Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center

Statewide birthrate declining, numbers show

MEDFORD, Ore. — Preliminary numbers from the Oregon Health Authority show Oregon’s birthrate is the lowest in 25 years. Financial situations and women having children later in life are some of the different reasons that may contribute to the decline, but local …

Parents share story of miracle baby

MEDFORD, Ore. — More than 500,000 babies are brought into the Neonatal intensive care units (NICU) across the country every year.  Emmanuel Barajas was one of them as he was born eight weeks early. Emmanuel Barajas’s parents, Laura and Jose Barajas, are …

S.O. Close to Homeless: Part Thirteen

Medford, Ore. — NBC5 News is partnering with Access to start a community discussion, and bring you an in-depth look into the lives of people who are homeless, have been homeless, or who are very close to it. In week 13, we’re …

Asante security breach

Medford, Ore. —  Asante said over 2,000 patient records were compromised in the recent data breach by an employee. The healthcare provider said 2,400 patient records were inappropriately accessed by an employee. Asante notified patients that may have been impacted earlier this month. …