Flu activity increases in Clark County

First flu-associated death reported LAS VEGAS -The Southern Nevada Health District is reporting an increase in flu activity in Clark County as well as the 2017-2018 season’s first flu-related pediatric death. The death occurred in a child in the … [Read more...]

Kihuen Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C – On Oct. 10, Representative Ruben J. Kihuen joined leaders from community health centers at Hope Christian Health Center in Southern Nevada to call on Congress to extend the Community Health Centers Fund (CHCF) to make sure Nevadans … [Read more...]

Stay Alert on Medicare Plan

Always be on the alert for what your Medicare plan does not cover. Just like with other health insurance coverage, Medicare insurance doesn’t necessarily cover everything. Obviously, you know what your deductibles and co-pays are, but you also … [Read more...]

Stand-Alone Plans Help Seniors

By Andrew Bird Medicare is a great program for seniors. It covers a lot of the major medical costs that accompany many of us as we age, such as most stays at the hospital and most major surgeries. If you are on Part B it will even cover most … [Read more...]

Mesa View Ribbon Cutting

The Mesquite Chamber of Commerce would like to invite you to a ribbon cutting and mixer at Mesa View Regional Hospital to celebrate the hospital’s recent purchase of a new MRI system that is state –of-the- art.  You will be able to view the new … [Read more...]

Medicare Forum

Mesa View Regional Hospital will hold a Medicare Forum on Tuesday, Nov. 14 beginning at 2:30 p.m. at the Eureka Hotel and Casino, Grand Canyon Room. The forum will help the public understand their options for the annual Medicare Open Enrollment … [Read more...]

A Medicare History Lesson

By Andrew Bird With Medicare Open Enrollment kicking off next week, I thought it might be timely and fun to tell you the origins and give a brief history of Medicare. Did you know? In 1912, Pres. Theodore Roosevelt proposed the adoption of … [Read more...]

Caregiver support group

MESQUITE  CAREGIVERS SUPPORT  GROUP   Fall Kick-Off Open House Thursday, September 14 -- 2:00 pm 700 Hardy Way, First Baptist Church This Support Group provides information on topics of importance for those concerned about … [Read more...]

Walk in Memory, Walk for Hope 2017

The Nevada Coalition of Suicide Prevention and the City of Mesquite Department of Athletics & Leisure Services invites you to join us on Sept. 9 for the Annual Walk in Memory, Walk for Hope. The walk will take place at the Mesquite Recreation … [Read more...]

Health District launches a new Get Healthy Clark County website

With the click of a keyboard or the swipe of a mobile screen, Southern Nevadans now have access to more healthy tips and programs right at their fingertips. The Southern Nevada Health District is pleased to announce it has launched a newly redesigned … [Read more...]