Deborah Hassler-Blackmore is a Senior Director at Legacy Health in Portland, Oregon. Legacy Health is a seven hospital regional health system that provides Level 1 trauma care to adults and pediatrics, care to burn patients through the Oregon Burn Center, and inpatient rehab through the Rehab Institute of Oregon among many other specialized services. At Legacy Health, Deb is responsible for clinical and support services at four of the seven facilities which includes most departments that are not direct nursing care.
Before joining Legacy Health, she held a variety of positions in health care leadership at Alegent Health in Omaha, Nebraska and Central Washington Hospital in Wenatchee, Washington.
Deb was born and raised in the midwest where she attended the University of Nebraska Medical Center and obtained her B.S. in Medical Technology and M.S. in Pathology. Deb and her husband Joe live in southwest Washington and share four daughters and nine grandchildren which keep them very occupied.