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We are hiring! Vice President of Operations

Project Access NOW is hiring a Vice President of Operations (VPO) to support the Executive Director and share responsibility for the overall development, internal health, and structure of the organization. The VPO is responsible for providing the day-to-day leadership, oversight and decision-making for all internal operations, policies, and structures. The VPO directly supervises three (3) positions including two (2) directors…
Rebecca Raab
August 15, 2022
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Community Health Workers are a growing part of our work

Read our July newsletter.   In this issue: *Statement from our Board of Directors regarding Dobbs v. Jackson *Meet Stephanie Gomez-Fregoso, Community Health Worker Supervisor *PANOW recognized by Washington County Board of Supervisors *Healthier Oregon *We are hiring a Program Manager *Data Dashboard: COVID-19 Vaccination
Rebecca Raab
July 19, 2022
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Statement regarding Dobbs v. Jackson Supreme Court ruling

Dear Community, It is with great concern, one week after the Dobbs v. Jackson Supreme Court ruling, that we write this letter. We are doctors, health leaders, and community professionals who have dedicated our lives to health equity, many of us identify as women, and almost all of us have experienced the dangers of unequal health care access either in…
Rebecca Raab
July 1, 2022
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Spread the word! PANOW is hiring.

Community Health Worker Supervisor The Outreach, Enrollment, and Assistance (OEA) team assists clients with applying for health coverage and navigating the health system to access care. The Community Health Worker (CHW) Supervisor reports to the OEA Program Manager and will manage a team of CHWs. This position requires a flexible, self-directed leader adept at change management who pays great attention…
Rebecca Raab
May 17, 2022
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Statement from the Executive Director regarding the leaked Roe V Wade U.S. Supreme Court opinion

We at Project Access NOW strongly condemn the leaked Supreme Court opinion striking down Roe v Wade, a decision that has protected the health of American women since 1973.   Our organization serves 20,000 individuals each year, many of whom have very low incomes, are recent immigrants, speak English as a second language, face discrimination as a person of color, are disabled,…
Rebecca Raab
May 4, 2022
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Celebrating 1st Annual Retreat with Health Systems

PANOW Hosts 1st Annual Health System Partner Retreat Project Access NOW is a collaboratively funded organization, built as a health system partner utility fifteen years ago. Recently, members of the PANOW board and leadership team hosted the first annual health system partner retreat where we discussed our funding model, reach and impact, as well as future strategy coming out of…
Rebecca Raab
March 17, 2022
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End of Legislative Session Wrap

Author: Dele Oyemaja, Director of Equity & Advocacy | Project Access NOW The short Oregon legislative session that ended Friday, March 4th (three days ahead of its Monday deadline) saw lawmakers tackle complex health policy legislation. At its core, the 35-day session reinforced an acknowledgment that our broken health care system cannot remain static without changes to address future challenges.…
Rebecca Raab
March 14, 2022
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Black History Month 2022: Black Health and Wellness

Every February, the United States honors the contributions and sacrifices of African Americans who have helped shaped the nation. The month celebrates the rich cultural heritage, triumphs and adversities that are an indelible part of our country’s history. The management and staff of Project Access NOW (PANOW) celebrate the month of February popularly known as Black History Month. This year’s…
Rebecca Raab
February 4, 2022