OREGON HEALTH AUTHORITY PUBLIC HEALTH DIVISION
DEATH WITH DIGNITY ACT
The Oregon Death with Dignity Act went into effect October 27, 1997. This act allows terminally ill adults to end their lives through the voluntary self-administration of lethal medications, expressly prescribed by a physician for that purpose. Website offers information on frequently asked questions, forms for patients and providers, and other end-of-life resources.
800 NE Oregon Street
Portland, OR 97232
Eligibility: Terminally ill patients must be Oregon residents who have less than six months to live
Hours: Monday-Friday 8am-5pm
Phone/FAX Numbers
  • (971) 673-1222 Main phone
  • (971) 673-1201 Main phone
Email Address: health.webmaster@state.or.us
INTAKE PROCEDURE: Visit website or call for information
FEES: Varies by service
DOCUMENTS: None
AREA SERVED: State of Oregon
Services:
  • Specialized Information and Referral * Death and Dying Issues
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OREGON HEALTH AUTHORITY PUBLIC HEALTH DIVISION