Southern Hills Hospital to Host CCSDPD K-9 Drills on May 1

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Southern Hills Hospital and Medical Center is pleased to announce that they will be hosting a special training exercise in collaboration with the Clark County School District Police Department (CCSDPD) K-9 Unit on Wednesday, May 1st, beginning at 7:00 a.m.

As part of our ongoing commitment to ensuring the safety and security of our patients and staff, the hospital have invited CCSDPD to conduct K-9 drills in its newly expanded 6th floor space before it opens to patients. This exercise will allow the K-9 teams to familiarize themselves with the layout of the floor and practice their search techniques in a realistic environment.

Comprehensive Cancer Centers Nurses Complete Oncology Nursing (OCN) Exams

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Comprehensive Cancer Centers nurses Bernadette Sotelo, Courtney Ledford and Sydni Peterson recently passed their nursing examinations. They completed the Oncology Nursing (OCN) examination, signifying a depth of knowledge that enables quick recognition of problems and initiation of evidence-based action, well beyond an entry-level understanding to help care, alongside the oncology practice’s advance practice provider team.

Brian Greenlee Named Administrator at Southwest Medical Hospice Care

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Southwest Medical Hospice and Optum Palliative Care recently promoted Brian Greenlee, RN, MSN, to administrator. Prior to his promotion, he was the associate director of nursing.

As a leader in nursing, Greenlee has worked at several home health and hospice groups, supervising multidisciplinary clinical staff in the management of health care for homebound patients.

Greenlee graduated with a degree in nursing from Kaplan University in Chicago and holds a master’s degree in nursing leadership from Western Governors University in Salt Lake City.

For more information on Southwest Medical Hospice Care, visit their website.

Southwest Medical Hospice Care
Since 1989, Southwest Medical Hospice Care has served Southern Nevada in helping individuals and families make end-of-life choices by providing clinical, emotional and spiritual support. Southwest Medical Hospice Care is the second longest-operating hospice in Las Vegas, offering a full spectrum of comfort care services to include providers, registered nurses, social workers, CNAs, registered dieticians, bereavement counselors, spiritual care counselors and trained volunteers.

Health District Closing for Half-Day on October 5th

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All clinics and services will resume services at 1:30 p.m.

All Southern Nevada Health District locations will be closed until 1:30 p.m. for staff development and an all-hands meeting on Thursday, October 5, 2023.

During this time, the public can access information, make appointments for services and more, on the Health District and Southern Nevada Community Health Center websites at www.SNHD.info and www.snchc.org.

The Health District appreciates the community’s ongoing support.

The Southern Nevada Health District serves as the local public health authority for Clark County, Boulder City, Henderson, Las Vegas, Mesquite and North Las Vegas. The agency safeguards the public health of the community’s residents and visitors through innovative programs, regulations, and initiatives focused on protecting and promoting their health and well-being. More information about the Health District, its programs, services, and the regulatory oversight it provides is available at www.SNHD.info. Follow the Health District on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

John Rhodes, MD Named President and CEO, Optum Nevada

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John Rhodes, MD, was recently announced as president and CEO, Optum Nevada. A lifelong Nevadan and alumni of the University of Nevada School of Medicine, Dr. Rhodes most recently served as senior medical director, Mountain West Region for Southwest Medical. Rhodes has spent his entire professional career, spanning four decades, focused on making Southern Nevada a better and healthier place.

RMHC’s 19th Annual Runnin’ for the House 5K Run & 1M Fun Walk On April 15

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This Saturday, April 15th, RMHC is hosting its 19th Annual Runnin’ for the House 5K Run & 1M Fun Walk at Floyd Lamb Park to raise money to benefit families with sick and injured children! They have Channel 8 coming for the morning show (4:30a arrival) this Thursday, April 13th, and invites everyone to join in! This family-friendly, fun day is filled with activities for the kids and a special appearance from Las Vegas Comedian, Carrot Top!

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