Leadership

  • Jill Dale MA, CADCI, CPS, PDO Coordinator
  • Marion County Public Health Division
  • Yamhill County Health & Human Services Public Health Department
  • Polk County Public Health
  • Salem Health Pain Clinic Director
  • Medical Examiner, Yamhill County
  • Yamhill Community Care Organization
  • Willamette Valley Community Health

Goals

Our goals are to:

  • Increase awareness of the opioid epidemic.
  • Raise public awareness about opioid dangers and non-pharmacologic therapies for pain management.
  • Provide education and training to medical staff, health care providers and community members.
  • Promote best opioid prescription practices in Marion, Polk and Yamhill counties.
  • Increase PDMP engagement: enrollment, access and utilization of the PDMP.
  • Reduce prescription pills in circulation.
  • Increase access to and knowledge about Naloxone-NARCAN.
  • Identify referral pathways and practices to treat opioid dependence.
  • Reduce consequences of opioid addiction including death from overdose.

Opioid Information

“Everyone can save a life”

— Jerome Adams, MD, MPH, Surgeon General