Robin King, NP, Joins HealthCare Partners Medical Group

obin King, advanced nurse practitioner, has joined HealthCare Partners Oncology/Hematology Group.

LAS VEGAS – Robin King, advanced nurse practitioner, has joined HealthCare Partners Oncology/Hematology Group, a leading physician-run group providing primary, specialty and urgent care in Southern Nevada. Effective Sept. 1, King started seeing patients at the San Martin Oncology clinic, located at 8285 W. Arby Ave. Suite 100, Las Vegas 89113. As a member of HealthCare… [More…]

Nevada Health CO-OP Extends Walk-in Center Days

To best meet the needs of the community, the Nevada Health CO-OP (NHC) has extended its walk-in center days.

Re- enrollment and open enrollment continues for member-owned, not-for–profit health insurance alternative To best meet the needs of the community, the Nevada Health CO-OP (NHC) has extended its walk-in center days. Conveniently located at 3900 Meadows Lane (next to the Meadows Mall), the walk-in center will maintain its weekday hours of Monday – Friday 9am-5pmand will… [More…]

Evidence of World-Class Healthcare in Las Vegas

“This is a win for the entire community of Las Vegas and evidence that we truly do have world-class quality healthcare providers,” says Doug Geinzer.

Las Vegas, NV  — Steinberg Diagnostic Medical Imaging (SDMI) has been awarded the highest recognition possible for a radiology practice – Diagnostic Imaging Center of Excellence (DICOE) – by the American College of Radiology (ACR).  SDMI is the first outpatient radiology practice in the state to be awarded the DICOE designation for all six of… [More…]

Nevada Eating Disorder Treatment Center Now In Network With Behavioral Healthcare Options, Inc.

Center for Hope of the Sierras (CHS), a specialized eating disorder treatment center, is now in network with Nevada insurance provider BHO.

RENO, Nev. – Center for Hope of the Sierras (CHS), a specialized eating disorder treatment center, is now in network with Nevada insurance provider Behavioral Healthcare Options, Inc. (BHO), making its highly individualized treatment program more financially accessible for individuals suffering from a wide range of eating disorders. CHS’ partnership with BHO is crucial for statewide… [More…]

Matt Smith Physical Therapy Expands Clinical Services Team with Several New Hires

Las Vegas – Matt Smith Physical Therapy has expanded the clinical teams at its various locations after recently hiring new physical therapists. Joining Matt Smith Physical Therapy: Physical Therapist Junwyn Agustin will be treating patients at the company’s Charleston/Rancho location. Agustin received a Bachelor of Science degree in Physical Therapy from Philippine College of Health Sciences… [More…]

Integrative Oncology Program Launches in Las Vegas

21st Century Oncology Lauches Integrative Oncology Program

LAS VEGAS – 21st Century Oncology of Las Vegas announced the launch of the Integrative Oncology and Cancer Survivorship Program for cancer patients and survivors. The program is being piloted in Las Vegas with the goal of rolling out similar programs in other 21st Century Oncology centers across the U.S. The program combines three essential components… [More…]

Hospice Helps Patients and Families Focus on Quality of Life

Nevada Community Hospice Makes More Meaningful Moments Possible.

Nevada Community Hospice Makes More Meaningful Moments Possible Las Vegas, NV – November is National Hospice and Palliative Care Month and hospices across the country are reaching out to raise awareness about the highest quality care for people coping with life-limiting illness. “Every year, more than 1.5 million people living with a life-limiting illness receive… [More…]

Dickson Realty Awarded Revitalization Award

Dickson Realty Awarded Revitalization Award from Truckee Donner Chamber of Commerce Dickson Realty has been awarded the 2014 large company Revitalization Award from the Truckee Donner Chamber of Commerce in honor of its new 7,048 square foot office building in Truckee. The award recognizes new construction and/or renovation projects that help make Truckee more visually… [More…]

Medical Marvels: Nevada’s Top Physicians

The Medical Marvels list took a look at Nevada’s doctors and asked Nevadans to vote for the best, with doctors, in particular, asked to rank their own.

Nevada’s healthcare industry is in a time of transition. With a variety of changes to insurance and healthcare delivery already having been made, and more in the pipeline, the industry is undergoing a massive amount of alterations. Few are more affected by these changes than doctors who are at the front-line in healthcare. Nevertheless, they… [More…]

Michelle Jordan, DO, Joins HealthCare Partners Medical Group

Michelle Jordan has joined HealthCare Partners Medical Group, a leading physician-run group providing primary, specialty, and urgent care in Southern Nevada

LAS VEGAS – Michelle Jordan, doctor of osteopathic medicine, has joined HealthCare Partners Medical Group, a leading physician-run group providing primary, specialty, and urgent care in Southern Nevada. Effective Sept. 1, Dr. Jordan started seeing patients at Wynn Urgent Care located at 4880 S. Wynn Road in Las Vegas, NV 89103. At Wynn Urgent Care, Dr.… [More…]

CRC Division of Eating Disorders and Weight Management Welcomes New National Marketing Director

CRC Health Group, honorably promotes Melissa Achurra to the position of national marketing director of the eating disorders and weight management division.

