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? Some people have a higher risk of developing breast cancer because their family members have had it. October is – a great time to talk to your loved ones about family history and getting screened. Learn more here: bit.ly/3PesKDU
During Imaging Technologies Week, we are proud to recognize the vital work of our radiologic and imaging professionals at our hospitals and outpatient centers. The weeklong celebration commemorates the discovery of the X-ray by Wilhelm Conrad Roentgen in November of 1895. Today, the work of radiologic and other imaging technologists across our larger HCA Healthcare network helps to give clinicians a clear picture of what’s going on inside a patient’s body.
We’re grateful for the imaging colleagues and professionals not only within our organization but also in the communities we serve. They provide compassion, dedication and are a vital role in delivering safe, accurate care to our patients. Thank you for showing us the way!
Do you need urgent care services for your or your family? Use Web Check-In® to secure your spot in line, and you’ll receive a link to your Virtual Care* telehealth visit! CareNow is devoted to providing quality, convenient care to you and your family. You can now be seen by a provider virtually. Visit https://bit.ly/46DYKIN
CareNow Urgent Care is part of our HCA Healthcare Family, with 18 locations in Southern Nevada and a convenient virtual care visit, one of our providers can "meet" you where you are to take care of your needs.
If you are experiencing a medical emergency, call 911 immediately.
Reaching out during a mental health crisis takes guts. Some of the most-Googled questions about calling a su***de hotline are whether the caller will be tracked or if law enforcement will be dispatched. The answer to both is no.
September is Su***de Prevention Month. Did you know the Su***de & Crisis Lifeline offers free, confidential su***de and crisis counseling? Connect with their trained counselors 24/7 by calling or texting 988 or live chatting at https://bit.ly/48BcxkT
Today marks the beginning of , a month long celebration from Sept. 15 – Oct. 15 honoring the historical legacy of the Hispanic/Latinx community.
Our practice strives to foster an engaged and inclusive culture for our patients, colleagues and the communities we serve. Today and every day, we honor the vast diversity that exists within the Hispanic/Latinx experience and recognize the accomplishments that have shaped our nation and continue to move us forward.
Feeling unwell is never fun! But there are simple steps you can take to lower your chances of getting sick this season. Watch our video to learn strategies for staying well.
For more info, visit https://bit.ly/3ZhQFa7
Today, and every day, we remember the lives we lost on September 11, 2001, their families and the survivors who witnessed it all. Alongside our HCA Healthcare family, we pause to remember the brave response of our first responders and everyday citizens who selflessly and courageously fought back. We will never forget.
, CareNow Urgent Care is part of our HCA Healthcare family?
With 18 locations in Southern Nevada and an option for , it's easier than ever to make your wellbeing a priority. Committed to providing the care you need, when you need it, visit with a provider today from the comfort of home!
Visit https://bit.ly/3L94X79 for your virtual visit today.
If you're experiencing a medical emergency, call 911 immediately.
August is National Immunization Awareness Month. Staying up to date on your vaccines can help protect you and those around you. Vaccines are recommended for adults based on their age, job, health conditions and other factors.
For more information on which vaccines you may need, visit bit.ly/462vnA7
Summer break is winding down and new academic adventures are starting! As kids head this fall, here are six healthy habits to help them rock the school year.
Today is National Disability Independence Day, which commemorates the 33rd anniversary of the signing of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).
Our practice remains committed to ensuring people with disabilities are treated with dignity and respect, are provided opportunities to participate in the workplace fully and are able to access quality healthcare services equitably.
Extreme temperatures have spread across the Soutwest U.S. to California this weekend. Be prepared and take care of yourself and others with a few helpful tips. Taking extra precautions to from staying hydrated to limiting time outside, here are a few tips for staying safe during this heat wave.
For more information, visit: https://bit.ly/43q2JGz
One of our physicians recently made another notable list as one of the 2023 "Greatest Medical Minds of Las Vegas" with Real Vegas Magazine. The list honors and recognizes physicians and other medical professionals throughout our community who provide great care and are leaders in their field. The summer issue is out on newsstands now. The full list and digital issue can be found at https://bit.ly/46Gc3Jc.
Congratulations to Dr. Garrett Friedman, board-certified in Colon and Re**al Surgery on this great honor!
