Heart Month Serves as Timely Reminder to be Heart Healthy Year-Round

Posted on January 28, 2016

In honor of Heart Month, Renown Health is hosting its annual Save Your Heart Luncheon to discuss the importance of living a heart healthy life for yourself and your entire family.

Renown Health Serves As Pilot Site For American Hospital Association

Posted on January 13, 2016

The Association for the Healthcare Environment of the American Hospital Association piloted a new patient safety certification program at Renown Health. As the first healthcare system in the United States to receive the Certified Healthcare Environmental Services Technician (CHEST) program, Renown continues to lead in the way in bringing innovative patient safety programs to the region. 

Everyone Invited to Start New Year Off Right and “Walk with a Doc”

Posted on January 11, 2016

The new year is here and for many that means kick starting a resolution to get fit and stay healthy all year round. Finding the motivation to get started with healthy eating and exercise can be a challenge.

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.