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Banner Health sees major gains in quality

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Phoenix-area beneficiaries in the Medicare Pioneer Accountable Care Organization (ACO) served by Banner Health Network (BHN) receive a high level of quality care and preventive medicine that results in less cost to the nation’s Medicare system. Today, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released the preliminary results for the Pioneer ACO’s Performance Year… Read More →

Banner Health acquiring all UA medical facilities

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In a historic move that will transform the health care landscape in Arizona, the University of Arizona Health Network (UAHN) and the University of Arizona (UA) executed a Principles of Agreement document with Banner Health, to create a statewide health care organization and a comprehensive new model for academic medicine. This ground-breaking agreement will formalize… Read More →

Banner MDA engaged in cutting-edge study

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A cutting-edge research study at Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center is testing the safety and effectiveness of a new investigational drug that, when combined with chemotherapy, may make a major difference in treating breast cancer in patients who carry harmful mutations on either the BRCA1 or BRCA2 genes. The Brocade Study will enroll patients with… Read More →

Record number of physician residents at Banner Good Sam

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A historic number of doctors are being trained now for the future of medicine at Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center. There are 291 doctors training in Banner Good Samaritan’s eight medical residency and nine fellowship programs for the 2014-2015 academic training year as part of the hospital’s Graduate Medical Education (GME) program which is accredited… Read More →

UnitedHealthcare, Banner Health Collaborate

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Banner Health Network and UnitedHealthcare are launching an accountable care organization (ACO) initiative to provide improved care coordination and enhanced health services to nearly 50,000 UnitedHealthcare plan participants in the region. Banner Health Network’s (BHN) partnership with UnitedHealthcare will help shift Arizona’s health care system from one based on volume of care to one that… Read More →

Banner Estrella Medical Center Expansion and Renovations

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by in AZRE Magazine | Medical | New to Market

Developer: Banner Health General contractor: McCarthy Building Companies, Inc. Architect: SmithGroup JJR Location: 9201 W. Thomas Rd., Phoenix Size: 279KSF Value: $161M Start/Completion: August 2012 to April 2015; Tower addition completedin March 2014 Subcontractors: University Mechanical, Wilson Electric, E&K of Phoenix, KT Fabrication, Able Steel Expansion of the Banner Estrella Medical Center includes a second… Read More →

Banner CORE Center for Orthopedics Expands

The CORE Institute

Integration, collaboration and education are hallmarks of the Banner CORE Center for Orthopedics, a co-management partnership linking The CORE Institute and Banner Health. Recently, the relationship between the two healthcare leaders was strengthened with the expansion of Banner CORE Center to Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center in Phoenix, Arizona. One of the state’s oldest and… Read More →

Banner Health teams up with Summit Healthcare

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Summit Healthcare announced they have entered into a collaboration agreement with Banner Health to provide continuing care to the patients who are seen at Summit Healthcare but need a higher level of care that Summit Healthcare may not be able to provide. Across the country, healthcare facilities are joining forces to create large networks of… Read More →

Banner adds Nardoci as senior VP

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Jeffrey C. Nardoci has joined Banner Health and its top leadership team as Senior Vice President/Chief Strategy and Marketing Officer. Nardoci will become a member of Banner’s senior management team, chaired by Banner President/CEO Peter S. Fine. Nardoci’s position is new to Banner Health. Banner Health has rapidly evolved from a health system defined primarily… Read More →

Banner Health Relocates Howard S. Gray School to Tempe

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by in AZRE Magazine | Brokerage | Featured

Cassidy Turley announced that it represented building owner Quach, LLC, in its lease of 15,215 SF to an affiliate of Phoenix-based Banner Health, an Arizona non-profit corporation, at 1410 W. 10th Pl. in Tempe, Ariz. Marc Tuite, Scott Baumgarten, Josh Wyss and Bruce Calfee with Cassidy Turley represented Tempe-based Quach, LLC, while Vicki Robinson of… Read More →

Banner Estrella offers new weight loss services

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As the obesity rate continues to rise in the nation, Banner Estrella Medical Center will soon offer a broad range of new weight loss services for adults who are overweight or morbidly obese. The services will bring bariatric surgery options to Banner Estrella and serve as an extension of the distinguished bariatric program at Banner… Read More →

Banner Health completes acquisition of Casa Grande hospital

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Banner Health and Regional Care Services Corporation, the parent company of Casa Grande Regional Medical Center (CGRMC), have signed an Asset Purchase Agreement (APA), an important milestone that moves the acquisition process of Casa Grande Regional Medical Center by Banner forward. The APA describes the financial details of the acquisition. The completion of the APA… Read More →

Banner Health performance noted with Pioneer ACO model

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Banner Health Network (BHN) is among a handful of organizations in the country that have conclusively established through first-year success that accountable care organizations (ACO) can reduce Medicare costs. In the report released today by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), two Pioneer ACOs were identified as achieving 41 percent of the total… Read More →

Echo Valley: Chester Bennington, Stone Temple Pilots Begin Legacy of Charitable Performances

(l to r): Robert DeLeo, Chester Bennington and Dean DeLeo.

Echo Valley is a Scottsdale Living Q-and-A series with residents who have a message worth spreading from one side of the metro to the other. We kick off the series with Gilbert native and Valley resident Chester Bennington, the lead singer of Linkin Park and the Stone Temple Pilots. Bennington and new band mates Robert… Read More →