Park Place Infiniti Sponsors Smiles for Survivors; Governor Approves Solar Tax Incentives

Park Place Infiniti Sponsors Smiles for Survivors Park Place Infiniti is sponsoring the fourth annual Blow Out Breast Cancer event, presented by the Smiles for Survivors foundation and Square Colour Salon and Spa. [Read More...] Governor’s Office of Energy Approves Solar Tax Incentives Highlighting its commitment to renewable energy in Nevada, the Governor’s Office of Energy… [More...]

Daniel Mathis Invited to Join Subcommittee Serving the Nevada Commission on Aging

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LAS VEGAS – Daniel Mathis, president and CEO of the Nevada Health Care Association (NVHCA) has been invited to join the Nevada Commission on Aging Strategic Plan Accountability Subcommittee, as an ex-officio member. The commission is part of the Aging and Disability Services Division in the state of Nevada’s Department of Health and Human Services.… [More...]

Wendy Simons Leaves Nevada Health Care Association to Consult for New Veterans Administration Skilled Nursing Facility

The NVHCA announced that Wendy Simons would be leaving at the request of the Nevada Department for Veterans Services.

LAS VEGAS – Daniel Mathis, president and CEO of the Nevada Health Care Association (NVHCA), announced that Wendy Simons, the association’s director of assisted living program development, would be leaving at the request of the Nevada Department for Veterans Services for a new Veterans Administration skilled nursing facility to be built in Northern Nevada. One… [More...]

The Nevada Health Care Association Perry Foundation Welcomes Christopher Fava to its Board of Directors

Christopher Fava has been appointed to the Nevada Health Care Association (NVHCA) Perry Foundation as the newest member of its board of directors.

LAS VEGAS – Christopher Fava has been appointed to the Nevada Health Care Association (NVHCA) Perry Foundation as the newest member of its board of directors. Fava is currently the CEO of the Culinary Academy of Las Vegas, a position formally held by Congressman Steven Horsford. “Fava has a strong foundation in the Nevada business… [More...]

September 2014: Around the State

Nevada Health Care Association Announces Restructuring Leadership at the Nevada Healthcare Association (NVHCA), which was established in 1974, has announced plans to restructure the organization into two divisions: the NVHCA and Nevada Assisted Living Centers (NVALC). The move is a direct result of NVHCA’s membership expansion which increasingly includes more assisted living facilities. Sunrun Expands… [More...]

Vegas Home Prices Rise, Market Sees More Traditional Buyers

The median price of an existing single-family home sold in Southern Nevada during June was $199,900 – the highest mark since September 2008. This is according to recent statistics released by the Greater Las Vegas Association of REALTORS (GLVAR). The median price is 2.5 percent higher than May and up over 14 percent compared to June… [More...]

The Nevada Health Care Association welcomes Yasnai Rodriguez

Yasnai Rodriguez joined NVHCA as administrative support, where she will provide assistance in all areas of administrative oversight and communication.

LAS VEGAS – Yasnai Rodriguez has joined the Nevada Health Care Association (NVHCA) as administrative support, where she will provide assistance in all areas of administrative oversight, communication and scheduling for the association’s executives. “Yasnai has established a solid reputation as a scholar and dedicated student in her academic pursuits,” said Daniel Mathis, president and CEO. “Her problem-solving skills and perseverance will… [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...]

The Nevada Health Care Association Perry Foundation welcomes new director Francine Lincer

Francine Lincer has joined the NVHCA Perry Foundation as director of compliance and education.

LAS VEGAS – Francine Lincer has joined the Nevada Health Care Association (NVHCA) Perry Foundation as director of compliance and education, where she will be in charge of crafting educational programs for the foundation, including facilitation of all educational workshops and webinars. “Her dedication to infection prevention, regulatory compliance management, and her passion for educating Nevada… [More...]

Officials Break Ground on Moapa Paiute Tribe Solar Project

The first utility-scale solar project on tribal land is underway in Southern Nevada. U.S. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (NV) joined representatives from the Moapa Band of Piautes and executives from First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) and the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP) to kick off construction on the 250 Megawatt power… [More...]

NVHCA Perry Foundation recognizes Nevada’s top-performing health care facilities and professionals

The NVHCA Perry Foundation “Endeavors” recently recognized the state’s top-performing health care facilities working in post-acute care with events.

LAS VEGAS – The Nevada Health Care Association (NVHCA) Perry Foundation “Endeavors” recently recognized the state’s top-performing health care facilities working in post-acute care with events at John Ascuaga’s Nugget Casino Resort in Sparks on March 1 and at Silverton Casino Hotel in Las Vegas on March 8. The Perry Foundation is a nonprofit organization that… [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...]