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We are excited to welcome Anthony D. Slonim, MD, DrPH, President and CEO, to Renown Health and to Reno! Dr. Slonim’s first day began at New Employee Orientation where he welcomed our newest employees. http://bit.ly/1qFdzT1
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Congrats to Tony in his new position! Best of good wishes to a professional that has a high regard for  patient safety. Bill Kiss
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Peggie Smith, a Certified Physician Assistant with Renown Institute for Neurosciences, was the first physician assistant invited to attend Neurology on the Hill. She was also the sole representative for northern Nevada and discussed issues with Congress and Senate about medical legislation concerns held by Nevadans. 
As the first physician assistant to participate in Neurology on the Hill, Peggie Smith sees Congress in a new light. The opportunity to rub shoulders and speak candidly with members of Congress and the Senate is a chance you don’t miss. So when Peggie Smith, a Certified Physician Assistant with Renown Institute for Neurosciences, received […]
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Your first doctor’s visit to the OB is more than just confirming your pregnancy. There is a lot of information that will be available and offers a great opportunity to get your questions answered by a knowledgeable source. http://bit.ly/Toku6p
Confirming your pregnancy can be as easy as doing a urine pregnancy test, but there is information you can bring to your first doctor visit that will help confirm how far along you are in your pregnancy. Be prepared to answer your doctor’s questions about sexual history and menstrual period – including the first day of […]
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Did you know… migraine can sometimes be treated with caffeine! Caffeine is found in many migraine medications and, in moderation, is beneficial to migraine sufferers. For more tips: 
Improve your quality of life in the face of migraine with these tips for managing the worst of headaches. A migraine is not just a headache. It is, in fact, is a severe, debilitating headache often accompanied by symptoms other than head pain — lightheadedness, sensitivity to light, nausea and vomiting, and visual disturbances. An […]
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This Saturday, June 21, is your opportunity to make a difference right here in your very own Reno community. Make sure and join us at the Great Strides event to benefit the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation at Rancho San Rafael Park with your friends and family. You can run or walk in this family-friendly event, just be sure you’re there! 
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Get to Know: Local surgeon, Dr.  Alvaro Devia, knew from a very young age that he wanted to be a physician. Watch his journey to help patients in Reno. http://bit.ly/1hK2SNR
Alvaro Devia, MD, FACS, with Premiere Surgical Specialists always knew he would be a doctor. During his residency, he found that he had an affinity for his surgical patients and that he connected with them on a deeper level. Get to know Dr. Devia as he shares his path to becoming a surgeon — a […]
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Sarah McDowell is a family nurse practitioner at Renown Medical Group. She is an avid baseball fan who appreciates getting to know her patients and connecting with them on a more personal level. 
Sarah McDowell is a family nurse practitioner at Renown Medical Group. She is an avid baseball fan who appreciates getting to know her patients and connecting with them on a more personal level.
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When we take the party outdoors, several factors can compromise the safety of our foods — low acidity, temperature, time, moisture — and increase the risk of bacteria and contamination. Ensure your food is as good for you as it tastes!
Keep the outdoor party on the up-and-up with food that’s safe and delicious. Nothing says summer like a barbeque or picnic with family and friends, hot dogs, watermelon and corn on the cob. But do everyone a favor leave the food-borne bacteria off the menu. When we take the party outdoors, several factors can compromise […]
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People can experience many different types of pain. According to Michael Salas, MD, Physiatrist and Pain Management Specialist, it is important to be able to identify it and find the best solution to manage your chronic pain. http://bit.ly/1nYgjsX  
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We are excited to share the affiliation between Renown Health and the University of Nevada School of Medicine. Donald C. Sibery, Renown Health interim CEO said, “It is exciting to see two of the largest non-profit organizations in northern Nevada come together in a collaboration that benefits our community, the region and the entire state of Nevada. This will change the trajectory of medical education and healthcare delivery in Northern Nevada, helping to ensure increased access to healthcare in the area for generations to come.” 
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Memory loss is a problem faced by many, including young adults. By making lifestyle changes to take care of your brain today you can aid in preventing memory loss now and in the long run. Learn more:
Not all memory loss is inevitable — read on to learn how to keep your brain nimble at any age. A modest decline in memory is to be expected as we get older. We forget someone’s name but recall it later. We find the need to make lists to remember things more pressing. And it […]
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We were very honored to celebrate our 350 employees who have jointly offered 3,815 years of service to patients and their families in our community at the June 2014 Employee Service Awards. 
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Renown Health is northern Nevada's largest not-for-profit integrated health network and a nationally recognized healthcare leader.
Introduction

Renown Health serves a 17-county region comprised of northern Nevada, Lake Tahoe and northeast California.

Renown offers access to more healthcare services than all other providers in the region including four hospitals:

Renown Children’s Hospital is northern Nevada’s only CHA (Children's Hospital Association)-affiliated hospital and Children’s ER.

Renown Regional is the region’s only accredited Trauma Center to treat seriously injured patients.

Additionally, recognized areas of excellence including:

Renown Health offers physician access at 16 convenient medical group locations and eight urgent care centers, and the region’s most trusted insurance provider, Hometown Health.