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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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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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Dr. Adam Kramer Joins TMC Lakewood and P…

Dr. Adam Kramer Joins TMC Lakewood and Performs One of the First da Vinci Robotic Surgeries

Dr. Adam Kramer Joins TMC Lakewood and Performs One of the First da Vinci Robotic Surgeries Adam Kramer, DO, of Advanced Surgical Associates have partnered with Truman Medical Center (TMC) Lakewood...

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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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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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Truman Medical Centers President/CEO Joh…

Truman Medical Centers President/CEO John W. Bluford  Announces Retirement

John W. Bluford lll, President and CEO of Truman Medical Centers (TMC), today announced his retirement, effective July 18, to the health system’s Board of Directors, leadership and medical staff...

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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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Tara Clark, DO, Joins Newly Opened TMC L…

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

September 2, 2014 — Truman Medical Center (TMC) Lakewood is pleased to announce that Tara Clark, DO, has joined the staff of the newly opened and expanded Fairmount Family Medical Care...

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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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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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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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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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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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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 Breaks Ground on …

Truman Medical Centers Breaks Ground on Hospital Hill Outpatient Center

Truman Medical Centers (TMC) along with partner organizations, Landmark Healthcare Facilities, Sabates Eye Centers,  University Physician Associates, the National Real Estate Advisors and Regions Bank broke ground today on 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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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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