2011 ORS § 444.300¹
Database on childhood diabetes
  • rules

(1) Subject to available funding, including gifts, grants or donations, the Oregon Health Authority shall establish a uniform, statewide database for the collection of information on Type I and Type II diabetes occurring in children in Oregon. The purposes of the database shall be to collect and serve as a repository for data about the prevalence and incidence of diabetes occurring in the pediatric population of this state and to make the data available for scientific and medical research and for assistance in making decisions about the allocation of public resources.

(2) The database established by subsection (1) of this section shall include data provided to the authority by schools and physicians as required by ORS 444.310 (Annual survey of students) and 444.320 (Physician report of childhood diabetes).

(3) The authority shall adopt rules:

(a) Necessary to carry out the purposes of ORS 444.300 (Database on childhood diabetes) to 444.330 (Confidentiality of information), including but not limited to the reporting format and the effective date after which reporting by schools and physicians shall be required; and

(b) Under which confidential data may be used by third parties to conduct research and studies for the public good. [2001 c.719 §1; 2009 c.595 §797]