Cost: $64 million
Size: 79,000 square feet
Location: East of Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center, with access from Barnett Road and Doctors Park Drive
Duration: Groundbreaking celebration was held in February 2020, with completion expected in winter 2021
Funding: AsanteForward has launched a $10 million campaign to support the cancer center. Visit asantefoundation.org/campaign for more information.
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 Heimanns' $5 million gift to Asante Foundation — the largest donation in Asante’s history — gives the new cancer center its name.
Sneak preview: Take a construction tour
Follow our Cancer Services staff and listen for their "wows" as they tour the center for the first time.
Visions of the future
Artists' renderings show what the center will look like once it's finished.
A 360-degree view
UPDATED: This drone footage from Adroit Construction, our contractor on the project, was taken in July and updated in October 2020.
Inside the Vaults
Project Manager Ron Slack takes us inside the fortified rooms for radiation machines underneath the cancer center.
Groundbreaking ceremony, Feb. 29, 2020
When Ginny received her lung cancer diagnosis, she thought there must be a mistake. The former teacher and principal had never smoked – something nearly 18% of people with this illness have in common.
Ginny decided to make it her mission to educate others about this prevalent illness.