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In the News

TMC Infection Prevention/Control Director Tom Button, RN, CIC, Chosen by World Health Organization to Consult on African Ebola Crisis 

September 24, 2014

TMC Corporate Director of Infection Prevention/Control has been chosen by the World Health Organization (WHO) to travel to Western Africa for the next month as part of a six-person team of consultants. He will travel to Geneva, Switzerland for two days of training before continuing on to Africa. read more...

Tara Clark, DO, Joins Newly Opened TMC Lakewood Fairmount Family Medical Care

September 2, 2014

TMC Lakewood is pleased to announce that Tara Clark, DO, has joined the staff of the newly opened and expanded Fairmount Family Medical Care at 606 South Hardy Avenue in western Independence. She joins Dr. Randall Cramer who has, since late 2012, seen patients in an interim location while the permanent center was under construction. read more...

Truman Medical Centers Welcomes Heptopancreatobiliary Surgeon Farzad Alemi, MD

August 4, 2014

HPB surgery is the operative treatment of benign and malignant conditions of the pancreas, liver, bile ducts and gallbladder.  Dr. Alemi is expert in minimally invasive surgical techniques including laparoscopic surgery, radiofrequency and microwave ablation that provide patients with quicker recovery and less pain.  read more...

 

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Truman Medical Centers Sponsors Fourth-A…

Truman Medical Centers Sponsors Fourth-Annual Touchdown Family Fest

Truman Medical Centers (TMC), in conjunction with the Neighborhood Tourist Development Fund, WIC, Amerigroup, KanCare, Metcalf Bank, Quintiles and Get Your Rear in Gear will hold the fourth-annual Touchdown Family...

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TMC Lakewood Introduces Eastland Breast …

TMC Lakewood Introduces Eastland Breast Center

Truman Medical Center Lakewood Introduces Eastland Breast Center Truman Medical Center (TMC) Lakewood introduces the Eastland Breast Center, offering state-of-the-art technology and medical expertise in the diagnosis and treatment of women...

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Truman Medical Centers Recognized by Hos…

Truman Medical Centers Recognized by Hospitals & Health Networks as Healthcare’s Most Wired – Advanced Organization

Truman Medical Centers (TMC) has been named for the fourth consecutive year as one of Health Care’s “Most Wired” organizations of 2014 by Hospitals & Health Networks magazine, the journal...

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The Richard and Annette Bloch Cancer Cen…

The Richard and Annette Bloch Cancer Center is Unveiled

Truman Medical Centers Unveils The Richard and Annette Bloch Cancer Center A who’s who in Kansas City’s funding community attended the May 15 opening.  The expanded center, located in Hospital Hill...

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Incoming TMC President/CEO will be Charl…

Incoming TMC President/CEO will be Charles W. “Charlie” Shields

Peggy Dunn, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Truman Medical Centers (TMC), announced today that the incoming TMC President/CEO will be Charles W. “Charlie” Shields, currently the Chief Operating...

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Mobile Market Schedule

Mobile Market Schedule

Tuesdays The Jackson County Courthouse 9:00am – 10:00am 415 East 12th Street, Kansas City, MO 64106 Lucile Bluford Public Library 10:30am – 11:30am 3050 Prospect Ave., Kansas City, MO 64128 Palestine Senior Center 12:00pm – 1:00pm 3325 Prospect Ave...

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HIMSS Analytics Honors Truman Medical Ce…

HIMSS Analytics Honors Truman Medical Centers Ambulatory Clinics with Stage 7 Ambulatory Award

HIMSS Analytics Honors Truman Medical Centers Ambulatory Clinics with Stage 7 Ambulatory Award HIMSS Analytics recognized 50 of Truman Medical Centers (TMC) ambulatory clinics with its Stage 7 Ambulatory Award. The...

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Certification for Hip and Knee Joint Rep…

Certification for Hip and Knee Joint Replacement from The Joint Commission

Truman Medical Center Lakewood Becomes First in Kansas City to Achieve Certification for Hip and Knee Joint Replacement from The Joint Commission Truman Medical Center (TMC) Lakewood has earned The Joint...

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Walgreens Pharmacy Opens at Lakewood

Walgreens Pharmacy Opens at Lakewood

Walgreens Pharmacy Opens at Truman Medical Center Lakewood Walgreens has opened a new full-service pharmacy at Truman Medical Center Lakewood. Truman Medical Center Hospital Hill has been serving the Kansas City...

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Truman Medical Centers Welcomes Hepatopa…

Truman Medical Centers Welcomes Hepatopancreatobiliary Surgeon Farzad Alemi, M.D

  Truman Medical Centers (TMC) announced this week that Farzad Alemi, M.D., a Hepatopancreatobiliary (HPB) surgeon, has joined the staff at TMC Hospital Hill.    “Dr. Alemi brings to us highly specialized surgical...

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John W. Bluford Medical Pavilion at Trum…

John W. Bluford Medical Pavilion at Truman Medical Centers Unveiled

Peggy Dunn, Chair of the Truman Medical Centers (TMC) Board of Directors, unveiled a rendering of the soon to be named John W. Bluford Medical Pavilion at Truman Medical Centers...

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Missouri Department of Health and Senior…

Missouri Department of Health and Seniors Services Names  Truman Medical Center Hospital a “Show Me 5” Hospital

Gone are the days of whisking away a newborn to the nursery, formula and pacifiers are locked away and breastfeeding is the gold-standard as part of efforts by Truman Medical...

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AHIMA Grace Award for Innovation

AHIMA Grace Award for Innovation

AHIMA Presents Truman Medical Centers with Grace Award for Innovation in Health Information Management Kansas City-based group honored for using information to improve patient care Truman Medical Centers (TMC) is being honored...

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Test the Joslin Clinical Analytic Tool

Test the Joslin Clinical Analytic Tool

Joslin Diabetes Center and Truman Medical Centers Join Forces to Test the Joslin Clinical Analytic Tool (JCAT™) Truman Medical Centers (TMC) and Joslin Diabetes Center, an affiliate of Harvard Medical School...

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W.H.O Chooses TMC's Infection Prevention…

W.H.O Chooses TMC's Infection Prevention Director for Ebola Consultation

September 24, 2014 - Truman Medical Centers(TMC) Corporate Director of Infection Prevention/Control has been chosen by the World Health Organization (WHO) to travel to Western Africa for the next month...

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Michael Leavitt Addresses TMC Board of D…

Michael Leavitt Addresses TMC Board of Directors

Three-term Utah Governor and Former Secretary of Health and Human Services Michael Leavitt Addresses TMC Board of Directors Michael Leavitt, former US Secretary of Health and Human Services under President George...

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