RENO, Nev. (April 5, 2021) - Renown Health now offering vaccinations for teens at no cost
RENO, Nev. (April 1, 2021) - Vaccine appointments for 16+ will begin on Tuesday, April 6 at Renown’s Drive-Thru Vaccine site
RENO, Nev. (March 31, 2021) - Renown is among the first in the country to start a new Post-COVID Care Program to help survivors heal, recover and overcome the long-lasting health effects of COVID-19
Improving the Health of Nevadans: Renown & Hometown Health Encourage Local Non-Profit Community Organizations to Apply for Event & Project Sponsorship
RENO, Nev. (March 29, 2021) - Renown Health seeks partnerships to help improve the health and well-being of all northern Nevadans. Application process for event funding open now through April 30.
RENO, Nev. (March 8, 2021) - After a year of possibly delayed colorectal cancer screenings due to the COVID-19 pandemic, it’s more important than ever to raise awareness for colorectal cancer
Renown Health and University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine Provide Update on Proposed Intent to Affiliate to Nevada System of Higher Education Board of Regents
RENO, Nev. (March 5, 2021) - Renown and UNR Med leadership provide an informational update to the Nevada System of Higher Education Board of Regents on the due diligence process undertaken by both organizations to explore an intent to affiliate that would lead to the first fully integrated health system in northern Nevada
RENO, Nev. (Feb. 26, 2021) - New technology helps patients determine the best level of care for their health needs
RENO, Nev. (Feb. 25, 2021) - A highlight of the hope and determination, including some of the most remarkable and meaningful milestones, that took place at Renown over the past year
Celebrate Lunar New Year and Take a Tour of the New Panda Cares® Center of Hope at Renown Children's Hospital with Local Child and Children's Miracle Network Ambassador, Emmalee Sutton
RENO, Nev. (Feb. 19, 2021) - Begin a new year on the traditional lunisolar Chinese calendar and help support Panda Express® locations- including the new Panda Cares® Center of Hope that has opened to serve pediatric patients and families throughout northern Nevada.
Renown Health's Chief Human Resource Officer Recognized by Ragan Communications Among Top Women in HR and Wellness
RENO, Nev. (Feb. 17, 2021) - Michelle Sanchez-Bickley was identified as the healthcare industry’s only HR leader to receive this prestigious honor
Renown Children's Hospital Announces 2021 Children's Miracle Network Hospitals Champion Child Ambassador
RENO, Nev. (Feb. 11, 2021) - Despite numerous medical challenges, Emmalee Sutton is a determined, bright and outgoing 14-year-old with a joy for life and passion for helping others
Voces de Cambio; Viuda en Reno Inspira una Nueva Política de Visitantes de Apoyo para Pacientes de Hospitales de Renown, Incluidos Los Que Tienen COVID-19
RENO, Nev. (2 de febrero de 2021) - Los hospitales de Renown se encuentran entre los primeros en el país en levantar las restricciones de visitantes para pacientes con COVID-19 y alentar a la familia a estar junto a la cama del paciente.
Voices of Change: Reno Widow Inspires New Patient Supporter Visitor Policy for Renown Hospital Patients - Including Those with COVID-19
RENO, Nev. (Feb. 2, 2021) - Renown hospitals are among the first in the country to lift visitor restrictions for patients with COVID-19 and encourage family to be at the patient's bedside
RENO, Nev. (Jan. 18, 2021) - Due to the unprecedented demand of local residents, Renown now has a full “waiting list” for those interested in the COVID-19 vaccine, and will be working through the list to offer appointments as they become available.
RENO, Nev. (Jan. 14, 2021) - Beginning today, Renown Health has partnered with the Washoe County Health District to help distribute the initially available, limited supplies of COVID-19 vaccines. Renown announced today that they are able to immediately vaccinate 2,900 of the oldest adults in our community this week.
