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U.S. News & World Report. Banner – University Medical Center Tucson

Banner – University Medical Center Tucson received the Magnet recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center for excellence in nursing. It was the first hospital in the state to get this honor. Most recently, the medical center ranked in the top 50 for specialty care in the nation by U.S. News & World Report.. was recently named to IBM Watson Health’s top 100 hospitals in the nation list. On top of this honor, the hospital was given the Everest Award

by IBM Watson. This award is given to hospitals on the top 100 list that have also received high marks on improving over the last five years. The National Cancer Institute recently renewed UA Cancer Center’s status as a Comprehensive Cancer Center. In addition, the institute awarded the center with a $17.6 million grant, which will support cancer research. Northwest Medical Center and Oro Valley Hospital have numerous gold seal designations from the Joint Commission, including total knee and hip replacement, spine surgery and recognized as primary stroke

Tucson ranked second Best Small City in the U.S. – Resonance

centers. The American College of Radiology also named Northwest Women’s Imaging as a Breast Imaging Center of Excellence. The new $8.5 million Northwest Emergency Center Marana offers around-the-clock care to residents in

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