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Birth Anomalies Surveillance System (BASS)

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E-mail: mchsection.mailbox@dhsoha.state.or.us
Phone: 971-673-0252
FAX: 971-673-0240
TTY: 711

Address
BASS
800 NE Oregon Street, Suite 825
Portland, OR 97232

Hours of Operation
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

This email inbox is a general mailbox and you may receive a response from another email address. Please allow 1-3 days for a response. If your question/concern requires immediate response or connection to support services in your community, please call 211 to speak with someone today. In case of emergency, please contact 911.

About Us

Mission

The Oregon BASS tracks birth anomalies in Oregon children from birth to age 6. We do this to promote awareness, education, and prevention of birth anomalies, and to understand the health care needs for these children. We also provide support for organizations that help link families and those living with birth anomalies to resources.


Vision

An Oregon where all people with birth anomalies count and are connected with the treatment and resources they need.


Values

  • Accuracy
  • Transparency
  • Education
  • Prevention
  • Equity
  • Partnership

The BASS is part of the Maternal and Child Health Section in the Center for Prevention and Health Promotion. Search the Public Health Program Directory to see all programs in the Oregon Public Health Division.

Staff