Banner - University Medical Center South

Welcome to Banner – University Medical Center South, formerly University of Arizona Medical Center – South Campus, is an academic medical center focused on providing exceptional patient care, teaching future health care professionals and conducting groundbreaking research to help the people of Arizona and beyond.

2800 E Ajo way
Tucson, AZ 85713

Services At This Location

Patients and Visitors

Visiting Banner – University Medical Center South

Banner – University Medical Center South, one of Arizona’s leading hospitals, for your medical care, treatment and recovery. As an academic medical center focused on clinical excellence, research and teaching, the goal of our entire team is focused on ensuring you receive the best care from top medical experts.

Visiting Hours

Banner – University Medical Center South recognizes the importance of family and friends to a patient's recovery and encourage visits.

Guest Wireless

We are pleased to offer guest wireless services. Your own laptop or electronic device is needed. Hospital computers are not available for this use.

Dining

The cafeteria is located on the first floor and is open to the public 7 days a week. It offers salads, sandwiches, hot meals, breakfast items, desserts, beverages and snacks. A coffee/snack kiosk is located outside the gift shop on the main floor of the hospital.

Parking

There is ample free parking available to the north and east of the hospital. There is also Emergency department and Urgent Care parking south of the hospital.

About Us

Banner – University Medical Center South, formerly University of Arizona Medical Center – South Campus, is a comprehensive medical center that includes an Emergency department, a state-designated trauma center and a Behavioral Health Pavilion. Patients come to us for comprehensive and personalized care of the most common and the most complex conditions.

We are an Arizona Department of Health Services-accredited Cardiac Receiving Center and a “senior-friendly” hospital as designated by the national organization, Nurses Improving Care for Healthsystem Elders (NICHE).

The hospital is staffed by Banner – University Medicine physicians and is managed by Banner Health under an operating agreement with Pima County.

Our skilled physicians and nurses donate their time to provide free screenings, health fairs and participate in community events as a way to increase awareness and educate the public. We are dedicated to our community and collaborate with other community organizations for our underserved population.

Our specialty services include inpatient and outpatient behavioral health, treatment and education for diabetes, innovative geriatrics care and comprehensive orthopedics.

Academic Medicine

Banner Health and University of Arizona Health Network have come together to form Banner – University Medicine, a health system anchored in Phoenix and Tucson that makes the highest level of care accessible to Arizona residents.

Banner – University Medicine includes Banner – University Medical Center Phoenix, Banner – University Medical Center Tucson and Banner – University Medical Center South, Banner Children’s at Diamond Children’s Medical Center, the University of Arizona Cancer Center, physician clinics and a health plan division.

Across its campuses Banner – University Medicine performs life-changing research and provides graduate medical education to those who go on to touch lives across Arizona, the nation and the world. The medical centers are a vital part of Banner Health’s mission to make a difference in people’s lives through excellent patient care.

Academic Medicine Difference

The partnership between Banner Health and the University of Arizona brings clinical care delivery, education and research to the forefront of the patient experience.