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McDonald’s Dental Care Mobile In Winnemucca Next Week
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McDonald’s Dental Care Mobile In Winnemucca Next Week

The Ronald McDonald Care Mobile will soon be visiting Winnemucca. Nevada Health Centers offers oral healthcare to children in northern Nevada through the Ronald McDonald Care Mobile. The staff focuses on treatment, education, prevention, and advocacy to children. The Care Mobile is fully staffed with a dentist, a dental hygienist, dental assistants […]

New Behavorial Healthcare Hospital Opens in Reno
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New Behavorial Healthcare Hospital Opens in Reno

 Reno Behavioral Healthcare Hospital, located at 6940 Sierra Center Parkway in south Reno, opened April 12th . The 80,000-square-foot facility offers 124 beds and comprehensive inpatient and outpatient programs for psychiatric and addiction treatment for all ages. Reno Behavioral Healthcare Hospital is privately funded and accepts private insurance, Medicare and […]

NAMI Classes Start this Saturday
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NAMI Classes Start this Saturday

The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) will start their 6 week classes this Saturday at the United Methodist Church. This is a family to family class that addresses how to deal with a family member that struggles with mental illness. Judy Robbins talks about the goals of the family […]

Community Health Fair This Saturday
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Community Health Fair This Saturday

    Save the date, Humboldt County; it’s time for your annual health check. The annual Community Health Fair will take place Saturday, March 17, at the East Hall Winnemucca Convention Center. The entire community will receive free screenings for pulmonary function, blood pressure, body fat, BMI and vision. Plus, […]

Mammovan Comes to Winnemucca
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Mammovan Comes to Winnemucca

Early detection is the best prevention in the fight against breast cancer. Part of that fight is having regular mammography screenings. Nevada Health Centers’ Mammovan makes mammography services accessible and convenient for women by bringing the services to them. Mammograms are primarily for women age 40 and older, and don’t […]

Emergency Fun Fair this Saturday at HGH
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Emergency Fun Fair this Saturday at HGH

Saturday, February 24, HGH ER, EMS Rescue and AirOne will host an “Emergency Fun Fair” at Humboldt General Hospital. Drop by anytime between 1 and 3 p.m. to learn about heart attacks, stroke, flu, childhood illness, hands-only CPR, Advance Directives, teaching kids to dial 9-1-1 and more. Plus, enjoy ambulance […]

HGH’s Emergency Department Expansion is Completed
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HGH’s Emergency Department Expansion is Completed

Humboldt General Hospital’s Emergency Department stands ready to launch a new era of emergency patient care in Humboldt County. The ER project is the fifth and final phase of construction in a seven-year-plan. The six-month renovation and expansion project resolve privacy, infection control and storage issues, it also addressed the […]