Coalition Membership

The Oregon POLST Coalition is comprised of valued and committed representatives from stakeholder organizations and agencies. Representation is determined by the organizational rules of the Coalition.

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LEADERSHIP TEAM

Bill Hamilton
Chair, Community Insight Committee

Kristine Keough Forte, M.S., D. Bioethics
Chair, Education Committee

Pam Hiransomboon-Vogel, D.N.P, A.P.R.N., F.N.P.-B.C., A.C.H.P.N.
Chair, Quality Improvement Committee  

Susan Tolle, M.D.
Chair, Oregon POLST Coalition

Valerie Jimenez, B.S.
Executive Director, Oregon POLST Coalition
Chair, Technology Committee


OREGON POLST REGISTRY
Abby Dotson, Ph.D.
Oregon POLST Registry 

HOME CARE/HOSPICE
Barbara Hansen, M.A., R.N., C.W.O.N.
Oregon Hospice & Palliative Care Association

LONG-TERM CARE
Gwen Dayton, J.D.
Oregon Health Care Association

Ruth Gulyas, M.H.A.
Leading Age Oregon

Fred Steele, M.P.H., J.D.
State Long-Term Care Ombudsman

GOVERNMENT AGENCY
Christian Hale, J.D.
Aging and People with Disabilities Programs - Oregon DHS

HEALTH CARE ASSOCIATIONS
Mark Bonanno, J.D., M.P.H.
Oregon Medical Association

Beth Martin, N.D.
Oregon Association of Naturopathic Physicians

Betsy Boyd-Flynn
Oregon Academy of Family Physicians

Pam Hiransomboon-Vogel, D.N.P, A.P.R.N., F.N.P.-B.C., A.C.H.P.N.
Nurse Practitioners of Oregon                                                         

Donna Routh, R.N., M.N.
Oregon Nurses Association

CONSULTANTS
Woody English, M.D.
Ann Jackson, MBA
Linda Kirschbaum
Patricia Newton, M.D.
Molly Osborne, M.D., Ph.D
Jim Patterson, M.D.
 

 

COMMUNITY ORGANIZATIONS
Bill Hamilton
AARP Oregon

Kellie Lapp
Oregon Health Decisions

EMERGENCY MEDICINE and EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES
David Lehrfeld, M.D.
Oregon Health Authority                                                             

Chip Sanchez, M.D., F.A.C.E.P.
Oregon Chapter American College of Emergency Physicians

Doug Kelly
Redmond Fire & Rescue

HEALTH SYSTEMS
Kristine Keough Forte, M.S., D. Bioethics
PeaceHealth

Sarah Goodlin, M.D.
VA Portland Health Care System

Mary Grant, A.N.P.
Providence Health & Services

Prasanna Krishnasamy, M.D., M.P.H., F.A.C.P.
Legacy Health

Anthony Mistretta, M.D.
Asante

Kraig Russell, M.D.
NW Permanente, P.C.

 

 

 

 

 


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