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  • Humboldt Museum Has New AED to Protect Visitors

    Winnemucca’s Humboldt Museum is now an official member of the “HeartShare” family. The North Central Nevada Historical Society, the board that operates the museum, recently purchased an Automated External Defibrillator (AED) for placement in one of the building’s main exhibit areas—protecting any visitor who might suffer a sudden cardiac arrest. More than 500,000 will ...

  • Harmony Resident Goldie Holbrook Celebrates 100 Years

    Goldie Holbrook is a quiet little lady with a warm eyes and a big smile. But when Humboldt General Hospital announced her 100 th birthday on Wednesday, July 18, the community was anything but quiet. Well wishes poured in from all over Winnemucca and Paradise Valley, where Goldie lived for much of her life. Friends and neighbors shared many beautiful sentiments as well as fun memories from ...

  • Healthy Nevada Project Genetic Testing Returns to HGH August 1

    In September 2016, Winnemucca residents helped make history by welcoming a first-of-its-kind, community-based population health study. Now local residents will have the chance to take part in phase two of this landmark study, which combines clinical, genetic and environmental data with the goal of providing personalized, precision medicine for individuals while improving health statewide. With ...

  • Humboldt General Hospital to Offer Free Sports Physicals to Area Youth

    Humboldt General Hospital will offer free sports physicals to area youth this weekend. The 2018 exams will take place from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, July 28, in Suites F and G of the hospital’s medical office building, located upstairs from the main lobby. This is the 10th year that HGH has offered free sports physicals to all Lowry High School, McDermitt High School, Winnemucca Junior High ...

  • Community Invited to Participate in 'Battle of Badges' Blood Drive

    Local residents are invited to provide backup to their favorite emergency services agency this month as part of the July Community Blood Drive. The “Battle of the Badges” Blood Drive is sponsored by the Humboldt Hospital Auxiliary along with United Blood Services in Reno. Times are noon to 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, July 18, and 8 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Thursday, July 19, at the West Hall of the ...

  • Harmony, Quail Residents 'Fly High' With Paper Airplane Contest

    Skyler Slovernick takes his paper airplane flying very seriously. Tuesday, June 12, the incoming sixth-grader at French Ford Middle School coordinated a truly “uplifting” summer kickoff for residents at the Harmony Manor Skilled Nursing and Residential Care Community and the Quail Corner Life Enrichment Community. Skyler hosted a paper airplane flying competition that included ...

  • HGH 'Fit Kids' Summer Program Designed to Get Kids Moving

    Humboldt General Hospital is hoping to get kids moving this summer. The facility, located at 118 E. Haskell Street, has announced the return of “Fit Kids,” a fun summer program for kids ages 3 to 12. The program will include five events over the summer—all designed to get kids off the couch and into healthy activities. Humboldt General Hospital Wellness Coordinator Billie Lucero ...

  • Humboldt General Hospital Partners With REMSA to Provide Access to Registered Nurses 24/7

    Local residents who have a medical problem or question now have the option to speak to a registered nurse 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Humboldt General Hospital will launch a Nurse Health Line on June 15 in partnership with REMSA, the Regional Emergency Medical Services Authority. The free service will improve access to care for individuals and families in Humboldt County, Nevada. Registered ...

  • HGH Launches 'Project Dignity' to Benefit Women in Transition

    Humboldt General Hospital has launched its first annual feminine product drive this month to benefit local women in transition. June 1, the facility located at 118 E. Haskell Street, debuted “Project Dignity,” in what organizers hope will be a community-wide effort to supply women seeking refuge from domestic violence or abuse with feminine products. The drive will run from June 1 ...

  • EMT Kadie Lynch Honored for Contribution Toward Local Telemedicine Program

    A local EMT was honored June 4 for her efforts to connect local residents with specialty healthcare in Reno. Kadie Lynch, an Emergency Medical Technician with HGH EMS Rescue, was awarded a “TELEMED Presenter” plaque by EMS Chief Sean Burke for her contributions toward Humboldt General Hospital’s Telemedicine Program. Three years ago, HGH began partnering with Renown Health to ...

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