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 mach … [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 c … [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...]

Parenting isn’t easy

Being a parent isn’t easy and whether you have an absolute angel or a child that challenges you daily, extra tools and support to help you do the best job you can as a parent are always a good idea. The Salvation Army Mesquite has historically b … [Read more...]

Health District honored for excellence in public health

Local program is one of 41 nationwide to receive a “Model Practice Award” in 2017 LAS VEGAS – The Southern Nevada Health District was honored with the Model Practice Award at the 2017 Annual Conference of the National Association of County and City … [Read more...]

Health District launches Road to Diabetes Prevention online program in Spanish

The Southern Nevada Health District now has a Spanish-language version of its Road to Diabetes Prevention program on its Viva Saludable website. The free, six-session online program is designed for users to reduce the risk of developing Type 2 … [Read more...]