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Luis Olivas, D.O., left, chief resident of family medicine in Las Vegas, speaks with a patient as Elissa Palmer, M.D., chair of the department, and medical student Troy Shields review the patient’s case on the school’s newly installed electronic medical records system. From the July 2014 issue of Synapse. Photo by Edgar Antonio Núñez

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School of Medicine on seat belt safety

• KLAS Ch. 8

School of Medicine study looks at hospital costs associated with vehicle accidents when patient is wearing or not wearing a seat belt.

John Packham: Achieving health care’s triple aim

• Reno Gazette-Journal

Next month, delegates from around the world will be sharing ideas and best practices on the integration of emergency medical services into rural and urban health care delivery systems at the 10th annual International Roundtable on Community Paramedicine being held in Reno.

New doc joins Tahoe Sports Medicine

• Tahoe Daily Tribune

Barton Health is pleased to announce that Alison Ganong, MD will be joining Tahoe Orthopedics and Sports Medicine in September.

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