Medicare changes revealed for 2019

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By Ron Bird Every year, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) publishes updates to Medicare’s deductibles and copays for the following year. CMS recently released the changes for 2019 and there are some that are noteworthy if you … [Read more...]

November is American Diabetes Month

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In the United States, approximately 84 million people have prediabetes, and nine out of 10 of them do not know it. Prediabetes increases the risk of developing type 2 diabetes. During American Diabetes Month, the Southern Nevada Health District … [Read more...]

Mesa View Signs Six New Providers!

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Mesa View recently signed agreements with six primary care providers who are now or will soon begin seeing patients in Mesquite in the next four months at Mesa View Medical Group. “We are so pleased to welcome these providers to the medical … [Read more...]

Orthopedic innovations speed up recovery time

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Novatio, the Pioneers of Full-Circle Orthopedics will be partnering with Stryker, the official joint replacement of the PGA TOUR and PGA TOUR Champions, to offer a Free Seminar on new technologies in orthopedics that speed up recovery for hip and … [Read more...]

A practical approach to female patient care

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When it comes to helping people with cancer, providing resources for those struggling to pay medical bills or educating people on risks to help prevent cancer Yoli Bell is the one name that continually pops up in Mesquite time and time again; it’s … [Read more...]

Medicare Open Enrollment is Here!

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It is that time of the year again to review your current health coverage for Medicare and make sure you are still in the right plan for you. This is the time when you can switch to a Medicare Advantage plan, switch between Advantage plans, switch … [Read more...]

Temporary restraining order denied; Hospital OB unit closes

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At a last-minute hearing on Sep. 28, the city of Mesquite was seeking a temporary restraining order that would prevent Mesa View Regional Hospital from closing its inpatient labor and delivery and nursery services as of Oct. 1. The court denied … [Read more...]

Flu vaccine available at the Southern Nevada Health District

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If it’s not too early to order a pumpkin spice latte, then it’s not too early to protect yourself and your family from the flu! The beginning of fall means that flu season is just around the corner, and the Southern Nevada Health District is offering … [Read more...]

Supporting the Mental Health of Nevada’s Rural Communities

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By Senator Catherine Cortez Masto   America is facing a public health crisis as health providers in communities across the country report increasing rates of suicide and mental illness diagnoses. A Center for Disease Control report released … [Read more...]

City files legal actions against Mesa View Regional Hospital

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It was the last item on the Mesquite City Council meeting agenda for Tuesday, Sep. 25. But it never quite made it that far. At the beginning of the meeting, Mayor Al Litman asked city attorney Bob Sweetin to provide the public with an update on … [Read more...]