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Yamhill Community Care among Oregon’s highest performing CCOs

McMINNVILLE, ORE. 05 SEPT. 2019—Yamhill Community Care, a Coordinated Care Organization serving Oregon Health Plan members in Yamhill County and parts of Clackamas, Washington, Polk, Marion and Tillamook counties, has been recognized as a top-performing CCO for health system transformation in Oregon. The organization met improvement targets on which conditional funding from Oregon Health Authority […]

Community Health Improvement Plan Addresses Local Wellness Needs 7/11/19

NEWS RELEASE CONTACT: Ann Shultz ann@annsmarketing.com 503.951.3417 Community Health Improvement Plan Addresses Local Wellness Needs With six areas of focus, new initiatives aim to improve overall quality of life in the community ______________________________________________________________________ McMINNVILLE, ORE. 11 JULY, 2019—Yamhill Community Care (YCCO) recently released the 2019-‘24 Community Health Improvement Plan (CHIP) identifying key areas of focus […]

YCCO Invites Families to Local Parks for Free Picnics this Summer

    NEWS RELEASE CONTACT: Ann Shultz ann@annsmarketing.com 503.951.3417   Yamhill Locals Invited to Family Picnics in the Park Yamhill Community Care brings families together and helps ready children for kindergarten ______________________________________________________________________   McMINNVILLE, ORE. 11 JUNE, 2019—Emphasizing the importance of parent engagement, Yamhill Community Care (YCCO) is hosting three picnics in the community this […]

Yamhill Community Care integrates dental care into maternal medical home

NEWS RELEASE CONTACT: Ann Shultz ann@annsmarketing.com 503.951.3417   Yamhill Community Care integrates dental care into maternal medical home  Valley Women’s Health patients can now receive preventive dental care at OB visits ______________________________________________________________________   McMINNVILLE, ORE. 16 MAY, 2019—Through a partnership with Capitol Dental Care and Valley Women’s Health, patients can now receive routine cleanings, X-rays […]

Op Ed about Week of the Young Child

  It’s time to make a difference in the well-being of our community By: CEO Seamus McCarthy, PhD This week is the Week of the Young Child, an annual celebration hosted by the National Association for the Education of Young Children to spotlight young children, their teachers, families and communities. This becomes a perfect opportunity […]

YCCO Makes Rebrand Announcement, March 2019

NEWS RELEASE CONTACT: Ann Shultz ann@annsmarketing.com 503.951.3417 Yamhill Community Care focuses on holistic health, rebrands New branding supports integrated wellness for the community ______________________________________________________________________ McMINNVILLE, ORE. 20 MARCH, 2019—Oregon Health Plan (OHP) members in Yamhill County and parts of neighboring counties have a leg up when it comes to preventative, holistic healthcare. Yamhill Community Care […]

Community Health Assessment News Release

  NEWS RELEASE CONTACT: Ann Shultz ann@annsmarketing.com 503.951.3417   Yamhill Community Care surveys community health needs Resident feedback requested to improve local programs and services ______________________________________________________________________ McMINNVILLE, ORE. 14 FEBRUARY, 2019—To better understand the health care needs of the community, Yamhill Community Care Organization (YCCO) is asking people who live, work, and play in Yamhill […]

YCCO launches partnership with PH Tech/Providence

McMinnville, Ore. — Yamhill Community Care Organization (YCCO) is pleased to announce a new collaboration with Performance Health Technology (PH Tech) and Providence Plan Partners (PPP), effective January 1, 2019. YCCO is responsible for the care of Oregon Health Plan members in Yamhill County and surrounding areas. PH Tech and PPP will work with YCCO […]

Regular diabetes checkups help you stay healthy

An annual doctor visit is a good idea, especially for people managing a chronic illness like diabetes. Diabetes calls for a daily routine of managing blood sugar with medicine and diet. Keeping blood sugar in a normal range is important for overall health. High blood sugar levels over time can lead to damage of the […]