Thank you for your interest in applying to the medical staff of Banner Ironwood Medical Center.
Please review the valuable information provided below as well as the following:
Completion of both orientation modules is required prior to approval of privileges. Orientation can be completed anytime while your medical staff application is in process.
Please contact Medical Staff Services at Banner Ironwood at Medical Staff Office at (480) 394-4066 if you have questions or need additional information.
Stop by Security 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:
1. Access to restricted areas;
2. Identity verification for patients, staff and others
Covered parking is just south of the medical center and entry into the hospital from parking is through the employee entrance.
The provider lounge is a private cafe for physician and allied health practitioners. The lounge is located on the first floor, just south of the Roadrunner Café, through the restricted doors across hall from service elevators.
The provider lounge offers hot breakfast and lunch, as well as snacks throughout the day. Breakfast is served Monday – Friday, 6:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. and Lunch is served Monday – Friday, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Physician and Allied Health meals may be obtained from the Roadrunner Café when the Physician / Allied Health Lounge hot meals are not served, only after 2:00 p.m. on weekdays and all day weekends. Charges in the cafeteria will be allowed up to the amount of Five Dollars ($5) per meal, during these designated hours and weekends. Any amount over the $5 limit will be the responsibility of the Physician and/or Health Provider.
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:
Banner Ironwood Medical Center provides patients with online pre-registration. This secure, online system allows patients to pre-register for scheduled visits in advance, at their convenience, from home or office.
Banner Ironwood's Health Information Management Services (HIMS) department is responsible for keeping complete medical records for each patient..
You can contact HIMS direct at (480) 394-4149.
Other services offered by HIMS include:
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: