Enjoy a Sweet Treat and Help Renown Children's Hospital

Posted on July 26, 2018

Dairy Queen restaurants throughout northern Nevada will take part in Miracle Treat Day Thursday, August 2. 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.

Dive In! Free Swimming for Kids at City Pools in Reno & Sparks

Posted on July 12, 2018

Focused on keeping local children active and healthy this summer, Renown Health is sponsoring free swimming for kids at City of Reno and City of Sparks pools. Thanks to this partnership, more than 2,500 children in the Truckee Meadows will have access to free swimming over the next few weeks.

University of Nevada, Reno announces new Physician Assistant Studies Program

Posted on June 15, 2018

The University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine (UNR Med), in partnership with Renown Health, today announced a new Physician Assistant (PA) Studies Program to meet the growing need for more healthcare professionals locally and statewide. The first class of 24 PA students begins instruction on July 2, 2018 at the University of Nevada, Reno Redfield Campus.

Renown Recognized for Commitment to Quality Stroke and Heart Failure Care

Posted on June 6, 2018

Renown Regional Medical Center has been honored once again by the American Heart Association for high quality heart and stroke care. Renown’s focus on quality and applying the most up-to-date, evidenced-based treatment guidelines improves patient outcomes, getting people home sooner and back to doing what they love. 

A Game Changer: Healthier Meals at Local Sporting Events

Posted on June 1, 2018

Whether you enjoy football, basketball, baseball or soccer – Renown Health has you covered with healthier game-time options. As the official insurance plan and healthcare partners of the Reno Aces, Reno 1868 FC and Nevada Wolf Pack, Hometown Health and Renown Health are proud to sponsor healthier meals at Greater Nevada Field, Mackay Stadium, Lawlor Events Center and Washoe Little League.

Healthy Nevada Project Genetic Testing at Reno City Hall

Posted on June 1, 2018

Now in phase two, the Healthy Nevada Project has expanded to an additional 40,000 northern Nevadans and will be coming to Reno City Hall on Tuesday, June 5, 2018 to provide genetic testing at no cost to study volunteers.

Establishing the Stacie Mathewson Behavioral Health & Addiction Institute at Renown

Posted on May 31, 2018

Mental health and addiction are two struggles well known in the Silver State. For the second straight year, Nevada ranked 51st in the nation according to Mental Health America’s 2018 State of Mental Health Report. Overall, Nevada has the highest prevalence of mental illness and substance use, combined with limited access to treatment and a shortage of care providers.

Fourth-year medical students present healing works of art at Artist in Residence Show & Reception, May 17

Posted on May 16, 2018

The University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine (UNR Med) in collaboration with the Renown Health Foundation, will host an Artist in Residence Show & Reception. Artist in Residence is an elective available to select fourth-year medical students who work in artistic disciplines including visual, literary, musical, performing and video. 

Physician Assistant Studies program awarded accreditation

Posted on April 26, 2018

A new program to increase healthcare professionals for northern Nevada and the state has received the green light to move forward. The University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine Physician Assistant (PA) Studies Program received Accreditation-Provisional by the Accreditation Review Commission on Education (ARC-PA). 

Medical Services Expand For Northern Nye County Residents

Posted on March 27, 2018

In a continued effort to provide access to critical health care services for Tonopah and the surrounding area, Northern Nye County Hospital District is excited to announce two collaborations that will expand services in the area.