Oregon Health Authority has participated in the investigation of a nationwide outbreak of respiratory illnesses associated
with use of vaping devices.
Sporadic cases of vaping-associated lung injury
(VALI) are no longer reportable in Oregon; however, please call 971-673-1111 when
reporting any cluster of “non-reportable” diseases, such as VALI.
Updated March 12, 2020
In Oregon, 23 cases have been reported, 2 of which were fatal. Oregon cases include a mix of cannabis-only vaping, nicotine-only vaping and a combination of both.
Through December 31, 2019