Our healthcare team’s mission is to serve all by providing safe, high quality care; to achieve
excellent financial performance; and to train tomorrow’s healthcare professionals as the primary teaching hospital
for the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center. UMC has a strong and enduring
partnership with Texas Tech which helps fulfill UMC’s mission and helps
support Tech’s academic pursuits of education and research. As one
grows, the other prospers.
During the last 36 years, UMC, a public hospital for the citizens of
Lubbock County, has become a health system we can be proud of and a
great investment for Lubbock County taxpayers. Together with UMC Physicians, UMC has seen an increase in market share, demand for
service, and growth in reputation. Even during difficult economic times,
sound financial planning has allowed the system to thrive.
UMC's team has over 3,800 employees who serve an organization Texas
Monthly has recognized as “one of the Best Companies to Work for in
Together the medical staff, volunteers and supporters share a
commitment to Service is Our Passion and establish a foundation on which to build.