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

Posted on August 15, 2017

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.

Renown And Urban Roots Launch Urban Teaching Farm To Educate And Nourish Community

Posted on August 1, 2017

Media is invited to an event to celebrate the opening of the Renown Health and Urban Roots Urban Teaching Farm built by AmeriCorps members. Other partners include: Lowe’s, NV Energy, Reno Lumber and Full Circle Soils and Compost.

Blizzards Coming To Help Local Children’s Hospital

Posted on July 26, 2017

Dairy Queen restaurants in northern Nevada will participate in Miracle Treat Day Thursday, July 27. Throughout the day, $1 or more from every Blizzard treat sold at participating DQ stores will be donated to support northern Nevada’s Children's Miracle Network Hospital (CMNH), Renown Children’s Hospital.

Mountain Action Sports Athletes Spit For Science

Posted on July 20, 2017

Renown Health is proud to announce that we will support, for free, the genetic testing of 250 High Fives athletes around the country to improve the emergent, acute, rehabilitative and survivorship of people with spinal cord and head injuries. 

Christmas Comes Early At Children’s Hospital

Posted on July 8, 2017

The Ole Tyme Saloon is hosting its fifth annual Christmas in July Toy Run benefiting kids at Renown Children’s Hospital.

Renown Honored With U.S. Department Of Defense 2017 Freedom Award

Posted on June 27, 2017

Renown Health was named as one of 15 recipients across the nation, and the only health system in the U.S., for the Department of Defense’s highest employer award — the Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award — for exceptional support of its military employees.

Safe Kids Washoe County Hosts Safety Demonstration, Previews Safe Kids Day

Posted on May 31, 2017

This year, Safe Kids Washoe County is partnering with The Summit for Safe Kids Day on Saturday, June 3 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The family fun safety event will have safety education on everything from safe sleep and road safety to bike and home safety, plus a car seat installation check, bike helmet fittings and CPR training.

New Technology Helps Parents Stay Connected to Babies in the NICU

Posted on May 11, 2017

Renown Children’s Hospital now offers technology that can make a huge difference for families with newborns that need to spend time in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU), a place specifically for newborns that need specialized treatment. 

Healthcare Leader Named Acute Services’ Chief Medical Officer

Posted on May 9, 2017

Paul R. Sierzenski, MD, MSHQS, RDMS, FACEP, FAAEM, joined Renown Health as Vice President and Chief Medical Officer Acute Services, reporting to Douglas G. Merrill, MD, MBA, Renown Chief Medical and Academic Officer.

Renown Becomes Nevada’s First National Safe Sleep Certified Hospital

Posted on April 18, 2017

Renown Children’s Hospital recently became the first hospital in Nevada to be recognized by the National Safe Sleep Hospital Certification Program, demonstrating its commitment to best practices and education on infant safe sleep.