In the News
In the News
Banner Health names four new CFOs in Arizona
PHOENIX (Aug. 24, 2015) – Banner Health has named new chief financial officers to serve at four of its Arizona campuses.Thomas Matenaer will serve Banner Gateway Medical Center and Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center in Gilbert.
GILBERT, Ariz. (July 23, 2015) – Banner Gateway Medical Center will open a new retail pharmacy July 27. Conveniently located within the facility, Banner Family Pharmacy offers patients the option of filling prescribed medications before leaving the hospital. Employees and community members will also be able to utilize the service.
The Weigh We Are: Hunger Hormones May Be Outsmarting Us
Living Well A-Z - Pages 1&3 (January 2015)
A Gateway to Quality Care
Healthy Cells Magazine - Pages 14-16 (June 2014)
Weight loss balloon? Patients cross border for non-FDA approved weight loss procedure
ABC 15 (March 10, 2014)
Weight-loss Surgery: Procedure can have a profound impact on health
Arizona Republic (Dec. 1, 2013)
Banner Gateway recognized as one of 30 most architecturally impressive hospitals in the world
Onlinemastersinpublichealth.com (Nov. 5, 2013)
Gilbert medical center planning big expansion project
The Arizona Republic (May 16, 2012)
Nenaber named businesswoman of the year by Gilbert chamber
Phoenix Business Journal (Jan. 24, 2012)
Woman takes advantage of new ankle replacement procedure
azfamily.com (Aug.10, 2011)
Select volunteers at Gilbert hospital can serve in operating room
The Arizona Republic (June 18, 2011)
Gilbert hospital provides website to connect patients, family
The Arizona Republic (March 30, 2011)
Gilbert hospital bucks trend with rise in baby deliveries
The Arizona Republic (Dec. 22, 2010)
Banner Health hospitals named to U.S. News ‘Best Hospital’ ranking
PHOENIX (July 21, 2015) – Banner – University Medical Center Phoenix and Banner – University Medical Center Tucson have each been named to U.S. News & World Report’s Best Hospital ranking, and nationally recognized for specialty services.
Men’s Health & You: Help the Men in Your Life
PHOENIX (June 2, 2015) – Banner Health, in conjunction with Sprit of Women, will be hosting events throughout the Valley in June with focus on men’s health and the importance of encouraging them to see their doctor and get recommended health screenings and assessments.
Banner Gateway and Banner MD Anderson host third annual Health Fair and Bottled Water Drive May 2
GILBERT, Ariz. (April 29, 2015) - Banner Gateway Medical Center and Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center are hosting a Health Fair and Bottled Water Drive from 8 to 11 a.m. on Saturday, May 2, in the north parking lot of the campus, located at 1900 N. Higley Road in Gilbert.
Banner Health lifts visitor restrictions at all facilities
2014-2015 cold and flu season starts to wind down
PHOENIX (April 1, 2015) – As the flu and cold season winds down, Banner Health has lifted visitor restrictions at all of its facilities. Restrictions for the 2014-2015 cold and flu season were implemented last Oct. 1; a little earlier than expected because of the outbreak of Enterovirus D68 across the nation.
Nine Banner Health hospitals earn ‘Top Performer’ recognition for clinical quality, patient safety
PHOENIX (Nov. 18, 2014) – The Joint Commission, the leading accreditor of health care organizations in the United States, has announced that nine Banner Health hospitals in three states have been recognized as a 2013 Top Performer on Key Quality Measures®. These Banner facilities were recognized as part of The Joint Commission’s 2014 annual report “America’s Hospitals: Improving Quality and Safety,” for attaining and sustaining excellence in accountability measure performance for Heart Attack, Heart Failure, Pneumonia and/or Surgical Care. The Banner facilities are among 1,224 hospitals in the United States to achieve the 2013 Top Performer distinction.
Banner Gateway and Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center receive over 1,600 cases of water for Salvation Army project
GILBERT, Ariz. – Banner Gateway Medical Center and Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center recently received a donation of more than 1,600 cases of water to benefit the Salvation Army. This amount trumps the initial goal of collecting at least 250 cases.
Banner Health facilities receive Pediatric Emergency Certification
PHOENIX (Feb. 12, 2014) – Three more Banner Hospitals join their sister facilities to become Pediatric Prepared Emergency Care (PPEC) certified: Banner Gateway Medical Center, Banner Estrella Medical Center and Banner Boswell Medical Center.
Banner Gateway receives top marks from U.S. News
GILBERT, Ariz. (Sept. 24, 2012) – Banner Gateway Medical Center continues to demonstrate its reputation for excellence. The nonprofit hospital was named in July 2012 to U.S. News & World Report’s Best Hospital ranking. Banner Gateway ranked at No. 12 in metro Phoenix and received a high-performing status in one specialty.
Banner Health pilots program to reduce hospital readmissions
GILBERT, Ariz. (April 5, 2012) –Banner Gateway Medical Center and Banner Home Care are piloting a home monitoring program which has proven to reduce hospital readmissions and better coordinate care after a patient is discharged from the hospital.