Behavioral Health Director, Mosaic Medical
Kimberly Swanson is a licensed clinical psychologist working full-time as the Director for Behavioral Health at Mosaic Medical where she oversees both the Primary Care Integrated Behavioral Health team and embedded Substance Use Team. With over 20 years combined experience in medicine, more than a decade of clinical research and direct clinical experience in integrated health care settings, and multiple publications and presentations in chronic pain and behavioral medicine, her curriculum vitae reads like a roadmap to embedded behavioral health care. She was appointed by former Governor Kitzhaber to the Prescription Drug Abuse Academy in 2011. Dr. Swanson completed a yearlong leadership fellowship 2015-2016 in health care transformation through the Oregon Health Authority, and presently chairs the regional Pain Standards Task Force (PSTF) for the Central Oregon Health Council. She was awarded the 2017 Deschutes County Health Hero award for the positive public health impact of PSTF.