Who We Are

Multnomah County Health Department works with communities to advance health equity, protect our most vulnerable, and promote health and wellness for everyone.

We are a leader in addressing leading causes of death through a racial equity lens.

Our Work

From managing disease outbreaks to providing trauma-informed care to those with serious mental illness, we monitor and respond to a wide range of environmental threats and health emergencies, and provide unique services across the lifespan.

Our work is carried out through:

  • Core public health programs
  • Community-oriented primary care services
  • Behavioral health systems coordination and care
  • Environmental health programs
  • Emergency medical services
  • Health services in jails
  • Medical examiner program
  • Community-based health assessments and practice

We look forward to serving, partnering and working with you.

Organization

The Health Department's work is carried out through the following divisions:

  • Behavioral Health
  • Corrections Health
  • Financial & Business Management
  • Health Officer
  • Integrated Clinical Services
  • Operations
  • Public Health

Health Department Director, Rachael Banks

Executive Leadership

Rachael Banks
Health Department Director

Valdez Bravo
Deputy Director of Operations

Derrick Moten
Interim Deputy Director of Financial & Business Management

Dr Richard Bruno
Health Officer

D.J. Rhodes
Director, Integrated Clinical Services

Andrea Hamberg
Interim Director, Public Health

Heather Mirasol
Interim Director, Behavioral Health

Myque Obiero
Director, Corrections Health

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Multnomah County Health Department
619 NW 6th Ave
Portland, Oregon, 97209 (MAP)

503-988-3674

503-988-3676 fax
877-735-7525 TDD
hd.directorsoffice@multco.us

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