Juan Collazos, M.D., Joins HealthCare Partners Medical Group

LAS VEGAS – Juan Collazos, M.D., has joined HealthCare Partners Medical Group, a leading physician-run group providing primary, specialty and urgent care in Southern Nevada. Collazos is now treating patients at the Tenaya Pediatrics clinic, located at 3150 N. Tenaya Way, Suite 260 Las Vegas, NV 89128. At the Tenaya Pediatrics facility, Collazos combines his experience with … [Read more...]

Aron Rogers, D.O., Joins HealthCare Partners Medical Group

LAS VEGAS – Aron Rogers, D.O., has joined HealthCare Partners Medical Group, a leading physician-run group providing primary, specialty and urgent care in Southern Nevada. Rogers is now treating patients at the West Craig clinic, located at 3960 W. Craig Rd., Suite 101, N. Las Vegas, NV 89032. At the West Craig facility, Rogers combines his experience with the latest in … [Read more...]

Ninth Annual Healthcare Heroes

Healthcare Heroes began with the dual goal of honoring individuals that excel in healthcare and helping fund scholarships for future healthcare educators.

Legacy Now in its ninth year, Healthcare Heroes began with the dual goal of honoring individuals that excel in healthcare and helping fund scholarships 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, Healthcare Heroes was born with 10 … [Read more...]

How Healthy is Nevada?

Here’s the bad news. When it comes to overall health, Nevada ranks in the lower half among all 50 states. That’s according to the 24th annual America’s Health Rankings from United Health Foundation. The report, the longest running of its kind in the country, placed Nevada No. 37 among all 50 states for overall heath, which is the same ranking the state received last year. … [Read more...]

Henderson Chamber of Commerce Breakfast to Focus on Health Care

Dr. Thomas Schwenk will discuss “Public Medical Education in Southern Nevada: Fantasy or Reality?” during the Henderson Chamber of Commerce’s breakfast.

HENDERSON, Nev. – Dr. Thomas Schwenk, dean of the University of Nevada School of Medicine, will discuss “Public Medical Education in Southern Nevada: Fantasy or Reality?” during the Henderson Chamber of Commerce’s network breakfast from 7 to 9 a.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 19 at the Wingate by Wyndam, 3041 St. Rose Parkway in Henderson. Schwenk will talk about where health care is … [Read 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, Healthcare Heroes was … [Read more...]

Nevada Real Estate & Development Report: July 2013

Nevada ReD Report July 2013: Commercial real estate and development - projects, sales, and leases.

Projects Las Vegas, 89101 Government Las Vegas’ new City Hall has been chosen as the 2013 Public Works Project of the Year by the American Public Works Association. The eight-level, 308,000 SF building replaces the former City Hall that was constructed in 1971. The facility created office space for up to 570 staff members for the City of Las Vegas. The new structural design … [Read 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 a result of the changes occurring on a … [Read more...]

What has the most potential to improve education in Nevada?

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“Two words: community involvement.  Money alone is not enough to combat apathy.  We have dedicated teachers in our classrooms.  We also need dedicated parents and mentors to motivate our students.  When we all come together, amazing and transformative things happen.” Dwight D. Jones • Superintendent, Clark County School District “We must commit to three tasks to accomplish … [Read more...]

Healthcare Heroes 2012

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Healthcare Heroes began in 2006 as a way to help address the then critical shortage of healthcare educators in Nevada. Today, the event has become a statewide fixture in the hearts and minds of Nevada’s healthcare stakeholders. The program has a two-fold purpose that has remained unchanged in the seven years since the inaugural event. It’s a vehicle to donate scholarship funds … [Read more...]