Happy ! No matter how you plan to celebrate, please stay safe and celebrate responsibly.
The is only a few days away! Before you light up the night sky, be sure to watch our video for safety tips. Fireworks can be dangerous if they're not handled properly. Don't let an injury spoil your fun!
Today is , also known as National Freedom Day. A combination of the words “June” and “nineteenth,” Juneteenth is a celebration and reminder of the official end of slavery in the United States. It was on June 19, 1865, when Union soldiers arrived in Galveston, Texas, to announce the end of the Civil War and that those enslaved now had their freedom with the Emancipation Proclamation. Juneteenth is observed in communities throughout the country as a day to reflect, rejoice and educate.
As we continue to drive meaningful change, we remain committed alongside our larger HCA Healthcare network to create healthier, more equitable tomorrows for our patients, colleagues and communities.
Happy to all the dads out there!
Whether or not you have children, it's important to prioritize your health so you can be your best, and be there for those you love. Seeing a doctor regularly is one of the most important things you can do to stay on top of your health. Your doctor can help identify risk factors and develop an personalized wellness plan so that you can take control of your health, at any age. Watch our video to learn more.
Happy Nursing Assistants Week to all of the nursing assistants at HCA Healthcare and across our community!
These caregivers work alongside our nurses to help take care of our patients and their basic needs each and every day. Thank you for your hard work and commitment to exemplary care.
What a KNIGHT, what a GAME at T-Mobile! Congratulations to the Vegas Golden Knights on winning the Stanley Cup last night!
Dr. Matthew Selleck was recently featured in the May, "Top Doctors" Health Care Quarterly Magazine that is out on newsstands. He was featured as a "Top Doctor" in the field of Complex Surgical Oncology and voted on by his peers. 🎉
Congratulations, Dr. Selleck on a well deserved award!🎖
Checkout the e-magazine here: https://bit.ly/3NkdHZy?
Go Knights Go! We've got 30 minutes until puck drop!
We wish you the best of luck in Game 1 of the 2023 Stanley Cup Finals!
Happy Pride Month to our LGBTQ+ colleagues, patients and neighbors!
As a part of HCA Healthcare, we believe inclusion, compassion and equity play a critical role in our mission to care for and improve human life. We celebrate alongside our LGBTQ+ colleagues and patients this month and will continue to drive meaningful change for LGBTQ+ inclusion.
Join us this Memorial Day as we pause to remember and honor the heroes who gave it all for our nation and our freedom. Let us never forget their bravery and sacrifice.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, strokes are the fifth-leading cause of death in the U.S.
Here’s a quick overview of the three types of strokes.
If you or someone you know is experiencing symptoms of a stroke, call 911 or go to an emergency room immediately.
This National EMS Week, our entire HCA Healthcare family is proud to celebrate and recognize the round-the-clock care and bravery of first responders who show up when our patients need it most.
Thank you, first responders, emergency medical technicians, paramedics, emergency medical dispatchers, firefighters, police officers, emergency nurses, emergency physicians and other trained emergency professionals for answering the call call 24 hours a day, seven days a week. You’re the first to arrive and provide our patients a safe and secure journey toward healing and better health.
For your bravery, your dedication, your life saving care… we salute you.
Do you know how often to screen for skin cancer? About 4.3 million adults are treated for skin cancer in the U.S. every year, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Screening is critical for finding skin cancer, and early detection can save lives. This , learn about the screening guidelines and risk factors. It's important to talk to your P*P or Dermatologist if you have any concerns.
Find more information from Sarah Cannon, the Cancer Institute of HCA Healthcare: https://bit.ly/3pS2uX2
Happy Mother's Day! Our hospitals are here to support the motherhood journey, no matter what it looks like. Our healthcare network, HCA Healthcare, is the nation's leading network for delivering babies, with more than 218,000 babies delivered at our hospitals just last year.
To all moms, moms-to-be and mother figures, Happy Mother's Day!
Strokes require immediate medical attention. Watch our video to learn how to B.E. F.A.S.T. — an acronym to help you identify and respond to a potential stroke quickly.
At HCA Healthcare, our colleagues bring hope, strength and healing to every patient, no matter where they are in their care journey. That's why we're proud to celebrate Hospital Week and our approximately 294,000 colleagues who are committed to making a difference in the lives of our patients and each other.