Melissa Achurra takes specialized experience to national level CUPERTINO, Calif. – Specialty behavior health care treatment provider, CRC Health Group, honorably promotes Melissa Achurra to the position of national marketing director of the eating disorders and weight management division. Achurra steps up to the national level after working at Center for Hope of the Sierras… [More…]

Center for Hope of the Sierras Awards Executive Director Position to Long-Time Employee

Specialty eating disorder treatment facility, Center for Hope of the Sierras, welcomes Katie Stout to the Executive Director position.

Katie Stout takes specialized experience to the executive level RENO, Nev. – Specialty eating disorder treatment facility, Center for Hope of the Sierras, welcomes Katie Stout to the Executive Director position. After wearing numerous hats and learning the inner workings of the facility, Stout brings her wealth of experience to a new level. Stout fills the… [More…]

“Helping to Build the Future of Medicine in Southern Nevada” the subject of Henderson Chamber Nov. 18 breakfast

"Helping to Build the Future of Medicine in Southern Nevada" will be the topic of the Henderson Chamber of Commerce’s November network breakfast.

Dr. Renee Coffman of Roseman University of Health Sciences to speak HENDERSON, Nev. – “Helping to Build the Future of Medicine in Southern Nevada” will be the topic of the Henderson Chamber of Commerce’s November network breakfast, which will take place from 7 to 9 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 18, at the Terrace Banquet Halls, 1361… [More…]

Alfred Danielian, MD, Joins HealthCare Partners Medical Group

Alfred Danielian has joined HealthCare Partners Medical Group, a leading physician-run group providing primary, specialty and urgent care in Nevada.

Alfred Danielian, M.D., has joined HealthCare Partners Medical Group, a leading physician-run group providing primary, specialty and urgent care in Southern Nevada. Effective Sept. 1, Dr. Danielian started seeing patients at the Summerlin Cardiology clinic, located at 2035 Village Center Circle, Suite 110, Las Vegas 89134. At the Summerlin facility, Dr. Danielian combines his experience… [More…]

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…]

HealthCare Partners Nevada to Host Flu Shot Clinic on Oct. 18

WHO:                 HealthCare Partners Nevada WHAT:              HealthCare Partners Nevada, a leading medical network across Southern Nevada, will provide flu shots for community members during a flu shot clinic from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Oct. 18 at the organization’s Siena clinic.… [More…]

HealthCare Partners Nevada Named in Becker’s Hospital Review List of 100 Accountable Care Organizations to Know

LAS VEGAS – HealthCare Partners Nevada, a leading physician-run group providing primary, specialty and urgent care services in Southern Nevada, has been included in the list of 100 Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) to Know published by Becker’s Hospital Review. The list highlights organizations that practice a collaborative health care model focused on improving patient care… [More…]

Urology Specialists of Nevada Welcomes New Doctor Sarah Ryan

Sarah Ryan has joined Urology Specialists of Nevada, where she will practice in urology and in female pelvic medicine and reconstructive surgery.

LAS VEGAS – Sarah Ryan has joined Urology Specialists of Nevada, where she will practice in all aspects of urology and in female pelvic medicine and reconstructive surgery. For the past nine years, Ryan was in private practice in Billings, Montana. “Women seeking medical care in urology have a great resource in Dr. Ryan,” said… [More…]

Volunteers in Medicine Dedicates New Southern Nevada Clinic to Ruffin Family

Volunteers in Medicine of Southern Nevada (VMSN) announced it received a generous donation from the Ruffin family.

Nonprofit awarded generous contribution to provide medical care for the uninsured in Southern Nevada LAS VEGAS – Volunteers in Medicine of Southern Nevada (VMSN) announced it received a generous donation from the Ruffin family. The contribution will support construction of the volunteer-driven nonprofit organization’s second Southern Nevada location, expanding VMSN’s mission to provide the uninsured with… [More…]

Dr. Waters Joins Sierra Neurosurgery Group

Sierra Neurosurgery announces the addition of Dr. Dawn Waters to their team of 13 physicians.

RENO, Nev. – Sierra Neurosurgery announces the addition of Dr. Dawn Waters to their team of 13 physicians. Dr. Waters joins Sierra Neurosurgery Group after recently completing a one-year fellowship focused on skull base tumors and CyberKnife at Stanford University’s department of neurosurgery. A graduate from Yale University School of Medicine, Dr. Waters finished her… [More…]

Nation’s Health Care Leaders to Speak at Nevada Health Care Forum in Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS – Organizers of the Nevada Health Care Forum, the largest gathering of health care professionals in the state, announced that many of the nation’s leading health care industry executives, in addition to state and federal officials, will participate in the seventh annual event from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 14… [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…]