Disease and Condition Control

ORS 433.407
Definitions for ORS 433

As used in ORS 433.407 (Definitions for ORS 433) to 433.423 (Content of rules) unless the context requires otherwise:


“Authority” means the Oregon Health Authority.


“Health care facility” means a facility as defined in ORS 442.015 (Definitions) and a mental health facility, alcohol treatment facility or drug treatment facility licensed or operated under ORS chapter 426 or 430.


“Worker” means a person who is licensed or certified to provide health care under ORS chapter 677, 678, 679, 680, 684 or 685 or ORS 682.216 (Issuance of licenses), an employee of a health care facility, of a licensed health care provider or of a clinical laboratory as defined in ORS 438.010 (Definitions for ORS 438), a firefighter, a law enforcement officer as defined in ORS 414.805 (Liability of individual for medical services received while in custody of law enforcement officer), a corrections officer or a parole and probation officer. [1989 c.949 §2; 1993 c.196 §8; 2005 c.264 §24; 2009 c.595 §671; 2011 c.720 §195]
Note: 433.407 (Definitions for ORS 433) to 433.423 (Content of rules) were enacted into law by the Legislative Assembly but were not added to or made a part of ORS chapter 433 or any series therein by legislative action. See Preface to Oregon Revised Statutes for further explanation.


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May 30, 2023