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Steinberg Diagnostic Medical Imaging Center first install MRI tech
Online Medical Marketing Strategies for Any Practice
According to a 2013 survey by the Pew Research Center, 72% of internet users have looked online for health...
CARSON CITY, NV – Governor Brian Sandoval today announced he had accepted the Graduate Medical Education (GME) Task Force...
Matthew F. Cova has been named the new Chief Financial Officer (CFO) at MountainView Hospital. Cova has an accomplished career and progressive experience in financial, strategic and operational leadership. He is experienced in developing service line growth and physician alignment strategies that have consistently generated increased market share for... 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
Health officials are reporting a surge in Southern Nevada flu cases this season, with double the number of hospitalizations and a 90 percent increase in reported cases compared with the same period last year. Flu deaths are down, from 11 in the 2015-16 flu season to just one in... Read more
UMC’s First in Nevada SPOTS Program Shortens Lung Cancer Patients’ Wait Time for Results Utilizing an advanced electromagnetic navigation system, known as the SuperDimension, to accurately and safely reach virtually any area of the lungs to collect tissue samples, Dr. Arthur Oliver Romero and his colleagues at UMC take pride in... Read more
Park Place Infiniti this month was a platinum-level sponsor of the University Medical Center (UMC) annual “You Drink, You Drive, You Lose” event, where students from Legacy, West Career and Technical Academy and Boulder City high schools, experienced up close the dangers of drinking and driving. “At Park Place... Read more
Dale Carrison, DO, FACEP, FACOEP
CEO Of University Medical Center (UMC) Brings Public Hospital To Profitability
 University Medical Center At the end of the fiscal year on June 30, UMC CEO Mason VanHouweling — who took over the top leadership spot at the end of 2014 — projects the hospital will be $35 million in the black. While VanHouweling has led the turnaround — Sisolak... Read more
Dr. Douglas Fraser Wants To Help People When They Need It Most
Ask Roy and Diane Fraser if they expected that their son Douglas — now a UMC trauma surgeon and police SWAT team doctor — would end up regularly saving lives and they’ll tell you through a story they relish sharing that he started practicing saving the lives of bears... Read more
Understanding Some Of The Essential Levels Of Care
With a wide variety of health care options available in Southern Nevada, it’s important to understand the roles of primary care providers, urgent care facilities and hospital emergency departments. When used appropriately, these levels of care can serve an incredibly valuable resources for patients, offering a broad range of... Read more
Historic Partnership Between UMC, Clark County And The UNLV School Of Medicine
Historic Partnership between UMC, Clark County and the UNLV School of Medicine Creates World Class Center for Medical Education Nevada’s newest physicians will receive the most innovative and technologically advanced medical education under an historic partnership between UMC, Clark County and the UNLV School of Medicine. On Tuesday, May... Read more