With a storied history of a healing climate that has long attracted residents and visitors alike Arizona is known as a healthy place to live. Arizona was ranked the “8th Greenest State” in Business Facilities’ 2008 Ranking Report based on nine eco-related criteria including incentives for renewable energy and energy efficiency and pounds of pollution released. New movers will have the opportunity to receive top notch healthcare and choice of hospitals in Phoenix.
Healthcare also contributes significant economic impact to the state: More than 73000 of the state’s citizens work in Arizona hospitals or health networks and every job at an Arizona hospital generates an additional 1.5 jobs in the state. In fact since 1990 Arizona hospital employment growth has significantly outpaced the annual employment growth of hospitals nationally. The following includes a list of healthcare resources in Phoenix to help you find a doctor hospital or immediate-care facility; a list of public health and community clinics; and a list of healthcare support and hospice services.
Hospitals & Healthcare Resources
Arizona Heart Hospital1930 E. Thomas Rd. Phoenix 602-532-1000 www.azhearthospital.com
Ranked #1 in Arizona for overall cardiac care and vascular surgery the Arizona Heart Hospital is the area’s leading hospital for the diagnosis and treatment of cardiovascular diseases.
Arizona State Hospital2500 E. Van Buren Phoenix 602-244-1331 www.azdhs.gov/azsh
Arizona State Hospital which is publicly funded and part of the Arizona Department of Health Services (ADHS) is the only long-term hospital in Arizona that provides services for those with severe mental illness.
Abrazo Healthcare – Arrowhead Hospital18701 N. 67th Ave. Glendale 623-561-1000 www.arrowheadhospital.com
Part of Abrazo Healthcare Arrowhead offers inpatient 24-hour emergency ambulatory surgery and outpatient services including orthopedics maternity pediatrics and rehabilitation. The hospital also has a Cardiac Cath Lab Cardiac Rehab Surgery Center a cancer program and the Wellness Connection program. A recent 174000 square-foot expansion resulted in more than 100 new beds added the latest technology and increased staffing levels.
Banner – Baywood Medical Center6644 E. Baywood Ave. Mesa 480-981-2000 www.bannerhealth.com
Baywood Medical Center is a nonprofit hospital offering complete acute care services including stroke orthopedics cancer emergency women’s health and robotic surgery. The hospital also includes the John J. Rhodes Rehabilitation Institute as well as a comprehensive joint replacement program.
Banner – Boswell Medical Center10401 W. Thunderbird Blvd. Sun City AZ 85351 623-977-7211 www.bannerhealth.com
Nonprofit hospital offers programs in heart services orthopedics stroke care cancer care and rehabilitation as well as community health services and education programs.
Banner Children’s Hospital1400 S. Dobson Road Mesa 480-512-3000 www.bannerhealth.com
Located at Banner Desert Samaritan Medical Center Banner Children’s Hospital “provides comprehensive pediatric care from general pediatrics and intensive care to a dedicated pediatric emergency department and specialized services for specific childhood diseases.”
Banner – Del E. Webb Medical Center14502 W. Meeker Blvd. Sun City West 623-214-4000 www.bannerhealth.com
A nonprofit hospital serving northwest Valley residents Del E. Webb Medical Center offers a 24-hour emergency comprehensive acute-care services cardiac care stroke care women’s health and community health education/support groups.
Banner – Desert Samaritan Medical Center1400 S. Dobson Road Mesa 602-239-4567 www.bannerhealth.com
Desert Samaritan offers 24-hour emergency women and infant care heart care cancer care and; and pediatrics.
Banner – Estrella Medical Center9201 W. Thomas Rd. Phoenix 623-327-4000 www.bannerhealth.com
Banner Estrella is a 214-bed nonprofit community hospital offering heart care general surgery medical imaging orthopedic surgery emergency services and a comprehensive women and infants
Banner – Gateway Medical CenterHigley Road and US 60 1900 North Higley Rd. Gilbert 480-543-2000 www.bannerhealth.com
Banner Gateway Medical Center which opened in September 2007 is Banner Health’s newest hospital focusing on obstetrics pediatrics general surgery emergency services and other services according to community need. Banner Gateway has 176 private rooms eight operating suites and a 37-bed Emergency department.
Banner – Good Samaritan Medical Center1111 E. McDowell Rd. Phoenix 602-239-2000 www.bannerhealth.com
Banner Good Samaritan open since 1911 is a nonprofit community hospital offering heart care cancer care trauma surgery transplant services and high-risk obstetrics.
Banner Heart Hospital6750 E. Baywood Ave. Mesa 480-854-5000 www.bannerhealth.com
Located on the campus of Banner’s Valley Lutheran Medical Center Bnner Heart Hospital is one of the largest freestanding heart hospitals in the U.S. offering such heart services as robotic heart surgery open heart surgery diagnosis and rehab.
