Foundation News

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Partners in Wellness featuring Atlas Healthcare Partners

11/16/2023

Banner Health Foundation gratefully acknowledges Atlas Healthcare Partners for their longstanding support of Banner’s youngest patients through the Banner Children’s Open and the Pulse of the City Soiree. Their support for these two signature events benefitting Banner Children’s makes life better for the thousands of Arizona children in our care each year.

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Partners in Wellness featuring Lillibridge Healthcare Services

11/02/2023

Banner Health Foundation gratefully acknowledges Lillibridge Healthcare Services for their support of our youngest patients at Banner Children’s at Desert.

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Diamond Children’s Play Zone comes to life for young Tucson patients

11/01/2023

Diamond Children’s Medical Center in Tucson officially broke ground on Oct. 27 on construction of the Play Zone, a 7,000 square-foot therapeutic play, healing, recreation, and learning space for hospitalized children located just off the main lobby.

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Honoring a brilliant mind: Pierre N. Tariot, MD

11/01/2023

November is Alzheimer’s Awareness Month, a fitting time to pay tribute to a leader and pioneer in Alzheimer’s disease prevention and research. After 17 years of dedicated service as Director of the Banner Alzheimer’s Institute, Pierre N. Tariot, MD, has stepped down from his full-time position but will continue working part-time on select projects.

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In-patient cardiac rehabilitation center opens

11/01/2023

Doors opened on the new In-Patient Cardiac Rehabilitation Center at Banner – University Medical Center Phoenix in late October. This unique rehabilitation center offers an innovative approach to wellness and care, better preparing heart transplant and mechanical circulatory support candidates for a successful surgery while empowering them to improve their health during recovery.

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