Emergency Law Inventory | Full Law Text

Law Number

ORS 401.661(3)

Summary Title

Scope of Practice: Emergency Health Care Provider


When an emergency declaration is in effect, an emergency health care provider, with the Oregon Health Authority’s emergency health care provider registry, can provide medical evaluation and referral treatment, prepare patients for transportation, and provide other health care services at any emergency health care center or facility.

Full Title

Provision of health care services after declaration of emergency

Full Text

If the Governor declares a state of emergency under ORS 401.165 or proclaims a state of public health emergency under ORS 433.441: . . . . (3) Any emergency health care provider registered under ORS 401.654 or other health care provider may volunteer to perform health care services described in ORS 401.657 at any emergency health care center or health care facility in the manner provided by ORS 401.664.