Tucson Medical Center, licensed at more than 600 beds, has been Tucson’s locally governed nonprofit regional hospital for 70 years. TMC is Southern Arizona’s leading provider for emergency care and pediatric care (including Tucson’s first Pediatric Emergency Department), with top-notch intensive care units for adults, children and newborns. Other specialty areas include women’s, maternity, cardiac care, orthopaedic, neuroscience, hospice, surgical, vascular, geropsychiatric care and senior services.
We earned The Joint Commission's Gold Seal for Hospital Accreditation by demonstrating continuous compliance with the commission's performance standards. Key collaborations include our alignment with a Southern Arizona accountable care organization, membership in the Mayo Care Clinic Network and partnership in the Southern Arizona Hospital Alliance.
In TMC was named one of the nation’s 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals® by Truven Health Analytics for 2015. The hospital has also earned certification as a Primary Stroke Center, accreditation as a Chest Pain Center, and the Gold Plus Achievement Award for stroke programs from the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association. TMC is a recipient of the AHA/ASA's Target: Stroke Honor Roll.
The TMC Orthopaedic Center is recognized as one of the 2015-16 best hospitals for knee replacements by U.S. News & World Report.
Southern Arizona's locally governed nonprofit health system, TMC HealthCare, is the corporate entity that includes Tucson Medical Center and the TMC One primary care practice.