RENO, Nev. (Jan. 12, 2021) - Beginning Thursday, Jan. 14, 2021, in order to quickly vaccinate additional residents of Washoe County age 75 and older, Renown Health is pleased to partner with the Washoe County Health District to help distribute the initially available, limited supplies of COVID-19 vaccines.
Second and Final Doses of COVID-19 Vaccines Administered to Physicians & Front-Line Healthcare Workers Today at Renown Health
RENO, Nev. (Jan. 8, 2021) - Today, the light at the end of the tunnel shined brighter than ever as many of Renown’s Tier 1A recipients received their second and final doses
RENO, Nev. (Jan. 1, 2021) - Renown Health is excited to announce a hopeful moment to start the new year with the first baby of 2021
RENO, Nev. (Dec. 17, 2020) - Today we saw a bright light at the end of this dark tunnel as Renown began vaccinating health care workers caring for patients with COVID-19
Renown Institute for Health Innovation Expands Partnership with Gilead Sciences and Siemens Healthineers to Offer ELF- Enhanced Liver Fibrosis Testing for Nevada Nash Study Participants
RENO, Nev. (Dec. 15, 2020) - Together, will test over 30,000 qualifying study participants by 2023 for risk of cirrhosis and liver-related illnesses
RENO, Nev. (Dec. 1, 2020) - The community is invited to virtual community gatherings from 'The Hello Project' to stay connected and engaged through the holidays
Stacie Mathewson Behavioral Health & Addiction Institute at Renown Now Offering rTMS Treatment for Major Depression
RENO, Nev. (Nov. 25, 2020) - Treatment offers patients safe, non-drug and non-invasive repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) therapy to treat symptoms of major depression
RENO, Nev. (Nov. 25, 2020) - 'Most Wired Hospitals' Use Technology for a Better Patient Experience
RENO, Nev. (Nov. 23, 2020) - Dawn D. Ahner, DSc, FACHE, selected to serve on The University of Alabama at Birmingham’s Women in Health Leadership Executive Council
RENO, Nev. (Nov. 21, 2020) - Hospital-at-home monitoring allows patients to receive hospital-level care in the comfort of their own homes
RENO, Nev. (Nov. 19, 2020) - Growing numbers of COVID-19 cases and deaths are troubling; facemasks can slow the trend
RENO, Nev. (Nov. 17, 2020) - Amy McCombs, MSN, RN, CCRN, CNML is promoted to serve future generations and improve the health and well-being of Nevadans
Surgery Center of Reno and Renown Partner to Offer Convenient, Affordable Option for Outpatient Surgery
RENO, Nev. (Nov. 16, 2020) - Brings a new level of convenience, access and affordability to surgical care in northern Nevada
RENO, Nev. (Nov. 12, 2020) - Alternate Care Site opens today in Renown Regional Mill St. Parking Structure to serve additional hospitalized patients diagnosed with COVID-19 who are clinically stable or improving
Renown Announces $469 Million in Planned Investments, Including Hospital Campus Improvements, New Facilities to Meet Community’s Growing Need
RENO, Nev. (Nov. 12, 2020) - A major community investment in health care facilities to transform care, improve economy and
enhance the quality of life for generations to come
As Community Covid-19 Cases Rise, Renown Re-Erects Deployable Medical Structure Outside Regional Medical Center Emergency Department
RENO, Nev. (Nov. 9, 2020) - Tent serves as respiratory illness evaluation and screening center
RENO, Nev. (Nov. 6, 2020) - As our nation experiences the impact of this international pandemic, the Renown Health team continues to make preparations for our community
RENO, Nev. (Oct. 29, 2020) - Dr. Max J. Coppes announced as Cancer Center Director, Larry Duncan as Cancer Center Administrator for Renown’s Institute for Cancer, with goal to improve the health and well-being of Nevadans
RENO, Nev. (Oct.29, 2020) - Debra Adornetto-Garcia, DNP, RN, NEA-BC, AOCN, joins as chief nursing officer, acute services to serve future generations and improve the health and well-being of Nevadans
RENO, Nev. (Oct. 27, 2020) – The region’s only trauma center receives top honors from Healthgrades
