Banner Health’s cardiovascular strategy & partnerships in the ASC space — 5 key insights

PHOENIX (March 5, 2020) — Phoenix-based Banner Health manages 10 ASCs through a joint venture with Atlas Healthcare Partners, and the entities plan to open at least five more by the end of the year. Joan Thiel, Banner Health’s vice president of ambulatory services, spoke to Becker’s ASC Review about what specialties she’s watching closely, the advantages of working with Atlas to grow in those areas, and why she views partnerships as beneficial for healthcare overall.

Banner Health kicks off ‘rapid’ ASC growth, relocates historic center — 7 insights from VP Joan Thiel

PHOENIX (March 4, 2020) — Banner Health’s Banner Surgery Center-University — which opened 50 years ago in Phoenix under the name Surgicenter — is moving to a larger facility with eight operating rooms.

Banner Surgery Center – University celebrates five decades of care by moving to new facility

PHOENIX, (Feb. 25, 2020) – Fifty years ago, Banner Surgery Center – University, formerly known as Surgicenter, forever changed how patients underwent outpatient surgery when it opened as the country’s first-ever freestanding ambulatory surgery center, offering an alternative to hospital-based surgery.