February 22, 2017

A New Model, a New Vision for Health Science

Six months after recruiting 10,000 residents to participate in a one-of-a-kind, community-based population health study, Nevada-based Renown Health, the Desert Research Institute, and the DRI Foundation have combined resources to realize a new model for health science.

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February 22, 2017

Money Raised Stays Local To Help Our Community’s Youngest Patients

Renown Children’s Hospital treats about 30,000 children each year and the support of the community is crucial. The fourth annual 36 Hours for Kids Radiothon, hosted by Alice 96.5 and Reno Media Group, is February 23-24. 

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February 17, 2017

Emmy-Nominated Performer Visits Children’s Hospital

Comedic magician Larry Wilson will visit the kids at Renown Children’s Hospital to bring some magic and cheer before performing at the Laugh Factory inside the Silver Legacy.



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February 9, 2017

First Nevada Hospital to Receive Specialized Heart Care Accreditation

Renown Regional Medical Center is in elite company as it receives accreditation by the Intersocietal Accreditation Commission (IAC) in cardiac electrophysiology. Renown Regional is just the fifth healthcare facility in the United States and the first and only hospital in the Silver State to receive this recognition.

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Preventing Serious Heart Events

Posted on February 22, 2017
February is American Heart Month and at Renown, we want to help you learn more about heart disease and prevention.

If you or a loved one have suffered a heart attack or other serious heart events, it's important to take steps toward prevention.

Improving Heart and Cancer Care

Posted on February 15, 2017
February is American Heart Month and at Renown, we want to help you learn more about heart disease and prevention.
 
Cancer and cancer treatment are both hard on the body. In fact, some cancer treatments have been associated with heart and vascular complications.

You’ve likely heard of open-heart surgery, but did you know there’s an alternative?

Posted on February 8, 2017
February is American Heart Month and at Renown, we want to help you learn more about heart disease and prevention.

There’s a less-invasive alternative to open-heart surgery — transcatheter aortic valve replacement, known as TAVR — offered at less than 10 percent of hospitals nationwide.

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