Dignity Health Opens New Arizona General Hospital Campus in Mesa, Providing Patients with Increased Access to Care


Dignity Health Expands High-Quality Care and Access in Arizona.

Mesa, Arizona, November 12, 2018 — Dignity Health has officially opened its new Arizona General Hospital (AGH) Campus in Mesa, a full-service hospital serving the east valley.

“Today is a milestone for Dignity Health in Arizona as our expanded footprint will bring the Mesa community additional access to quality care,” said Jane Hanson, President and Chief Executive Officer for the AGH. “We have officially opened the doors and are ready to serve patients and the local community.”

Arizona General Hospital’s Mesa Campus is a full-service health care facility licensed by the state as a general hospital. The hospital boasts 50 inpatient beds, two state-of-the-art operating rooms, an emergency department, a high-complexity laboratory and a full radiology suite offering the latest technologies. The new campus also will have full access to Dignity Heath’s networks of physicians and specialists.

“The new hospital campus is equipped with the latest clinical and diagnostic equipment to meet the needs of our patients, their family members and guests,” said Dr. Terry Ambus, Medical Staff President of AGH Mesa. “We are committed to providing a unique and personalized health care experience.”

The new Dignity Health Arizona General Hospital campus in Mesa is located at 9130 E. Elliott Rd., Mesa, AZ 85212. For more information, visit www.azgeneral.com.

About Dignity Health, Arizona Service Area

Dignity Health, Arizona Service Area includes six outstanding hospitals – Chandler Regional Medical Center, Mercy Gilbert Medical Center, St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center, which includes Barrow Neurological Institute, St. Joseph's Westgate Medical Center, Arizona General Hospital — Laveen, and Arizona General Hospital - Mesa. From this foundation, Dignity Health, Arizona Service Area has expanded into a comprehensive health care system, which includes imaging centers, clinics, specialty hospitals, urgent care centers, insurance providers, an accountable care organization and other clinical partnerships. The Dignity Health Medical Group includes more than 40 practices and covers a wide range of specialties. Dignity Health, Arizona Service Area is part of Dignity Health, one of the nation’s largest health care systems. For more information, please visit http://www.dignityhealth.org/arizona.

About Dignity Health Arizona General Hospital

Dignity Health Arizona General Hospital System offers full-service healthcare and is licensed by the state as general hospitals. Each hospital within the system, has inpatient rooms, two state-of-the-art operating rooms - for inpatient and outpatient surgical procedures, an emergency department, a high-complexity laboratory and a full radiology suite offering the latest technologies. Furthermore, patients have full access to the Dignity Health area facilities and physicians. The hospitals provide Phoenix-area residents with 24/7 access to emergency medical care. Dignity Health Arizona General Hospital Emergency Rooms are fully-equipped off-campus emergency departments, located within the community to bring a greatly needed access point to emergency medical care.