Banner University Medical Center Tucson is a hospital that also acts as an academic medical center.
Due to the outbreak of the novel COVID-19, coronavirus, personal protective equipment has increased in demand and need due to shortages in healthcare environments and hospitals. Banner University Medical Center Tucson has provided thousands of masks to medical centers and hospitals in Arizona. They look to continue to their effort to provide hand-crafted masks and personal protective equipment in Tuscon and Payson, Arizona.
- HealthcareHealth care is the maintenance or improvement of health via the prevention, diagnosis, treatment, amelioration, or cure of disease, illness, injury, and other physical and mental impairments in people. Health care is delivered by health professionals and allied health fields. Medicine, dentistry, pharmacy, midwifery, nursing, optometry, audiolog...
- HospitalNAICS industry subsector 622 - Industries in the Hospitals subsector provide medical, diagnostic, and treatment services that include physician, nursing, and other health services to inpatients and the specialized accommodation services required by inpatients. Hospitals may also provide outpatient services as a secondary activity.
- COVID-19COVID-19 is the abbreviated name for coronavirus disease 2019, a respiratory disease caused by a novel coronavirus strain called SARS-CoV-2. COVID-19 was first detected in Wuhan City, China and the outbreak was declared a pandemic on March 11, 2020 by the World Health Organization.
- Personal protective equipmentPersonal protective equipment is equipment worn to minimize exposure to workplace hazards that can lead to injuries and illnesses