RENO, Nev. (Oct. 16, 2020) – Adam D. Porath, Pharm.D., BCACP, BCPS-AQ Cardiology is promoted to serve future generations and improve the health and well-being of Nevadans
RENO, Nev. (Oct. 14, 2020) – Eligible individuals can now enroll in northern Nevada’s 4-star Medicare Advantage Plan with premier access to the region’s most preferred healthcare network
LAS VEGAS (Oct. 13, 2020) – New collaboration in Clark County grants aging adults access to a premier health plan with a nationally-recognized care model
RENO, Nev. (Oct. 8, 2020) – Increasing access, affordability and convenience, Renown’s newest medical group location makes it easy for Spanish Springs/Sparks residents to tend to their healthcare needs at a single location
Renown's Neuro-Diagnostic Laboratory Nationally Recognized for Providing Quality Diagnostic Services
RENO, Nev. (Oct. 6, 2020) – Earning its third five-year accreditation, Renown’s neuro-diagnostic lab remains Nevada’s only accredited ABRET facility
RENO, Nev. (Oct. 1, 2020) – Community leaders come together to address health disparities and promote equality in healthcare access and delivery
RENO, Nev. (Sept. 17, 2020) – The program becomes first of its kind to be accredited in Nevada
Renown Cardiologist Shares Insights on Warfarin, the Life-Saving Blood Thinner That Started Out as Rat Roison
RENO, Nev. (Sept. 14, 2020) – Renown Health's Dr. Christopher Rowan recently joined a distinguished panel of experts on the "Game Changers in Medicine" podcast to discuss the science behind the discovery of warfarin
RENO, Nev. (Sept. 4, 2020) – The Healthy Nevada Project launches a new study to identify how private well water could impact the health of those living in the household
RENO, Nev. (Sept. 2, 2020) – Under Steve Shell's leadership, the institute will continue to expand community access to prevention and intervention services for mental health disorders and alcohol and drug addiction
RENO, Nev. (Sept. 2, 2020) – American Heart Association award recognizes commitment of Renown's skilled care team to provide quality stroke care
RENO, Nev. (Sept. 1, 2020) – Renown Health nurses are being celebrated for going above and beyond for their patients and care team colleagues
RENO, Nev. (Aug. 26, 2020) – Renown Health and the University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine (UNR Med) announce intent to develop plans for a proposed long-term partnership designed to enhance Nevada’s medical education system
RENO, Nev. (Aug. 13, 2020) – American Heart Association awards shine national spotlight on care offered in northern Nevada
Renown Children's Becomes One of Eight Nationwide to Provide Children and Parents with a Panda Cares Center of Hope
RENO, Nev. (Aug. 11, 2020) – The new, kid-friendly, interactive space in the Renown Children's Specialty Center will support the needs of children, bringing them courage and hope to health and thrive
RENO, Nev. (Aug. 6, 2020) – Panda Express locations support the healthcare needs of local pediatric patients throughout northern Nevada
RENO, Nev. (Aug. 4, 2020) – Senior Care Plus hosts a free webinar designed to help participants approaching the age of 65 make informed decisions about their health coverage
RENO, Nev. (Jul. 30, 2020) – U.S. News & World Report provides rankings
Renown Pharmacy Introduces New Program, Delivering Medications to Patients as They Leave the Hospital
RENO, Nev. (Jul. 29, 2020) – Renown's Medications to Go program offers time-savings and convenience to patients and their families
RENO, Nev. (Jul. 27, 2020) – Healthy Nevada Project's community-based approach reveals up to 90% of CDC Tier 1 genetic condition risks missed using clinical care guidelines
RENO, Nev. (Jul. 24, 2020) – Presented by the Desert Research Institute and Renown Health, DANA will help people learn more about the Healthy Nevada Project and their own unique, genetic health traits
RENO, Nev. (Jul. 22, 2020) – The sixth annual Miracles at Montreux is set to be a fun, safe and memorable golf tournament supporting the magic and miracles made possible at Renown Children's Hospital
