• Halloween Safety Tips from Southern Hills Hospital & Medical Center

    Southern Hills Hospital & Medical Center would like to wish you and your family a safe and happy Halloween!

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  • Heart Care – Chest Pain Center at Southern Hills Hospital & Medical Center of Las Vegas

    Heart Care

    When it comes to the health of your heart, you want the very best medical care possible. Southern Hills Hospital and Medical Center is home to one of the best chest pain centers in the state.

    If you or a loved one is experiencing chest pain, then consider visiting the Chest Pain Center at Southern Hills Hospital and Medical Center. Our Chest Pain Center is accredited and nationally recognized by the Society of Chest Pain Centers , demonstrating our devotion to exceeding quality-of-care measures in acute cardiac medicine for all of our patients.

    We exceed a wide array of stringent criteria to help our patients, including:

    • Assessing, diagnosing, and treating our patients quickly
    • Integrating our emergency department with local emergency medical systems
    • Effectively treating patients at low risk for acute coronary syndrome with no recognizable cause for their symptoms
    • Ensuring that our Chest Pain Center employees are competent and fully trained
    • Continually taking measures to improve our procedures and processes
    • Promoting a functional design to ensure optimal patient care
    • Maintaining commitment and an organizational structure
    • Supporting our community with outreach programs to help educate the public to seek immediate urgent care if they exhibit signs of a heart attack

    It is crucial for individuals to be able to recognize the signs of a heart attack . Some of the common warning signs include:

    • Pain in the left shoulder, arm, or jaw
    • Shortness of breath
    • Pressure, squeezing, or pain in the chest that lasts for more than a few minutes
    • Weakness
    • Sweating

    For heart care services in Las Vegas, visit Southern Hills Hospital and Medical Center online or call us at (702) 880-2100.

  • H2U – Know Your Options: 2012 Medicare Options Overview – Tuesday, Nov. 1st

    Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2011
    10 a.m. –  11 a.m.
    Education Room 2

    The Medicare Open Enrollment period runs through Dec. 7. Join us for an informative session by CareMore, Humana, United Health and Universal Health to learn the various Medicare options available. Call 702.880.2700 to register. FREE.

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  • $75 Digital Screening Mammogram!

    October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month – get your digital screening mammogram for only $75 available to women ages 40 and up. No referral necessary. Offer available Oct. 1 to 31. Visit SunriseHealthInfo.com for an appointment or call 702.880.2900.

  • Bay Area Teen Saves Life. You Can Too!

    Education is a valuable tool, especially when it comes to CPR education and training.

    In this video , we take a closer look at how a young teen saves the life of another using CPR. Just one week after completing her lifeguard required CPR training with the American Red Cross, this teenage girl provided CPR to a fellow train passenger until the ambulance arrived. Learn more about how this teen saved a life by watching the full clip.

    Do you know how to perform CPR? Consider enrolling in one of our classes or community events by viewing our Classes & Events Calendar or by contacting Southern Hills Hospital and Medical Center at (702) 880-2100.

  • Arm Yourself with Safety! H2U Tae Kwon Do/Self Defense Class

    H2U Tae Kwon Do/Self Defense class on Wednesday, Oct. 19 from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.  Learn the benefits and basics of Tae Kwon Do and increase your level of personal safety by knowing how to defend yourself, in case of any emergent event.

    This event is FREE, but registration is required.  Call 702.880.2700 to register!

  • Learn More About Our Recent Blog Topics

    Online Resources

    Are you searching for the right pediatric urgent care or hospital for your child? How can you recognize the symptoms of a stroke? If you’re interested in more information on the importance of breast care services, the warning signs of a stroke, or common childhood illnesses, then check out these great resources.

    For more information on our services, facilities, community events, and much more, visit our website or give the Southern Hills Hospital & Medical Center of Las Vegas a call at (702) 880-2100.

  • Save Money by Driving Safely!

    Drive safely and save money? Cool! Attend the AARP Driver Safety class and receive a discount on your automobile insurance. It’s on Thursday, Oct. 13 from 8 a.m. to noon. Cost is $12 for AARP members and $14 for non-members. Personal  check only payable to AARP on day of class. Call 702.880.2700 to register!

  • Silver Syringe Award Goes to Southern Hills Hospital & Medical Center! Get your flu shot now!!

    Vaccination

    For the third consecutive year, Southern Hills Hospital & Medical Center received the Silver Syringe Award from the Southern Nevada Immunization and Health Coalition for its highest flu vaccination rates among employees in acute care hospitals in the past year. Get your flu shot now!

  • Pediatrics Express at Southern Hills Hospital & Medical Center

    Pediatric Care

    Parents will do just about anything to keep their children happy and healthy, including searching for the best medical and emergency care possible. Learn more about your options for excellent pediatric care with this overview on Southern Hills Hospital & Medical Center’s Pediatrics Express.

    The Southern Hills Hospital and Sunrise Children’s Hospital have partnered together to help southwest Las Vegas families gain access to expert pediatric emergency care. We understand that children require a different level of care than adults, which is why our facilities are equipped with dedicated pediatric emergency rooms and a number of certified emergency department physicians and expertly trained medical staff members. In the event that your child requires specialized care, we provide access to sub-specialists through Sunrise Children’s Hospital .

    To determine if your child requires emergency care services, learn about the most common childhood illnesses and health concerns, including:

    • Allergies and asthma
    • Respiratory conditions, such as colds, runny noses, coughs, and the flu
    • Skin conditions like growths, rashes, cysts, burns, discolorations, and superficial injuries
    • Infections
    • Eye conditions and injuries
    • Gastrointestinal conditions including vomiting and diarrhea
    • Dehydration and heat stroke
    • Conditions or injuries to the central and peripheral nervous systems
    • Urinary tract infections and other genital/urinary conditions
    • Orthopedic conditions affecting the bones, tendons, ligaments, muscles, and nerves
    • Mental health conditions, including suicidal thoughts or tendencies, attention deficiencies, and other disorders

    When it comes to the health of your child, we understand there’s no substitute for excellent service. Whether your child is suffering from a burn, laceration, abdominal pain, or requires the services of an orthopedic surgeon,  Southern Hills Hospital & Medical Center is your number-one resource for pediatric care. For more information on our services, visit our website or contact us at (702) 880-2100. To check out our emergency room wait times , simply text “ER” to 23000.

     

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