New Banner Health Center to open in September in the community of Verrado
BUCKEYE, Ariz. (Aug. 27, 2012) – After a long relationship with the community, Banner Health will open its fourth Banner Health Center at 20751 W. Market Street in the community of Verrado.
The new center will begin serving patients in the West Valley on Monday, Sept. 24.
At opening, staff physicians will include a family practitioner and pediatrician, though a third physician is already planned and the center is able to easily grow with community needs. Basic imaging and laboratory services are available onsite for added patient convenience. Electronic medical records at the center are accessible from all Banner hospitals and facilities.
Banner Health Centers accept most insurance plans. Call the Concierge line to make an appointment or for more information at (623) 463-5000. To best serve busy families, center hours are 7 am to 7 pm Monday through Thursday, 7 am to 5 pm Friday, and 8 am to 1 pm on Saturday. Concierge staff responds to callers one hour before and one hour after Center hours.
Verrado, Buckeye and other West Valley residents are invited to attend the Banner Health Center Community Preview Event scheduled on Saturday, Sept. 15 from 9 am to noon at the center. Participants can hear the opening remarks and join in the dedication at 9:30 am, followed by tours, food, screenings, giveaways and information about Banner Health facilities and services. Also, meet physicians and staff from the Center, and even make your introductory patient appointment.
Just the facts:
- Phase I: 12,500 square feet, 18 exam rooms
- Phase II: 7,300 square feet, 18 exam rooms
- Phase III: 36,000 square feet, 54 exam rooms
About Banner Health
Headquartered in Phoenix, Banner Health is one of the country's largest nonprofit health care systems. In 2012 we were named among the top five large health systems in the country for clinical quality by Thomson Reuters. Banner Health owns or manages 23 hospitals in seven states, as well as physician practices, home care, hospice and lab services, and nationally recognized research centers.
Contact: Jennifer Ruble, Banner Health, 602-747-3105 office or 602-448-2235 cell