Renown pioneers heart health care

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Renown Institute for Heart & Vascular Health was selected as one of only 35 hospitals nationwide to pioneer a team approach that will help keep patients healthy and at home following hospital admission for heart attack or heart failure. The selected hospitals from across the country are the first participants in the American College of […]

Renown provides 24/7 emergent care for heart attack patients

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RENOWN NEWS RELEASE The emergency room at Renown Regional Medical Center now has a cardiologist on-site 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. The 24/7 coverage will greatly reduce the time it takes from when a heart patient first arrives in the ER to when they receive life-saving care, usually a balloon angioplasty procedure […]

Renown receives re-accreditation for Neurodiagnostic Lab

SUBMITTED NEWS RELEASE RENO, Nev. — The neurodiagnostic laboratory at Renown Regional Medical Center has been re-accredited by ABRET (American Board of Registration of Electroencephalographic and Evoked Potential Technologists). This means the Electroencephalogram  (EEG) Laboratory met strict standards and is recognized as a place where patients and physicians can have confidence they are receiving quality diagnostics. […]

Renown Children’s Hospital displays horse sculptures as part of John & Sue Dermody Children’s Healing Garden

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SUBMITTED EVENT ALERT WHAT: Motorists driving down Mill Street are likely to notice three large colorful horse sculptures “grazing” outside Renown Regional Medical Center at the corner of Mill Street and Kirman Ave. While their appearance coincides with the start of the Reno Rodeo this week, the timing is a coincidence. The sculptures are waiting […]

Renown to host preventive health screening event during Stroke Month

SUBMITTED NEWS RELEASE RENO, Nev. – Four out of five people who have a stroke have no apparent warning signs prior to their attack. The good news is that 80 percent of strokes can be prevented. One way to prevent a stroke is by identifying the underlying causes of stroke before a stroke happens. To […]

IHOP butters up northern Nevada by serving free pancakes February 23

SUBMITTED NEWS RELEASE The International House of Pancakes (IHOP) of Reno, Sparks, Carson City and South Lake Tahoe are teaming up with Renown Children’s Hospital to raise money and awareness for theChildren’s Miracle Network (CMN), a non-profit organization dedicated to saving and improving the lives of children’s hospitals throughout the United States. From 7 a.m. to 10 […]

Renown health offers save your heart event

To celebrate American Heart Month, Renown Health invites individuals to hear local physicians and other healthcare professionals talk about heart attack symptoms, heart-healthy nutrition and reducing risk factors for heart disease at its Save Your Heart luncheon.

Renown Health hospitals now accepting Beech Street insurance

Renown Health is pleased to announce Renown Regional Medical Center, Renown South Meadows Medical Center, Renown Rehabilitation Hospital and Renown Skilled Nursing are now accepting Beech Street, A Viant Network, insurance.

Renown Regional Medical Center’s “Hospital Career Days” gives students a look into real-life medicine

Approximately 800 students from Washoe County School District high schools will participate in Renown Regional Medical Center’s Hospital Career Days spanning for three days – Feb. 17, 18 and 19.

Senior Care Plus earns top scores in national patient survey

Senior Care Plus, a Medicare Advantage Plan offered by Hometown Health, recently received top scores in an annual survey evaluating Nevada Medicare advantage plans. The Consumer Assessment of Health Plans Survey (CAHPS) survey, conducted by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), evaluated Medicare Advantage Plans in Nevada from Feb. through June 2009 by interviewing health plan members.

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