RENO, Nev. (Jul. 15, 2020) – David Hansen, MBA, joins Hometown Health to continue to serve future generations and improve the health and well-being of Nevadans
Dreams Foundation Makes $10,500 Donation and Collects Hundreds of Onesies, Blankets and Other Essentials, Benefiting Renown's NICU Babies
RENO, Nev. (Jul. 14, 2020) – Sarah Carmona Zink and her Dreams Foundation worked with the community to bring comfort and relief to local families during unprecedented times
Love is Here to Stay: Iconic LOVE Sculpture to Make Permanent Home At Renown Thanks to Generous Donor
RENO, Nev. (Jul. 13, 2020) – Flatbed concert by powerhouse group Jelly Bread set to commemorate this monumental gift from the Robert and Dorothy Keyser Foundation
Rise & Shine! Renown's Sterling Silver Club Hosts Virtual Stretching Lecture for Community Members 55+
RENO, Nev. (Jul. 11, 2020) – Renown Health Physical Therapist Dr. Kelly Winkel leads virtual even to connect adults through basic stretching exercises and helpful movement strategies to aid in healthy aging.
RENO, Nev. (Jul. 8, 2020) – 22 residents transition from South Meadows Medical Center campus to more contemporary assisted-living communities in the area; 12 employees offered positions within Renown.
RENO, Nev. (Jul. 6, 2020) – Partnership for orthopedic health is a unique collaborative relationship between ROC and Renown to serve community
RENO, Nev. (Jul. 1, 2020) – Suzanne Hendry, MA, APR of Renown Health selected as 2020 Medigy HITMC Award Winner.
RENO, Nev. (Jul. 1, 2020) – Funds support grass-roots organizations addressing demographic diversity and social determinants of health to improve the health of our community
RENO, Nev. (Jun. 30, 2020) – Panda donates 26,000 masks, cash donation and Orange Chicken Love to local healthcare heroes
RENO, Nev. (Jun. 24, 2020) – Expanded test processing capabilities is resulting in faster test results, lessening the load on the state lab, and helping keep patients, care providers and the community safe
Fianna's Legacy Grows On: Healing Garden at Renown Expands Over 14,000 Square Feet, Doubling in Size and Beauty
RENO, Nev. (Jun. 18, 2020) – Expansion project celebrates the 10-year anniversary of Fianna's Healing Garden; led by daughter Rebecca Dickson and brother Harvey Fennell
RENO, Nev. (Jun. 17, 2020) – Funds used to support those addressing demographic diversity and Social Determinants of Health to improve the health of our community
RENO, Nev. (Jun. 16, 2020) – Rainbow lights illuminate Renown's iconic "LOVE" sculpture, and powerful employee stories shared during Pride Month
Renown Health Awarded Nearly $1 Million Grant From the FCC to Support TeleHealth Programs Amid COVID-19 Pandemic
RENO, Nev. (Jun. 15, 2020) – Funds used to stand up virtual screenings, purchase telehealth equipment, provide virtual care and enhance remote monitoring services to help keep the community safe
RENO, Nev. (Jun. 12, 2020) – Dr. Mediwala's leadership through challenging times helps Renown to thrive despite uncertainty of COVID-19 pandemic
RENO, Nev. (Jun. 11, 2020) – Three Los Angeles teens rallied their high school classmates to raise funds and donate more than 1,300 face masks for Renown Health employees
I can see clearly now! Elementary schoolers and their parents encouraged to take part in free virtual vision screening
RENO, Nev. (Jun. 10, 2020) – Renown Children's Hospital pediatric ophthalmologist Dr. Mitchell Strominger hosts state-wide virtual event to provide routine vision screenings for children and Walk with a Doc
RENO, Nev. (Jun. 1, 2020) – Embraces patient and family-centered care, enhanced safety measures and new visiting hours
RENO, Nev. (May. 19, 2020) – Through the COVID-19 pandemic, Renown providers remain committed to safely caring for community members, both in person and virtually
Renown Health's food pantry is nourishing patients in need with healthy food options available at no cost, adapting to pandemic to continue this important program
RENO, Nev. (May. 14, 2020) – Patients who qualify for a "Food is Medicine Prescription" can receive a bag of food for themselves and each member of their family every week through this free assistance program.
