Kemple Clinic Transitioning Services in July

Children’s dental nonprofit passes torch to primary care Bend, OR – Bend-based Kemple Memorial Children’s Dental Clinic announced today that, effective July 1, 2020, the organization will close its doors and its...

New Plan Published for Improving Health in Central Oregon

Housing, Education, and Poverty Included in the 2020-2023 Regional Health Improvement Plan   (Central Oregon)– The Central Oregon Health Council (COHC) is proud to announce the release of the 2020-2023 Regional Health...

Now Available: 2019 Central Oregon Regional Health Assessment

About the 2019 Central Oregon Regional Health Assessment (RHA) What: The Regional Health Assessment (RHA) describes health-related strengths and challenges in the region and is used to prioritize improvements. Where: ...

How to Apply

What We Fund and How To Apply The Central Oregon Health Council (COHC) invests in regional projects that help us achieve our vision of creating a healthier Central Oregon, and that aligns with the priorities in our Regional...

2016-2019 Central Oregon Regional Health Improvement Plan

We have released our 2016-2019 Central Oregon Regional Health Improvement Plan.  Please click on the image to download.....

Central Oregon Health Council Hires New Executive Director

The Central Oregon Health Council is pleased to name Donna Mills as their new Executive Director.  For the article at KTVZ please click on this logo: For the article in The Bulletin please click on this...

Summit looks at ways to reduce opioid abuse in Central Oregon

Summit looks at ways to reduce opioid abuse in Central Oregon Although heroin deaths in Oregon dropped in 2013, prescription opioid abuse is still widespread across the state, and is partially to blame for a spike in the use...

Column: It’s time for action on opioid abuse

Column: It’s time for action on opioid abuse Oregonians are prescribed more than 100 million opioid pain pills every year — more than 25 opioid pills for every man, woman and child. In Oregon, we rank second in the...