Events and Meetings

Our Chapter Meetings are held at the Smullin Education Center of Rogue Regional Medical Center on the 3rd Tuesday of the month.  In January we have re-accreditation of Visitors, in June we have our annual potluck picnic at a member's home or a park, and in December we have a Holiday Luncheon at a local Restaurant.

 

Next Meeting

Our next meeting on August 20 will include:

Dr. Timo Dygert, MD, will be talking about heart failure. Dr Dygert is a cardiologist and the Medical Director of the new Heart Care Clinic at Southern Oregon Cardiology.

We hope you will be there to receive support and education. As always, there will be refreshments and a great opportunity to share.

See "About Our Meetings" on this page for details and a map.

Last Meeting

At our June 22 meeting:

We showed the full, 5 minute Asante Moments video from which the recent TV ads were excerpted.  It is an emotional video.  We thank Cathy Noah, Sr. Marketing Consultant at Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center for creating this video.

Beth Augee, Mended Hearts Assistant Regional Director, told us about Cluster meetings in preparation for the upcoming cluster meeting at the Smullin Center on September 28. See the picture below.

Beth and our Chapter 137 President Michelle Christensen presented the Mended Hearts Regional Hospital of the Year award to Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center.  Julie Hale, Support Services Director, and Laura Nicholson, Supervisor of Volunteer Services accepted the award. See the picture below.

Beth Augee discused the new Mended Hearts dues structure and plans for the Cluster Meeting at the Smullin Center on September 28.

Beth Augee and Michelle Christensen presented the Mended Hearts Regional Hospital of the Year award to Julie Hale and Laura Nicholson

Event Calendar 2019

January 15 – Visitor Accreditation and business meeting

February 19Dr. Hamed – use of imaging in heart treatment

March 19Dr. Dauterman – Transcather Mitral Valve Replacement

April 16 – The inner workings of the Coronary Care Unit - Lisa Dencel, RN

May 21 – Teaching patients before and after surgery – Brenden Jones, RN

June 22 – Annual potluck / BBQ

July 16 – Mended Hearts Regional Hospital of the Year award, Asanta Moments video, and Beth Augie to talk about Cluster meetings.

August 20Dr. Timo Dygert, MD, will be talking about heart failure. Dr Dygert is a cardiologist and the Medical Director of the new Heart Care Clinic at Southern Oregon Cardiology.

September 17Jackie DaSilva, RN, presenting Stop the Bleed

October 15 – Controlling high blood pressure and diabetes

November 19 -- Eating your way though the holidays – Cardiac Rehab

December 7 – Holiday luncheon

About Our Meetings

The public is invited to attend our meetings on the 3rd Tuesday of the month from 5:30 - 7:00 pm at the Smullin Education Center on the Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center Campus. 

The Smullin Center is between the parking structure and the hospital. To get directions, click the link "View larger map" below.

There's no meeting in June or December.  However, we do have our Visitor's Training in January, Annual Potluck Picnic in June and holiday luncheon in December.