Las Vegas Solari Hospice Care Names Dr. Teresa Hanlon New Medical Director

Las Vegas Solari Hospice Care is pleased to announce the appointment of Teresa Hanlon, M.D., as its new medical director.

LAS VEGAS – Las Vegas Solari Hospice Care, a local hospice facility that provides compassionate hospice care to terminally ill patients and their families, is pleased to announce the appointment of Teresa Hanlon, M.D., as its new medical director. Hanlon has nearly 20 years of experience in the field of hospice and palliative medicine. A graduate… [More...]

Improvements Coming to East Downtown in Reno

Reno’s East Fourth Street will be transformed during the second annual Positively 4th Street Better Block Project event. Considered “the gateway” to downtown Reno, Fourth Street is home to several historical properties but is in need of upgrades and repair. Local businesses are looking to spruce up the area through landscaping, adding a two-way bicycle lane, re-striping traffic… [More...]

Courtney Loper, PA-C, Joins HealthCare Partners Medical Group

Primary care provider Courtney Loper, PA-C, has joined HealthCare Partners Medical Group in Southern Nevada.

HealthCare Partners expands integrated network, provides better care for patients in Southern Nevada  LAS VEGAS  – Primary care provider Courtney Loper, PA-C, has joined HealthCare Partners Medical Group, a leading physician-run group providing primary, pediatric, specialty and urgent care services in Southern Nevada. Loper, a certified physician assistant, is now seeing patients at Tenaya Hematology/Oncology, located… [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...]

HealthCare Partners Nurses Recognized by March of Dimes for Exceptional Service

LAS VEGAS – HealthCare Partners Nevada, a leading physician-run network of primary, specialty and urgent care providers in Southern Nevada, announced three of its nurses received awards at the prestigious 2013 Nurse of the Year event, recently hosted by the March of Dimes in Las Vegas. The annual event, which also serves as a fundraiser for the… [More...]

High-Income Households Face Uncertain Impacts from Healthcare Changes

Wealthy Nevadans are not exempt from healthcare uncertainty in the face of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. This is according to the 11th installment of the “High Net Worth Report” released by The Private Bank by Nevada State Bank. One major impact will be a 0.9 percent increase in payroll taxes for those making $200,000 or… [More...]

Benito Calderon, M.D., Joins HealthCare Partners Nevada Affiliate Network

Benito Calderon, M.D., has joined HealthCare Partners Nevada, specialty and urgent care services in Southern Nevada.

LAS VEGAS  – Primary care physician Benito Calderon, M.D., has joined HealthCare Partners Nevada, a leading physician-run medical group providing primary, specialty and urgent care services in Southern Nevada, as the organization’s newest affiliated provider. Calderon is currently seeing patients at his office located at 3100 W. Charleston Blvd., Suite 202 in Las Vegas. He now… [More...]

Healthcare Heroes 2013

View the Nevada Healthcare Heroes 2013 honorees and sponsors. Over 160 Healthcare Heroes have been honored and thousands donated to Nevada schools.

The Healthcare Heroes Legacy Now in its eighth year, Healthcare Heroes began with the dual goal of honoring individuals that excel in healthcare and helping fund scholorships for Nevada’s future healthcare educators. After realizing there wasn’t a program in place to honor individuals that have done amazing things to propel healthcare in the Silver State,… [More...]

HealthCare Partners Nevada and Humana Sponsor Free Beach Boys Concert and Health Expo

WHO:                    HealthCare Partners Nevada and Humana WHAT:                  Free Beach Boys concert and Fun After 55 Good Vibrations Expo at the South Point Arena TICKETS:                Community members are encouraged to visit any of HealthCare Partners’ primary care or cardiology clinics in Southern Nevada for free tickets to… [More...]

HealthCare Partners Nevada Recognizes Las Vegas Artist at Senior Art Competition

LAS VEGAS – HealthCare Partners Nevada, a leading physician-run network of  primary, specialty and urgent care providers in Southern Nevada, recently honored Las Vegas artist Jeffrey Oldham for his entry in the Celebrating Life! 2013 fine arts competition, a statewide event hosted by the Las Vegas Arts Commission that supports senior artists and shares their work with… [More...]

July 2013: Around the State

Nevdada business news - July 2013: Around the State

AlphaVu Launches Nevada Operations AlphaVu LLC, a Washington, DC company that provides data mining and target messaging, has established a Las Vegas branch. The Nevada arm will serve as the operational base for the company’s growth into the southwest region.  AlphaVu-Nevada will open its doors next month in the Howard Hughes Center.  The company serves… [More...]

HealthCare Partners Nevada Acquires Nevada Cancer Centers

LAS VEGAS – HealthCare Partners Nevada, a leading physician-run network of primary, specialty and urgent care providers in Southern Nevada, announced the company has acquired Nevada Cancer Centers, a well-established outpatient oncology and hematology practice with four locations in Southern Nevada. As a result of this acquisition, the practice has become HealthCare Partners Medical Group Oncology/Hematology,… [More...]

Sunita Kalra, M.D. Joins HealthCare Partners, Moves to West Charleston Clinic

HealthCare Partners expands integrated network, provides better care for patients in Southern Nevada LAS VEGAS (May 13, 2013) – Family care provider Sunita Kalra, M.D. has joined HealthCare Partners Medical Group, a leading physician-run group providing primary, specialty and urgent care services in Southern Nevada. Dr. Kalra, a board-certified family physician, will begin seeing patients April… [More...]

Healthcare in Nevada: Prognosis Encouraging

Nevada healthcare is under an unprecedented combination of pressures but is also holding its own.

Nevada’s 2013 healthcare checkup reveals an industry under an unprecedented combination of pressures – little surprise there – but also one that is holding its own, moving quickly to adapt, gearing up to provide the best patient care possible, and looking confidently to the future. “Nevada’s healthcare industry is in a state of flux as… [More...]

April 2013: Around the State

Read Nevada Business News: April 2013 - business news from around Nevada for April 2013.

IRS Announces Over $11 Million in Unclaimed Refunds for Nevadans The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has announced that Nevadans who didn’t file a tax return in 2009 are entitled to over $11 million in unclaimed funds. The agency estimates a median $559 refund is waiting for just over 12,500 individuals in the Silver State. Returns… [More...]