Maricopa Integrated Health System Archives

Az Business names Healthcare Leadership Awards finalists


Each year, AZ Business magazine hosts the Healthcare Leadership Awards to honor the women, men and institutions that bring excellence and innovation to Arizona’s healthcare sector. Az Business is proud to announce the 2015 Healthcare Leadership Awards finalists, who were chosen by a panel of industry experts and will be recognized at the Healthcare Leadership… Read More →

ConnectionsAZ leases 36KSF at Phoenix Memorial Center

PMHC West, Courtesy of CBRE
by in AZRE Magazine | Brokerage

CBRE has negotiated a long-term, 36KSF lease at Phoenix Memorial Center. ConnectionsAZ, a physician-led company that specializes in providing emergency/crisis psychiatric services, has leased the space and will operate a patient intake center from the location. Kate Morris and Vince Femiano with CBRE’s Phoenix office represented the landlord, Memorial Key, LLC of Gilbert, Arizona. The… Read More →

Banner, UA launch informatics fellowship program


A two-year Clinical Informatics Fellowship Program, sponsored by Banner – University Medical Center Phoenix (formerly Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center), is being launched following the creation of a new clinical subspecialty by the American Board of Medical Specialties. The American Council on Graduate Medical Education has accredited the program, which is scheduled to begin later… Read More →

NAIOP Arizona announces opposition to Prop 480

Arizona Health Care Cuts, AHCCCS

The NAIOP Arizona board of directors has unanimously opposed Prop 480, an item on the Nov. 4 general election ballot that asks Maricopa County voters to approve a $1.4 billion general obligation bond over 27 years for the Maricopa Integrated Health System (MIHS). If passed, Prop 480 would be the third largest bond issuance in… Read More →

United Way Announces New Board Members


Valley of the Sun United Way welcomes six new Board Members: Ruben Alvarez, Co-founder and Managing Partner, Molera Alvarez, LLC; Bridget Olesiewicz, Principal, The Vanguard Group; Steve Purves, President and CEO, Maricopa Integrated Health System; Todd Sanders, President and CEO, Greater Phoenix Chamber of Commerce; Rob Schaffer, Vice President and General Manager, USAA; and Farzana… Read More →

UA-Phoenix Graduates 37 Doctors


A new group of 37 University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix medical students were officially conferred with their medical degrees at ceremonies Monday in the fourth graduation for the downtown Phoenix medical school. Led by a bagpipe and drum corps, commencement exercises began with a procession from the college to the ceremony at… Read More →

Az Business honors healthcare leaders


Each year, Az Business magazine hosts the Healthcare Leadership Awards to honor the women, men and institutions that bring excellence and innovation to Arizona’s healthcare system. Here are the winners and finalists who were chosen by a panel of industry experts and were recognized at the 2014 Healthcare Leadership Awards on Thursday, April 10 at… Read More →

Robertson Joins MIHS Senior Leadership Team


Mike Robertson, a senior leader in health care marketing and communications, has been named Senior Vice President for Marketing and Public Affairs for the Maricopa Integrated Health System, Arizona’s only public hospital and health care system. Effective Monday, Robertson will assume responsibilities for marketing, business development, communications and public relations for MIHS, which includes the… Read More →

MIHS recognized for top safety, health

Sun Health
by in Business News | Healthcare

The Arizona Division of Occupational Safety and Health (ADOSH) Consultation Department will present Maricopa Integrated Health System (MIHS) with a “STAR Site” designation, recognizing exemplary and comprehensive safety and health management systems. ADOSH representatives conducted an audit of safety practices at MIHS’ main hospital in Phoenix, as well as its other external clinics. The award,… Read More →

HCL Awards 2012: Surgeon, Dr. David Jacofsky

HCL Awards 2012 - Dr. David Jacofsky
by in Events | Healthcare

Surgeon Dr. David Jacofsky The CORE Institute Dr. David Jacofsky takes a multi-pronged approach to orthopedic research, which gives him the opportunity to study devices and drugs from the bench top to the bedside. In a few short years, he has developed a Division of Research and Development and partnership with The Sun Health Research… Read More →

HCL Awards 2012: Community Outreach, Ruth Rimmer, PhD

HCL Awards 2012 - Ruth Rimmer, PhD
by in Events | Healthcare

Community Outreach Ruth Rimmer, PhD Maricopa Integrated Health System Ruth Rimmer, director of psychosocial and prevention research for the Arizona Burn Center at Maricopa Medical Center, has developed evidence-based prevention programs designed to improve delivery of scald, burn prevention, and fire safety education to children and families in Arizona. She has made a major contribution… Read More →

Health Care Leadership Awards Ceremony 2011

Health Care Leadership Awards 2011

Congratulations to all winners and finalists of the Health Care Leadership Awards 2011! The Health Care Leadership Awards ceremony took place March 8, 2011 at The Ritz Carlton in Phoenix, Ariz. and had quite the turnout. Guests included those within the health care community — all committed to bringing quality health care to the Valley.… Read More →

HCLA 2011 – Physician


Honoree: John Post, M.D., Medical Director, McDowell Healthcare, Maricopa Integrated Health System Nicknamed “Papa Post” by some of his patients, Dr. John Post has built a reputation over the past 30 years as a compassionate physician with genuine concern for his patients. As medical director for the McDowell Healthcare Center at Maricopa Integrated Health System… Read More →

2010 HCLA – Community Outreach

2010 Health Care Leadership Awards

Honoree: Crista Johnson, MD, FACOG Crista Johnson, MD, FACOG Director, Refugee Women’s Health Clinic Maricopa Integrated Health System As director of the Maricopa Integrated Health System’s Refugee Women’s Health Clinic, Dr. Crista Johnson is passionate about her work, striving to make her patients feel at home. This is especially critical, as many of Johnson’s patients… Read More →