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Quality Care IPA adds doctors

Quality Care IPA said in a statement that it has added Dr. Dhiresh Joshi and Dr. Dhaval Shah to its network of doctors. Joshi is an internal medicine physician practicing with Infectious Disease Specialists, 6480 W. Russell Road. Shah is an internal...

LV doctor warns about use of fireworks

Las Vegas doctor Ryan Grabow has seen the damage fireworks can do to people. Every year there are approximately 9,000 injuries related to consumer fireworks, with the peak occurring the weeks around the July 4th holiday (June 18th to July 18th)...

Sunrise names Sklamberg CEO

Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center and Sunrise Children’s Hospital announced the appointment of Todd Sklamberg to the position of chief executive officer. Sunrise said in a statement that Sklamberg will oversee all the operations for Sunrise and...

Shade Tree of Las Vegas receives grant

The Shade Tree of Las Vegas received a $35,000 grant from Starbucks Community Program “Vote. Give Grow.” The Shade Tree, a local nonprofit organization that shelters women, children and their pets affected by domestic violence, was announced as the...

$75 digital mammograms offered in May

The Breast Center at Sunrise, Southern Hills Hospital and Red Rock Radiology are offering a special Mother’s Day rate in May for mammograms: a digital screening mammogram will be available for $75 all month. This offer is available through May 31...

Steljes Cardiology receives accreditation

Steljes Cardiology, a practice based in Henderson, received accreditation in echocardiography and nuclear cardiology from the Intersocietal Accreditation Commission. Steljes Cardiology said in a statement that IAC accreditation is a “seal of...