Former Doctor And Partner Indicted For Health Care FraudThe pair allegedly filed false enrollment documents with Medicare to enable Primero to operate hospice and home care agencies through nominees. Furthermore, they allegedly submitted hospice care claims for people who were not terminally ill and did not require hospice care.
It's National Emergency Medical Services WeekEmergency Medical Services (EMS) Week is co-sponsored by the American College of Emergency Physicians. This year's theme is "EMS Strong-Always in Service" because when a medical emergency happens, EMS personnel are typically the first ones on the scene.
Get a Flu Shot at Saturday's UNLV-UNR GameYou can get a flu shot and check out the UNLV Runnin' Rebels take on the Nevada Wolfpack in basketball.
This Is National Emergency Medical Services WeekLas Vegas Fire & Rescue, the primary EMS provider for the city of Las Vegas, operates 47 paramedic emergency response units within the city.
Bill Would Require Parental Notification For AbortionsA Nevada Republican is sponsoring a bill requiring parental notification before a minor can receive an abortion.
UMC Appoints Interim CEO
City Puts Hold on Pot Dispensaries The City of Las Vegas is putting a six-month moratorium on newly legal medical marijuana dispensaries.
Medicinal Pot Up For Consideration By Board A state board is poised to consider a request from the Nevada Department of Taxation for money to implement medical marijuana dispensaries.
Health Groups Urge Medicaid ExpansionMore than a dozen healthcare organizations have urged Governor Brian Sandoval and state lawmakers to expand Medicaid for 71,000 low-income Nevadans without health insurance.
Commissioners Postpone UMC VoteClark County commissioners have postponed a vote on a plan to have a separate board oversee day-to-day operations at University Medical Center.
Woman Pleads Guilty In Breast Implant ScamA 31-year-old Las Vegas woman accused of running a $17,000 breast implant scam at an Air Force base hospital has pleaded guilty.
Local Leaders Tour VA Hospital