Oregon Wine Experience® cancels 2021 in-person events
Oregon Wine Experience® (OWE), one of the top destination charity wine and culinary events, has moved its auction entirely online for the 2021 event. The three in-person events have been cancelled due to the continued surge in COVID-19 hospitalizations. Founders’ Barrel Auction, Miracle Auction & Salmon Bake and Grand Tasting events will not be held as in-person gatherings. People can still participate virtually and bid online on exclusive wines and auction packages as part of the Founders’ Barrel Auction, Miracle Auction and Silent Auctions.
New helicopter landing pad opens at Asante Three Rivers Medical Center Emergency Department
Getting people to and from the hospital for emergency care in Josephine County is now more expedited with the opening of a new helicopter landing pad, also known as a helistop, at Asante Three Rivers Medical Center.
Asante named a 15 Top Health System in the nation nine years in a row
Asante has been named to the IBM Watson Health 15 Top Health Systems list, recognizing the top performing health systems in the nation. This is the ninth year in a row that Asante has achieved this remarkable honor.
Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center named a 100 Top Hospital in the nation for 2021
Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center has been named to the Fortune/IBM Watson Health 100 Top Hospitals list. This is the eighth time the hospital has received this national recognition.
Community leaders donate $5 million for cancer care
Mary and Dick Heimann, community leaders and philanthropists, made a life-changing gift to the people in Southern Oregon who need cancer care. The Heimann’s $5 million gift to Asante Foundation — the largest donation in Asante’s history — will name the regional cancer center building in Medford.
Monoclonal antibody therapy for COVID-19 offered at Asante Ashland Community Hospital
Asante is one of four health care providers in Oregon to offer monoclonal antibody treatment for COVID-19.
Asante receives its first shipment of coronavirus vaccine
Asante reached a milestone in its battle against COVID-19 when it received its first shipment of the coronavirus vaccine. The Pfizer vaccine will be administered to Asante employees at the highest risk of exposure.
Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center named one of the nation’s 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals by Fortune and IBM Watson Health
For the second year in a row and the sixth time overall, Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center has been named a 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospital in the nation by Fortune/IBM. Additionally, Asante Rogue Regional placed No. 1 among the top 10 community hospitals that made the list.
Asante named a Best State Employer by Forbes
Asante has received a very inspiring award — it’s inspiring because Asante employees are the ones who made it happen.
Oregon Wine Experience® 2020 raises more than $1.1 million for health care
The 2020 Oregon Wine Experience® transformed its efforts to the digital sphere from Aug. 14-23, 2020. Two online auctions and livestream programs attracted over 3,400 people to tune-in and bid, generating more than $1.1 million. All proceeds benefit children’s health care and other programs at Asante.