Well Care Launches Work Program at Southern Nevada Clinic

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LAS VEGAS COMPANY HEALTHCARE COMPANY LAUNCHES NEW WORK PROGRAM
LAS VEGAS, NV - (January 7th, 2018) –The Well Care Group’s Las Vegas location announces the pilot of a work program for their residents.

The new work program called “Smart Start” allows residents of the Well Care Group’s Las Vegas housing program to gain essential job skills to help them reacclimate back into society. After completion of the course, residents are given a certification of completion and help with job placement. Ten of the residents graduated from the program on January 4th, 2019. Five of the graduates have already gained employment and the other five graduates have secured job interviews. Here are some photos of the recent graduates at the graduation ceremony.

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Well Care Gives Back

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Our team was able to host a Christmas celebration for it’s residents at New Hope Motel. The holidays can be a difficult time of the year for many people who are in recovery and away from their family members.

The amazing staff hosted a dinner celebration for 200 people and every resident received gifts. We would like to thank all our staff members for working so hard to make our residents feel special not only during the holidays but every day of the year.

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How to recognize warning signs in someone who could be considering suicide

LAS VEGAS (KSNV) — The recent deaths of Kate Spade and Anthony Bourdain have put renewed focus on suicide prevention and awareness.

Lanecha Williams and Kristine Yumul with the Well Care Group joined us Monday to discuss the warning signs of someone who might be contemplating suicide.

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World Mental Health Day

Las Vegas, NV - (September 5th, 2017) – The Well Care Group is proud to offer FREE depression screenings every Friday in the month of September from 1p-3p at the Las Vegas Clinic in observance of Suicide Prevention Month. Suicide is the 6th leading cause of death for Nevadans. Males make up 80% of suicide deaths at an average rate of 33.3 per 100,000. Nevada seniors over 60 have the highest suicide rate in the nation, over double the national average for the same age group (Source: Department of Health and Human Services).

Bringing healthcare clinic to underserved

In 2015, The Well Care Group piloted a program, aimed at reducing the number of readmissions among the underserved population in the Southern Nevada city. The program was so successful it was implemented at 90 percent of hospitals in Las Vegas. 

"It has done so well in Las Vegas there was no reason it could not impact the population in Northern Nevada," said Max Casal, who is CFO as well as managing director of the Northern Nevada division of Well Care.

Las Vegas Based Healthcare Company Moves Current Clinic in Reno, Nevada

Reno, NV - (August 8th, 2017) – The Well Care Group is moving on August 14th, 2017 from their current location at 790 Willow Street Reno, Nevada 89502 to 850 Mill Street Reno, Nevada 89502.  The Las Vegas based company expanded to Reno in 2016, and in less than one year the clinic has exceeded performance expectations and outgrown it’s current location. This exciting move will help to accommodate even more patients and allow the clinic to offer expanded and improved services.

Las Vegas Based Healthcare Company Offers Free Depression Screenings In September in Observance of Suicide Prevention Month Free Events All Month Long To Help The Mentally Ill and Homeless Population

Las Vegas, NV - (September 5th, 2017) – The Well Care Group is proud to offer FREE depression screenings every Friday in the month of September from 1p-3p at the Las Vegas Clinic in observance of Suicide Prevention Month. Suicide is the 6th leading cause of death for Nevadans. Males make up 80% of suicide deaths at an average rate of 33.3 per 100,000. Nevada seniors over 60 have the highest suicide rate in the nation, over double the national average for the same age group (Source: Department of Health and Human Services).

Las Vegas Based Healthcare Company Announces Lisa Leatham-Vancil, LCSW as Director of Therapy and Mobile Crisis Assessment Team (MCAT) to the Reno Clinic

Mrs. Leatham-Vancil's duties will include but not limited to fostering a clinical based practice and supervising the clinicians' that have direct contact with our clientele, supporting the practice physicians, and foster an excellent working relationship with all practice team members and the community. She will be responsible for recruiting, selecting, and training clinical staff. Mrs. Leatham-Vancil, LCSW will ensure practice growth through identifying, recommending, and implementing practice needs including: staffing, treatment modalities and programs that our facilities provide. She will be responsible for executing programs and meeting the needs of the client's as directed by the community, physicians and management as well as ensuring that the practice is running efficiently to keep patient satisfaction high.

Las Vegas Based Healthcare Company Announces Michael P. Casal, MD, FACOG, as Director and Supervising Physician for Women's Services in the Northern Nevada Behavioral Health Care and Family Clinic

Las Vegas, NV - (March 22nd, 2017) – The Well Care Group announces Michael P. Casal, MD, FACOG to their Behavioral Health Care and Family Practice in Reno, Nevada.Dr. Michael P. Casal’s duties will include overseeing clinic operations, as well as service patients in The Well Care Group’s Reno Nevada clinic. Dr. Casal brings not only experience and knowledge to the Reno clinic but also his passion for medicine. Dr. Casal is fluent in Spanish and Tagalog, allowing The Well Care clinic to service a wide variety of patients.