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Urban Roots, Renown Open Teaching Farm

At a ceremony on Aug. 1, Renown Health and Urban Roots formally opened their Urban Teaching Farm. It is located at 1700 E. Second St., a few blocks away from Renown Regional Medical Center. The event included tours, farm-fresh snacks for attendees and activities geared toward the budding scientists at the event. Photos from the […]

See These Ongoing Reviews and Updates to Renown Benefit Programs

It’s very exciting to see that many of you have been able to take advantage our newest benefit, the Student Loan Repayment program. Since going live on July 18, nearly 500 employees have already enrolled to receive $200 per month paid directly to their student loan servicer. This benefit will enable participants to reduce student […]

Renown Closes In On Epic Upgrade Go-Live, Hundreds Attend IT Epic Fairs

Thanks to many employees who have been working diligently on this important project, the upgrade to Epic 2017 is on track to take place on Saturday, Aug. 26.  The upgrade features significant look-and-feel changes in areas such as Chart Review and the After Visit Summary. Information Technology and employees from Renown’s clinical and non-clinical teams […]

RN Jessica Thompson Honored As Healthcare Hero

Jessica Thompson, RN, Director of Group Practice Operations, Renown Medical Group – Tonopah has been named the Northern Nevada care provider honoree at the 12th Annual Healthcare Hero awards – an award that honors outstanding healthcare professionals in Nevada across 10 different categories. Jessica’s family has called Tonopah home for more than 100 years. She […]

New Nurse Sets Healthy Example for Families

Kayla Anderson, RN, Renown Health Pediatrics, is one of more than 200 participants in this year’s Motivate U Program through Hometown Health. Follow Anderson as she works to regain her health after putting in long hours in nursing school. Her goal is to be a “healthy nurse” and set an example for the families who […]