Health Care

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Associated Press
June 12, 2020 - 6:54 am
Former U.S. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid says his pancreatic cancer is in remission after he had an experimental treatment aimed at helping his immune system fight the disease.
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Mitch Kelly
May 29, 2020 - 8:32 am
University Medical Center will become the first hospital in Nevada to test all admitted patients for COVID-19.
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Mitch Kelly
May 15, 2020 - 5:38 am
Nevadans have until the end of today to enroll in a Qualified Health Plan through Nevada Health Link, the online health insurance marketplace operated by the state agency, the Silver State Health Insurance Exchange, which announced an Exceptional Circumstance Special Enrollment Period (SEP) in...
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Mitch Kelly
May 07, 2020 - 6:06 am
The U.S. has gained a profound appreciation for nurses during the coronavirus pandemic, as they risk their lives every day to minimize the spread of the disease.
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Registered nurse, Peter Sidhu, demonstrates how to put on and take off personal protective equipment
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Mitch Kelly
April 08, 2020 - 6:21 am
Clark County has released TV Public Service Announcements in both English and Spanish to encourage retired health care professionals able and willing to serve in the community’s response to coronavirus to register online through the state of Nevada’s SERV-NV (State Emergency Registry of Volunteers-...
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General atmosphere during the CinemaCon 2018 The State of the Industry and Walt Disney Studios Presentation at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace during CinemaCon 2017
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Associated Press
March 12, 2020 - 5:52 am
The coronovirus outbreak continues to cost Las Vegas shows and conventions, with two big events announcing their cancellation on Wednesday.
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Associated Press
December 24, 2019 - 4:07 am
Nevada’s state-run health insurance marketplace reports more than 77,000 people have signed up for coverage next year through the website.
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Associated Press
December 21, 2019 - 6:40 am
Authorities say a high school health aide and two others in Nevada are suspected of selling methamphetamine to students.
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Democratic presidential candidate, former U.S Vice President Joe Biden speaks during the Nevada Democrats' "First in the West" event at Bellagio Resort & Casino on November 17, 2019
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Associated Press
December 11, 2019 - 7:09 pm
Former Vice President Joe Biden drew a contrast Wednesday between his health care plan and those of other top presidential hopefuls as he sought to woo members of the powerful Culinary union.
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Democratic presidential candidate, Sen. Bernie Sanders speaks to the Organic Farmers Association at the Iowa Organic Association's 2019 Presidential Forum December 05, 2019 in Story City, Iowa
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Associated Press
December 11, 2019 - 4:56 am
Bernie Sanders faced some pushback Tuesday from members of Nevada’s powerful Culinary Union who don’t want to give up their existing health insurance under his Medicare for All plan.
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