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Hospital Foundation Working for the Community

By Editor | July 16, 2019 |

By Leanna Lehman  Ashley McMillan with the Churchill Community Hospital Foundation presented to the Chamber of Commerce last week sharing with members about the Foundation and how it serves the local community. Established in 2017, The Hospital Foundation supports the health care and wellness needs of the community and surrounding regions. Through their efforts and…

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The Nation Honors EMS Providers

By Editor | May 27, 2019 |

Staff report — Last week marked National Emergency Medical Services week as an official declaration by President Trump to “pay tribute to our Nation’s Emergency Medical Services (EMS) providers, whose selfless dedication and extraordinary efforts help save countless lives each day.” In Fallon and Churchill County, the EMS Department at Banner Community Hospital covers over…

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Banner Health First to Offer BrainScope in Northern Nevada

By The Publisher | March 22, 2019 |

Submitted by Banner Health — Patients in northern Nevada will benefit from a new technology that allows for quicker assessments of head injuries, including concussions. Doctors at Banner Health Center in Fernley and the Banner Health Clinic in Fallon are now offering BrainScope, a non-invasive, hand-held device used to make head injury assessments on site…

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Banner Health Can Help Connect Uninsured Patients with Health Care Coverage Opportunities

By The Publisher | March 12, 2019 |

Courtesy Banner Health press release – Banner Health is proud to announce that it has teamed with Integrated Health Management Services (IHMS), to help connect uninsured patients with health care coverage opportunities. IHMS will help Banner Health patients obtain the health care benefits they may need for themselves and their family. “Our mission at Banner…

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Banner Health Introduces Dr. LuAnn Ochsner, Pediatrician

By The Publisher | February 22, 2019 |

Courtesy of Banner Health —  Banner Health is pleased to announce the addition of LuAnn Ochsner, MD, to Banner Health Clinic: Pediatrics, located at Banner Churchill Community Hospital in Fallon, Nev. Dr. Ochsner attended medical school at the University of Nebraska Medical Center and performed her residency at both the University of Nebraska Medical Center…

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Hospital Auxiliary donates $140,000 for Labor & Delivery Renovation

By The Publisher | January 16, 2019 |

FALLON, Nevada — Banner Churchill Community Hospital has completed a top-to-bottom makeover of its Women and Infants Services department, made possible by a generous $140,000 donation from the Banner Churchill Community Hospital Auxiliary. The first renovation of the maternity unit since the hospital opened in 1996, mothers will now enjoy new glider rockers while their…

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