Sunrise Hospital & Medical Center

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Sunrise Hospital & Medical Center
Hospital Corporation of America
Sunrise Healthcare System
Sunrise Hospital & Medical Center logo.png
Geography
Location 3186 South Maryland Parkway
Winchester, Clark County, Nevada, U.S.
Organisation
Care system Private
Funding For-profit hospital
Hospital type General and Teaching
Affiliated university University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine (1969–2017)
UNLV School of Medicine (2017–present)
Network Hospital Corporation of America
Sunrise Healthcare System
Services
Standards Joint Commission
Emergency department Level II trauma center
Beds 701
Helipad Yes
History
Founded 1958; 60 years ago (1958)
Links
Website https://sunrisehospital.com/

Sunrise Hospital & Medical Center is a for-profit hospital owned by the Hospital Corporation of America and operated by Sunrise Healthcare System. It is located in the Las Vegas Valley in the town of Winchester, Nevada.

History[edit]

Sunrise was founded in 1958. It was designed by architect Hugh E. Taylor and built by Las Vegas developer, Irwin Molasky alongside businessmen Moe Dalitz, Allard Roen and Merv Adelson.[1] The hospital established the area's first neonatal ICU in 1974.

Sunrise received 199 wounded patients in the aftermath of the 2017 Las Vegas shooting.[2]

Services[edit]

Accreditation[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Koch, Ed (September 1, 2008). "Desert Inn, Stardust chief helped integrate Las Vegas Strip". Las Vegas Sun. Retrieved November 28, 2014. 
  2. ^ Woods, Alden (30 October 2017). "'Is this real?': Seven hours of chaos, bravery at Las Vegas hospital after mass shooting". The Arizona Republic. Gannett. Retrieved 11 November 2017. 
  3. ^ "The Breast Center at Sunrise Hospital accredited". Las Vegas Review-Journal. June 20, 2012. Retrieved August 19, 2012. 

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