(December 14, 2010) The Oregon Health Care Quality Corporation (Quality Corp) announced that Mylia Christensen has joined the organization as the new Executive Director, replacing Nancy Clarke, who retired. Christensen joins Quality Corp with over 30 years of experience in Oregon’s health care sector. She has worked in almost all facets of health care, from clinical settings to hospital and healthcare system management, strategic planning, public policy, and administration. Most recently, Christensen led the OHSU Center for Evidence-Based Policy’s national Medicaid and state agency collaborative focused on the development, translation, and dissemination of objective evidence to improve health policies and outcomes.
Better Health partnership recently highlighted their First Year Cleveland initiative focused on infant mortality. Preliminary data from 2020 show an 11.4 preterm birth rate – the lowest reported since 2015...Read More