Obstetrics Rotation Sites

 

Rural Site:  Banner Casa Grande Medical Center
Location: Casa Grande, Arizona
Type of Site: Rural railroad town
Distance from Tucson:  71 miles (1 hour) between Phoenix and Tucson  
Housing:
Provided at an extended stay hotel next door to the hospital.

Special Features:

  • High volume deliveries (700 deliveries per year)
  • Includes Surgical OB
  • Includes high risk OB
  • Many GYN procedures
  • Mostly on Deck but clinic is a FQHC
  • Large native, refugee and Hispanic populations
  • Near the Domes or Casa Grande, Casa Grande Mountains and an excellent outlet mall.

Rural Site: Banner Payson Medical Center
Location: Payson, Arizona
Type of Site: Rural Mountain Town
Distance from Tucson: 188 miles (3 hours) an hour north of Phoenix in the middle of the state.

Special Features:

  • Low volume deliveries
  • Includes Surgical OB
  • Strong prenatal care experience
  • High volumes of GYN procedures and care
  • Surrounded by Tonto National Forest with many opportunities for hiking, fishing and exploring.

Rural Site: Mariposa and Holy Cross Hospitals
Location: Nogalas, Arizona
Type of Site: Border Town
Distance from Tucson: 66 miles (1 hour and 10 minutes) on the US-MX border.
Housing: Hotel extended stay

Special Features:

  • High volume deliveries including high risk
  • OB emergencies
  • Includes surgical OB
  • High volumes of GYN procedures and care
  • Very large Spanish speaking population