Launched in July 2017, SilverSummit Healthplan President & CEO Garrett Leaf takes us through their approach towards providing best-of-class care for their members and quality support to their providers. SilverSummit Healthplan offers quality healthcare for Nevada Medicaid and Nevada Check Up members throughout the entire state.
Dr. John Rhodes, Senior Medical Director, Southwest Medical Associates joins host Brendan Bussmann to discuss the new innovations in patient care. Southwest Medical Associates telemedicine, “Medicine on the Move” mobile exam units and phone apps for customer services are raising the bar in patient care.
Specialized Pain Management is an advanced medical practice that emphasizes an interdisciplinary approach to patient care. Special guest host Brendan Bussmann is joined by Specialized Pain Management’s medical director Dr. Daniel Batlan, who was trained at Johns Hopkins (Anesthesia Residency) and the Cleveland Clinic (Pain Management Fellowship).
SilverSummit Healthplan is a managed care organization in Nevada that exists to improve the health of its beneficiaries through focused, compassionate and coordinated care. Joining Doug to talk about SilverSummit Healthplan’s launch in Nevada is VP of Operations Tina Alicea-Drago.
The topic of passing away is difficult. To ease the discussion, as well as the transition for all involved from life to death, Doug is joined by Karen Rubel (COO) and Dr. Ferozan Malal (Medical Director) of Nathan Adelson Hospice.
How does a medical practice’s reputation impact their ability to attract new patients? Doug is joined by Brian Williams (Five Star Economy) to help answer that question and better understand how to manage the marketing potential your reputation delivers.
In a prefect example on how Las Vegas is reaching out to locals to introduce them to the career possibilities in health care, Vegas PBS Workforce Training & Economic Development Debra Solt (Director) and Cary Huddleston (Coordinator) talk with Doug about their Area Health Education Center (AHEC) and Club Med programs.
For our first Inside Medicine of 2017, host Doug Geinzer is joined in the studio today by Mike Ludt, Executive Vice President of Pinnacle Brokers, and Las Vegas HEALS’ partner on the new Medical Malpractice Discount Program.
Doug and Cheryl Smith, Special Markets Manager of the Las Vegas Convention and Visitor Authority, discuss Las Vegas as a premiere destination for Medical Meetings. Highlights include: a preview of upcoming medical conferences- CardioMetabolic Risk Summit, Painweek and A4M, – and a brief look at culinary medicine and health and wellness trends within convention planning.
Joining Doug to review the two-year accomplishments report of the “Las Vegas Regional Strategic Plan for Health & Wellness Travel” is Dr. Stowe Shoemaker (Dean, UNLV College of Hotel Administration) and Cheryl Smith (Specialty Markets Manager, Las Vegas Convention & Visitors Authority).
We’re changing things up a bit for this episode of Inside Medicine. We are joined by Charles Perry and George Ross, co-chairs of the Legislative Council for Las Vegas HEALS. Together, we learn about the Nevada legislative process, legislative matters related to healthcare and what may be in store for the 2017 legislative session.
Dr. Samir Qamar (CEO of MedLion, a direct primary care provider, and inventor of MedWand, a patent-pending telemedicine device) joins Doug to talk about the outlook of healthcare and the steps he’s taken to bring about significant improvement.
With a focus on creating a resort-like environment, combined with outstanding health and wellness services, Spanish Hills Wellness Suites’ BJ Wright (Director of Hospitality) and Tim Martin (Orthopedic Program Director) talk about the company’s unique offerings available to Las Vegas locals and medical tourists.
To learn more about Nevada’s commitment to increase the number of physicians practicing in our state, Doug is joined by Vance Farrow (Healthcare Industry Specialist, Governors Office of Economic Development). For a doctor’s perspective on recently moving his family and practice to Nevada, John Grossmith, MD (Neorosurgeon, Bonati Spine Institute), joins us as well.
Wrapping up our one-on-one conversations with the deans of the three medical schools in Las Vegas, Doug is joined by Dr. John Dougherty, dean of Touro University Nevada – College of Osteopathic Medicine.
Imagine being on vacation in Las Vegas, getting sick, and not knowing where to turn for help. RESORTCONCIERGE MD’s Tyra Bell-Holland and Dr. Constantine George walk us through their answer to this problem by being able to deliver a Board Certified, Licensed Physician to any hotel room 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, […]
Dr. Mathew Schwartz of Comprehensive Cancer Centers of Nevada joins Doug to talk about their approach to treating those fighting cancer. Dr. Schwartz also provides a guided tour of their recently-expanded Siena campus.