Patient Stories

Our amazing patients share their stories of the wonderful care they received at a Northern Nevada Health System facility.


Shannon visited the ER at McCarran NW because she was experiencing an irregular heartbeat. She is grateful that she was able to receive immediate care at a facility equipped to treat someone with her condition.

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Jeff Chapman

Jeff ChapmanJeff had surgery on his spinal cord, then spent 20 days in rehab at Northern Nevada Medical Center. He has come quite a long way and is now back to doing the things he loves.

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Brett Kuhnsman

Brett KuhnsmanBrett visited the Northern Nevada Sierra Medical Center emergency department for treatment of a blood clot. The care he received exceeded his expectations.

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Sydney with dad and baby EllieMom Sydney and baby Ellie were recent patients at Northern Nevada Sierra Medical Center and only had great things to say about The Family Birth Center. “The nursing staff I had were very encouraging and helpful through the entire labor and delivery process,” said Sydney. “They listened and took into consideration my feelings and that’s something I will forever be grateful for. I have never met such kind and wonderful staff.”

Thank you to all who allow us to be part of their birthing journey!