February 1, 2018

International Speaker Discusses Suicide Prevention and Mental Health Stigma

Nevada had the fifth highest suicide rate in the nation in 2016, with suicide claiming more than 600 lives in the Silver State. This heartbreaking statistic is one of many that shows behavioral health is critical to improving overall health in the Truckee Meadows.

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January 9, 2018

Groundbreaking Population Health Study Will Open to 40,000 More Volunteers

Fifteen months after launching the state’s landmark Healthy Nevada Project, Renown Institute for Health Innovation (Renown IHI) is taking steps toward significantly expanding public enrollment in its community-based population health study. Today, executives and research team members announce they have partnered with personal genomics company, Helix for the next phase of the study expected to open enrollment this spring.

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October 12, 2017

Senior Care Plus Highest-Rated Medicare Advantage Plan in Nevada

Senior Care Plus, a Medicare Advantage Plan from Hometown Health, received a 4.5 Star Rating from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) making it the highest-rated Medicare Advantage Plan in the state of Nevada for 2018.

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August 15, 2017

Centene Corporation Offers On-Exchange Plans for 14 Bare Counties in Nevada

Governor Brian Sandoval today announced that the Missouri-based Centene Corporation, also known as SilverSummit in Nevada, will be offering health insurance coverage to all Nevada residents including those in 14 bare counties on the Silver State Health Insurance Exchange. This is a fantastic time to welcome SilverSummit to our healthcare market and express the state’s sincere gratitude for stepping up, partnering with Nevada’s own Hometown Health, and providing an insurance option for thousands of Nevadans.

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Lung Cancer Awareness

Posted on April 24, 2017
What are the signs and symptoms of lung cancer and what may be putting you at greater risk? Renown Institute for Cancer can help answer these questions.

Exercising After a Heart Event

Posted on April 24, 2017
Is it safe to exercise after a heart attack or other heart event? What exercises are encouraged and what should be avoided? Everything your viewers need to know.

What You Need to Know About Safe Sleep for Babies

Posted on April 24, 2017
Ninety percent of parents don’t follow safe sleep guidelines with their little ones. Our experts can walk you through the dos and don’ts when it comes to safe sleep for infants.

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