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CARSON CITY, NV – Governor Brian Sandoval today announced he had accepted the Graduate Medical Education (GME) Task Force...
Hepatitis is a leading cause of liver cancer and affects millions of people in the United States, many of whom are not aware they are infected. May is Hepatitis Awareness Month and a reminder and opportunity to discuss hepatitis risk factors. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC)... Read more
The Southern Nevada Health District is reporting its first human case of West Nile virus in Southern Nevada in 2017. The individual, a male over the age of 50, has the more serious neuroinvasive form of the illness. The Health District will not provide additional information regarding this individual.... Read more
Encouraging kids to eat more fruit and vegetables and to be physically active is the annual goal of the Coaches Health Challenge. This year, students from 210 Clark County School District elementary schools participated in the program and earned a record-breaking 460,378 points – each point equals a serving... Read more
“Respectful communication is the bedrock of medicine.” This simple, but powerful statement penned by Dr. Paul Kalanithi, a Stanford Medicine neurosurgeon who succumbed to cancer in 2015, serves as an inspiration for Oligens Sulo, RN, MSN, skills lab coordinator and assistant professor in the College of Nursing and Adjunct... Read more
A foundational element of Roseman University’s mission is to “impact the health, education, and wellness of the communities it serves,” and the University delivers on this promise in many ways. Awareness and education about diseases impacting the lives of those around us is–and has always been–a part of Roseman’s... Read more
Southern Hills Hospital announces that a new Family Medicine Residency Graduate Medical Education (GME) program received initial accreditation from the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME). ACGME is a private, non-profit organization that evaluates and accredits graduate medical education programs. “Southern Hills Hospital is proud to enhance medical... Read more
Cutting-edge medical training is alive and well in Las Vegas with a recent visit from a Stryker Mobile Operating Room Experience (M.O.R.E.)  cadaver training lab. On March 2-4, all Valley Hospital Medical Center orthopedic surgery residents participated in the training experience in conjunction with the UMC Orthopedic program. The... Read more
The Clark County Medical Society Alliance will kick-off its Opioid Misuse Prevention Health Initiative with a Community Town Hall on Thursday, May 4, 2017 from 6:00 p.m. to  7:30 p.m. at the West Charleston Library (6301 W. Charleston Boulevard). The opioid and heroin epidemic has gripped the U.S and... Read more
In an ongoing effort to reduce the transmission of bloodborne infections and their related health complications to people who share needles, the Southern Nevada Health District and Trac-B Exchange, in collaboration with the Nevada AIDS Research and Education Society (NARES), launched Southern Nevada’s first comprehensive needle exchange program, including... Read more
MountainView Hospital’s Graduate Medical Education program this month announced its 2017 class of Medical Residents, for Internal Medicine, Surgery and its first class of OB-GYN residents. The announcement was made during the annual event called Match Day – when graduating medical students learn where they will be spending the... Read more