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.
If you are a member of the Oregon Healthcare Community and would like to receive HAN Alerts, please email:
Oregon's hospital capacity web system (HOSCAP) allows health care and emergency preparedness partners to share real time status data.
Begining March 31st, 0700, the Oregon Capacity System (OCS) is the data source for all Oregon hospital bed census information.
The Oregon Capacity System (OCS) is now live. OCS Login (click here)
COVID-19 Hospital Reporting to NHSN
To assist hospitals in accessing and reporting directly to the NHSN system, please see the following resources:
1) The project website: https://www.cdc.gov/nhsn/covid19/transition.html
2) If facilities are experiencing technical challenges in reporting due to the transition, such as NHSN access issues, unexpected validation errors causing data to be rejected, or other technical issues related to accessing and reporting in NHSN, please report these challenges by emailing NHSN@cdc.gov
with the subject “hospital COVID-19 compliance."
Training and Updates
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
Dates for future exercises are being reviewed and will be posted soon.