June 17, 2016
Doctors with MIHS’s Arizona Burn Center today issued warnings about the dangers of excessive summer heat as Arizona and the Southwest prepare for record breaking temperatures. Burn Center Direc...
June 10, 2016
As much as our sunny climate may be an enticement, too much can be very destructive Question: How do I protect myself and my family from the Arizona summer sun? Answer: With our recent bli...
May 11, 2016
Dr. Michael Peck, associate medical director of MIHS’s Arizona Burn Center, has been elected President of the American Burn Association (ABA). “This is a tremendous honor for Dr. Peck, MIH...
March 28, 2016
PHOENIX – Michael Epter, MD, an emergency physician at Maricopa Integrated Health System, has won a national award from the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education for his work in t...
February 01, 2016
It is one of the most common burn injuries doctors see at the MIHS Arizona Burn Center. A curious toddler wanders into the kitchen, sees a pot on the stove and reaches for the handle. In a matter of seconds, a scald injury occurs that may result in lifelong scarring.
January 07, 2016
The Arizona Burn Center has been reverified as an adult and pediatric burn center by the American Burn Association and the American College of Surgeons (ACS). The Arizona Burn Center is the only verified burn center in the state of Arizona and one of 58 verified burn centers nationally.
November 16, 2015
Susan Gerard, a former state lawmaker, state Health Director and one of Arizona’s leading health policy experts, has been elected chairman of the Maricopa County Special Health Care District Boa...
October 30, 2015
Two Arizona health insurance companies have been placed under supervision by the Arizona Director of Insurance, Andy Tobin. Director Tobin filed an Order for Supervision on October 30, 2015, to ...
October 26, 2015
Question: Will this year’s flu vaccine be effective? Answer: Last year’s flu vaccine developed a bad reputation after the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reve...
October 01, 2015
Because influenza has been confirmed in multiple Arizona counties, MIHS has implemented visitor restrictions at Maricopa Medical Center in an effort to minimize the spread of respiratory infectio...