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Dignity Health-St. Rose Dominican to...

Dignity Health-St. Rose Dominican to Open Four New Neighborhood Hospitals in Las Vegas Valley

Partnership with Emerus Will Build New Facilities, with first to open early 2017 Henderson, Nev. – January 26, 2016 – Dignity Health-St. Rose Dominican, which operates three acute-care hospitals...

HEALTHCARE Developments

Hospital Construction On The Rise...

Hospital Construction On The Rise In Southern Nevada

Despite three quarters of net positive absorption in the medical office market in Southern Nevada, zero off-campus medical office projects have been either planned or under construction since mid-2012....

HEALTHCARE Developments

Kaufman Named Chief Executive Officer...

Kaufman Named Chief Executive Officer Of Henderson Hospital

Announces Construction of Medical Office Building Sam Kaufman has been named the Chief Executive Officer of Henderson Hospital, announced Karla Perez, Regional Vice President of The Valley Health System...

HEALTHCARE Education

Making The Rounds With Founding...

Making The Rounds With Founding Dean Dr. Barbara Atkinson

Friends and Colleagues, I had the wonderful opportunity to participate in the Meadows School’s first Career Discovery Day last week with Dr. Said Daneshmand. We met with junior and...

HEALTHCARE Education

Making The Rounds With Founding...

Making The Rounds With Founding Dean Dr. Barbara Atkinson

Friends and Colleagues, Each month we invite community leaders to discuss a particular issue impacting our community’s public health. Our most recent topic was on human trafficking — a...

HEALTHCARE Education

Making The Rounds With Founding...

Making The Rounds With Founding Dean Dr. Barbara Atkinson

Friends and Colleagues, In an effort to improve Nevada’s physician shortage, the 2015 Nevada legislation appropriated $10 million for Graduate Medical Education (GME) expansion. Growing GME (residency training) is...

HEALTHCARE Innovation

Can UNLV Help Put More...

Can UNLV Help Put More Care Into Healthcare?

 Can UNLV Help Put More Care Into Healthcare? With a flourishing hospitality college and a new medical school on the way, UNLV is aiming to turn talk into a...

HEALTHCARE Innovation

Nevada Listed As A Top...

Nevada Listed As A Top State For Telemedicine

The American Telemedicine Association (ATA) today released an update to two, reports regarding state telemedicine policies. The first state report identifies gaps in coverage and reimbursement, while the second...

HEALTHCARE Innovation

Cancer Care Could Be Medical...

Cancer Care Could Be Medical Tourism Hook

In Jan. 1, 2014, there were 14.5 million cancer survivors (excluding noninvasive types of cancer) living in the United States, according to the American Cancer Society.  Nevada is home...

HEALTHCARE Tourism

RESORTcierge|MD Resurrects The Art Of...

RESORTcierge|MD Resurrects The Art Of House Call Medicine To Las Vegas

Record number of 42 million tourists in Las Vegas drives demand for 24/7/365 Physicians direct to you on the Las Vegas Strip as our city becomes new hot spot...

HEALTHCARE Tourism

Las Vegas Officials Get Behind...

Las Vegas Officials Get Behind Wellness Tourism Initiative

While gambling, dining and shopping are popular reasons for visiting Las Vegas, several organizations have partnered to bolster the city’s reputation as a legitimate destination for medical and wellness...

HEALTHCARE Tourism

Domestic Medical Travel – What...

Domestic Medical Travel – What HR Should Know

As Las Vegas continues to position itself as the most globally recognized destination for health & wellness travel (medical tourism), it is important that the human resource community understand...

HEALTHCARE Events

2016 State Of The City...

2016 State Of The City

The Las Vegas City Council is hosting the 2016 State of the City program with Mayor Carolyn G. Goodman on Thursday, January 7, 2016 at 5 p.m. The program...

HEALTHCARE Events

Las Vegas HEALS Hosts Holiday...

Las Vegas HEALS Hosts Holiday ‘Healthcare Happy Hour’ On Dec. 3

Industry networking event, featuring tours of Roseman University Summerlin Campus and festive décor, to benefit ORION Cancer Foundation Las Vegas HEALS, a nonprofit organization fostering strategic alliances in the...

HEALTHCARE Events

Southern Nevada Healthcare Community Salutes...

Southern Nevada Healthcare Community Salutes Its  Own

Six Honored at Las Vegas Heals Inspired Excellence in Healthcare Awards Southern Nevada celebrated its vibrant medical sector by honoring six of its leading practitioners during the Las Vegas...

HEALTHCARE Recognition

LiveHealth Online Psychology Supports Members...

LiveHealth Online Psychology Supports Members With Stress, Anxiety, Depression

Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield members can now easily and privately access therapy Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield members now have a more convenient and private way...

HEALTHCARE Recognition

Southern Hills Hospital Awarded Sepsis...

Southern Hills Hospital Awarded Sepsis Certification From The Joint Commission

Southern Hills Hospital proudly announces that it has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for Sepsis Certification. The Gold Seal of Approval® is a symbol of quality...

HEALTHCARE Recognition

Comprehensive Cancer Centers Of Nevada...

Comprehensive Cancer Centers Of Nevada Earns Sixth Consecutive Accreditation From American College Of Radiology

LAS VEGAS (February 1, 2016) — The American College of Radiology (ACR) awarded a three-year term of accreditation to Comprehensive Cancer Centers of Nevada’s (CCCN) Radiation Oncology Division. CCCN...