FINANCE COMMITTEE

Purpose: Provide financial oversight of the Marion-Polk CCO and the Willamette Health Council to ensure transparency, advance value-based payment, and help reduce the overall cost of care. 

Core Responsibilities:

    • Conduct regular review and monitoring of Marion-Polk CCO and Willamette Health Council financials including review of annual operating budgets.
    • Identify and address cost of care drivers. 
    • Advise on value-based payment methodologies and provider contracting principles. 
    • Recommend a methodology for distributing annual Marion-Polk CCO Quality Pool funds to community providers as directed by the Willamette Health Council Board of Directors. 

2024 Priorities:

    • Examine value-based payment structures offered by PacificSource Community Solutions.
    • Continuously improve the Willamette Health Council’s Quality Pool distribution model.
    • Review the Willamette Health Council-PacificSource Community Solutions Joint Management Agreement in preparation for the next CCO contract application period.

Meetings: Finance Committee meetings are closed to the public.

Contact:

Justin Hopkins (he/him)

Executive Director

jhopkins@willamettehealthcouncil.org

Current Finance Committee Members:

    • Janice Hazel, Co-Chair, WFMC Health
    • Justin Huff, Legacy Health
    • Kelli McKnight, Options Counseling & Family Services
    • Josh Graves, Catholic Community Services
    • Dr. Vince Koletar, Salem Pediatric Clinic
    • Paul Logan, Northwest Human Services
    • Tami Stump, Polk County Health Services
    • Erin Fair Taylor, PacificSource Community Solutions, Marion-Polk CCO
    • Commissioner Colm Willis, Marion County

Finance Committee