DispatchHealth partners with Renown Health to provide in-home medical care to community members in Reno
RENO, Nev. (May. 13, 2020) – Hospital network brings high-quality, affordable, on-demand acute care to local residents.
Seeking individuals who have recovered from COVID-19 to donate plasma to help patients fighting the infection
RENO, Nev. (May. 8, 2020) – New study, led by physician researchers from Renown Health and University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine seeks to understand how the immune system responds to COVID-19 with goal of developing a new treatment.
New automated robot system in Renown Health's pharmacy expands IV compounding capabilities and maximies accuracy and safety.
RENO, Nev. (May. 7, 2020) – The Robotic IV Automation (RIVA) system is helping Renown’s pharmacy prod.
Renown using electrostatic technology to help keep patients, employees & community safe from superbugs
RENO, Nev. (May. 5, 2020) – Renown Health adds an electrostatic cleaning system to its list of innovative technology used to sanitize hospital rooms and equipment.
RENO, Nev. (May. 4, 2020) – Renown’s general surgical unit debuts a set of angel wings crafted by staff and their families in commemoration of Nurses & Hospital Week, May 4–10.
RENO, Nev. (May. 4, 2020) – New, virtual community gatherings from ‘The Hello Project’ help older adults stay connected and informed during uncertain times.
RENO, Nev. (May. 1, 2020) – Health System Follows Governor’s Announcement to Resume Necessary Surgeries on May 11, Remains Ready for Possible COVID-19 Surge.
From distilled spirits and juice to hand sanitizer; Local businesses shift efforts to help Renown Fight the Good Fight against germs amid pandemic
RENO, Nev. (Apr. 30, 2020) – Seven Troughs Distilling Co., Damon Industries, The Depot and Forsaken River have worked together to supply Renown Health with 726 gallons of hand sanitizer to date.
Community members asked to join forces with local businesses to make isolation gowns for Renown Hospital care givers
RENO, Nev. (Apr. 29, 2020) – University of Nevada, Reno’s Department of Art Fabrication Lab, Miller’s Jackets and Printing Services of Nevada are working together to help meet Renown’s community-donated goal for isolation gowns.
RENO, Nev. (Apr. 22, 2020) – Renown employees volunteered to reach out to over 2,500 older adults participating in the non-profits’ free Sterling Silver Club.
RENO, Nev. (Apr. 17, 2020) – With the help of state-of-the-art, germ-removal technology, Renown Health touts another layer of protection to keep patients and staff safe.
Renown invites community to participate in a car parade at the hospital's regional campus to see the new "LOVE" sculpture
RENO, Nev. (Apr. 16, 2020) – Participants are invited to make noise and cheer as they drive by the sculpture in support of healthcare heroes.
RENO, Nev. (Apr. 15, 2020) – The “LOVE” sculpture, designed by visionary artist Laura Kimpton and built by artist Jeff Schomberg, brings a powerful message to healthcare workers, patients and the community.
RENO, Nev. (Apr. 13, 2020) – Dolan Auto Group donates a much-appreciated coffee break to thank healthcare heroes on the front lines.
RENO, Nev. (Apr. 10, 2020) – Renown caregivers are grateful for the community’s love and enthusiasm for sewing masks, gowns and surgical caps. We continue to need these items and appreciate your support.
