Rear Admiral visits TMC for Children as part of larger engagement tour of Tucson

Small patients were wowed by the sheer mass of an aircraft carrier – surprised to hear that it would be the equivalent of a floating city with nearly 5,000 crew members on board, sharing space with aircraft and helicopters. Rear Admiral Daniel MacInnis was perfectly suited to answer their questions: While participating in the U.S. […]

Asthma- when to see the pediatric pulmonologist

When big breathing problems trouble little ones – Pediatric pulmonologists provide expert care

Struggling to breath can be terrifying, especially for children – and their parents. Acute and chronic respiratory challenges including asthma need specialized care to keep airways open – enter the pediatric pulmonologist. Dr. Chiarina Galvez explains when a child with asthma symptoms should see a pediatric pulmonology specialist can best help. What is pediatric pulmonology? […]

TMC reports nearly $64 million in 2017 community benefit

TMC recorded $63.6 million of community benefit costs, or 11.9 percent of net revenues of $534 million in 2017, according to the annual Report to Our Community out this month. This percentage is well over the 5 percent average expected for a nonprofit hospital to maintain tax-exempt status. In 2016, TMC reported a community benefit […]

Incredible reward at no cost – How cord blood donations are changing lives at TMC

How cord blood donations are changing lives at TMC

TMC recruiter hits her stride at 200th Meet Me at Maynards achievement

It is often shared that a journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step. Kim Loya remembers those first few steps in what would become a weekly Monday tradition and help her find new goals, new friends and a new love for the city she lives in. It was five years ago when […]


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