Truman Medical Centers is a not-for-profit two acute-care hospital health system in Kansas City. The TMC Health System includes TMC Hospital Hill, TMC Lakewood, TMC Behavioral Health, the Jackson County Health Department and a number of primary care practices throughout Eastern Jackson County. Named one of the nation’s top academic medical centers, TMC is the primary teaching hospital for the University of Missouri-Kansas City Schools of Health Sciences and specializes in the areas of asthma, bariatrics, diabetes, women’s health, and trauma services. TMC has earned a strong reputation for being the largest provider of safety net medical care for uninsured and under insured patients.
As the largest provider of quality outpatient care in Kansas City and across Jackson County, more than a third of all babies born in Jackson County enter life at one of TMC’s campuses. In the past five years, TMC has been recognized as: 1) one of the top five academic medical centers by the University Health System, Consortium 2) Once of the nations “most wired” hospitals (by Hospitals and Health Networks of the American Medical Association), 2007 Health resources and Services Administration Medal of Honor for Organ Donations, a top hospital for the treatment of asthma by U.S. News and World Report and awarded along with the UMKC School of Health Sciences, a National Center of Excellence in Women’s Health by the Department of Health and Human Services.
For more information on TMC, visit www.trumed.org.