Truckee Meadows Welcomes 113 New Nurses from Across the Country

Posted on December 28, 2015

RENO, Nev. (Dec. 28, 2015) – As the region’s largest locally owned not-for-profit healthcare network, Renown Health’s priority is always both patients and employees. This is why Renown is happy to announce 113 new nurses joining its expert workforce.

New Unit Doubles Space for Extended ER Patient Observation

Posted on December 9, 2015

RENO, Nev. (Dec. 9, 2015) – Tuesday, December 8, Renown Health opened a new Clinical Decision Unit (CDU) to help reduce emergency room wait times while improving patient safety, care and comfort.

Costco Wholesale Funds New Family Waiting Room

Posted on December 1, 2015

RENO, Nev. (Dec. 1, 2015) – Thanks to the generosity of Costco Wholesale, the Renown Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) now has an expanded family room for visitors.

Hospital First In Region To Earn National Accreditation

Posted on November 18, 2015

RENO, Nev. (November 18, 2015) – November is lung cancer awareness month and with 1,770 expected new cases of lung cancer in Nevada in 2015, safe and efficient lung cancer screening is needed to save thousands of lives a year.

Expanding University Partnerships Beyond Nevada’s Borders

Posted on November 9, 2015

In addition to Renown Health’s focus on building a strong relationship with the University of Nevada School of Medicine, the organization is also reaching beyond its borders to partner with St. George’s University (SGU) – an independent, international school of medicine in Grenada.

First in Region to Offer Surgery-Free Heart Valve Procedure

Posted on October 19, 2015

A lifesaving heart procedure that provides new hope for patients with no other treatment options is now being offered by the Renown Institute for Heart & Vascular Health. Transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) is a leading-edge technology available at less than 10 percent of hospitals across the country.

Urban Roots and Renown Health Announce Partnership

Posted on October 14, 2015

Renown Health and Urban Roots are announcing a new partnership to grow food on a vacant lot while raising community awareness about gardening and healthy eating.

Renown Announces $5 Million Commitment to Improve Child Health

Posted on October 5, 2015

Renown Health announced today a new and expansive vision for improving the health of children in Washoe County. Through the Child Health Institute, Renown is hoping to advance a revolutionary new way of thinking about children’s health. The Institute will be established over the next year thanks to $5 million in seed funding committed by […]

Renown Announces $63.7 Million Committed to Capital Improvements

Posted on September 29, 2015

Today, Renown Health announced $63.7 million has been committed to capital projects in the year ahead. This marks the largest single-year investment by the organization since completing the 10-story Tahoe Tower in 2008.

$225,000 Committed to Local “Girls on the Run” Program

Posted on September 24, 2015

Renown Health is happy to announce a $225,000 grant for the nonprofit Girls on the Run – Sierras.