SPARKS — Reno Clinical Trials Medical Group, a research center dedicated to conducting clinical trials, is planning to open a medical facility Aug. 1.
The research facility will be located at 3160 N. Truckee Lane in Sparks and will serve as its headquarters for research and will be equipped with modern technologies for modern methodologies. The company works to offer novel tests for industries, as well as to provide area residents access to free health assessments, new medicines and new treatment methods.
Reno Clinical Trials has a lineup of both internal clinical trials and accompanying diagnostic tests that have been developed in collaboration with pharmaceutical companies. Clinical trials offered by RCT are standardized, certified and approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) before made available to the public.
Reno Clinical Trials Medical Group is the only privately dedicated clinical trials research center in northern Nevada. The main thrust of RCT’s operations is on clinical trials for new medical treatments for conditions such as depression, bipolar disorder, anxiety, diabetes, hypertension, gout, pain management, Alzheimer’s, smoking cessation and other related studies.
“We are very happy to provide services that can offer the Reno Sparks community 100 percent free access to the newest and most advanced medical treatment methods that, when fully implemented as a health care procedure, would otherwise cost them hundreds to thousands of dollars,” said RCT director Rachel Higgs. “Experienced doctors, nurses and health practitioners give our patients close supervision to provide for the utmost service and care, during the trials. Our patients will also take heart in knowing that their participation is assisting the most innovative doctors and scientist in the advancement of medicine for their generation and generations to follow. ”
Reno Clinical Trials also has announced the upcoming launch of its website, through which patients can sign up in for future notifications of clinical trials.
RCT invites experienced doctors ranging from internal medicine, psychiatry, podiatry and dermatology, as well as experienced nurse practitioners to join the team should they have an interest to share in this dynamic community endeavor.
Patients interested to participate in clinical trials by RCT can sign up through their patient registration website at www.rctpatients.com. By providing their contact information, patients will be notified of upcoming trials and contacted if they fit the criteria necessary. More information about clinical trials also is available