Abrazo Mesa Hospital has smaller "neighborhood" setting

Abrazo Mesa Hospital
Abrazo Mesa Hospital sits on the Mesa-Gilbert border. (Tom Blodgett/Community Impact Newspaper)

Abrazo Mesa Hospital sits on the Mesa-Gilbert border. (Tom Blodgett/Community Impact Newspaper)

Abrazo Mesa Hospital opened Oct. 1 at 5750 E. Baseline Road, Mesa, on the Gilbert border. The “neighborhood” hospital is smaller in scale than a general hospital and has eight in-patient beds, 24-hour emergency care, a surgical suite, diagnostic imaging and a laboratory. 602-833-6900. www.abrazohealth.com


By Tom Blodgett
Raised in Arizona, Tom Blodgett has spent 30 years in journalism in Arizona and is the editor of the Gilbert edition of Community Impact Newspaper. He is a graduate of Arizona State University, where he now serves as an instructional professional in the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication and editorial adviser to The State Press, the university's independent student media outlet.


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