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Services Overview

Samaritan Solutions Institute offers several options to suit your needs with multi-day summits hosted in Lebanon, Oregon, or at your own location. We also offer consulting services.

To discuss what options would work best for you or to register for an upcoming Summit, please call 541-768-7325 or send us an email.

Summit Sessions

Samaritan Solutions Institute offers a number of Summits each year. The two-day summits include networking opportunities, behind-the-scene tours of a health sciences campus, medical school and Veterans Home, as well as a look at Pac-12 sports on the campus of Oregon State University. All Summits are held at Best Western PREMIER® Boulder Falls Inn in Lebanon, Oregon.

    Summit Topics

    • Entrepreneurship and innovation
    • Leadership development
    • Private/public partnerships
    • How to survive the health care crucible
    • Strategic planning
    • Economic development
    • Tools for preparing for capitatation payments
    • The regional economic impact of innovation
    • Reinventing customer service

    M Group - Summit Presenters 

    • Larry A Mullins, DHA, FACHE, Founder & CEO of Samaritan Solutions Institute
    • Dianne Abraham PhD, CFRE, Vice President, Western University of Health Science
    • Brian Burgess, Special Forces speaker on critical leadership lessons  
    • Tim Euhus, Former NFL player with the Buffalo Bills, Saints & Steelers
    • Kelley Kaiser, MPH, Chief Executive Officer, Samaritan Health Plans
    • Mitzi Montoya, PhD, Dean of Oregon State University College of Business
    • Nancy Seifert, PhD, FACHE, Assistant Professor, Oregon State University, former CEO for Quality Care Associates

    We Will Help L.I.T.E. Your Organization

    Leadership: Lessons will be shared from the corporate, expeditionary, military and entrepreneurial world with a focus on resiliency and tenacity to prevail. Learn from professionals how to incorporate their training and experiences into your own leadership model.

    Innovation & Transformation: Understand why the status quo will just not suffice in today’s competitive environment and how to innovate and transform yourself and your organization. Drawing from some of the best business school, university academicians and foundations experts as well as experiences of innovators who have failed and thrived.

    Team: Understanding the critical points of building and leading team to successfully accomplish your organizational and life mission. Lessons will be shared from the boardroom to the battlefield to illustrate the point that team is often the most critical factor to success.

    Elevate: You and your team to new levels of performance thru tried and tested methods of team and leadership training that will enable even the smallest of organizations to have a force multiplier effect on their objectives and outcomes.

    2018 Summit Dates

    All Summits are held at Best Western PREMIER® Boulder Falls Inn located in Lebanon, Oregon.

    Aug. 28-29: Leadership and Transformation Summit
    A two-day conference where Founder and CEO of Samaritan Solutions Institute along with other distinguished professionals lead discussions using lessons learned from the Healthcare Crucible and Antarctic expeditions to ignite innovation in health care and community leadership. Register online today! 

    Tuition Rates

    The cost to attend a Summit is $600 per person with discounts available for qualified groups and individuals, which includes:

    • Participation in all of the educational sessions
    • Breakfast and lunch each day
    • A networking reception with industry leaders
    • Off-site dinner event with faculty
    • American College of Healthcare Executives Credit

    Space is limited, so please register promptly online. for more information, call 541-768-7325.

Summits at Your Location

SSI can come to your site and provide a full-two day Summit to your leadership or you can choose from our menu of topics to create a custom session designed just for your team. Custom summits must have a minimum of 10 confirmed participants.


Are you looking into a public/private partnership, or need help to jump start your local economy and thrive in this ever changing world of health care? The Samaritan Solutions Institute was founded to help address these very issues. We will bring our vast expertise in both the health care industry as well as economic development to you and help you achieve your strategic vision and goals. 

Register Today for an Upcoming Summit!