Entries by dcusson

Passion for the profession

I remain in nursing because… Moments Twelve to fourteen hours have passed since I was home with my loved ones…my feet tired and mind ready to rest, I walk through my front door. Certain days are harder than others, but one thing I have learned on my nursing journey is that I am privileged each […]

Renown’s Social Media Earns a Top National Honor

Renown Health earned a No. 40 placing on the list of the 101 Most Social Media Friendly Hospitals of 2018. Congratulations to Emily Bacheller, Interactive Media Business Partner, and the Marketing and Communications, Recruitment and Renown Health Foundation employees who help provide content for Renown’s sites on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and more. The 101 list […]

CBO’s ‘Backpack Blitz’ Helps Local Children

As part of an effort to help the community, employees in the Central Business Office recently collected a lot of school supplies to help Kids Kottage, which provides temporary care for Washoe County’s abused and neglected children until they can be returned safely to families or placed in a foster home. A photo of some […]

See the Top Talent of the Quarter

The Top Talent program is designed to recognize amazing employees who impact our organization positively by exhibiting our organizational values, impacting quality, service and our community, and moving our organizational strategy forward. Descriptions below are from nominations for the Top Talent winners submitted on the Everyday Amazing site. Top Talent of the Quarter Jennifer Allen, […]

Ovid Discovery Platform for Health Research Launches at Renown

Renown employees have a new way to do clinical research, with thousand​s of potential resources at their fingertips. Ovid Discovery is an advanced research platform developed specifically for health, biomedical and pharmaceutical electronic libraries. This new platform integrates with the existing UpToDate software available to clinicians to use within Epic. Ovid Discovery helps solve the […]

Food Bank Honors Renown Employees for Hours of Volunteer Work

  Congratulations to everyone at Renown Health who has volunteered time or donated to the Food Bank of Northern Nevada. The non-profit group gave Renown an award for being one of the top 15 groups to donate their time in 2017. Renown Health placed 9th among the business and civic groups represented in the Food […]

A Game Changer: Renown Health Sponsors Healthy Meals at Local Sporting Events

Whether you enjoy football, basketball, baseball or soccer – Renown Health has you covered with healthier game-time options. Outreach Icon Arrows  200w.jpgAs the official insurance plan and healthcare partners of the Reno Aces, Reno 1868 FC and Nevada Wolf Pack, Hometown Health and Renown Health are proud to sponsor healthier meals at Greater Nevada Field, […]

UNR Med Receives National, Local Honors For Their Work

Recently, the faculty of the University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine received several honors for the great work they are doing for students, patients and the community. Here’s a look at two of these honors. ​ Clinical Faculty Promotions The Community Faculty Appointment and Promotion Committee (CFAPC), part of the UNR Med Office of […]