Based in Reno, Nevada, Renown Health continues to be the regional healthcare leader, serving a 17-county region comprised of northern Nevada, Lake Tahoe and northeast California. Renown is Reno’s only locally owned, not-for-profit health network offering more services than all other local healthcare networks combined.
Regional Medical Center
1155 Mill St

Children's Hospital
1155 Mill St

Rehabilitation Hospital
1495 Mill St

South Meadows Medical Center
10101 Double R Blvd

Skilled Nursing
1835 Oddie Blvd

Carson Valley Medical Center
1107 HWY 395
Center for Advanced Medicine B
1500 E 2nd St

Center for Advanced Medicine C
75 Pringle Way

Institute for Heart & Vascular Health
1155 Mill St

Institute for Cancer
1155 Mill St
Based in Reno, Nevada, Renown Health continues to be the regional healthcare leader, serving a 17-county region comprised of northern Nevada, Lake Tahoe and northeast California. Renown is Reno’s only locally owned, not-for-profit health network offering more services than all other local healthcare networks combined.
Regional Medical Center
1155 Mill St

Children's Hospital
1155 Mill St

Rehabilitation Hospital
1495 Mill St

South Meadows Medical Center
10101 Double R Blvd

Skilled Nursing
1835 Oddie Blvd

Carson Valley Medical Center
1107 HWY 395
Center for Advanced Medicine B
1500 E 2nd St

Center for Advanced Medicine C
75 Pringle Way

Institute for Heart & Vascular Health
1155 Mill St

Institute for Cancer
1155 Mill St
Based in Reno, Nevada, Renown Health continues to be the regional healthcare leader, serving a 17-county region comprised of northern Nevada, Lake Tahoe and northeast California. Renown is Reno’s only locally owned, not-for-profit health network offering more services than all other local healthcare networks combined.

Renown Regional Medical Center

1155 Mill St Reno, NV 89502
775-982-4100


Renown Regional Medical Center
1155 Mill St, Reno, NV 89502
Renown Health serves a 17-county region with a total population in excess of 750,000. Our facilities include two medical centers, a rehabilitation hospital, a skilled nursing facility, numerous medical group and urgent care facilities, and the region's most trusted health insurance provider, Hometown Health. 775-982-5000

Renown Children's Hospital

1155 Mill St Reno, NV 89502
775-982-KIDS (5437)

Renown Children's Hospital
1155 Mill St, Reno, NV 89502
Based in Reno, Nevada, Renown Health continues to be the regional healthcare leader, serving a 17-county region comprised of northern Nevada, Lake Tahoe and northeast California. Renown is Reno’s only locally owned, not-for-profit health network offering more services than all other local healthcare networks combined.

Renown Rehabilitation Hospital

1495 Mill St Reno, NV 89502
775-982-3500


Renown Rebabilitation Hospital - 1495 Mill St
1495 Mill St, Reno, NV 89502
Based in Reno, Nevada, Renown Health continues to be the regional healthcare leader, serving a 17-county region comprised of northern Nevada, Lake Tahoe and northeast California. Renown is Reno’s only locally owned, not-for-profit health network offering more services than all other local healthcare networks combined.

Renown South Meadows
Medical Center

10101 Double R Blvd Reno, NV 89521
775-982-7000


Renown South Meadows - 10101 Double R Blvd
10101 Double R Blvd, Reno, NV 89521
Based in Reno, Nevada, Renown Health continues to be the regional healthcare leader, serving a 17-county region comprised of northern Nevada, Lake Tahoe and northeast California. Renown is Reno’s only locally owned, not-for-profit health network offering more services than all other local healthcare networks combined.

Carson Valley Medical Center

1107 Hwy 395 Gardnerville, NV 89410
775-782-1550


Carson Valley Medical Center - 1107 Highway 395
1107 Highway 395, Gardnerville, NV 89410
Based in Reno, Nevada, Renown Health continues to be the regional healthcare leader, serving a 17-county region comprised of northern Nevada, Lake Tahoe and northeast California. Renown is Reno’s only locally owned, not-for-profit health network offering more services than all other local healthcare networks combined.

Renown Skilled Nursing

1835 Oddie Blvd Sparks, NV 89431
775-982-3232


Renown Skilled Nursing - 1835 Oddie Blvd
1835 Oddie Boulevard, Sparks, NV 89431
Based in Reno, Nevada, Renown Health continues to be the regional healthcare leader, serving a 17-county region comprised of northern Nevada, Lake Tahoe and northeast California. Renown is Reno’s only locally owned, not-for-profit health network offering more services than all other local healthcare networks combined.
Based in Reno, Nevada, Renown Health continues to be the regional healthcare leader, serving a 17-county region comprised of northern Nevada, Lake Tahoe and northeast California. Renown is Reno’s only locally owned, not-for-profit health network offering more services than all other local healthcare networks combined.

Renown Health Urgent Care

775-982-5000

Renown Health Urgent Care
9 convenient locations
Based in Reno, Nevada, Renown Health continues to be the regional healthcare leader, serving a 17-county region comprised of northern Nevada, Lake Tahoe and northeast California. Renown is Reno’s only locally owned, not-for-profit health network offering more services than all other local healthcare networks combined.
Based in Reno, Nevada, Renown Health continues to be the regional healthcare leader, serving a 17-county region comprised of northern Nevada, Lake Tahoe and northeast California. Renown is Reno’s only locally owned, not-for-profit health network offering more services than all other local healthcare networks combined.
Renown Lab Services offers convenient access to complete your lab work with 10 locations close to your home or work. For your convenience, many of the locations are located inside or next to Renown hospitals and medical groups. Extended and Saturday hours are available at some locations.
Based in Reno, Nevada, Renown Health continues to be the regional healthcare leader, serving a 17-county region comprised of northern Nevada, Lake Tahoe and northeast California. Renown is Reno’s only locally owned, not-for-profit health network offering more services than all other local healthcare networks combined.

