Visiting Banner – University Medical Center Tucson
Banner – University Medical Center Tucson, 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 very best care from top-notch medical experts.
Banner – University Medical Center Tucson recognizes the importance of family and friends to a patient's recovery and encourage visits.
We are pleased to offer guest wireless services. Your own laptop or electronic device is needed. Hospital computers are not available for this use.
Visitors and family are welcome to eat in the cafeteria. It offers breakfast, grilled foods, salads, made-to-order pizza and more. Vending machines are open 24 hours a day in the cafeteria.
Parking garages south of the main entrance and north of the Diamond Children’s lobby provide convenient, covered parking at no charge (with validated ticket) to patients and visitors.
Banner – University Medical Center Tucson, formerly University of Arizona Medical Center – University Campus, is nationally recognized for providing exceptional patient care, teaching future health care professionals and conducting groundbreaking research. Our specialty services include comprehensive heart and cancer care, advanced neuroscience techniques and a multi-organ transplant program. Banner – University Medical Center Tucson is Southern Arizona's only Level I Trauma Center, meaning we care for the most critically injured patients.
The hospital is consistently listed among the nation's top hospitals in the prestigious Best Hospitals ranking by U.S. News & World Report. Our hospital was the first in in Arizona to receive Magnet® recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center for excellence in nursing. This designation is a testament to the innovative, safe and thoughtful care our professional nurses provide patients every day.
We look forward to nurturing future generations of highly trained medical professionals who serve the community and providing our patients with outstanding care and an unparalleled patient experience.
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.