VHS Health News Magazine Fall 2017

Health News Magazine Online Fall 2017

Health News from the Valley Health System is a publication designed to bring you the latest news as well as health and wellness information you can use throughout the year. You can read the latest issue here, or sign up to have Health News mailed directly to your home.

In This Issue:
Desert View Hospital marks one-year affiliation with The Valley Health System
Fall 2017

Desert View Hospital marks one-year affiliation with The Valley Health System

Since affiliating with The Valley Health System in August 2016, Desert View Hospital has continued to care for patients who need emergency services and more.
Henderson Hospital prepares for its one-year anniversary
Fall 2017

Henderson Hospital prepares for its one-year anniversary

“Our goal was to provide a healing, caring experience like no other,” says Henderson Hospital CEO Sam Kaufman. “We’re very proud of the progress we’ve made and the reception we’ve had in the community.”
We're Living Proof
Fall 2017

I'm Living Proof ... Bob Cannata

Bob Cannata keeps himself in good physical shape and never thought he would have a heart problem. At age 54, however, he noticed something might be wrong.
Rachel Moena
Fall 2017

I'm Living Proof ... Rachel Moenoa

Rachel Moenoa, 33, had her first heart valve replacement when she was just 9 years old. She had a second surgery in her teens and went on to live an active life until last year, when she began to experience shortness of breath.
Defining quality healthcare
Fall 2017

Defining quality healthcare

How do you define quality healthcare? For a patient undergoing a hip replacement, it may mean a successful surgery, assistance with pain medication and personal needs, and time spent with a physical therapist to begin walking and learning useful tips for getting out of bed or using the bathroom.