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Community Health Programs

 

Dignity Health - St. Rose Dominican continues to meet the community’s health needs in a variety of ways based on a commitment to promote wholeness of body, mind and spirit in an atmosphere of collaboration.

This past fiscal year (2020), that mission was prominent as St. Rose Dominican provided nearly $140 million in net community benefits, including the unpaid cost of Medicare.

In early 2021, Dignity Health - St. Rose Dominican, the community's only nonprofit, faith based hospital system, made more than $350,000 in grant awards to seven nonprofit organizations in Henderson and Las Vegas working together to improve health status and quality of life. St. Rose has funded community programs for more than 20 years.

Dignity Health - St. Rose Dominican and its affiliate organizations are strong supporters of the community. A variety of community programs are available for Henderson and Las Vegas valley residents and visitors.

Artie J. Cannon Helping Hands of Henderson

Provides transportation services to Henderson residents 60 and older for medical appointments, shopping, and errands to help individuals maintain independence and live in their homes unassisted. Also provides Golden Grocery and senior food pantry services.

(702) 616-6554
(702) 616-4328 (Golden Grocery)
 

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Chronic Pain Self-Management Program

This six-week, evidence-based program empowers those living with chronic pain to better self-manage their condition and find a support system. Call (702) 616-4932 for information.

Diabetes Lifestyle Training and Nutrition

Pre-diabetes, gestational diabetes, and ongoing diabetes management classes, consultations, and support groups are available. Call (702) 616-4975 for information.

Fruit and Vegetable Prescription Program (FVRx)

Those who are experiencing food insecurity and need access to fresh fruit and vegetables can receive produce from a local Las Vegas farmer. Cluck It Farm will deliver organic produce boxes twice a month for up to six months.

(702) 620-7863

Medicare Assistance Program (MAP)

The Medicare Assistance Program (MAP) encompasses programs formerly known as SMP, SHIP, and MIPPA, and is a state-based program that offers local one-on-one counseling to those with Medicare, their families, and caregivers.

(702) 616-4926

Nevada Health Link

Connecting You to Health Insurance Options
 

Are you uninsured? Open Enrollment begins November 1 and runs through January 15, 2022; we can help keep you connected to health coverage if you experience a life change any other time of the year.  
 

 The Silver State Health Insurance Exchange (Exchange) is the state agency that operates the online health insurance marketplace called Nevada Health Link. The Exchange oversees and offers Qualified Health Insurance Plans to Nevada consumers through the Affordable Care Act (ACA).  

Consumers who use the Exchange ultimately pay lower premiums. Over 80% of those who enroll in health insurance through Nevada Health Link qualify for federal assistance to help pay their monthly premiums.  

Contact one of our Certified Enrollment Counselors at (702) 616-4904 to see if you qualify for enrollment and federal assistance.  

Spanish-Speaking Navigators Available

 

Powerful Tools for Caregivers

This program helps caregivers develop skills to overcome the burdens and stress from their roles as caregivers.

(702) 616-4912

R.E.D. Rose Program (Engelstad Foundation)

Provides breast exams, mammograms, ultrasounds, surgical consultations, and biopsies and support services to women and men 49 and under who lack adequate health care coverage or the financial means to obtain them. Bilingual services are available.

(702) 620-7858

Senior Peer Counseling

Volunteer Peer Counselors provide confidential, personal, and supportive counseling to seniors facing the challenges and concerns of growing older.

(702) 616-4971

WIC (Women Infants & Children) Program

The Women, Infants and Children (WIC) Program is a nutrition program that provides nutritious foods, nutrition counseling, nutrition classes, breastfeeding support, and referrals to health and other social services to participants at no charge.

(702) 616-4905