All Oregon clinicians and labs are required by law to report certain diseases and conditions to local health departments. Reporting enables public health to do follow up surveillance, notify contacts and identify actual or potential disease outbreaks.
Physicians or laboratories will call to report at (541)967-3888
or 1-800-304-7468 (available 24/7 for communicable disease reporting). For information regarding what requires
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Watch this area for important announcements regarding public health issues that effect you.
Call 211 during regular office hours of Monday - Friday, 8am - 6pm.
Visit www.healthoregon.org/ebola for Oregon Ebola updates, FAQs and resources related to the current Ebola situation.
Public Health nurses do tuberculin skin testing (TST) for those who are uninsured or cannot afford the test or do not have a provider.
All cases of TB disease are monitored through case management. For more information on TB visit the DHS TB Control Program Site.
Linn County takes appointments to offer HIV Counseling and Testing for HIV in Albany, Lebanon and Sweet Home. Call 1-800-304-7468.
Nurse case managers assist HIV-positive people who live in Linn and Benton counties to obtain health insurance, medical care and other resources to improve their health, well-being and self-sufficiency. To speak with a Ryan White case manager:
The Fact Sheet on Gonorrhea has been developed for local providers to alert about the increased rates of Gonorrhea in Linn County and treatment guidelines. Linn County Staff will be visiting the emergency room providers and immediate care providers to discuss the increased rates and treatment.
Most office sites are open Monday through Friday:
8 a.m. to noon
1 p.m. to 5 p.m.
You can contact us at the addresses and telephone numbers below or by e-mailing our staff.
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2730 SE Pacific Blvd
Albany, OR 97321
Telephone: 541-967-3888 (Available 24/7 for communicable disease reporting call 541-750-0090)
Toll free: 1-800-304-7468
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1600 S Main St
Lebanon, OR 97355
Toll free: 1-888-451-2631
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799 Long St
Sweet Home, OR 97386
Toll free: 1-800-920-7571