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Intermountain Health, welcomes opportunities to work with local and national media outlets to provide information that supports health discussions and public awareness. Interview requests can be directed to our media team.

Intermountain Health Now Offers Full Interpretation Services in More Than 120 Languages at All Nevada Clinics

LAS VEGAS – All Intermountain Health clinics and facilities in Nevada now have full interpretation services for every patient visit to provide accommodations for those who need communication assistance, whether due to a disability, such as the deaf or hard of hearing, or to Limited English Proficiency (LEP).

Interpretation services…

Intermountain Health provider to be honored at 2023 Girl Scouts of Southern Nevada Dessert Before Dinner Gala

LAS VEGAS – Intermountain Health’s Dr. Audrey Sue Cruz is one of seven honorees who will be recognized at the highly anticipated 2023 Girl Scouts of Southern Nevada annual fundraising gala Dessert Before Dinner. This year’s event will take place on Saturday, Sept. 9, from 6 p.m….

Nevada Business Magazine Healthcare Hero Awards recognize Intermountain Health pediatric neurosurgeon as this year’s “Innovator”

LAS VEGAS –Nevada Business Magazine announces its 2023 Healthcare Hero Award for ”Innovator” is presented to Dr. Taryn Bragg, Pediatric Neurosurgeon at Intermountain Health and Associate Professor at the University of Utah. Dr. Bragg is the only full-time, board-certified pediatric neurosurgeon caring for patients in the entire state of…

Intermountain Health acquires Advent Home Health

LAS VEGAS – Intermountain Health’s acquisition of Advent Home Health, a leading home health agency in southern Nevada, has been finalized and Advent Home Health is now officially part of Intermountain.

“The addition of Advent Home Health underscores our commitment to increasing access to home care for a greater number…

Intermountain Health Provider Recognized as 2023 Vegas Inc Health Care Headliner for Education

LAS VEGAS – Vegas Inc selected Intermountain Health’s Robert “Bob” Vadovic, RN, DNP, APNc, Medical Director for Community-Based Programs, as a 2023 Health Care Headliner for his work in Education. The 17th annual awards features nine headliners who are making a difference in both the healthcare industry and the…

Mitch Cloward named Intermountain Health’s new president for Nevada and Southwest Utah markets

LAS VEGAS – Intermountain Health today officially announces Mitch Cloward will be the new Desert Region president overseeing all operations for the healthcare system’s Southern Nevada and Southwest Utah markets. Cloward brings 20 years of Intermountain leadership experience to this position. His first job in healthcare was working as…

Desert Companion names nine Intermountain Health providers to 2023 Top Doctors list

Las Vegas – Desert Companion is recognizing nine Intermountain Health providers in its 5th annual Top Doctors publication. The Intermountain Health providers among the 350 named to this prestigious list are:

Intermountain Health Providers Advise on Being Safe in Excessive Heat Warning, Especially for the Elderly and Vulnerable Populations

LAS VEGAS – As the temperatures now are well into the 100s, and excessive heat warnings in effect, clinicians are warning people to know the signs of dehydration and other heat-related illnesses.

“Our community is experiencing exceptionally high temperatures, which can be particularly harmful to our vulnerable and elderly populations,”…

Intermountain Health Receives 2023 Vegas Inc Angel Award for “Philanthropic Business of the Year (Large)”

LAS VEGAS – Vegas Inc today named Intermountain Health as the “Philanthropic Business of the Year (Large)” in its 2023 Angel Awards edition, selecting the non-profit healthcare system for its charitable efforts to positively impact the lives of people throughout Southern Nevada.


“We are thrilled to be the recipient of…

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