Community Health Center Announces Name Change

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(MEDFORD, OR 11/5/14).    Community Health Center is pleased to announce plans to change its name to Rogue Community Health. This change is being made to give the nonprofit its own distinct identity among 9,000 other community  health centers nationwide who receive federal grant funding and are also designated as federally-qualified health centers. “This change reflects… Read More.

Forsyth Receives Community Health Award

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(MEDFORD, OR 11/5/14).    Dr. John Forsyth, one of Southern Oregon’s most dedicated physicians, is the recipient of the first annual Forsyth Community Health Award, named in his honor.  The presentation, was made during Rogue Community Health’s (formerly known as Community Health Center) Annual Ticket to Health Luncheon on Wednesday, November 5, 12 noon, at the… Read More.

Ashland CHC Re-opens on Fridays

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  (ASHLAND, OR.  09/11/2014)   Rogue Community Health (RCH) in Ashland has reopened on Fridays for primary and preventive health care services.  Last April, the health center temporarily closed on Fridays as RCH restructured its operations due to a provider staffing shortage.  Patients with impending appointments were rescheduled or redirected to another health center site and… Read More.

Welcome Tamara Houston, PA-C

Tamara Houston, PA-C, MMSc., M.Ed

  (WHITE CITY – 8/12/14)  Rogue Community Health is pleased to announce that Tamara L. Houston, PA-C has joined the medical practice and will be seeing patients at Rogue Community Health in White City at 8385 Division Rd., at 99 Central Ave. in Ashland, and also at the School Health Center at Ashland High School.  … Read More.

Darby Heart Fund Buys Cardiac Equipment

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  (MEDFORD, OR 08/11/14). Rogue Community Health has received an $18,801.39 donation from the John and Nora Darby Heart Fund to purchase of specific cardiac-related equipment and supplies to support medical consultations for patients who experience barriers to accessing needed cardiac care. Funds from the Darby Heart Fund will provide AED units, a TUFF Saturation… Read More.

Gillette Named Medical Director

Patrick Gillette, MD

(MEDFORD, OR 02/26/14).  Rogue Community Health is pleased to announce that Patrick Gillette, M.D., has been named acting medical director.  Dr. Gillette previously held the position of medical director at Rogue Community Health from 2011-2013 and has been a volunteer medical provider with the clinic since 2007. Dr. Gillette started his medical education in 1980… Read More.

Rogue Community Health Announces New CEO

William North, CEO

(MEDFORD, OR.  01/28/2014)    Rogue Community Health board of directors is pleased to announce the appointment of William North as Chief Executive Officer.   He will replace Peg Crowley, who retired after 26 years as Executive Director in December 2013.  North brings over 20 years of experience working in community health centers and the healthcare industry including… Read More.

Doors Open to a Healthy Future

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(MEDFORD, OR 1/13/14). The opening of the Prospect School-Based Health Center last week marked another milestone for Rogue Community Health, which also operates school-based health centers at Eagle Point and Ashland High Schools, and at Butte Falls Charter School as well as medical clinics in Ashland, Medford, White City and Butte Falls. The School-Based Health… Read More.

Rogue Community Health Names Nicholson CFO

Anne Nicholson, CFO

(MEDFORD, OR 01/06/2014).    Anne Nicholson has recently been named Chief Financial Officer for Rogue Community Health with clinics in Ashland, Medford, White City, and Butte Falls, Oregon and school-based health centers at Eagle Point and Ashland High Schools and at Butte Falls and Prospect Charter Schools. After graduating with a Bachelor of Science Degree in… Read More.

Recognition Awarded by Oregon Health Authority

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(MEDFORD, OR 02/01/13).    Rogue Community Health is proud to announce that its School-Based Health Center (SBHC) at Ashland High School and at Butte Falls Charter School has been recognized as a Tier 3 Patient-Centered Primary Care Home by the Oregon Health Authority.  Tier 3 is the highest level of recognition achievable.  In order to be recognized, a… Read More.