• Sat. Apr 1st, 2023

Gardnerville hospital adjustments name to Carson Valley Nicely becoming


Mar 17, 2023

A rendering of Carson Valley Healthcare Center’s expansion.

The hospital formerly identified as Carson Valley Healthcare Center will celebrate its 30th anniversary with a new name, Carson Valley Nicely becoming.

“We are thrilled to announce the new name to our neighborhood, following so a excellent deal thoughtful deliberation,” stated Chief Operating Officer Shannon Albert. “The full transition from Carson Valley Healthcare Center to Carson Valley Nicely becoming will take some time, and we anticipate it could be into 2024 prior to each factor matches the new name and style.”

The hospital has been functioning on a $29.3 million expansion provided that ground broke in fall 2021.

“In my five years at Carson Valley Nicely becoming the adjustments I’ve noticed have been about the care delivery, improve in quantity of providers and specialties we give, as nicely as the expansion project which will add 55,000 square feet to the hospital,” stated Chief Executive Officer Jeff Prater. “Changing the name to Carson Valley Nicely becoming represents the 30 years of adjustments and improvement that we’ve been element of in our neighborhood and surrounding regions,” stated Jeff Prater, chief executive officer.”

The center opened in December 1993 as a Barton facility supplying urgent care and a physicians clinic.

In 1995 the surgery division was added, and the urgent care became a 24/7 emergency division. CareFlight joined the CVMC campus in 2000, the identical year Renown joined in partnership with Barton.

In 2004 it became a vital access hospital, initially opening with 15 beds. An ICU was added, and the hospital expanded to 23 beds, which it nonetheless has now.

Provided that the hospital opened, Carson Valley Nicely becoming has added two rural nicely becoming clinics with stroll-in appointments and sliding scale charge structure so folks can typically access healthcare. In addition, there is a specialty clinic, senior care clinic, and a principal care clinic. Stretching from Minden to the north, and Topaz Ranch to south, CVH gives options to folks from Fernley and Fallon to Bishop, Calif.

In 2022, Carson Valley Nicely becoming gave $562,000 of no-expense neighborhood positive aspects, such as flu shots, nicely becoming fairs, youth sports physicals, assist groups and a lot extra. This quantity does not incorporate the millions of dollars in charity care and unreimbursed Medicare fees. CVH personnel volunteered 1,700 hours in our neighborhood, and the organization sponsors lots of groups, schools and sports teams all via the neighborhood.

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