Health Services Administration

The role of the Health Services Administration is to:

  • Develop resources and provide effective leadership
  • Provide short and long term strategic planning
  • Promote interagency coordination
  • Negotiate and monitor contracts and subcontracts
  • Provide program oversight through continuous quality improvement
  • Improved customer satisfaction and compliance with county, state and federal requirements
  • And finally, to develop and monitor departments budgets in accordance with acceptable accounting practices.

Health Services Funding Sources

Department funds come from various sources including:

  • The Federal Government
  • The State of Oregon
  • The Linn County general budget
  • Fees paid by clients for services received
  • Client medical insurance plans, including the Oregon Health Plan (OHP)

Health Services Staff

All programs have licensed and trained professional staff, who meet all national and state certifications required for their work.

Health Services Access

Most services are provided by appointment, but some programs offer drop-in service and emergency care.

We are happy to talk with you about referrals and eligibility.

Health Services Fee Structure

The Board of Commissioners for Linn County establishes department fees. Most client fees are on a sliding scale based on household income. No one is denied service because of an inability to pay. Most programs will bill the Oregon Health Plan, Medicaid, or private medical insurance.

Employment Opportunities

Current job openings and employment opportunities for the Linn County Department of Health Services are posted on the County's main web site on the Linn County Employment page.

Health Services Non-Discrimination Policy

The Department of Health Services does not discriminate against any person in its admission, services, or employment practices on the basis of race, color, gender, national origin, disability, or age.

Contact Us

If you wish to contact the Linn County Department of Health Services for any reason, please click here.





Main Office   view map

315 4th Ave SW
Albany, OR 97321

Telephone: 541-967-3888
Toll free: 1-800-304-7468
FAX: 541-924-6904
TTY/TTD: 1-800-735-2900

Office Hours

Monday — Friday:
8:30 a.m. — 12 noon
1 p.m. — 5 p.m.

Other Resources

Medical Health Database
Budget Presentation
Linn County Codes

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