Behavioral-health bed count going up

Robison, Jennifer
May 2008
Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);5/5/2008, Vol. 25 Issue 18, p22
The article reports on the increase in the number of behavioral health clinics in Southern Nevada as Pioneer Behavioral Health plans to build two inpatient treatment centers for psychiatric patients in the state. According to Bruce Shear of Pioneer, the good business climate of Las Vegas and its shortage of behavioral-health services inspired the hospitals. Doctor Lesley Dickson of the Nevada Psychiatric Association appreciates the efforts of Pioneer to address the shortage of mental health services in the state.


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