Center for Advanced Medicine B at Renown Regional

1500 E 2nd St Reno, NV 89502
775-982-4100


Center for Advanced Medicine B - 1500 E. 2nd St
1500 E. 2nd St., Reno, NV 89502
Based in Reno, Nevada, Renown Health continues to be the regional healthcare leader, serving a 17-county region comprised of northern Nevada, Lake Tahoe and northeast California. Renown is Reno’s only locally owned, not-for-profit health network offering more services than all other local healthcare networks combined.

Center for Advanced Medicine C at Renown Regional

75 Pringle Way Reno, NV 89502
775-982-4100


Center for Advanced Medicine C - 75 Pringle Way
75 Pringle Way, Reno, NV 89502
Based in Reno, Nevada, Renown Health continues to be the regional healthcare leader, serving a 17-county region comprised of northern Nevada, Lake Tahoe and northeast California. Renown is Reno’s only locally owned, not-for-profit health network offering more services than all other local healthcare networks combined.

Renown Institute Heart & Vascular Health

1155 Mill St Reno, NV 89502
775-982-7888


Institute for Heart & Vascular Health - 1155 Mill St
1155 Mill St, Reno, NV 89502
Based in Reno, Nevada, Renown Health continues to be the regional healthcare leader, serving a 17-county region comprised of northern Nevada, Lake Tahoe and northeast California. Renown is Reno’s only locally owned, not-for-profit health network offering more services than all other local healthcare networks combined.

Renown Institute for Cancer

1155 Mill St Reno, NV 89502
775-982-5638


Renown Institute for Cancer - 1155 Mill St
1155 Mill St, Reno, NV 89502
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Virtual Colonscopy Prep

Preparation Instructions for a CT Virtual Colonoscopy

In preparation for your CT Colonoscopy procedure you need follow instructions plus the instructions listed in more detail on the packet.

Preparation Supplies
You will need to pick up the following supplies at Renown X-Ray & Imaging located at 6630 So. McCarran Blvd.

  • LoSo Prep -1
  • Laxative to cleanse your digestive tract
  • Tagitol - 1
  • To mark any remaining stool

It is important that you follow all the instructions in the kit.  If the bowel is not sufficiently clean your exam will need to be rescheduled.

Two days prior to your test:
Start a low-residue diet.  Start with breakfast 48 hours prior to your exam.

The low-residue diet consists of the following:

  • Beverages - clear liquids (water, coffee, tea, broth, orange or grape punch (not juice) clear JELL-O, 7-UP.
  • Strained fruit juices -  orange, apple, grape
  • Cereal - Rice Krispies, Farina, Cream of Wheat.
  • Eggs - Any style
  • Cottage Cheese - dry, not creamed
  • Meat - Canned baby meats, baked skinless fish, finely chopped canned tuna
  • Macaroni - Spaghetti, noodles, rice.
  • Oil, butter or margarine
  • Sweets & Sugars - plain gelatin desserts without added ingredients, moderate amounts of sugar or strained honey.
  • Seasonings - moderate amounts

Do not eat or drink any of the following items:

  • Breads
  • Fruits and vegetables
  • Milk or milk products or artificial milk products
  • Alcoholic beverages

One Day Prior to your test:
Start a clear liquid diet. Be sure to drink all water/fluids as instructed.  Do not use milk, cream or non-dairy creamer.

Breakfast:  Clear soup (any broth) strained fruit without pulp, flavored gelatin that is not red (do not add extra ingredients), soft drinks, black coffee and plain tea.
1 bottle of Tagitol

Lunch (Noon): Clear soup (any broth) strained fruit without pulp, flavored gelatin that is not red (do not add extra ingredients) soft drinks, black coffee and plain tea.
1 bottle of Tagitol

1:00 pm:  8 oz. glass of water
2:00 pm:  8 oz glass of water
3:00 pm:  8 oz glass of water
4:00 pm:  8 oz glass of water

Dinner (5:00 pm):  Clear soup (any broth) strained fruit without pulp, flavored gelatin that is not red (do not add extra ingredients), soft drinks, black coffee and plain tea.
1 bottle of Tagitol

5:30 pm:  Mix Lo-So prep magnesium citrate according to the package instructions.  Only mix ½ the powder in 8oz of water (use a 16 oz or larger cup) at a time.  Mix slowly and wait for fizzing to stop before adding remaining amount of powder.
6:00 pm:  8 oz. glass of water
7:00 pm:  8 oz. glass of water
7:30 pm:  Take Lo-So Bisacodyl tablets according to the package instructions.
8:00 pm:  8 oz. glass of water
9:00 pm:  8 oz. glass of water
After 9:00 pm:  Do not eat or drink anything.

The day of your test:  Do not eat or drink anything.

At least two hours before your examination, unwrap the foil from the Bisacodyl suppository and discard foil.  Insert the suppository and follow the package instructions.  Retain the suppository at least 15 minutes before evacuating.