JACKSON COUNTY, Ore. —RSV is on the rise in southern Oregon. Jackson County Public Health says it’s seeing higher numbers locally compared to the rest of the state. Public Health Officer Dr. Leona O’Keefe says at the state level, RSV ...

NBC5 has teamed up with Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center to bring you Better Health, a weekly report on staying healthy. In this Better Health report, Asante Health Expert Beth Coker and Dr. Absalon, explain the signs and symptoms of ...

JACKSON COUNTY, Ore. – Jackson County Public Health says we’re finally starting to see a decline in respiratory virus cases. Hospitals have been seeing an increase of patients coming in for flu, COVID-19 and RSV cases. But Jackson County Public Health ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Families across the country are facing a mounting problem as cases of COVID, flu, and RSV rise and there is not enough medicine to go around for both children and adults. Frustrations are high as pharmacy shelves, ...

MEDFORD, Ore. – Hospitals in Medford are continuing to see a surge in flu cases, more COVID-19 hospitalizations and people with RSV. Asante, like many other hospitals around the state, are trying  to find ways to care for people when bed ...

MEDFORD, Ore. – Across the state, cases of flu, RSV and COVID-19 putting a strain on hospitals. Much like the rest of Oregon, Asante and Providence tell me they are struggling to keep up with the influx of patients. “We’re ...

MEDFORD, Ore. – Hospital systems in the Rogue Valley are reportedly strained due to high levels of respiratory infections. Public health officials said Asante, Providence, Jackson County Public Health, and Josephine County Public Health are collaborating on the surge of ...

SALEM, Ore. – Some health officials are calling it a ‘triple-demic.’ The flu, RSV and COVID are all surfacing in the community. On Thursday, the Oregon Health Authority shared just how dire the situation is for hospitals across the state. ...

SALEM, Ore. – Governor Kate Brown issued another executive order in an attempt to address the rising number of respiratory illnesses in Oregon. On the afternoon of Wednesday, December 7, the governor’s office issued the following statement: Governor Kate Brown ...

Author: Brittany Falkers (KGW) PORTLAND, Ore. (KGW) — Respiratory syncytial virus cases have put hospitals into crisis mode in Oregon, Washington and across the country. RSV is a common virus, one that just about everyone gets as a child, but ...

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