We would like to extend a warm welcome on behalf of Administration and the Medical Staff at Banner Goldfield Medical Center.
We value you as a partner to work together in furthering our mission of making health care easier, so life can be better. We welcome your involvement as we cultivate a positive environment of teamwork, growth and cooperation for our patients, health care providers and associates.
We look forward to you sharing your expertise and ideas by participation in Medical Staff department meetings and encourage you to become involved in other standing committees.
This Orientation Program has been developed to provide you with valuable information regarding how to navigate through our facility and find the people who can assist you. Please review the valuable information provided below as well as the following:
We are here, along with Medical Staff Services, to ease your transition to Banner Goldfield, and look forward to an exciting journey together!
Chief Executive Officer
Stop by the Medical Staff office at any Banner hospital to obtain your ID badge. You will need to provide a legible government-issued ID card (current driver’s license, military ID or passport).
Providers, allied health practitioners, residents and students must wear a Banner identification badge while on campus for:
Medical Staff Services provides administrative support to the Banner Goldfield Medical Staff and facilitates communication related to medical staff matters.
Responsibilities include assisting with regulatory compliance, credentialing, peer review, committees, and maintaining current governing documents of the Medical Staff and Allied Health Staff, ie. Bylaws, Policies, Rules and Regulations.
Medical Staff Services is located in the Administration suite at Banner Ironwood and is open Monday through Friday, from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
You can also contact Medical Staff Services direct at (480) 394-4066 with questions or to let us know how you would like to become involved in medical staff activities.
Medical Staff Director: Leslee DuFrain, BSHA, CPCS, CPMSM
If you are looking to schedule a test or a procedure for your patient, we have direct contact numbers available for you and your staff to make it as easy as possible.
Specialty areas that have direct numbers include:
Since Banner Goldfield Medical Center is an all electronic medical records facility, Medical Records, or Health Information Management Services, can be reached by email or telephone.
You can contact HIMS directly at (480) 733-3305.
Other services offered by HIMS include:
What is a provider's role in a fire emergency?
We ask all our associates, support staff and providers to utilize the RACE acronym when confronted by a fire situation. RACE stands for:
In addition, it's important that all providers know how to use a fire extinguisher. Think the PASS acronym:
Medical gas shutoff valve locations vary depending on department, but are labeled and typically located in corridors/hallways. Under authorization of the House Supervisor, Facilities and Respiratory Services are the only departments permitted to shut off medical gas valves. Contact the House Supervisor to call a Code RED as soon as you are alerted to a fire in your area.
What you should know for disasters
As a physician, it is important for you to know a few things regarding our response to disaster situations:
If you are interested in finding out more about the hospital’s incident command structure, please contact our Chief Medical Officer..
What is a provider's role during disasters?
The medical staff leaders assist with identifying volunteer providers as necessary, and provide oversight of the professional performance of volunteer practitioners who receive disaster privileges through: