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Knowing our communities to improve health

The Community Health Needs Assessment is an inclusive process that helps us develop programs to keep people healthy. …
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Healing families with nutritious food

When single mom Seswaness Eaglepipe and her two daughters were suffering from migraines and nausea, she went to the Providence Family Medicine clinic in Portland, Ore. for help. The medical assistant asked her if she worries about not having enough money to buy food …
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Dental relief on wheels

For seven months, Steve has been seeking help for a toothache while living in pain. Left untreated, his daily life had become increasingly agonizing. But relief was in sight once he found the Mobile Dental Program at Providence …
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How we discover the needs of our communities

We collaborate with many partners to identify the greatest areas of need through community health needs assessments. Then our solutions are reflected in community health improvement plans. View all ››

About Providence Health & Services in Oregon

Providence Health & Services in Oregon offers a comprehensive array of health and education services through its eight hospitals, 90 medical clinics, health plans, long-term care facilities and home health services. With more than 19,000 caregivers (all employees), Providence is the state’s largest private employer.