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Video: 2020 Spring Expo Keynote Presentation Teaser

January 29, 2020
Click here to view a video teaser from our Spring Expo presenter Linda Cohen during her keynote presentation: The Economy of Kindness: How Kindness Transforms Quality of Care and Your Bottom Line, March 5, 8:30am-9:45am In the keynote presentation, Linda Cohen will help employees and leaders at all levels of your organization improve communication, boost... Read More
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How Technology Can Help Seniors Connect and Help with Loneliness

December 17, 2019
This is a guest article by Kerry Burnight, Ph.D., Chief Gerontologist at GrandPad, a device offered by OHCA business partner Consumer Cellular. We live in the age of technology. It’s supposed to make our lives better and easier but not everyone is benefitting from its use. In fact, there is a large group of individuals... Read More
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Photo Highlights from the 2019 Annual Convention

November 15, 2019
On Tuesday and Wednesday, over 1,400 long term are professionals convened for Oregon’s largest long term care event of the year, the OHCA Annual Convention and Trade Show. With the theme “Harvesting Your Gratitude,” this year’s Convention celebrated gratitude and the harvest season. The two-day event opened with a keynote address from Aaron Davis on... Read More
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Fall/Winter 2019 Issue of the Oregon Caregiver Now Available

November 4, 2019
The Fall/Winter 2019 edition of the Oregon Caregiver, OHCA’s bi-annual magazine, is now available to read and will be delivered to members and other stakeholders this week. View it on our website here. Now you can also view the magazine anytime on your phone via the magazine app “OHCA Caregiver,” which is available for Android... Read More
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Video: Safe Practices of Antidepressant Therapy in Senior Care Presentation Teaser

October 30, 2019
In this video, Chris Harris of Consonus Pharmacy talks about the key discussion points in her upcoming Annual Convention presentation: Safe Practices of Antidepressant Therapy in Senior Care , Tuesday, November 19,10:45am-11:45am Join Chris and other Annual Convention presenters for a wide variety of educational presentations at the OHCA Annual Convention, November 19-20, in Portland.
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Video: Caregiver Mental Health Presentation Teaser

October 24, 2019
In this video, Meagan English of Meagan English Consulting talks about the key discussion points in her upcoming Annual Convention presentation: Caregiver Mental Health: Promoting a Mentally Healthy Workforce, Tuesday, November 19, 3:45pm-4:45pm Join Meagan and other Annual Convention presenters for a wide variety of presentations at the OHCA Annual Convention, November 19-20, in Portland.
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Congratulations to the 2019 OHCA Award Recipients!

October 7, 2019
We are pleased to announce the 2019 OHCA Awards recipients, who demonstrate a commitment to quality care through their dedication to residents, staff, and the long term care/community based care profession. The award winners will be formally honored on November 20 at the Annual Convention Awards Luncheon. Thank you to everyone who has supported the OHCA... Read More
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OHCA 2019-2020 Board of Directors

October 1, 2019
The new Board of Directors began their term on October 1, 2019. The Oregon Health Care Association Board of Directors consists of 16 members whose commitment and service help the Oregon Health Care Association improve lives by advancing quality long term care in Oregon. All board members serve on a voluntary basis and attend OHCA functions at... Read More
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Just One Week Left to Submit Your OHCA Awards Nominations

August 7, 2019
The OHCA Annual Convention Awards Program honors long term care professionals, residents, volunteers, and business partners for outstanding service to Oregon’s long term care and community based care residents and clients. This year’s OHCA Awards Program will be held on November 20, the second day of the OHCA Annual Convention. Please nominate deserving caregivers and staff for the... Read More
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Member Savings Opportunities: Harbor Linen and Otis Spunkmeyer

August 7, 2019
Harbor Linen, the healthcare division of Bed Bath & Beyond, offers competitive pricing on a variety of linens, textiles, and many other products for long term care communities. Harbor Linen is helping OHCA group purchasing members reduce costs with high quality and innovative products such as: Towels, sheets, incontinence pads, gowns, and clothing protectors Apparel... Read More
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