Health News Magazine Spring 2017 Cover

Health News Magazine Spring 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:
I'm Living Proof: Jeff Pelton
Spring 2017

I'm Living Proof: Jeff Pelton

Jeff Pelton was helping a friend set up fireworks last July, when he felt something jump from his arm to his forehead. He tried to slap it off, and about a half hour later his face began to swell.
Discover the Robotic Technology That Changed David Gardner's Life
Spring 2017

Discover the Robotic Technology That Changed David Gardner's Life

David was diagnosed with rectal cancer last June, three days after retiring from his career as a science teacher. “I was blindsided,” he recalls of getting the diagnosis.
Celebrate New Beginnings at Henderson Hospital
Spring 2017

Celebrate New Beginnings at Henderson Hospital

Ashanti and Tyre Gray were expecting their first baby and were excited to tour The Birthplace at Henderson Hospital when the new facility opened last fall.
"We Just Fell in Love With Valley Hospital"
Spring 2017

"We Just Fell in Love With Valley Hospital"

Harry Morodomi’s goal was to get back home with his wife, Geri, after suffering a stroke in December 2016. His hard work during inpatient rehabilitation, and the support of his wife and therapy team, helped him get there.
Centennial Hills Hospital Embraces Compassion in Caring
Spring 2017

Centennial Hills Hospital Embraces Compassion in Caring

Sometimes a simple act of kindness and compassion can change a person’s life. That’s the essence of a special program at Centennial Hills Hospital that is helping to shape the nurses of tomorrow.
Spring Valley Hospital Opens a Hybrid Operating Suite
Spring 2017

Spring Valley Hospital Opens a Hybrid Operating Suite

Spring Valley Hospital recently unveiled its $1.8 million hybrid cardiac operating suite. The 930-square foot suite is used for advanced procedures like thoracic aneurysm repairs, minimally invasive heart surgeries and cardiac catheterizations.