Banner – Thunderbird Medical Center5555 W. Thunderbird Rd. Glendale 602-588-5555 www.bannerhealth.com
Thunderbird Samaritan is a nonprofit acute care hospital offering a range of services including heart care surgery services cancer care orthopedics pediatrics critical care nursery neurosurgery and a comprehensive women and infants services program.
St. Joseph’s Hospital & Medical Center – Dignity Health350 W. Thomas Rd. Phoenix 602-406-3000 https://www.dignityhealth.org/arizona/locations/stjosephs
St. Joseph’s is a “private not-for-profit center of clinical excellence and education” that houses Arizona’s only Level 1 Trauma Center and includes the internationally recognized Barrow Neurological Institute. St. Joseph’s also includes research facilities cardiovascular services high-risk obstetrics pediatrics and rehabilitation programs and a children’s health center.
Catholic Healthcare West – Chandler Regional Hospital475 S. Dobson Rd. Chandler 480-821-3210 https://www.dignityhealth.org/arizona/locations/chandlerregional
A full-service hospital Chandler Regional Hospital has an Emergency and Trauma II Center; Family Birth Center; the East Valley Cancer Center; Wound Healing and Hyperbaric Oxygen Center; a Heart and Vascular Center; and an expanded outpatient imaging center. The hospital also offers community education programs
Catholic Healthcare West – Mercy Gilbert Hospital475 S. Dobson Rd. Chandler 480-821-3210 www.dignityhealth.org
Opened in 2006 Mercy Gilbert is a full-service medical center and acute care facility offering an Emergency Department a full range of surgical services women’s services imaging (including MRI and CT scans) cardiac services and cancer/ oncology services.
John C. Lincoln Hospital – Honor Health9250 N. 3rd Street 623-879-6100 www.jcl.com
The Deer Valley location is a community hospital with all private rooms as well as a 35-bed emergency department the Piper Pediatric Center for children’s emergencies Deep Vein Thrombosis Center a critical care unit cardiac care Chest Pain Center and diagnostic imaging services.
John C. Lincoln Hospital – North Mountain250 E. Dunlap Ave. Phoenix 602-943-2381 www.jcl.com
North Mountain is a community hospital with a 24-hour Level 1 trauma center and emergency department Birthing Center Breast Care Center Sleep Disorders Center inpatient and outpatient surgery cardiac care outpatient rehab services physical therapy oncology services and radiology/digital imaging and an extended care center.
Valleywise Health Medical Center2601 E. Roosevelt St. Phoenix 602-344-5011 www.valleywisehealth.com
The Maricopa Integrated Health System includes Maricopa Medical Center the Arizona Burn Center the Comprehensive Healthcare Center the McDowell Healthcare Clinic 10 community-oriented family health centers and an attendant care program.
Maryvale Hospital – Valleywise Health5102 W. Campbell Ave. Phoenix 623-848-5000 www.valleywisehealth.com
Maryvale Hospital Medical Center a 232-bed community hospital has been providing quality medical care for more than 40 years in Phoenix. Hospital services include the Center for Mother & Child emergency services medical imaging and surgery.
Mayo Clinic Hospital5777 E. Mayo Blvd. Phoenix 480-515-6296 OR 800-446-2279 www.mayoclinic.org/mchospital-sct
The Mayo Clinic Hospital opened in 1998 and expanded in 2006 is the first hospital planned designed and built by Mayo Clinic. The hospital has 244 licensed beds with 18 operating rooms full-service urgent care/ emergency room transplant center diagnostic radiology neurodiagnostics non-invasive cardiac diagnostics cardiac catheterization pulmonary testing and full-service clinical laboratory.
Mountain Vista Medical Center – Iasis Healthcare1301 S. Crimson Rd. Mesa 480-358-6100 www.mvmedicalcenter.org
Mountain Vista Medical Center is a 178-bed state-of-the-art hospital located in east Mesa Arizona offering comprehensive healthcare services including emergency care heart care advanced surgical procedures weight loss surgery (bariatric surgery) orthopedics breast care maternity care women’s services and help for a broad range of medical conditions.
Paradise Valley Hospital – Abrazo Health Care3929 E. Bell Rd. Phoenix 602-923-5000 www.abrazohealth.com
Paradise Valley Hospital services focus on “the treatment of existing conditions and on preventative medicine for the entire family and range from state-of-the-art emergency care to women’s and senior services.” Specialty centers include the Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine Center and Orthopedic Center. The hospital is undergoing a $50 million expansion and renovation project to add private rooms new operating suites additional ICU and Labor/Delivery rooms new cafeteria and educational classrooms a parking structure and a new main hospital entrance and lobby.
