Navigation Links
Banner Health, M. D. Anderson Announce Cancer Care Facility for Arizona
Date:5/6/2009

this disease," said Thomas W. Burke, M.D., executive vice president and Physician-in-Chief at M. D. Anderson. "The M. D. Anderson Banner Cancer Center is a key collaboration in a fast-growing area where we can truly make a difference with leading-edge therapies and prevention."

The anticipated groundbreaking for the M. D. Anderson Banner Cancer Center outpatient center is late 2009 or early 2010. The architectural firm for the project is Cannon Design and the general contractor is DPR Construction, Inc. The center will be modeled after M. D. Anderson's Houston outpatient clinics that feature individual areas for specific cancers. This center represents a $90 million project that will be funded by nonprofit Banner Health through bonds.

Leading Together

The M. D. Anderson Banner Cancer Center represents M. D. Anderson's most comprehensive extension of its patient care outside of Houston. For Banner Health, the center is its largest collaboration with a partner.

Since the survey's inception, M. D. Anderson has consistently been recognized in the US News&World Report "Best Hospitals" survey as the nation's number one or two cancer hospital. In the past four out of six years this top recognition has been attained, including the most recent 2008 survey.

Banner Health is one of the few hospital systems in the country that is far along in the implementation of digital health records into all of its hospitals. Banner Gateway already features an electronic medical records system and computerized physician order and entry systems. "We believe this capability will offer a strong foundation for excellent patient care in the M. D. Anderson Banner Cancer Center," said Fine.

About Banner Health

Headquartered in Phoenix, Banner Health is one of the largest, nonprofit health care systems in the country. The system owns or manages 22 acute-care hospitals, long-term c
'/>"/>

