Banner Ironwood welcomes first baby born in the new year

A Mesa couple delivered the first baby boy who was born at Banner Ironwood Medical Center in 2019. Meghan Startin and Ryan Felton welcomed Emmett Felton, who came into the world at 5:41 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 2. Little Emmett weighed in at 6 pounds, 2 ounces and 19 ¼ inches in length, according to a […]

J.O. Combs USD recognizes, awards ‘Student of the Month’

The J.O. Combs Unified School District partners with Banner Ironwood in a Student of the Month program recognizing a student every month from each school. According to a press release, the selection process includes students recognized embracing the various pillars of the Character Counts Program including embracing responsibility, trustworthiness, citizenship, caring, respect and fairness. The […]

Combs district students prove Character Counts

Eight students in the J.O. Combs Unified School District have been recognized for exhibiting one of the various pillars of the Character Counts Program. The district partners with Banner Ironwood in a Student of the Month program, which recognizes one student every month from each school. There is a selection process in place where students […]

Combs district students prove character counts

The J.O. Combs Unified School District and Banner Ironwood honored students this month as part of the Character Counts Program. The program recognizes one student every month from district schools. “There is a selection process in place where students are recognized for the various pillars of the Character Counts Program, which include responsibility, trustworthiness, citizenship, […]

Banner Ironwood, Queen Creek join to host suicide prevention discussion

Education and conversation will be the highlights of a community discussion, which Banner Ironwood Medical Center and the Town of Queen Creek are hosting, focusing on suicide prevention, resiliency building and coping skills. Banner Ironwood Medical Center and Queen Creek are hosting another joint community forum on these issues from 6:30-8 p.m. Thursday, May 3 […]

Pre-annexation agreement amended with Banner Health

An amendment to the pre-annexation development agreement between the town and Banner Health accommodating third-party contractors doing work on behalf of Banner was approved in a 4-2 vote of the Queen Creek Town Council on March 7. Voting yes on resolution No. 1187-18 were Mayor Gail Barney and council members Robin Benning, Jeff Brown and […]

J.O. Combs, Banner recognize students for responsibility

The J.O. Combs Unified School District continues to partner with Banner Ironwood in a Student of the Month program, which recognizes one student every month from each school. There is a selection process in place where students are recognized for the various pillars of the Character Counts Program, which include responsibility, trustworthiness, citizenship, caring, respect […]

New orthopedic rehab space opens at Banner Ironwood

  Banner Ironwood Medical Center, 37000 N. Gantzel Road in Queen Creek, in partnership with Banner CORE Center for Orthopedics, held a ribbon-cutting ceremony to mark the opening of a dedicated rehabilitation space for orthopedic patients. The new area, on the third floor of the hospital, provides a centrally located physical therapy hub that is […]

Her son gone, mother reaches out to prevent student suicides

I love how you treat me,” was one of the last things 18-year-old Mitchell Warnock said to his mother before committing suicide a year ago. “I couldn’t stop screaming. My husband found him,” said Lorie Warnock, Mitchell’s mother. “If I had found him, I think that I would have to be institutionalized. I don’t know […]

Community forum on suicide prevention set for Nov. 30 in Queen Creek

Goal is let the community know help is available in their own backyard if needed   Banner Ironwood Medical Center and the town of Queen Creek will host a joint community forum on suicide prevention and awareness from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 30, in the Queen Creek Community Chambers, 20727 E. Civic […]