TMC Meeting Transitions of Care Measure for Meaningful Use

Tucson Medical Center attested in July 2014 for Stage 2 of meaningful use of its electronic medical record, one of 75 hospital to hit this milestone at the time and one of 200 by … READ MORE

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TMC prepared as roundtable brings health professionals together to tackle Ebola health threat

As medical professionals respond to the emergence of Ebola as a national public health threat, local health care leaders gathered Monday in a round-table discussion to share … READ MORE

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TMC ahead of the curve: one of less than 200 hospitals nationwide to attest to Stage 2 of meaningful use for its electronic medical record

In July, Tucson Medical Center attested to the U.S. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, or CMS, that it has met Stage 2 meaningful use requirements for implementation of its electronic medical record. As a result, the hospital expects to receive $1.9 million this year in incentive payments made available under the 2009 economic stimulus … READ MORE

TMC Meeting Transitions of Care Measure for Meaningful Use

Tucson Medical Center attested in July 2014 for Stage 2 of meaningful use of its electronic medical record, one of 75 hospital to hit this milestone at the time and one of 200 by Sept. 30, the end of the federal fiscal year. The Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology asked the hospital to discuss in a video how it hit … READ MORE

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Girls on the Run alumni now cross country team captains

by Paula Nasiatka, GOTR coach, Tanque Verde Elementary Meg Healy and Carsen Mastrangelo participated in the first team of Girls on the Run (GOTR) at Tanque Verde Elementary School two years ago. Tanque Verde Elementary had just started the program in the fall of 2012 and this was the first opportunity for girls to sign up with volunteer … READ MORE

Pharmacist shares information about prescriptions over video conference

Without getting out of bed patients can have their prescriptions filled, video chat with pharmacists

It’s now easier than ever for patients to fill their prescriptions before leaving Tucson Medical Center. Patients can have those medications delivered right to their bedside and can even have a counseling session with the pharmacist over a video call without ever leaving their bed. It goes far beyond a matter of one-stop convenience. It’s … READ MORE

TMC Meeting Transitions of Care Measure for Meaningful Use

Tucson Medical Center attested in July 2014 for Stage 2 of meaningful use of its electronic medical record, one of 75 hospital to hit this milestone at the time and one of 200 by Sept. 30, the end of the federal fiscal year. The Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology asked the hospital to discuss in a video how it hit … READ MORE

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    Izora Earl had every right to be anxious when she found out in spring 2014 that she had an aggressive form of breast cancer. Breast cancer had claimed her mother and her grandmother. But Izora wasn’t anxious. A woman of faith, Izora instead settled into a place of determination. “I was like, ‘OK, Lord, I […]
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  • So you’re ready to donate your newborn’s cord blood at TMC. Now what?
    As an expectant parent, perhaps you’ve heard about preserving your newborn’s umbilical cord blood, and educated yourself on the pros and cons of both private banking and public donation.  If you’ve decided to privately bank, you select a bank, and start working directly with that company’s representative. If you’ve decided that public donation is the […] […]
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