Lilnetra Grady

FirstMed Health and Wellness Center announces new Chief Medical Officer

Las Vegas, Nev. — FirstMed Health and Wellness Center (FirstMed), a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) and Certified Community Behavioral Health Center (CCBHC) that provides comprehensive preventative, primary care medical services and mental health services for ages five and older to low income and under-served families in Southern Nevada, has appointed Lilnetra Grady as its […] Read More

FirstMed Health and Wellness Center partners with RTC and UNLV to launch public safety program to combat human trafficking

FirstMed to provide comprehensive, trauma-informed wrap-around services to victims Las Vegas, Nev. — FirstMed Health and Wellness Center (FirstMed), a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) and Certified Community Behavioral Health Center (CCBHC) that provides comprehensive preventative, primary care medical services and mental health services for ages five and older to low income and under-served families […] Read More

Support Groups at FirstMed

At FirstMed, we offer two comfortable and supportive group settings to assist those seeking recovery and those who support recovery. Please see the information below to help determine which group may be right for you: Substance Use group This group is designed for anyone at any stage of recovery, or anyone looking to begin the […] Read More

FirstMed Participates in Annual Homeless Census

Wednesday, January 29, 2020 was a bit of a blustery and cold one in Las Vegas. But that didn’t stop the annual Homeless Census from taking place. Afterall, nearly 3000 individuals in Las Vegas sleep unsheltered each night, regardless of the conditions. For some it may be their first night unsheltered. For others, they have […] Read More
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Saying Goodbye to 2019

On Friday, December 20, 2019 the providers and staff at FirstMed Health and Wellness came together at Canyon Ridge Country Club to celebrate 2019 and the holiday season. The evening was complete with delicious food, fun games, dancing and raffles. Performances from individuals as well as clinic staff from each of the three offices provided […] Read More

Addiction Treatment Week highlights recovery pitfalls in Las Vegas

By:Sean DeLancey LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — The opioid epidemic continues to stress Southern Nevada’s recovery community as Addiction Treatment Week highlights potential pitfalls in a addict’s ability to seek help. Opiate overdoses claimed 412 lives in 2017 according to the most recent data from the Centers for Disease Control. Angela Quinn, CEO of First Med […] Read More

Horizon Health

For all of us in healthcare, there comes a moment in time when we transition from provider to patient or family advocate.  This past week was my turn.  One of my parents (like many in my generation, I’m blessed with more than two) was hospitalized with a myriad of difficulties that boil down to, elderly […] Read More

Repeal and Replace 2.0: Sandoval expresses concern, Heller promises review

LAS VEGAS (KSNV NEWS3LV) — Senate Republicans unveiled their revised Obamacare replacement on Thursday, and while it contains some changes to the original proposal, it contains a key element Nevada’s top two Republicans oppose: cuts to Medicaid, which is the program that helps low-income and needy Americans. Gov. Brian Sandoval, in Rhode Island for the National […] Read More