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Resources for local public health authority staff providing lead screening, lead exposure case management, support to medical providers and technical assistance to community members.

Lead Screening Protocols and Questionnaires

Case Management

The following are resources for local public health authority professionals working to provide lead exposure case management. The blood lead level that triggers case management for children is 3.5 ug/dL (OAR 333-017(6)).

Recommended Follow-up Referral Services

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Environmental Investigation

Guidelines and Forms

Lead Poisoning Investigative Guidelines (pdf)
Oregon-specific lead poisoning disease reporting and case management follow-up guidelines

Elevated Blood Lead Reporting form (pdf)
Form used to report an blood lead test result of 3.5 ug/dL or higher to the Oregon Health Authority (OHA) within one working day.

View all Oregon disease reporting rules and guidelines