Members of the Northwest Medical Center team celebrate during the ground-breaking ceremony for the new construction project.
Working to improve efficiency, the Northwest Medical Center
started making a commitment to see emergency room patients in 30
minutes or less. After starting the goal in October, hospital
officials are happy with the success.
Wednesday, January 30, 2013 4:00 am
Northwest Medical Center (NMC) last week broke ground for a $46 million expansion that will deliver a new surgical wing and add four minimally invasive operating room (OR) suites to the existing dozen ORs in the hospital.
Wednesday, February 8, 2012 4:00 am
Northwest Medical Center continues to fulfill its promise to see
emergency room patients in 30 minutes or less since last October,
and plans to continue the program through 2012 and the foreseeable
Tuesday, November 2, 2010 11:00 pm
Paul Kappelman, chief executive officer of Northwest Medical
Center, has resigned his position, the hospital said in a Tuesday
Wednesday, May 11, 2011 3:00 am
Northwest Medical Center’s new chief executive officer is former
Tucson resident Kevin Stockton. Stockton returned to his hometown
to take over the helm of the 300-bed hospital on March 14. He is
responsible for the operations and strategic management of the
facility and off-campus locations, including urgent care offices
and ambulatory surgery centers.
Monday, May 31, 2010 11:00 pm
Jan Offret, chief nursing officer at Northwest
Medical Center, has been honored with an Outstanding Achievement
Award from Community Health Systems, one of the nation's leading
systems of general acute-care hospitals.
Tuesday, June 1, 2004 11:00 pm
Since 1997, the town of Oro Valley has required developers to
contribute 1 percent of their construction costs to public art. As
a result of this extraordinary directive, by this time next year,
the new Northwest Medical Center Oro Valley may house the largest
collection of contemporary regional art in the area.
Wednesday, March 28, 2012 2:50 pm
The Best of the Northwest received nearly 400 votes
Wednesday, March 13, 2013 4:00 am
We all know that regular exercise is an essential part of a healthy lifestyle. Exercise makes you look and feel good – promoting greater muscle strength, endurance, flexibility, weight control, and cardiovascular fitness.
Tuesday, June 3, 2008 11:00 pm
The inpatient rehabilitation facility at Northwest Medical
Center Oro Valley recently was ranked among the top 10 percent of
such facilities in the nation, according to the Uniform Data System
for Medical Rehabilitation.
Tuesday, March 24, 2009 11:00 pm
Northwest Medical Center Oro Valley has changed its name to Oro
Tuesday, October 30, 2012 2:34 pm
Amber Lights Retirement Community
Sunday, August 18, 2013 4:58 pm
Northwest Fire crews responded to I-10 and Avra Valley Road at 2:49pm today after reports of a vehicle rollover.
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 4:00 am
Sunday, April 20, 2008 11:00 pm
Trying to meet the needs of her own children led Kim Lauger to
study neurodevelopmental difficulties, the kind associated with
autism, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and other
complex syndromes and problems.
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 4:00 am
Best Mom and pop business
Sunday, May 11, 2003 11:00 pm
Dick Eggerding has said it 100 times and will keep saying it
until there is no breath left to push out the words: The arts are
the soul of a community. Without them, the 70-year-old Eggerding
argues, communities have no life. They are as hollow and empty as a
Tuesday, June 17, 2008 11:00 pm
Tucson Orthopaedic Institute, P.C., has a new location in the
Wednesday, December 15, 2010 12:00 am
Dr. Michael Gooden, a board-certified vascular specialist with
experience in diagnosing and treating vascular disease, has joined
Northwest Allied Physicians.
Tuesday, March 30, 2010 11:00 pm
Alex Westerband, M.D., FACS, is a
board-certified vascular surgeon who has joined Northwest Allied
Thursday, August 15, 2013 2:12 pm
Northwest fire crews are on the scene of a vehicle rollover between the Tangerine and Marana exits on the westbound frontage road.
Wednesday, January 27, 2010 12:00 am
Northwest Allied Physicians, affiliated with Oro Valley
Hospital, specialize in family medicine, gynecology, gynecologic
surgery, infectious disease, internal medicine, vascular, and
Saturday, September 14, 2013 12:48 pm
Northwest Fire District has responded to two motorcycle accidents this morning according to Captain Adam Goldberg.
Thursday, January 19, 2012 3:03 pm
The Northwest Fire District responded to a three-vehicle
accident on Tangerine road near Camino De Oeste at 10:55 a.m.