Banner Health Foundation – Tucson

Areas to Support
Making a difference in Tucson.

Banner Health Foundation – Tucson secures and stewards charitable gifts to advance Banner Health's mission in Southern Arizona. These priority areas for philanthropic investment have been identified for Banner Health Foundation – Tucson.

Banner – University Medical Center Tucson

Formerly University of Arizona Medical Center – University Campus, BUMCT is nationally recognized for providing exceptional patient care, teaching future health care professionals and conducting groundbreaking research. It is also home to Southern Arizona's only Level I Trauma Center. BUMCT was recently ranked by U.S. News & World Report in the top 50 hospitals nationally for specialty care areas including Cancer, Geriatrics, Gynecology, Pulmonology. They also tied as the No. 2 hospital in Arizona, along with Banner – University Medical Center Phoenix.

Banner – University Medical Center South

Formerly University of Arizona Medical Center – South Campus, BUMCS is a comprehensive medical center that includes an Emergency department, a state-designated trauma center and a Behavioral Health Pavilion, and is 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). Specialty services include inpatient and outpatient behavioral health, treatment and education for diabetes, innovative geriatrics care and comprehensive orthopedics.

Banner Children’s at Diamond Children’s Medical Center

Offering a bright, healing environment where children feel safe while receiving the advanced care they need from the pediatric specialty physicians and researchers of the University of Arizona Steele Children's Research Center, as well as community pediatric physicians.

UA Cancer Center at Banner – University Medicine North

Cancer patients receive personalized and compassionate treatment using state-of-the-art techniques. Services include biologic therapies, medical oncology, pediatric cancer care, radiation oncology, surgical oncology, and supportive care, including individual therapy and support groups. Patients have the opportunity to participate in clinical trials of the latest investigational treatments, giving them the best chance for a cure.

Banner Alzheimer’s Institute – Tucson

Having established a new standard of care for patients and caregivers dealing with Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias, Banner Alzheimer’s Institute and the University of Arizona are now combining their expertise in dementia care for the benefit of Tucson and Southern Arizona residents. Now in the planning stages, BAI – Tucson will feature the Toole Family Memory Center and a Clinical Advancement Center.