grants (CTG) to support public...

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