February 2014: Around the State

Read business new from around Nevada for February 2014.Sunrise Health Hospitals and H2U Partner to Open Health Centers for Employees

Sunrise Health Hospitals and Health to You (H2U) have partnered to open three H2U health centers for hospital employee and dependents, approximately 8,855 individuals. MountainView and Southern Hills centers opened in January with the final clinic at the Sunrise and Sunrise Children’s Hospital campus set to open in March.

Las Vegas Named Among Top 10 Housing Markets in the Country

According to data compiled by HomeVestors and Local Market Monitor, Las Vegas is among the top 10 housing markets in the country for investing in single family homes. According to Local Market Monitor’s president, Ingo Winzer, job growth, particularly in lower paying jobs, population growth and low home prices are factors that have made investments in single homes as rental properties attractive to investors.

UNR’s Colleges of Business and Education Ranked Top Online Graduate Programs

The University of Nevada, Reno’s College of Business and College of Education both received recognition from the U.S. News & World Report ranking them among the top 100 schools in the country. The College of Business’s online graduate program was ranked 75th in its category. The College of Education’s online graduate program was ranked 36th in its category.