- Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center Opens
MD Anderson News Release 09/26/11
Standard MD Anderson Cancer Center, a remarkable joint effort between Banner Health and The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, opens today, introducing another time of uncommon malignancy care in Arizona. Pennant MD Anderson joins Arizona's driving human services supplier with the country's driving malignancy focus to give patients and their families the most noteworthy quality consideration conceivable.
Situated at US 60 and Higley Road, the 130,000-square-foot, $109 million best in class office is housed on the Banner Gateway Medical Center grounds in Gilbert, Ariz. Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center.
Top zones of patient consideration incorporate restorative oncology, radiation oncology, medical procedure, pathology, research center, symptomatic imaging and other steady clinical administrations. MD Anderson has clinical oversight of all parts of consideration conveyance.
"The opening of Banner MD Anderson is an awesome achievement and an extraordinary day for all individuals in Arizona who are moved by disease," said Banner Health President and CEO Peter S. Fine. "We're bringing patients and families the most recent in information based malignant growth care, guided by the top disease focus in the nation, MD Anderson. This inside unquestionably broadens our central goal of having any kind of effect in individuals' lives through superb patient consideration."
For over 70 years, MD Anderson has been given to annihilating malignant growth through patient consideration, research, instruction and aversion at its Houston grounds. The famous focus treats more disease patients, offers access to progressively helpful clinical research investigating novel medications and has more National Cancer Institute-subsidized examinations than some other malignant growth battling association in the U.S.
"We're pleased to join endeavors with Banner Health and offer malignant growth patients in Arizona the most ideal disease treatment," said Ronald DePinho, M.D., president, MD Anderson. "We've made incredible walks in our comprehension and capacity to viably treat malignancy; in any case, with our maturing populace we should be set up to assistance a lot more individuals battle this illness. Flag MD Anderson is a significant coordinated effort in a quickly developing region where we can really have any kind of effect with driving edge treatments and anticipation." Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center.
Driving the therapeutic group at Banner MD Anderson, just as treating patients, is Edgardo Rivera, M.D., medicinal chief, who represents considerable authority in bosom malignancy. Dr. Rivera comes to Banner MD Anderson with numerous long stretches of oncology experience, including 12 years at MD Anderson in clinical and positions of authority.
Standard MD Anderson doctors all have critical involvement in disease care and research, with preparing, instruction and experience from probably the most regarded malignancy focuses in the nation. Their consolidated ability will furnish Arizona malignant growth patients with a group of skill committed to battling disease.
Pennant MD Anderson is designed according to MD Anderson's Houston outpatient facilities. There are 40 mixture treatment stations including the choice of medications on outside galleries encompassed by delightful Arizona climate and mountain sees. Every patient at Banner MD Anderson will have a group of specialists who work together to tailor treatment plans dependent on the patient's remarkable needs and who guide the patient through the treatment procedure.
The structure of the inside consolidations the "cutting edge" universe of prescription with the "high touch" needs of malignancy patients to give care in an all encompassing manner. The middle's one of a kind domain likewise fuses demonstrated proof based plan hypotheses to upgrade mending, for example, normal light, work of art, water highlights and perspectives on nature. Patient and family comforts at Banner MD Anderson incorporate a far reaching anteroom, open air galleries, huge patient rooms and treatment territories just as special boutique retail benefits.
- About Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center
The new focus on the Banner Gateway Campus will convey an uncommon degree of malignancy care to patients in Arizona through the coordinated effort of Banner Health and The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, the globally prestigious disease treatment and research establishment.
Patients get care in another three-story 133,000 square-foot outpatient focus bolstered by 76 beds on two stories inside Banner Gateway Medical Center. The outpatient focus will house doctor facilities, therapeutic imaging, radiation oncology, implantation treatment and many help administrations.
Flag Health Foundation has propelled a crusade on the side of the malignancy focus. For more data, visit Pennant Health Foundation, the magnanimous asset for Banner Health, verifies and stewards beneficent commitments to propel Banner Health's central goal of having any kind of effect in individuals' lives through amazing patient consideration. Altruistic commitments from people, enterprises and establishments are contributed locally to help projects and administrations in Banner's charitable medical clinics and social insurance offices all through Arizona. Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center.
- About Banner Health
Headquartered in Phoenix, Banner Health is one of the biggest, not-for-profit medicinal services frameworks in the nation. The framework possesses or oversees 23 intense consideration medical clinics, long haul care focuses, outpatient medical procedure focuses and a variety of different administrations including family centers, home consideration and hospice administrations, and a nursing library. Standard Health is in seven states: Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Nebraska, Nevada and Wyoming. 09/26/11