9-8-8 is a direct three-digit line to trained National Suicide Prevention Lifeline counselors. Awarded a Vibrant Emotional Health’s National Suicide Prevention Grant, the Nevada Department of Health's Bureau of Behavioral Health Wellness and Prevention (BBHWP) has started development of a thoughtful plan for the key coordination of strategies to best support the launch of … [Read more...] about The State Of Nevada Presents The Launch Of 9-8-8, The Nation’s First Three-Digit Number For Suicide Response.
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Last year’s theme for Nevada’s economy was one of recovery versus recession as the state entered 2021 with coronavirus restrictions still in place. As the year progressed those restrictions slowly eased allowing for gaming revenues to recover, even as thousands of employees remain sidelined. The recovery was also assisted by employment recovering to pre-coronavirus levels in … [Read more...] about Economic Forecast 2022
Nevada’s doctors and hospitals battled gallantly to beat down one of their biggest threats ever throughout the COVID-19 pandemic. Now, as the pandemic begins to wane, the healthcare industry faces a major new headache: Digging itself out of the financial woes left in the wake of the battle against COVID-19. Administrators of big acute-care hospitals — the ones on the … [Read more...] about Long Road to Recovery
Nevada Gold Mines Establishes the Heritage Fund Nevada Gold Mines (NGM) has launched an employee giving campaign entitled the Heritage Fund. The workplace giving program will include an employee-driven campaign to support non-profit organizations. Employees have the option to support non-profits of their choice and all 7,000 employees were given $25 to start their giving … [Read more...] about Around the State
(Las Vegas/Reno, NV) — WestCare Nevada announced that it has received certification to operate two Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinics (CCBHC) in Reno and Las Vegas. The clinics will provide a comprehensive range of person-centered and trauma-informed mental health and substance use disorder services for all ages regardless of their ability to pay. “To truly uplift … [Read more...] about WestCare Receives Certification by the State of Nevada to Operate Two Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinics