Volunteers in Medicine Founder Named to Silver State Health Insurance Exchange Board by Governor Sandoval

Dr. Florence Jameson, founder and president of Volunteers in Medicine of Southern Nevada (VMSN), has been named to the Silver State Health Exchange Board.

LAS VEGAS – Dr. Florence Jameson, founder and president of Volunteers in Medicine of Southern Nevada (VMSN), has been named to the Silver State Health Exchange Board by Gov. Brian Sandoval. Jameson will serve as the liaison between uninsured Nevadans and life-saving health care programs they need. VMSN is a volunteer-driven nonprofit organization dedicated to providing the uninsured with… [More...]

Industry Focus: Healthcare

A group of Nevada’s healthcare leaders recently met at the offices of Gordon Silver to discuss the trends and obstacles facing their industry.

Nevada’s healthcare industry continues to see an increasing number of challenges. With the rollout of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and the ongoing issue of physician and specialist shortages, healthcare executives in the Silver State are working to adapt while ensuring quality care for their fellow Nevadans. A group of Nevada’s healthcare leaders recently met… [More...]

What’s your New Year’s Resolution?

Six Nevada executives share their New Year's resolutions for 2014.

“New Year’s resolutions are made to be broken!  Instead, I like to establish a New Year’s “theme” to help me refocus my priorities each year.  I have declared 2014 the “Year of Breaking Boundaries!” Kelley Goldberg | Shareholder, Intellectual Property Group Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck LLP “The goal I have for 2014 is to step… [More...]

Medical Community United on Medicaid Expansion

Nov-13

WHAT: Following a lunch and panel discussion on disaster preparedness, members of the Southern Nevada Medical Industry Coalition, representing hospitals, physicians and health care organizations throughout Nevada, will urge Governor Sandoval and the Nevada Legislature to adopt Medicaid expansion and accept federal funds to provide health care for thousands of Nevadans. With the constitutional issues… [More...]

Industry Focus: Healthcare

An industry that remains in the throes of transition and reform, healthcare has been in the spotlight for the past several years. Between healthcare reform and changing practices, healthcare professionals have had to learn to jump with the times. Executives representing healthcare in Nevada recently met at the law offices of Holland & Hart in… [More...]

George J. Alexander: Clark County Medical Society

President-Elect and President of Dr. Alexander & Co. Las Vegas Number of Employees: 5 Years in Nevada: 17 Years with Company: 13 How did you first get into medicine? I was first exposed to the specialty in medical school while at Georgetown University, Washington, D.C., and became passionate about it as I progressed through my… [More...]