Baker County Health Department provides water testing kits for the public through Magic Valley Labs. The kits test for Bacteria (including Coliforms), Nitrates (minerals), and Arsenic. Once you receive your water test kit supplies from the Health Department, you can submit the water samples and fees to the lab below.
Certified copies of birth and death certificates are available through the Baker County Health Department up to six months from the event.
When ordering birth records, please complete with full name of the person on the certificate, date and place of birth, parent(s) full name(s) which include the mother’s full maiden name and your relationship to the person the certificate is for. By law, only immediate family members or legal representatives may order birth records for another individual.
When ordering death certificates, please include on your order the full name of the person on the record and the date and place of the death. For death record orders, include your relationship to the person on the record, and your reason for needing the record.
To Order Locally
*Complete an order form at the Baker County Health Department
*Office Hours: 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM and 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM, Monday through Friday
*Please bring current valid ID, legal representative document(s), or acceptable proofs
*$25 for each record
To Order After 6 Months
*An order form may be picked up at the Baker County Health Department for births or deaths occurring 6 months ago or more.
*You may also contact the Oregon State Vital Records at: (971) 673-1190
*You may order a vital record by mail or by going to VitalChek
*$25 for the first record; $25 for each additional copy of the same record ordered at the same time. The $25 fee is non-refundable once the search for the record has been completed.
Drop in to purchase or recycle a sharps container. Prices may apply. We provide medium sized sharps containers for purchase.
Prescription Take Back
Drop in to request and receive a pre-paid, pre-addressed envelope and mail in your unused medicines for disposal.
Oregon Health Plan Application
Baker County Health Department partners with Northeast Oregon Network (NEON) to assist community members with OHP applications. Please call to see when NEON is available: 541.624.5101
Baker County Health Department provides Tuberculosis (TB) skin tests. Call to schedule an appointment today.
Baker County Health Department Monday-Friday 8am-12pm; 1pm-5pm 541-523-8211