Updated Nov. 18, 2020
Starting tomorrow, November 18, Oregon will begin the statewide two-week freeze. See the graphic below for information on what is affected by the freeze.
Updated Nov. 10, 2020
Rogue Community Health is dedicated to the safety and well-being of our staff and patients. We follow all recommendations of the Center for Disease Control and Prevention. Our clinics are available to assist you with your medical concerns.
On November 6, Governor Brown announced new measures pausing social activities to help stop the rapid spread of COVID-19 in Jackson County.
The Two-Week Pause measures include:
- Urging all businesses to mandate work from home to the greatest extent possible.
- Pausing long-term care facility visits that take place indoors to protect staff and residents.
- Reducing maximum restaurant capacity to 50 people (including customers and staff) for indoor dining, with a maximum party size of six. Continuing to encourage outdoor dining and take out.
- Reducing the maximum capacity of other indoor activities to 50 people (includes gyms, fitness organizations/studios, bowling alleys, ice rinks, indoor sports, pools, and museums).
- Limiting social gatherings to your household, or no more than six people if the gathering includes those from outside your household, reducing the frequency of those social gatherings (significantly in a two-week period), and keeping the same six people in your social gathering circle.
What is Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19)?
Coronavirus disease COVID-19) is a respiratory illness that can spread from person to person. The virus that causes COVID-19 is a novel coronavirus that was first identified during an investigation into an outbreak in Wuhan, China.
What are the symptoms of COVID-19?
- Shortness of breath
- New loss of taste or smell
If you are sick with COVID-19 symptoms, please click on this link and follow the steps.
How can I help protect myself and family?
- People can help protect themselves and/or family from respiratory illness with everyday preventative actions.
- Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
- Avoid touching your eyes, nose and mouth with unwashed hands.
- Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds. (Use an alcohol-based hand sanitizer that contains at least 60% alcohol if soap and water are not available.) Click here to watch video.