Doctors Warn of Measles Outbreak

MEDFORD, Ore. – Public health officials are urging people to get immunized after an outbreak of the measles. The disease, which had been eradicated roughly a decade ago, has appeared six times in Oregon this year – one more case than all of last year. Dr. Jim Shames, Medical Director of Jackson County Health and … Continue reading »

Measles Case in Washington County

MEDFORD, Ore. — Hospitals across Oregon are asking you to be on alert. A case of the measles has been confirmed in Washington County. The person with the confirmed case received medical care at the Kaiser Beaverton Medical Office and the OHSU Doernbecher Children’s Hospital. The Jackson County Public Health Department is asking emergency departments … Continue reading »