Operation Warp Speed

The Nevada Hospital Association (NHA) is working with the federal government’s Operation Warp Speed (OWS) to encourage plasma donation from COVID-19 survivors. This project focuses on working with hospitals that have diagnosed patients with COVID-19 to ask them to reach out to their recovered patients for potential plasma donation. OWS […]

20th Annual Statewide Nursing Essay Contest Essays

Theresa CerJanic, MSN, BSN, RN, CCM, ACM; North Vista HospitalMaking a Difference Every Day During Unprecedented Times I woke up on a Saturday morning in late February and my daughter asked me if I was going to run my usual errands? She suggested we get some non-perishable foods considering what […]

Members in the News – October 2020

Tahoe Forest Health System Welcomes New PhysicianTahoe Forest Health System is pleased to announce that Scott Protzman, MD, has joined their team at Tahoe Forest Orthopedics & Sports Medicine. As an orthopedic surgeon, Dr. Protzman specializes in the prevention, diagnosis, and both surgical and non-surgical treatment of injuries and diseases […]

Members in the News – September 2020

New Poll: 68% of Americans View COVID-19 as a Severe or Extreme Crisis; Survey Results Cite Leading Sources of Induced Stress, Anxiety, DepressionSpring Mountain Treatment Center shares today the results of a new poll fielded by parent company Universal Health Services, Inc., one of the nation’s largest and most respected […]

COVID-19 Vaccine

The Nevada State Immunization Program (NSIP) will be tasked with the dissemination of a limited amount of COVID-19 vaccine to short-term acute care hospitals in Nevada when the vaccine becomes available later this year. The manufactured COVID-19 vaccine will be stored at a centralized location in the U.S. The NSIP […]

Media Release – Nevada Hospitals Respond to the Passage of SB4

Hospital association opposed bill that excluded healthcare facilities from premises liability protections August 11, 2020 – NEVADA – The Nevada Hospital Association (NHA) today announced disappointment in the outcome of SB4 that provides business liability premises protection to most Nevada businesses. While the hospital community fully supports business liability premises […]

Members in the News – August 2020

Tahoe Forest Health System Waives Out-of-Pocket Costs for Screening, Testing and in Most Cases, Treatment of COVID-19The cost of healthcare during the current pandemic is a critical issue for many people, including worry about out-of-pockets costs for those who seek care and treatment for COVID-19. Tahoe Forest Health System is […]

Members in the News – July 2020

Sunrise Health Graduate Medical Education Welcomes 2020 Class of Medical Residents and New Class of Fellows The Sunrise Health Graduate Medical Education (GME) Consortium, based at MountainView Hospital, welcomes its 2020 residents and new fellows to the Sunrise Health System. The class of 2020 includes residents in Anesthesiology, Emergency Medicine, […]

2020 NHA HealthPAC Campaign

Updated August 3, 2020 The 2020 Nevada Hospital Association (NHA) HealthPAC fundraising campaign is off to a great start. Thank you to all who have contributed during this challenging time. Campaign dollars will give the hospital industry a strong unified voice as we face the 2021 Nevada Legislative Session While […]

Healthcare Workforce Development Program

Update July 7, 2020 The Nevada Hospital Association Health Care Workforce Development Program (NHA-HCWD) is a federally funded grant program through the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) that provides job placement assistance for new graduate nurses and other allied health care professionals in northern Nevada. The grant program provides […]

Media Release – Nevada Hospitals Support Wearing Masks and Face Coverings

Hospital association supports Governor Sisolak’s Directive 024 June 24, 2020, Nevada – The Nevada Hospital Association (NHA), in conjunction with other health care partners, supports Governor Steve Sisolak’s Declaration of Emergency Directive 024 for Nevadans and visitors to wear masks and face coverings. Evidence shows that masks or face coverings […]