Roundabout Catering and Renown Health Partner to Provide Nourishing Meals to Hospital Employees through COVID-19 Crisis
RENO, Nev. (Apr. 09, 2020) – Roundabout Catering, the area’s most comprehensive resource for special event catering and Renown Health, a locally governed, not-for-profit integrated healthcare network are partnering to provide meals for purchase in the Renown Regional Medical Center cafeteria through the COVID-19 crisis.
RENO, Nev. (Apr. 03, 2020) – As our nation experiences the impact of this international pandemic, we at Renown Health are focused on preparing for what could occur in our own community.
RENO, Nev. (Mar. 16, 2020) – Effective Tuesday, March 17, surgical cases scheduled at both Renown Regional Medical Center and Renown South Meadows Medical Center, considered to be ELECTIVE-OPTIONAL will be postponed to a later date.
RENO, Nev. (Mar. 12, 2020) – As we continue our planning and preparation for the impact of COVID-19, Renown Health now has an alternate care site – a deployable medical facility.
RENO, Nev. (Mar. 9, 2020) – Renown Health has implemented enhanced infection prevention strategies to ensure we are ready with the appropriate supplies and alternate plans should the need arise.
RENO, Nev. (Nov. 19, 2019) – Truckee Meadows Healthy Communities (TMHC), Renown Health and the Washoe County Health District received the BUILD Health Challenge® award, a $250,000 grant to support Caring For Reno’s Elders (C.A.R.E.) program. The award comes as a collaborative result of more than 30 local organizations submitting a proposal for the funding.
Renown Health Board of Directors Chair, Jim DeVolld, Receives Nevada Hospital Association's Commitment to Community Award for Trustee Excellence Award
RENO, Nev. (Sept. 18, 2019) – Renown Health Board of Directors Chair, Jim DeVolld has been awarded the prestigious 2019 Commitment to Community Award for Trustee Excellence from the Nevada Hospital Association (NHA).
RENO, Nev. (Sept. 10, 2019) – Renown Health partners with Hallmark Cards, Inc. to open a Hallmark Gold Crown store today inside Renown Regional Medical Center. Renown owns and operates the business in an effort to provide patients and visiting families with meaningful gifts, heartfelt tokens and comforts of home.
LAS VEGAS/RENO, Nev. — August 1, 2019 — Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield (Anthem) and Renown Health (Renown) today announced they have reached an agreement on a new contract. The agreement protects affordability and provides Anthem members with continued in-network access to all Renown hospitals and physicians. This agreement applies to Anthem consumers enrolled in employer based HMO and PPO plans and provides continued in-network access to Renown affiliated care providers and facilities.
Gilead Sciences and Renown Institute for Health Innovation Announce Strategic Collaboration to Advance Understanding of Nonalcoholic Steatohepatitis (NASH)
Foster City, Calif. & Reno, Nev. (July 11, 2019) – Gilead Sciences, Inc. (Nasdaq: GILD) and the Renown Institute for Health Innovation (IHI) today announced a strategic collaboration to collect and analyze genetic and electronic health data that can enhance the understanding of nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) and potentially inform development of treatment options for the disease.
RENO, Nev. (Feb. 1, 2019) – As part of a continuing focus on offering comprehensive care for patients experiencing cardiac and vascular disease across northern Nevada, Renown Health Department of Surgery and Renown Institute for Heart & Vascular Health have developed Renown’s first division of cardiothoracic surgery dedicated to heart surgery patients.
LAS VEGAS, Nev. (May 2, 2019) – The Healthy Nevada Project, a first-of-its-kind, community-based population health study combining genetic, clinical, environmental and social data, is expanding enrollment to Las Vegas. The Project aspires not only to offer genetic testing to every Nevadan interested in learning more about their health and genetic profile but ultimately, to develop and expand the Project for communities across the United States to drive positive health outcomes nationwide.