Grandview Terrace is Certified Gluten-Free

Grandview Terrace Goes Gluten-Free, Public invited to luncheon April 25
Sun Health Senior Living community becomes state’s only continuing care retirement community to earn gluten-free kitchen certification

SUN CITY WEST, ARIZ. – April 11, 2013 – Grandview Terrace, one of three Sun Health Senior Living communities, became the state’s first and only continuing care retirement community (CCRC) to earn gluten-free certification for kitchen and dining staff from the National Foundation for Celiac Awareness (NFCA).

The public is invited to sample Grandview’s gluten-free fare during a luncheon held on Thursday, April 25, at 12:30 p.m. Registration is required to attend. To RSVP, please call 623-975-8014. During the event, Terry Wallace, director of dining services, will explain the gluten-free certification and menu. Continue reading

Sun Health Foundation – Save The Dates

Sun Health Foundation has announced plans for an exciting year ahead. Traditional signature events such as the annual Gala and Auction, Holiday Home Tour & Gift Boutique and the ever popular Fashion Show join new favorites including the Lexus Champions for Charity Golf Tournament Drawing, the annual golf tournament and a special salute to Banner Del E. Webb Medical Center’s 25th anniversary at the annual physician-donor recognition event.

See below for the event dates:  Continue reading

Linda Lessard Named Admissions/Marketing Manager at Grandview Care Center

SUN CITY WEST, ARIZ. – Sun Health Senior Living, a nationally recognized operator of three Arizona retirement communities, has named Linda Lessard admissions/marketing manager at Grandview Care Center (GVCC). The five-star facility offers rehabilitation, assisted living, and skilled nursing services to Northwest Valley residents, including seniors at Grandview Terrace in Sun City West and The Colonnade in Surprise. Continue reading

Sun Health Hour – April 7, 2013 – Mayor Sharon Wolcott

Mayor Sharon Wolcott was elected in November 2011 on a platform that called for creating more jobs, providing new education options and addressing traffic congestion in Surprise.

The former District 1 council member also has worked hard to bring about more fiscal accountability and transparency at City Hall, and intends to continue the fight for taxpayers in her new job. Continue reading

Sun Health Hour – March 17, 2013 – Charlie Agee, MD

Charlie Agee, MD, Arizona West Region Chief Medical Officer for Banner Health

Charlie M. Agee, MD is the Chief Medical Officer of the Arizona West Region for Banner Health with direct supervisory responsibility for all of the chief medical officers in the region.

He has leadership responsibilities with the Care Management executive team and serves on other system-wide teams for Banner Health. Continue reading

Sun Health SHINEing Upon A New Leaf

Donation drive featuring employees, residents, volunteers and the general public helping organization to meet its mission 

SUN CITY, ARIZ. – Now in its second full year, the Sun Health SHINE (Sun Health Involvement Never Ends) Committee is currently hosting its first donation drive of the year in support of A New Leaf, a Valley nonprofit providing resources to the homeless and domestic violence victims, as well as youth and community programs. Continue reading

Sun Health Hour – March 10, 2013

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>Sun Health Hour 11-4-12 with Dr. Denis Cortese, foundation professor and director, Arizona State University and Jennifer Drago, vice president business development, Sun Health.

The debut of The Sun Health Hour radio program features the transformation of health care delivery and special guest Dr. Denis Cortese, foundation professor and director, Healthcare Delivery and Policy Program, Arizona State University and emeritus president and CEO, Mayo Clinic. Continue reading