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Artificial heart assists a patient awaiting transplant

06/12/2019

Banner - University Medicine Institutes

With his chances of survival dwindling, Trent Lunsford suddenly had new hope when he became the first patient to receive an artificial heart in a rare procedure. He still needed a new heart, but this technological innovation, performed at the Banner – University Medicine Heart Institute, gave him the gift of time: 127 days, to be exact. Trent received his heart transplant on December 22, 2018, and today, feels better than ever.

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Caring for our kids

04/30/2019

HealthMobile and the Banner Children's Community Clinic

Banner Health’s Better Together employee giving campaign set records in 2018 with $1.76 million raised in its 10th anniversary year. This support goes to 40+ programs across Banner and team members directed more than $108,000 to the Banner Health Foundation's General Fund in 2018.

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Better Together donations in action

04/29/2019

Better Together in action

Banner Health’s Better Together employee giving campaign set records in 2018 with $1.76 million raised in its 10th anniversary year. This support goes to 40+ programs across Banner and team members directed more than $108,000 to the Banner Health Foundation's General Fund in 2018.

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Turn Your Annual Gift Into a Forever Gift

04/29/2019

Turn Your Annual Gift into a Forever Gift

Annual gifts are a critical lifeline for Banner Health. If you’re an annual donor, you know first-hand the satisfaction that comes from making a difference and you can make sure your generosity continues forever with a gift in your will or trust to establish an endowment.

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Make the impossible possible in one sentence

03/29/2019

One Simple Sentence

What if all you had to do to ensure that Banner Health could continue meeting Arizona’s health care needs for years to come is to write a simple sentence? By including a gift to Banner Health in your will, you can support our mission tomorrow without giving away any of your assets today.

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