TMC - a great place to work

Tucson Medical Center certified as a great workplace

Tucson Medical Center was certified as a great workplace in early September by the independent analysts at Great Place to Work®. Tucson Medical Center earned this credential based on extensive ratings provided by its employees in anonymous surveys. A summary of these ratings can be found at Overall, 80 percent of surveyed employees characterized […]

Norman and Mary Louise Clarke - carotid artery screening

Screening reveals stroke risk – An update on Norman

Norman Clarke had no reason to think that there was anything amiss when he stopped by for a preventative screening including a carotid artery screening at TMC two years ago. At 81 years old, the retired automotive engineer exercised three times a week at the gym, saw his doctor twice a year for checkups, took […]

Healthy dogs and people

Lucky critters – how pets improve our health

Did you know there is a week dedicated to honoring our canine companions? National Dog Week is the last full week in September and we’re taking time out, in advance, to observe National Dog Week and look at the health benefits of pets. According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control & Prevention, owning a […]

Tell Senator McCain to protect your healthcare now

Save Arizona health care – ‘No’ on the Graham-Cassidy bill

Today, the Arizona Hospital and Healthcare Association (AzHHA) announced its formal opposition to the “Graham-Cassidy” legislation, the latest congressional effort to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act. AzHHA President and CEO Greg Vigdor issued the following statement: A central goal of the Arizona Hospital and Healthcare Association is to ensure more Arizona families have […]

Katie Keating, marathon runner, rocket scientist, mom

Preparing for childbirth – Katie chose TMC

Katie Keating can run a marathon, 26.2 miles, in 3 hours and 3 minutes. During graduate school she investigated what the universe is made of, literally! Her studies centered on the interactions among galaxies. So, when it came to having a baby, Katie applied the same level of dedication and effort to preparation as she […]

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