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Reno - Hospitals

Note that Renown Regional Medical Center (in Reno) and Northern Nevada Medical Center (in Sparks) receive  participants that are transported from the playa for in-depth  care. We hope you’ll never need to visit either of these facilities, but in case you do, here’s the info on them and other hospitals and urgent care facilities in the region. All hospitals are open 24/7.


Northern Nevada Medical Center
2345 East Prater Way – 775-356-1212 - map - (Vista)
Open 24/7.  The closest major hospital to Black Rock City.  The hospital is best reached from I-80 by the Vista Blvd. exit, where you’ll want to turn north on Vista, and then up about 1 mile, turn right onto Prater Way.

Renown Regional Medical Center
155 Mill Street – 775-982-4100 – map - (Downtown) – (Grand Sierra Resort)

St Mary’s Regional Medical Center
236 West 6th Street  – 775-770-3000 – map - (Downtown)

Renown South Meadows Medical Center
10101 Double R Blvd – 775-982-7000 – map - (South Meadows Parkway)

Carson-Tahoe Regional Medical Center
775 Fleischmann Way – 775-882-1361 – 775-445-8000 – map - (Carson City)

Urgent/Family Care Facilities

Renown Urgent Care
4791 Summit Ridge Drive – 775-982-5000 – map
Mon-Fri 8am-7pm, Sat and Sun 9am-5pm.

Saint Mary’s Urgent Care
6180 Mae Anne Avenue # 1  – 775-770-7580 – (Robb Drive)
Mon-Fri 8am-8pm, Sat & Sun 9am-5pm.

Faster Care
15 McCabe Drive (just off South Virginia) – 775-826-9111 – (South Meadows Parkway)
Open Mon-Fri 8am-6pm, Sat and Sun 9am-4pm.

Carson Tahoe Urgent Care
1201 South Carson Street – 775-445-7330 – (Carson City)
Open 8am-8pm daily.

Renown Family & Urgent Care
1320 Newlands Drive – 775-575-3600 – (Fernley)
Open Mon-Fri 9am-7pm, Sat 9am-3pm (closed Sunday).

Pyramid Lake Health Clinic
705 Highway 446, Nixon – 775-574-0987 – (Nixon)
Open Mon-Fri 8am-4:30pm, Wed 8am-noon.

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Need more info? Try: Reno-Sparks Convention & Visitors Authority, Reno News and Review, Reno Gazette-Journal, Reno Magazine, Reno Tahoe Tonight, National Traffic and Road Closure Information, PlayReno, NevadaNet,,, paragraph end