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.
Asante investigates confirmed cases of COVID-19 among employees
Asante and Jackson County Public Health, with support from Oregon Health Authority, are investigating confirmed cases of COVID-19 among a small group of employees at Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center.
Oregon Wine Experience Pivots to Virtual Events in 2020
Oregon Wine Experience® (OWE), one of the top destination charity wine and culinary events, debuted a unique event infrastructure for its 2020 signature celebration. In response to COVID-19, OWE will shift to offer virtual opportunities for individuals to participate in the comfort of their homes beginning Friday, Aug. 14.
Asante opens new collection site in Grants Pass for COVID-19 testing
Asante has opened its second drive-through COVID-19 specimen collection site. The newest collection site opened Monday, July 13 and is located near the Asante Three Rivers Medical Center campus on the corner of SW Ramsey Avenue and Ringuette Street.
Asante named a 15 Top Health System in the nation eight years in a row
For the eighth year in a row, Asante has been named one of IBM Watson Health’s 15 Top Health Systems in the nation. This is a remarkable achievement, with no other health system in Oregon or Washington receiving this level of recognition.