Thank you for your interest in applying to the medical staff of Banner Heart Hospital. We hope you will find the resources on this site useful and informative.
Completion of the Banner Heart orientation module is required prior to approval of privileges and can be completed anytime while your medical staff application is in process.
Please review the valuable information provided below as well as the following:
If you have questions or need assistance in completing this orientation module, you may contact Medical Staff Services direct at (480) 854-5162.
Stop by Medical Staff Services to obtain your ID Badge. You will need to provide a legible government issued ID card (current driver’s license, military ID or passport). Physicians, allied health practitioners, residents and students must wear a Banner identification badge while on campus for: 1) Access to restricted areas; and 2) Identity verification for patients, staff and others.
Covered parking for physicians is located below Visitor Parking, on the right-hand side when entering from Baywood Avenue near the Emergency Department. To obtain your parking permit, please present to Medical Staff Services Department.
The physician lounge is located on the third floor. Your badge will allow you to access the physicians’ lounge. Breakfast services begin at 7:00 a.m. and lunch service begins at 11:00 a.m.
Medical Staff Services provides administrative support to the Banner Heart Hospital and facilitates communication related to medical staff matters.
Responsibilities include assisting with regulatory compliance, credentialing, peer review, resident/student rotations, continuing medical education, committees, and maintaining current governing documents of the Medical Staff and Allied Health Staff, ie Policies, Bylaws, Rules and Regulations.
The Medical Staff Services office is located on the fifth floor in suite 501. The office is open 7 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.
You can also contact Medical Staff Services direct at (480) 854-5162 with any questions you may have or to let us know how you would like to become involved in medical staff activities.
Providing Current Information to Our Department
Medical staff rosters are generated through the medical staff office. Please remember to inform this office of all changes in address, phone number, etc.
Please send updated License, DEA, Certifications, Insurance Certificates, and TB Status information to the Banner CVO: fax: (480) 684-7202.
Our staff and the departments/committees they support are listed below. It is our privilege to serve you. Please stop by our offices or call us.
Karen Otterstein, CPMSM, Senior Manager
Debra Campagnola, Administrative Assistant
Laura Lamphere, Medical Staff Coordinator, Credentials Committee, Department of Medicine, New Technology Committee and Utilization Management Committee
Jill Blaha, Sr. Medical Staff Coordinator, Anesthesia Section, Bylaw Committee, Combined Departments of Medicine & Surgery Peer Review Council, Department of Surgery, Endovascular Committee, Ethics Committee, Executive Committee
Banner Heart Hospital wants everyone to be safe on campus. Our Security patrols 24/7, offering both internal and external support to providers, patients, associates and visitors.
If you observe suspicious conduct or behavior while on hospital property or if you or someone else is the victim of a crime, call security dispatch at (602) 747-4400.
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 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: