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April 8, 2021

Youth Marijuana Prevention and Education – Blog Post

COVID19 has been hard on everyone, especially youth. We have seen an increased need in our communities to create peer to peer connections for support, companionship, and information so youth…
Accountable Communities of HealthCPAA CouncilOpportuntiesUncategorized
March 18, 2021

Cowlitz County Local Forum Request for Proposals

Cascade Pacific Action Alliance (CPAA) opens a Request for Proposals (RFP) on Thursday, April 1st, 2021. This RFP is to identify an organization interested in continuing the work of the…
Accountable Communities of HealthEducation & PreventionFamily
February 16, 2021

Women and Heart Disease – Blog Post

Despite increases in awareness over the past decades, only about half (56%) of women recognize that heart disease is their number 1 killer. Heart disease is often thought to be more of a problem…
February 9, 2021 in Accountable Communities of Health, Behavioral Health, Education & Prevention, Opportunties, Regional Health Improvement Plan

Press Release: WASHINGTON’S ACCOUNTABLE COMMUNITIES OF HEALTH WILL BOLSTER BEHAVIORAL HEALTH IN RURAL COMMUNITIES THROUGH $2 MILLION INVESTMENT FROM CAMBIA HEALTH SOLUTIONS

February 9, 2021  Olympia, WA – Washington’s nine Accountable Communities of Health (ACHs) have received $2 million from Cambia Health Solutions to address urgent mental and behavioral health needs intensified…
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December 17, 2020 in Education & Prevention, Medicaid Transformation, Uncategorized

Blog: Transitional Care Management

What Exactly Is Transitional Care Management (TCM)? You’ve probably seen first-hand or have heard from friends or family how patients who don't receive adequate levels of after care services can often…
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December 17, 2020 in Accountable Communities of Health, Medicaid Transformation, Opportunties

Blog: 1 Year into Integrated Managed Care

One Year Into Integrated Managed Care At the beginning of 2020, the CPAA region went through a transition known as Integrated Managed Care (IMC), which changed the way behavioral health…
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December 16, 2020 in Education & Prevention, Events, Family

Blog: Navigator Program Open Enrollment Efforts

The CHOICE Regional Health Network Health insurance navigators are bringing mobile pop up events to your county soon. We will be setting up in multiple locations across all 7 counties (Wahkiakum, Lewis,…
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October 15, 2020 in Accountable Communities of Health, Medicaid Transformation

January 1 – June 30 Bi-Annual Partner Report

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June 25, 2020 in Education & Prevention

Blog: Life in the Time of COVID-19 – Must Have Mask

Governor Jay Inslee and Secretary of Health John Wiesman announced a statewide, mandatory face covering order that takes effect today, Friday, June 26. That means beginning today, Washingtonians are legally…
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June 22, 2020 in Education & Prevention, Oral Health

Blog: What to Expect at Your Dental Appointment

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, since March 19, most dental offices in Washington were only open for urgent dental needs. Now, as our state begins to reopen, dental offices…
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June 4, 2020 in Education & Prevention

A Message from Jean Clark

We are saddened and outraged by the violent, senseless, and all too familiar tragedy of George Floyd’s death, along with countless other Black, Indigenous, and People of Color who’ve lost…
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May 27, 2020 in Education & Prevention

Blog: Life in the Time of COVID-19 – Gardens

Community Outreach and Tribal Liaison Amber Shirk and her family live in an apartment, but even without a yard, they are growing a beautiful garden during COVID-19. "We started with…
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May 6, 2020 in Education & Prevention

Blog: Teens and Marijuana

Social isolation is hard for everyone, but it can be especially tough on teens. Some may seek out coping mechanisms that are detrimental to physical and mental health, such as…
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