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Oregon Health Alert Network and HOSCAP

Health Alert Network (HAN)

Oregon's Health Alert Network (HAN) connects hospitals, clinics, laboratories, public safety, EMS and many other public health partners via secure web applications that facilitate information sharing throughout Oregon and SW Washington. The system is managed by the Oregon Health Authority - Public Health Division - Health Security, Preparedness and Response Program.



Oregon's hospital capacity web system (HOSCAP) allows health care and emergency preparedness partners to share real time status data.


COVID-19 Hospital Reporting to HHS

To support the nationwide response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the federal Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is requesting every hospital report a standardized set of questions. 

  • HOSCAP will report hospital capacity and utilization data on your behalf.
  • At this time, HOSCAP will not report hospital’s COVID-19 in-house laboratory testing data requested by HHS.
Learn more:

Training and Updates

Go to the FAQ and Training page for the latest information, schedule and FAQ.

Communication System Exercises

We schedule communication system exercises throughout the year to make sure our suite of communication systems are functioning well. Please share these dates with your colleagues.

Upcoming Business Hours Alerts

  • September 19, 2019
  • November 7, 2019
  • January 16, 2020
  • May 21, 2020
  • August 20, 2020
  • September 10, 2020

HAN/HOSCAP Administrators User Group

The HAN/HOSCAP administrator user group webinars offer a chance to learn about the systems, discuss best practices, hear from other experts and discuss ways to improve. The typical audience are those that manage HAN and HOSCAP within their organizations.

User Groups are currently not scheduled for the remainder of 2019.

If you would like to schedule a training, review, or just have questions, contact:

 Help and Training

Email Nick May

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