At The Valley Health System Blog you'll find information you can use to improve your overall health and well-being, and stories about our amazing patients and Healthcare Heroes serving our community.
A Special Thank-You to Veterans
November 5, 2020
Veterans sacrifice so much for others. Learn how Valley Hospital is honoring them with a final heartfelt sendoff.
A Hospital Pharmacy for the Whole Community
October 21, 2020
Spring Valley Hospital's CentRx Pharmacy is open for walk-in patients. Learn about special services, discounts and more.
Honoring Our Emergency Care Heroes
October 15, 2020
A display at Desert Springs Hospital celebrates the special relationship with the community’s frontline health workers.
Nurses Leading by Example
July 13, 2020
Great leaders exhibit strength, character, bravery, faith and empathy. But in uncharted waters, these attributes are an absolute must.
Making a Difference in a Time of Crisis
July 10, 2020
When personal protective equipment was unavailable, Emory Deschamps coordinated efforts to make sure hospital staff had adequate supply.
Frontliner in Focus: Charanpal Singh, MD
July 8, 2020
Team members highlight the contributions made by Intensivist Charanpal Singh, MD, as he rises to the challenge of treating COVID-19 patients.
Mother and Daughter Nursing Team on the Front Lines
July 6, 2020
Providing compassionate care for critically ill patients, this mother and daughter duo draw on each other's strengths to get through the day.
How COVID-19 Has Impacted Medical Residents
July 2, 2020
Swetha Vakkalanka, MD, began her Family Medicine residency last year. Now she shares her thoughts on how COVID-19 has transformed her first year in medicine.
This Graduation Would Not Be Postponed
June 30, 2020
When the pandemic began, Jennifer Rivera was finishing nursing school and her graduation ceremony was postponed. Her manager had other plans.
A Colorful Tribute to Our Healthcare Heroes
June 26, 2020
#VegasGoesBlue in an inspiring show of support for those on the front lines in the fight against COVID-19.