Your West Valley: Sun Health Seminar Explores Lung Cancer

A big “thank you” to this week for running a wonderful article about our upcoming Community Education event on lung cancer, the leading cause of cancer-related deaths in the United  States.

Called “Sun Health Seminar Explores Lung Cancer,” the article shares details of the November 14th event at Banner Boswell Medical Center, where Dr. Biggs of the Arizona Center for Cancer Care will discuss ways to prevent lung cancer, the benefits and risks of screening for lung cancer, and treatment options.

Click here to read the full article or here to register.  Sun Health Community Event: Lung Cancer Prevention and Treatment Options

Proactive Care in a Reactive World

camerson svendsen_3_4webThe way health care is experienced and delivered is undergoing seismic change, making it more important than ever for consumers, especially seniors, to proactively manage their own health care. That was the take-away message from “Proactive Care in a Reactive World,” a talk given by Sun Health Business Consultant and Social Worker Cameron Svendsen at a recent Community Education session hosted at Sun Health’s Grandview Care Center in Sun City West. Continue reading

Sun Health Foundation & Faithful Donors Donate $500,000 to Behavioral Health Unit

The Sun Health Foundation, with the help of contributions from faithful donors throughout the West Valley, donated approximately $500,000 for renovations to Banner Del E. Webb Medical Center’s SAGE unit.

SAGE, which stands for Support, Adaptation, Growth, Enrichment, offers one of the few programs in Arizona that treats patients who need simultaneous medical and behavioral health care. Continue reading