Phoenix Baptist Hospital – Abrazo Central Campus2000 W. Bethany Home Rd. Phoenix 602-249-0212 www.abrazohealth.com
Phoenix Baptist is an acute care teaching hospital facility that includes a cardiac c
Phoenix Children’s Hospital1919 E. Thomas Rd. Phoenix 602-546-1000 www.phoenixchildrenshospital.com
Phoenix Children’s is the only hospital in Arizona just for kids providing most of the pediatric care in the state. The hospital recently opened a 22-acre all-pediatric campus in Phoenix and it is now one of the 10-largest children’s hospitals in the U.S. Phoenix Children’s is also a regional referral center for children with highly specialized or life-threatening conditions.
Phoenix Memorial Hospital – Promise Healthcare1201 S. 7th Ave. Phoenix 602-716-5000 www.cms.gov
Promise Hospital of Phoenix is a Long-Term Acute Care Hospital (LTACH) specializing in the medical management of patients with complex unresolved acute chronic or catastrophic illnesses as well as multi-system disease processes. Promise Hospital of Phoenix relocated to Phoenix Memorial Healthcare Center Campus in June 2007 and Promise Healthcare Inc. a Boca Raton-based corporation that owns and manages hospitals throughout the country owns the hospital.
St. Luke’s Medical Center1800 E. Van Buren St. Phoenix 602-251-8100 www.tempestlukeshospital.org
St. Luke’s Medical Center is a 235-bed hospital offering comprehensive healthcare services including emergency care heart care advanced surgical procedures diagnostic imaging orthopedic care rehabilitation services and help for a broad range of medical conditions.
Scottsdale Healthcare – Osborn7400 E. Osborn Rd. Scottsdale 480-882-4000 www.honorhealth.com
Scottsdale Healthcare Osborn is a 305-bed full-service hospital “noted for its trauma cardiovascular medicine radiologic technology neurosurgery and orthopedics.” The hospital’s expanded 55000 sq. ft. Emergency Department and Level 1 Trauma Center opened in September 2004. The Osborn campus is also home to the Greenbaum Surgery Center Novalis Shaped Beam Surgery Center Scottsdale Healthcare Wound Management Program and Family Practice Residency Program.
Scottsdale Healthcare – Shea9003 E. Shea Blvd. Scottsdale 480-323-3000 www.honorhealth.com
Scottsdale Healthcare Shea is a 343-bed full-service hospital provding medical/ surgical critical care obstetrics pediatrics surgery cardiovascular and oncology services as well as the Sleep Disorder Center. The Emergency Department is a Level II Trauma Center and the Radiology Department offers state-of-the-art diagnostic equipment including MRI PET/CT scanning nuclear medicine and ultrasound. Also located on the campus are the Piper Surgery Center Virginia G. Piper Cancer Center and several medical office plazas.
Scottsdale Healthcare – Thompson Peak20745 N. Scottsdale Rd. Suite 120 Scottsdale 480-882-7510 www.honorhealth.com
Opened in 2007 Scottsdale Healthcare Thompson Peak is a full-service general hospital with 24-hour emergency rooms outpatient and inpatient surgical centers fully-equipped obstetric units and home health care services oncology cardiology diabetes radiology sleep disorder services and geriatrics.
Tempe St. Luke’s Hospital – Iasis Healthcare1500 S. Mill Ave. Tempe 480-784-5500 www.tempestlukeshospital.org
A campus of St. Luke’s main Phoenix location Tempe St. Luke’s Hospital offers comprehensive healthcare services including emergency care orthopedic care advanced surgical procedures diagnostic imaging maternity care and women’s services.
West Valley Hospital – Abrazo Health Care13677 W. McDowell Rd. Goodyear 623-882-1500 www.abrazohealth.com
West Valley is an acute care hospital; services include the latest technology for diagnosis and treatment state of the art obstetrics and women’s health needs a full service emergency department a surgery center including cardiac care and full service radiology lab and cardiology.
Non-Emergency Care Facilities
The following resources provide non-emergency outpatient care. Call ahead for hours and locations.
Banner Arizona Medical Clinic
Banner Health operates walk-in clinics in the Phoenix area including several that offer same-day care.
Good Night Pediatrics – All Night Urgent Care for Kidswww.goodnightpeds.com
Good Night Pediatrics offers parents an urgent-care alternative to hospital emergency rooms. Four Valley locations are open from 5 p.m. to 5 a.m. every night including holidays. Pediatricians examine newborns to 18-year-olds for non-life-threatening illnesses and injuries.Southwest Valley/Avondale 623-643-9233 South Mountain/Phoenix 602-824-4228 East Valley/Gilbert 480-813-9600 Northwest Valley/Arrowhead – Peoria 623-241-9026
NextCare Urgent Care
Various locations888-306-5311 www.nextcare.com/news
NextCare Urgent Care offers walk-in medical care for all ages by board-certified doctors specializing in non-life-threatening illnesses and injuries. NextCare offerings include physicals labs x-rays immunizations onsite prescriptions and occupational medicine services. Using NextCare is affordable and convenient! NextCare accepts all major insurance offers medical discounts and provides online registration. Visit www.nextcare.com/news for the nearest location or call 1-888-306-5311 today! What Next? NextCare.