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Northern Nevada Medical Center Calendar of Events

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$155 Mammogram Special

Discounted Digital Mammograms April and May

Offer Valid through May 31, 2011

Special rate of $155 (nearly half price of the standard rate). Our experienced team makes breast screening easy, featuring the latest digital mammography equipment in a comfortable, private setting.

Call 356-5800 to schedule an appointment today.

Diagnostic Breast Care and Imaging Center – Northern Nevada Medical Center, Vista Medical Terrace, 2345 E. Prater Way, Suite 115, Sparks, NV   Please call 356-5800 to schedule your appointment.

2345 E. Prater Way, Sparks, NV.

Special rate includes all mammography and reading fees and is for procedures self-paid at the time of service. We do not bill insurance. The special excludes patients that are symptomatic, patients with implants and/or a history of breast disease.

Thursday, 6/2 – Affordable Health Fair

Thursday, June2, 7:30-11 a.m.

Northern Nevada Medical Center, 7th Floor

Low cost testing and services for those without insurance or with high deductibles.  Services include:

  • Stroke risk – $40; heart function – $35
  • (ABI) for circulation – $25
  • Hemoglobin A1C for diabetics – $30
  • Cholesterol/lipid profile – $20 /with blood chemistry – $20
  • Prostate cancer testing – $35
  • Thyroid function – $35
  • NEW tests for 2011 Health Fairs:
  • Vitamin D deficiency – $45
  • Heart and vascular disease – $25

Fasting required for best results in blood screenings.

Complimentary blood pressure & body fat testing; and “Ask the Nurse”.

For details: 356-NNMC (6662)

NNMC Senior Advantage Program

Join NNMC Senior Advantage for health benefits, convenience and savings!  Health Fair discounts, discounts at local businesses, free health lectures, and up to 50% discounts on prescriptions at participating pharmacies.  For a one-time $10 enrollment fee, Senior Advantage members (age 62 and older) can have their Medicare Insurance Part A deductible waived for inpatient hospitalization at NNMC**

**For every qualified member who is covered by Medicare insurance Part A and is a member of Senior Advantage, Northern Nevada Medical Center may waive your deductible for inpatient hospitalization.  Waiver does not include physician charges, outpatient services or doctor visits.  Waiver may not apply if you have supplemental insurance.

Senior Bridges Inpatient & Intensive Outpatient Programs – Behavioral Health Programs for Adults ages 50+. Immediate openings.  Free Confidential Assessments.  Please call our intake departments so a staff member can assist you.  Inpatient: 356-4071Treating both the mental and physical health of older adults. Outpatient: 356-1279-Designed for short-term stabilization and resolution of immediate psychological problems.

6/16 – The Heart of the Matter:  Peripheral Vascular Disease – Risk Factors and Warning Signs

Thursday, June 16, 6 to 7 p.m.  Presenter: Todd Inman, MD, Director – Wound Care Center – Northern Nevada Medical Center.  The seminar is free for NNMC Advantage members, $5 for others. Advantage Program registration available at the event.

6/22 – Nonsurgical Approaches to Elbow Pain

Wednesday, June 22, 6 to 7 p.m.  Presenter: Luis Palacio, MD, Director – Sports Medicine – Northern Nevada Medical Group.  The seminar is free for NNMC Advantage members, $5 for others. Advantage Program registration available at the event.

All seminars are held at Sparks Medical Building, 2385 E. Prater Way, Sparks, Suite 203.  Dinner/Lunch is included. Registration required.  Registration: 356-NNMC (6662).