Our Staff and Volunteer Stories

Abe's Staff Story

When Ibrahim “Abe’’ Farah was approached about working at the Abrazo Arizona Heart Hospital, he was stationed more than 6,000 miles away at Ramstein Air Force base in Germany.

Courtney’s Staff Story

For Courtney, being the Clinical Coordinator in the ICU at Abrazo Maryvale Campus is more than a job, it's an opportunity to make a difference.

Dr. Ellert's Staff Story

Offering quiet compassion and healing, Abrazo Community Health Network Regional Chief Medical Officer Dr. William Ellert volunteers with Circle the City where the homeless can recover after hospitalization.

Health Care Heroes

Brenda Day, Human Resources Specialist at Abrazo Scottsdale Campus, was a finalist for the 2016 Phoenix Business Journal Health Care Hero Award. 

Dr. Kravetz’s Staff Story

The Abrazo Central Campus medical museum created by Dr. Robert Kravetz, a retired gastroenterologist, gives visitors a shot of gratitude for advances in health care.

Dr. Ramaiah's Staff Story

Dr. Venkatesh Ramaiah could have worked almost anywhere. What he saw when he visited the Abrazo Arizona Heart Institute made the decision an easy one.

Nancy's Volunteer Story

Volunteering at Abrazo Scottsdale Campus gave Nancy Dorr a second chance at doing what she loves: helping people.

Richard's Volunteer Story

For most people, retirement is a long deserved opportunity to put up their feet. ER Volunteer Richard Carpenter isn't most people.

Tiffiny's Staff Story

After three decades as a nurse, Tiffiny is still making a difference in patients’ lives but with a much broader reach.