Occupational Health Services (OHS) is a centrally-funded, comprehensive program that strengthens the campus culture of safety by providing risk-based and employment-related services.


Serving faculty, staff, and student employees, OHS is a partner with Environmental Health and Safety and Occupational Medicine. In collaboration with the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee, and the Institutional Biosafety Committee, Occupational Health Services promotes, protects and secures the well-being of employees who have workplace risks. 

Committed to managing a full range of services, the program provides personalized, specific health screenings and prevention practices such as medical screenings, physical examinations, surveillance, immunizations, hearing tests, travel consultations, and health and safety education. 

OHS believes that a healthy, productive workforce and safe working environment are of critical importance. Aligned with Oregon State University’s mission, OHS improves human health and wellness. 

OSU President Edward J. Ray addresses the importance of compliance committees in serving the research activities of the university. Read his statement.