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Share Your Thoughts on Our Community’s Health

If you live, work, go to school or spend time in Benton, Lincoln or Linn counties, you are invited to complete a survey to share your thoughts about health issues in our local communities. Please choose a survey to complete: English, SpanishTeens or Teens Spanish.

Community Health Needs Assessments & Plans

Samaritan Health Services’ Community Benefit Program aims to help improve the health of our local communities in a variety of different ways. Whether it’s helping to support a non-profit organization, volunteering at a low-cost medical clinic, providing a scholarship to a student pursuing a health care career, or offering free health screenings, we value our involvement in community health.

Samaritan performs a Community Health Needs Assessment in each county every three years to help inform a set of Community Benefit Plans, which outline goals and priorities each year.

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What Does Our Community Benefit Program Do?

We are rooted in the communities we serve, and we are proud to be a part of the history of Albany, Corvallis, Lebanon, Lincoln City, Newport and the surrounding communities. Our employees - including physicians, nurses, technicians, social workers and dozens of other professionals - are part of the community as well. They’re proud to serve as active volunteers, non-profit board members, coaches, and church and community leaders.

It’s only natural, then, that we would see the importance of extending our health care mission beyond the walls of the hospitals and physician clinics and into the community at large. Here are just a few examples of the important organizations we serve as shown in our annual Community Health Impact Reports.

Social Accountability Grants

All across our service area, from the mid-valley to the coast, Samaritan Health Services collaborates with like-minded neighbors to bring needed health-related services to its communities.