Carson Tahoe partners with Utah hospital

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Carson Tahoe Health is partnering with University of Utah Health Care in Salt Lake City to expand resources and access to specialized treatment.

The agreement between hospitals was announced Thursday.

Officials say the partnership will allow the Carson City-based hospital to improve patient access for high-risk medical specialties like advanced cancer care, clinical trials, neurosciences and transplants.

The efforts will include telemedicine services as well as satellite clinics staffed by University of Utah specialists.

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