Join us in recognizing our dedicated colleagues at MountainView Hospital, Sunrise Hospital & Medical Center, Sunrise Children's Hospital, Southern Hills Hospital & Medical Center and across our HCA Healthcare network for showing up with passion and purpose for those we serve.
Happy National Nurses Week to the nurses throughout this community including the more than 93,000 nurses across our larger HCA Healthcare network. You show up with compassion and purpose to bring hope, strength and healing to every patient — no matter where they are in their care journey.
This week, and every week, we celebrate your endless dedication to everyone we serve. Join us in celebrating and share a message of gratitude to a nurse who has made an impact on your life in the comment section.
May is Urgent Care Awareness Month! As a part of HCA Healthcare, we recognize the pivotal role our Urgent Care colleagues play in the lives of our patients — from flu and strep throat testing to treating chickenpox and ear infections.
Join us in celebrating the thousands of physicians, clinicians and team members who provide quality, convenient and compassionate care every day in our 270 urgent care clinics.
Are you needing an urgent care visit on the weekend? CareNow Urgent Care has got you covered. Visit carenow.com/lasvegas to find one of our 18 centers closest to you.
We get it! Warmer weather means the outdoors are calling your name. While you’re enjoying the sunshine, remember to protect yourself from harmful UV rays, which can cause skin cancer. Check out these useful sun safety tips from the experts at Sarah Cannon, the Cancer Institute of HCA Healthcare.
Test your knowledge on the causes of skin cancer: https://bit.ly/3nBpEA8
“All people no matter where they are on their mental health journey, are deserving of support, resources, fulfillment and a community that cares.” – National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)
May is Mental Health Awareness Month, and all month long, we’ll be sharing mental health resources and tips to promote well-being. We are proud to be part of HCA Healthcare, an organization that has one of the most connected networks of behavioral health treatment centers in the U.S. That includes 58 inpatient programs at our hospitals and more than 153 outpatient programs across 17 states. Find compassionate care near you: https://bit.ly/44xSLFc
Need some encouragement today or want to learn more? Take a look at these mental health facts and uplifting messages from NAMI.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, more than 795,000 Americans suffer a stroke every year. Fast treatment is crucial to saving lives. As an organization, HCA Healthcare and the hospitals within our company collectively respond to strokes 43% faster than the national standard.
Keep an eye out for information on stroke prevention, symptoms, risk factors and more throughout this month.
As a part of HCA Healthcare, we promote an inclusive culture that embraces and nurtures our patients, colleagues, partners, physicians and communities.
This May, we honor Asian and Pacific Islander Heritage Month by celebrating the diverse histories, cultures, languages and experiences of the API community.
May is Military Appreciation Month — a month dedicated to the recognition and celebration of the military community. We're proud to join our HCA Healthcare family in expressing our profound appreciation for the unwavering commitment of military service members to serve our country.
Today and every day, we thank all active military members, veterans and their families for their service to our country. Also a big thank you to our very own, Dr. Garrett Friedman, who served our country.
Happy Military Appreciation Month!
As a part of HCA Healthcare, we are committed to providing our patients compassionate, personalized care along every step of their care journey. Across our organization, our nearly 294,000 colleagues strive to connect with each patient and ensure they are cared for like our family. Because to us, they are.
This Patient Experience Week, we send gratitude to our colleagues who give our patients healthier tomorrows through teamwork and an unwavering commitment to service, quality and safety. To the patients receiving our care, we are honored to be part of your journey and are dedicated to providing the best experience possible.
Together, we all are the patient experience.
Happy ! As a part of HCA Healthcare, our dedication to improving more lives in more ways is directly connected to our impact on the environment, as well as our understanding of how the environment impacts overall health and well-being. https://bit.ly/3N3YD2m
As we recognize Donate Life Month, we encourage you and your loved ones to learn more about organ donation. Just one donor can save eight people and make a substantial difference in the lives of 75 more.
The dedicated transplant teams across HCA Healthcare - our broader network - are proud to be part of the solution. In 2022, these teams performed 1,356 organ transplants at our organization's 11 transplant hospitals across the country. HCA Healthcare leads the nation in live kidney transplants.
Watch our video to learn the facts about organ and tissue donation, and consider signing up to be a donor today: https://bit.ly/3UPv7iL
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