OPCA's staff members are here to serve our community health centers!

Please contact us any time you need these services.  Or for general training/technical assistance questions or needs, contact your OPCA liaison.


Health Center
Quality Improvement

 

 
Irma Murauskas, MPH
Director of Primary Care Transformation
503-228-8852 ext 226


Has overall responsibility for OPCA's Primary Care Transformation process.
Charles Ashou, MBA
Alternative Payment & Care Model Project Manager
503-228-8852 ext 250



Plans, develops and supports the implementation, evaluation and documentation of OPCA's alternative payment and care model project.
Sarah Dryfoos
Technical Assistance Projects Coordinator II
503-228-8852 ext 246
 
 
 
Leads OPCA's Oral Health Safety Net Integration and SBIRT initiatives.

 

Health Center
Operational Excellence
   
CHC Financial Improvement Manager
503-228-8852 ext 240
 
 
 
Works with our members on financial and operations issues.
 
Director of Operations
503-228-8852 x244
 
 
 
 
Coordinates these CHC operational needs: quality assurance, compliance, adherence to the Bureau of Primary Health Care requirements, workforce support, and peer network coordination. Responsible for several areas of OPCA's internal operations.
 
Training and Development Manager
503-228-8852 ext 243
 
 
 
Coordinates health center board development, outreach and enrollment, health literacy and patient-centered communications, care for special populations, and health center growth and development in communities.
Health Center Data Excellence    
Data Analytics & Quality Improvement Specialist
503-228-8852 ext 245
 
 
 
Is a key coordinator, contributor and creator of management strategy and implementation across the continuum, from health care-required data and team-level measures to value-based definition and payment.
Health Care Data Specialist
503-228-8852 ext 241

 
 
 
 
Supports OPCA's efforts to assist our members through data collection and presentation.
 
Health Policy    
State & Federal Policy Director
503-228-8852 ext 238
 
 
Establishes strategy, structure and implementation processes to ensure that member needs are effectively represented and addressed at state and federal levels.
Policy Analyst
503-228-8852 ext 223
 
 
Responsible for outreach to, and engagement with, CHC staff.  Provides state and federal health policy support, board and committee ↵ support, and support to OPCA's state and federal policy director.  Coordinates forums presented by Community Health Advocates of Oregon (CHAO).
 
Marketing & Communications Social Determinants of Health  
Beth Quartarolo, MBA, Accredited Business Communicator
Director of Marketing & Communications
503-228-8852 ext 222
 
Develops and implements OPCA's internal and external communications strategies. Works with health centers to design marketing programs to attract and retain patients and promote CHC value in local communities.
Jessica Yen
Social Determinants of Health Manager
503-228-8852 ext 248
 
 
 
Defines and organizes OPCA work around social determinants, patient complexity, risk adjustment, and programming that assesses and responds to this arena. Facilitates conversations and interventions to create health equity for all through a root-cause focus.
 
OPCA
Executive Leadership
   
Executive Director
503-228-8852 ext 227
 
 
 
Oversees all OPCA activities, including development and implementation of strategic work plans, projects, policies and budgets.
Senior Director, Clinic Operations & Quality
503-228-8852 ext 233
 
 
Shapes and oversees OPCA's technical assistance in the areas of clinical excellence, financial management, operations and leadership.
Strategic Advisor & Special Projects Director
503-228-8852 ext 232
 
 
Manages OPCA's administrative policy work, organizational strategic planning and special projects.
OPCA
Administration & Accounting
   
Fiscal Manager
503-228-8852 ext 230
 
 
 
Provides full oversight and administration of OPCA’s financial system, including the accounting function.
   
Stephanie Castano
Outreach & Enrollment Coordinator
503-228-8852 ext 224
 
Provides program and event planning and coordination for outreach and enrollment workers (OEWs) at CHCs in Oregon.  Provides administrative support for OPCA's Quadruple Aim Symposia and the forums presented by Community Health Advocates of Oregon (CHAO).
Office Coordinator
503-228-8852 ext 228
 
 
Responsible for general office management and support. Provides support and calendar management for senior director of clinic operations & quality.
Technical Assistance Projects Coordinator
503-228-8852 ext 231

 
Provides coordinator support for the following: Motivational Interviewing, Transformations e-newsletter, Data Transparency Project and Patient-Centered Primary Care Institute. 
Executive & Policy Coordinator
503-228-8852 ext 249

 
 
Supports OPCA's executive and policy directors, strategic advisor, board of directors and peer networks.
Human Resources Generalist & Events Coordinator
503-228-8852 ext 221
 
 
Provides human resources support and coordinates logistical planning for OPCA's Quadruple Aim Symposia and the CHAO Forum.
 
Alternative Payment & Care Model Coordinator I
503-228-8852 ext 242
 
 
 
Provides administrative, logistic and project coordination support for OPCA's alternative payment and care model project.