The Children’s Specialty Center of Nevada has treated those affected by sickle cell disease since the clinic opened in 2007.
As a result of our efforts, in 2014 we were invited to join other well-known regional treatment centers to become part of the Pacific Sickle Cell Regional Collaborative (PSCRC). It is part of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA).
The collaborative is aimed at increasing available services for those with sickle cell disease and improving long term health for this population. Many patients with sickle cell disease rely on Medicaid. Unfortunately, fewer providers are willing to see these complex patients due to low Medicaid reimbursement rates.
PSCRC outlets, including The Children’s Specialty Center of Nevada, provide the following services:
The Children’s Specialty Center of Nevada will join other sickle cell disease treatment centers including:
Recipient: Center for Inherited Blood Disorders, Orange, CA
Sub-Recipient, Co-PI: UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital Oakland, Oakland, CA
Core SCD Treatment Centers:
Community Based Organization (CBO) Partners:
To make an appointment, or for additional information, please call (702) 732-1493.
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