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Banner, College of Medicine add new faculty physicians


A nephrologist from one of the top U.S. health systems specializing in kidney transplants is among more than 30 new faculty physicians joining Banner – University Medical Center and the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson in the next 90 days. Asjad Sardar, MD, an assistant professor in the UA Department of Medicine,… Read More →

Fortis boosts power with Acquisition of UNS Energy


Fortis Inc. completed its acquisition of UNS Energy Corporation, adding UNS Energy subsidiaries Tucson Electric Power (TEP) and UniSource Energy Services (UES) to its growing international family of electric and gas utility companies. TEP and UES will remain headquartered in Tucson under local control with current management and staffing levels and no planned changes to… Read More →

Arizona Hospitals Share Strategies For Recruiting, Retaining Top Performers

AZ hospitals, how to attract top talent, AZ Business Magazine July/August 2011

The health care industry in Arizona managed to hold its own during the worst of the recession. But the challenges aren’t over yet. Human resources experts have been warning companies across industries about the next big wave of change as the economic recovery takes hold: retaining the top talent that helped a company survive. In… Read More →

Arizona’s Life-Saving Trauma Units Take Hours Of Hard Work And Planning

Arizona Ambulance - AZ Business Magazine Mar/Apr 2011

When Disaster Strikes The mass shooting in Tucson on Jan. 8 that left six people dead and Rep. Gabrielle Giffords (D-Tucson) and 12 others wounded outside a Safeway grocery store dramatically demonstrated the responsiveness of our state’s emergency trauma system. The fact that Giffords and the other victims were transported within minutes to University Medical… Read More →

Arizona’s Health Care Industry Has Flourished From Cottages To World-Class Facilities

Good Samaritan Hospital - AZ Business Magazine Mar/Apr 2011

A Century of Care From cottages to world-class facilities, Arizona’s health care industry has flourished In the nearly 100 years since Arizona became a state, the health care sector has become a powerful economic force. According to a study by Arizona State University’s L. William Seidman Research Institute, Arizona’s hospital community alone employs more than… Read More →

Best Medical Project 2011

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Diamond Children’s Medical Center at University Medical Center Developer: University Medical Center Contractor: Kitchell Architect: NTD Architects Size: 100,000 SF Location: 1501 N. Campbell Ave., Tucson Completed: September 2010 The Diamond Children’s Medical Center at UMC in Tucson is a “family centered” pediatric facility that serves young patients throughout southern Arizona. Providing construction services on… Read More →