History of Cascade Health Alliance as a business
Our company is incorporated as Klamath Comprehensive Care.
As a Physician Care Organization with no hospital or pharmacy involvement, Klamath Comprehensive Care gets its first enrolled members. Approximately 1300 people are served by the organization, which is in the basement of Klamath Pediatric Clinic and has two staff members.
Klamath Comprehensive Care enrollment increases to approximately 2200
We moved downtown to Main Street to have our own location and better serve our population
We hire our first CEO, Stewart Tittle, and a nurse to expand our Case Management and Quality Improvement programs.
Governor Kitzhaber's Oregon Health Plan begins its Phase 1, adding Medicaid clients in the Poverty Level
Medical (PLM) and Aid to Families with Dependent Children (AFDC, now
known as Temporary Assistance to Needy Families/TANF).
Oregon Health Plan increases to cover Medicaid
seniors and people with disabilities, as well as children in foster/