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Arizona’s Top Lawyers – 2012 Healthcare – Intellectual Property


Arizona Business Magazine used its own research, solicited input from legal experts, and referenced professional ratings and rankings to determine the legal professionals who made the 2012 Top Lawyers list. [stextbox id=”grey”] Categories Banking Healthcare Business/Corporate Law Intellectual Property Construction Litigation Mergers and Acquisitions Employment/Labor Relations Real Estate Environmental Law Securities and Corporate Finance Estate… Read More →

Harrington Jr. Named CEO Of John C. Lincoln Deer Valley Hospital

Deer Valley Hospital - new CEO

Long-time Valley hospital executive John Harrington Jr. begins service as CEO of John C. Lincoln Deer Valley Hospital Monday, May 14. Harrington started his career in health care administration 33 years ago as the assistant vice president of operations at the hospital’s former parent facility, then known as Phoenix General. Harrington comes to John C.… Read More →

17 Banner Health Facilities Achieve Final Stage Of Electronic Medical Record Adoption

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Seventeen Banner Health facilities have achieved Stage 7, the final stage in the adoption of electronic medical record (EMR) as acknowledged by HIMSS Analytics, a wholly owned nonprofit subsidiary of the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society. HIMSS Analytics monitors and recognizes levels of EMR adoption and meaningful use in hospitals in the United States,… Read More →

8 Tips For Dealing With Stress & Top 10 Most And Least Stressful Jobs

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Here are 8 tips from Dr. Kevin Klassen, a cardiologist with Scottsdale Healthcare, and Dr. Anne-Marie Reed, a board certified family physician at Camelback Health Care, for dealing with workplace stress: 1. Do what you can to have a positive outlook about your job, knowing that better alternatives will be hard to find and that… Read More →

Arizona Hospital And Healthcare Association Adds Carondelet CEO To Board


The Arizona Hospital and Healthcare Association (AzHHA) is pleased to welcome James K. Beckmann, Jr., President and CEO of Tucson-based Carondelet Health Network to the AzHHA Board of Directors. As a member of the AzHHA Board, Mr. Beckmann will provide leadership and representation on behalf of the collective interests of hospitals and the patients they serve throughout Arizona.  … Read More →

OptumRx Adding 400 New Jobs In Arizona

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OptumRx, a leading pharmacy benefits management (PBM) organization and one of the Optum companies of UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH), said it will create at least 400 new jobs in Tucson over the next 12-18 months. The announcement was made at a news conference Thursday, attended by Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer and Stephen J. Hemsley, CEO… Read More →

Virginia G. Piper Charitable TrustAwards $3.6 Million In Grants

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The Virginia G. Piper Charitable Trust announced grants totaling more than $3.6 million—funds that will help strengthen Maricopa County communities in the areas of arts and culture, services for disadvantaged children, youth mentoring, healthcare initiatives, and older adults. “Expanding the Encore Fellows program will allow us to place additional experienced adult professionals within organizations that… Read More →

HealthNation Offers Telemedicine Services To Employers

Health Nations Telemedicine
by in Healthcare | Small Biz

The digital age has redefined our way of living, and HealthNation has found a way so that employee healthcare is redefined, too. HealthNation, a company based in Arizona, provides telemedicine services to employers and their employees. As defined by the American Telemedicine Association, telemedicine is the use of electronic communications to exchange medical information to… Read More →

After Hours: Jeff Clarkson

Jeff Clarkson - AZRE Magazine May/June 2011
by in After Hours | AZRE Magazine

After Hours: Jeff Clarkson Knowing more about the people we work with is the fun side of the business. It helps start conversations and strengthens business relationships. To nominate a colleague, request an After Hours form from Peter Madrid, Jeff Clarkson Vice President of Healthcare McCarthy Building Companies. Born in Norfolk, Neb. Attended Univ.… Read More →

Sustainable Hospital Expansion – Phoenix Children’s Hospital

Phoenix Children's Hospital, sustainable hospital expansion, kitchell, HKS inc.
by in Green | Healthcare | Real Estate

Phoenix Children’s Hospital is one of the country’s 10 largest health care facilities for children. With the rapidly growing pediatric population in our market, the hospital recently reached the half-way point of a $588 million expansion, which includes the construction of a new 11-story patient tower that will nearly double available beds by 2012. The… Read More →

Public: Navajo County Health Department

Navajo County Health Department, AZRE January/February 2010
by in Public

NAVAJO COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT Developer: Navajo County General contractor: Urban Edge Builders Architect: [merz] project Location: Show Low Size: 10,300 SF Construction on the $3M facility began Aug. 2009, with completion scheduled for April 2010. The development will provide a much-needed contemporary and centralized healthcare option to County residents. [merz]project also designed the Show Low City… Read More →