The first step in accessing Oregon ESSENCE is reading the Confidentiality Agreement and Policy (pdf), and returning the signed document to Oregon ESSENCE Epidemiologists.
Within two weeks of contacting us, users will receive log in credentials and instructions for logging in.
See the Getting Started Guide (pdf) for a quick how-to for working in Oregon ESSENCE. For the complete guide to getting started, see the full User Guide (pdf).
Use ESSENCE for monitoring emergency department visits during seasonal hazards. For a tutorial on how to monitor visits this season, see the myESSENCE Seasonal Query handout (pdf).