• County to retain oversight and authority for contact tracing and case investigations for OSU (includes state-determined thresholds per reopening prerequisites) 
  • OSU to continue assisting county with contact tracing via existing protocols, including FERPA/HIPPA release and secured email. 
  • Additional assistance and collaboration opportunities between OSU and Benton County Health Department, and OSU-Cascades and Deschutes County Health Services to be explored on an ongoing basis. 

See this visual aid (PDF) for more information about what happens when someone tests positive for COVID-19 and how it might impact those around them.