Ohio Department of Health

Welcome to the website for the Bureau of Vital Statistics

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Strong password requirements:

Passwords must be at least 12 characters in length and contain at least one of each: an uppercase letter, a lowercase letter, a number, and a special character.

Passwords cannot contain your first or last name. It cannot be a previously used password.


For help logging in, use the Forgot Password? functionality below. If your login issues persist, contact the VS Helpdesk at 614-466-2531, option 2 then 3. Helpdesk staff are available Monday through Friday from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM, excluding state holidays.

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The VS Helpdesk recommends using the Chrome or Edge web browsers in the Windows 10 operating system and the latest Citrix Workspace App to access IPHIS-EDRS. click here to download the recommended version of Citrix Receiver

If you have the Windows 7 operating system click here to download the recommended version of Citrix Receiver



This system contains State of Ohio information and is restricted to authorized users ONLY. Unauthorized access, use, misuse, or modification of this computer system or of the data contained herein or in transit to and from this system is strictly prohibited, may be in violation of state and federal law, and may be subject to administrative action, civil and criminal penalties. Use of the system is governed by U.S. law and Ohio law and policies.