SOURCE Banner Health; M. D. Anderson
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. CareTech Solutions Caps Banner Year by Signing Pennsylvanias Lehigh Valley Health Network, Tennessees Covenant Health, and Ohios Marietta Memorial Hospital to Provide Web Services
2. Ashley Forms Partnership With Roger Burgess and ProCare Rx to Carry Gotham Banner into 2008 and Beyond
3. The Ohio State University, Cardinal Health, State of Ohio to Invest $10 Million to Advance Medical Imaging Industry
4. Nurses Call for Broader Action to Combat Swine Flu: Boost Public Health, Moratorium on Closures, Layoffs, Suspend Insurance Charges that Discourage Prevention
5. Free Health, Dental and Vision Screenings at Hamilton Health Center on May 2 Will Help Harrisburg Area Children and Adults
6. Statement by Joseph A. Califano, Jr., Chairman and President, The National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse at Columbia University and Former U.S. Secretary of Health, Education and Welfare on New York States Action Council
7. Shattering Myths: Men, Boys, and Mental Health, the Focus of Eighth Annual Conference Hosted by the Naomi Ruth Cohen Institute for Mental Health Education at The Chicago School of Professional Psychology, May 31
8. Michael J. Kussman, VA Under Secretary for Health, to Retire
9. From Early Brain Development to Digestive Health, New Juicy Juice Beverages Aid Children Through Different Stages of Growth and Development
10. Alivemax -- A Company Releasing Supplemental Products That Will Uplift the Health, Appearance, and Confidence of Others Around the Globe
11. It Pays to Sleep: Prioritize Rest to Boost Health, Morale and Revenue
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:4/23/2014)... in the popular Swedish children,s TV show Bolibompa, ... A new study from the University of Gothenburg ... programmes as well as the link between young ... , Steingerdur Olafsdottir,s doctoral thesis focuses on the ... TV show Bolibompa. Healthy foods dominated in the ...
(Date:4/23/2014)... of Midlife Occupational and Leisure Time Physical Activity on ... activity in midlife increases the risk of mobility limitation ... risk. This is found in a study which followed ... study was conducted at the Gerontology Research Center in ... Heavy physical labor is often repetitive, wears the body ...
(Date:4/22/2014)... popular high school sport in the United States with ... researchers in the Center for Injury Research and Policy ... and describe the occurrence and distribution patterns of basketball-related ... athletic training setting among adolescents and teens. , The ... Training , examined data relating to adolescents 13-19 years ...
(Date:4/22/2014)... April 22, 2014 Researchers at UT Southwestern Medical ... from depression . , A team of ... by which ghrelin (a hormone with natural anti-depressant properties) ... potentially powerful new treatment for depression in the form ... The study, published online in April,s issue of ...
(Date:4/22/2014)... Working with mice and rabbits, Johns Hopkins scientists have ... and breakdown, successfully preventing the development of atherosclerosis, the ... number-one cause of death among humans. The condition develops ... renders them stiff, narrowed and hardened, greatly reducing their ... and the brain. , In a series of experiments, ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:High-calorie and low-nutrient foods in kids' TV 2Health News:Midlife occupational and leisure-time physical activity limits mobility in old age 2Health News:New study finds 2.5 million basketball injuries to high school athletes in 6 seasons 2Health News:New study finds 2.5 million basketball injuries to high school athletes in 6 seasons 3Health News:Depressed? Researchers identify new anti-depressant mechanisms, therapeutic approaches 2Health News:Depressed? Researchers identify new anti-depressant mechanisms, therapeutic approaches 3Health News:Scientists alter fat metabolism in animals to prevent most common type of heart disease 2Health News:Scientists alter fat metabolism in animals to prevent most common type of heart disease 3Health News:Scientists alter fat metabolism in animals to prevent most common type of heart disease 4
... BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina announced today that the ... held during lunchtime hours on Wednesday, April 29, 2009.Blue ... well as other employers, will encourage their employees to ... in a 30-minute lunchtime walk. The goal of National ...
... 2 Accelerated Community Oncology Research Network (ACORN(TM)), ... highlights of its annual Principal Investigators, Meeting held ... from community-based oncology practices throughout the United States ... emerging treatment trends, as well as promising new ...
... to Include 24-oz and Convenient 4-oz Travel Size ... (Nasdaq: PURE ) today announced an ... PURE,s silver dihydrogen citrate (SDC)-based disinfectant as OneShot ... OneShot Plus product line. OneShot Plus DD ...
... BIGLERVILLE, Pa., March 2 The first Eklin ... recently installed at Dr.,Flake,s Animal Wellness Clinic which ... Oxford. The state-of-the-art system,from Eklin Medical Systems, the ... benefit the area,s thousands of veterinary patients,supporting the ...
... SynCare, LLC, announces the extension of its contract ... management. MHS, a Medicaid Managed Care Company, serving SCHIP ... assist the company in providing comprehensive care and support ... to continuing our partnership with SynCare for prenatal care ...
... are vegans and vegetarians most affected, study says , , MONDAY, March ... B12 in their blood before and after conception have a greater ... a new study says. , Most at risk may ... meat and animal-based foods, noted an American and Irish research team ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:S.C. BlueCross to Celebrate Third Annual National Walk @ Lunch Day With Community Events in Columbia, Charleston, Greenville 2Health News:ACORN's Success in Delivering Top Quality Research Portfolio to Community-Based Oncology Practices Presented at Annual Investigator Meeting 2Health News:ACORN's Success in Delivering Top Quality Research Portfolio to Community-Based Oncology Practices Presented at Annual Investigator Meeting 3Health News:Sterifide Laboratories to Launch 'Powered by SDC' OneShot Plus Disinfectant and Deodorizer 2Health News:Sterifide Laboratories to Launch 'Powered by SDC' OneShot Plus Disinfectant and Deodorizer 3Health News:Sterifide Laboratories to Launch 'Powered by SDC' OneShot Plus Disinfectant and Deodorizer 4Health News:Dr. Flake's Animal Wellness Clinic Installs Adams County's First Eklin Digital Radiography System 2Health News:Dr. Flake's Animal Wellness Clinic Installs Adams County's First Eklin Digital Radiography System 3Health News:SynCare Receives Managed Health Services Contract Renewal 2Health News:B12 Deficit May Boost Risk of Birth Defects 2
(Date:1/15/2014)... As health officials across the Midwest warn against the widespread ... Michigan will offer free diagnostic testing for ... to administer tests and, in some cases, fill the matching ... the study. The Grand Rapids, Mich. ...
(Date:1/15/2014)... 2014  Novation, the leading health care supply chain expertise, ... reseller (VAR) national contracts that expand its portfolio to ... lower costs. These include manufacturer product and service agreements, ... and ongoing IT consulting support. New ...
(Date:1/15/2014)... 15, 2014 Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH), the ... ) announced today that they have launched a ... therapeutic targets and develop novel therapies for inflammatory ... millions worldwide. The MGH-Broad-Amgen collaboration brings together scientists ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Meijer Pharmacy Offers Free Flu, Strep Testing as Influenza Cases Rise Across the Midwest 2Meijer Pharmacy Offers Free Flu, Strep Testing as Influenza Cases Rise Across the Midwest 3New Novation Information Technology VAR Contracts Offer Significant Savings to Hospitals 2Mass. General, Broad Institute and Amgen Will Work to Discover New Drugs for Inflammatory Bowel Disease 2Mass. General, Broad Institute and Amgen Will Work to Discover New Drugs for Inflammatory Bowel Disease 3Mass. General, Broad Institute and Amgen Will Work to Discover New Drugs for Inflammatory Bowel Disease 4
... Control is a liquid control ... busy immunoassay laboratory. With a ... serum based control can replace ... products for immunoassay and therapeutic ...
The Acceava hCG Combo test provides superior performance for the diagnosis of pregnancy with a simple procedure that provides easy to read black on white results in 3 minutes for urine or 5 minutes f...
Invacare 5 Oxygen Concentrator with Sens O2, 230 VAC - Intl....
The Acceava Trichomonas Rapid Test is an immunochromatographic assay that detects pathogen antigens directly from vaginal swabs. Results are rapid, occurring within approximately 10 minutes....
Medicine Products: