Health Policy Hub

About Us

August 2020 -

The Guinn Center has launched a Health Policy Hub, which will serve as a clearinghouse for health policy information that identifies and seeks to address many of the challenges and opportunities faced by stakeholders in Nevada’s health policy ecosystem.  We will share original articles and infographic essays and identity other sources information that may be relevant to stakeholders interested in health care policy in Nevada.

Recent Research


Women’s Health Care Utilization and Costs (04/2021)

Helping Hands: Personal Care Aide Landscape in Nevada 

The Impact of COVID-19 on Communities of Color in Nevada 

Mental Health Spending in Nevada

Paid Sick Leave in Nevada

Capacity and Financing for Public Health Emergencies in Nevada

The COVID-19 Pandemic and Resulting Economic Crash Have Caused the Greatest Health Insurance Losses in American History

Priority Medicaid Issues for New State Officials

Promoting Health and Cost Control in States: How States Can Improve Community Health & Well-Being Through Policy Change

Medicaid Managed Care: Increasing Expectations & Accountability

Transforming Primary Health Care for Women


Recent News



With job losses, workers and their families lose health insurance coverage

Clark County housing problems seen as drag on public health

Health care R&D growing in Las Vegas, but more needed

Health care worker shortage hurts us all

The Influence of Technology on Nursing

Links to COVID-19 Resources


Southern Nevada Health District COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution

Washoe County Health District COVID-19 Information



Additional Resources


Nurse Journal