Banner – University Medical Center Phoenix
A Magnet™ hospital, BUMCP (formerly Banner Good Samaritan) is located at 1111 E. McDowell Rd in central Phoenix and has been serving the area since 1911. EPS is proud to have Dr. Robert Baron, M.D. as the Chairman of the BUMCP Emergency Department. Dr. David Streitwieser, M.D. is a past Medical Chief of Staff, and Dr. Moneesh Bhow serves as the ED Medical Director.
BUMCP is a 733 bed tertiary referral center with residency programs in medicine, family practice, surgery, orthopedics, ob-gyn, and psychiatry. It is an active level I trauma center with fellowships in cardiology and gastroenterology. A virtual reality education center was opened in July 2006. The Emergency Department Physicians have a direct role in both patient care and teaching responsibilities.
Emergency & Trauma visits in 2014: 64,797
Banner Estrella Medical Center
BEMC is located at 9201 W. Thomas Rd. This 305 patient bed hospital opened in January of 2005 and is serving quality patient care to the communities of Avondale, Buckeye, Goodyear, Litchfield Park, Peoria, Surprise, Tolleson, and western Phoenix. EPS is proud to have Dr. David Cohen serve as BEMC’s ED Medical Director and Dr. Marvin (Todd) Clever as BEMC’s Prehospital Medical Director. The hospital is virtually paperless with a full Electronic Medical Record and Computer Provider Order Entry. Other unique features are its centralized peer review process and its requirement of Board Certification for all physicians. The Emergency Department has rapidly grown to the 2nd busiest in the Arizona Region of the Banner system with a 2014 volume of 87,626 visits.
Banner Ironwood Medical Center
BIMC serves San Tan Valley, AZ, an area East of Phoenix. Prior to BIMC, this community was relying on the closest medical center at 12 miles away. Since its opening on November 1st, 2010, BIMC has grown to a 53 patient bed facility and is supported by hospitalists, general surgeons, orthopedic surgeons, anesthesiologists and obstetricians. Despite its size, BIMC benefits from the technology of Banner Health’s larger institutions with fully electronic medical records and physician order entry as well at CT, MRI, US, etc. EPS is active in hospital leadership with members of the group acting as Chair of the Department of Medicine and Vice Chief of Staff. We are proud to have been selected to staff this ED with 26,301 ED visits in 2014. Dr. Richard Bruno is the current BIMC ED Medical Director. Dr. Nathan Heaps is the current BIMC Chief of Staff.
Banner Goldfield Medical Center
Banner Goldfield Medical Center, located on Ironwood and Southern Roads in Apache Junction AZ, provides state-of-the-art patient-centered care to the communities of Apache Junction, Grand Canyon, East Mesa and Superior. The hospital offers an array of medical care including emergency services, intensive care, medical/surgical care, progressive care, surgery, imaging, pharmacy and lab.
Banner Goldfield is part of non-profit Banner Health. Banner was recently recognized as a top health system in the nation by Truven Health Analytics. Dr. Robert Porter is the ED Medical Director for BGFMC. Dr. Nathan Heaps is the BGFMC Chief of Staff. Founded in June 2013 with 30 patient beds, the Banner Goldfield Medical Center had 14,598 ED visits in 2014.
MedAire, an International SOS Company
EPS is a proud provider of MedLink, a service of MedAire, and delivers 24 hour emergency medical support to commercial airlines, private aviation, commercial maritime and private yachts around the world. Communication between physicians and flight crews are facilitated through state-of-the-art global response centers. Support is offered in over 140 languages.
EPS has partnered with PracticeMax to provide billing service to all of our patients. PracticeMax provides superior business office solutions by providing quality financial care to EPS patients.