Renown Health Plans to Open a New Branch in South Reno

Renown is a leading Northern Nevada-based healthcare that is reputable for its not-for-profit program. The healthcare is planning to open a new family practice clinic, in spring, at The Summit Mall in South Reno. The clinic aims to increase service provision in the future through the primary care services and a laboratory.

Dr. McCormack, the medical director of the healthcare, cited that they were waiting for the healthcare industry to be stable. This is because of the current uncertainty in the industry following the proposed repealing and replacement of the Obamacare by President Donald Trump.

The Clinic

The 10,000-square-foot South Reno clinic covers three vacant storefronts. The clinic is expected to be flexible to accommodate other services such as a conference area for the staff members to confer with their patients. It is estimated to have a staff of 11 members. Renown Health is planning recruit one nurse practitioner and at least one primary care physician to the current staff.

The South Reno clinic chose Shaheen Beauchamp Builders LLC to carry out the project. Moreover, the company is a prestigious Carson City-based commercial general contractor. Eric Fong of MBA Architects + Interior Design performed the architecture and design. Additionally, MSA Engineering Consultants conducted the electrical engineering, mechanical, and plumbing.

Dr. McCormack mentioned that the growing population of Truckee Meadow as well as its improved economy and access to health insurance contributes to the need for many primary care clinics, especially in the South Meadows region. Currently, Renown Health has 12 primary care clinics in Carson City, Fernley, Reno-Sparks, and Fallon.

An Overview of Renown Health

Renown Health is a prestigious healthcare provider in Northern Nevada. It is also a leading not-for-profit health network that spends its earnings to reinvest into programs and equipment for serving communities in a better way. Renown Health was established in 1862 during an outbreak of smallpox.

Renown Health delivers world-class healthcare services through its dedicated staff and modern amenities as well as the state-of-art technology. It has different departments including Renown Children’s Hospital and Renown Institute for Cancer.