Retire in Las Vegas

Health and Safety

Get health and safety information on Las Vegas.

Healthcare Overview

Number of ranked counties in state: 17

County Rank Within State

Health Outcomes:

6

Health Factors:

12

Health Behaviors:

7

Quality of Life:

11

Clinical Care:

6

Percentile Within State

Health Outcomes:

65%

Health Factors:

29%

Health Behaviors:

59%

Quality of Life:

35%

Clinical Care:

65%

Source: County Health Rankings

Providers

# of Primary Care Physicians: 1106
Number of residents per primary care physician: 1834:1
State average number of residents per primary care physician: 1:1
# of Dentists: 1211
Number of residents per dentist: 1709:1
State average number of residents per dentist: 1:1
# of Mental Health Providers: 3480
Number of residents per mental health provider: 595:1
State average number of residents per mental health provider: 570:1

Hospitals

# of hospitals within 25 miles: 13

Average ER Wait Time: 21 minutes
National Average ER Wait Time:24 minutes

Sample hospitals

Joint Comm Accreditation
# of beds
ER Services
ER Wait Time (in minutes)

Nursing Homes

Nursing homes within 25 miles:

32

7

6

6

5

5

Percentage with 4 or 5 stars

41%

Costs

Healthcare Type

Monthly Cost
State Median Cost
Projected Montly Cost (20 years from now)
Homemaker services:
$ 3,813
$ 4,052
$ 6,887
Home Health Aide:
$ 3,527
$ 4,004
$ 6,370
Adult Day Health Care:
$ 1,517
$ 1,560
$ 2,740
Private, 1br assisted living:
$ 2,850
$ 3,050
$ 5,147
Nursing Home, Semi-private Room:
$ 7,908
$ 7,939
$ 14,283
Nursing Home, Private Room:
$ 8,821
$ 8,648
$ 15,932

Source: Genworth Financial

Safety

  • Area
  • National Average

Hurricane Risk

1

Tornado Risk

1

Wildfire Risk

4

Earthquake Risk

3

Nuclear Reactor Within 20 Miles

No

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