UMC Health System has been full of innovative transformations and a stalwart commitment to the communities we passionately serve.
With over 30 clinic locations, we are living out our Service is Our Passion culture, UMC’s award-winning and nationally recognized patient experience. As UMC prepares to open a second hospital campus, UMC Health & Wellness Hospital in Southwest Lubbock, establish our freestanding Children’s Hospital, and change the landscape of cancer treatment with the upcoming TLC2 Foundation Cancer Center, our growth consistently meets the region’s needs. You will see our commitment and feel our healing promise each and every visit because, at UMC, Our Passion is You.
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- Employs more than 4,900 employees
- Distributes more than $323 million in payroll
- Annual operating budget of $867 million
- Uses $33 million in county taxpayer dollars to provide more than $99 million in healthcare to unfunded patients
- Tax revenue constitutes 3.8 percent of total operating budget. State average for public hospitals is more than 24.4 percent
- Provides $87.4 million in funding to Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center annually
- *As of August 2023
Partners in Care
UMC is proud to partner with two outstanding health care organizations: UMC Physicians and the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center. These partnerships provides the West Texas and Eastern New Mexico regions with the best in care — from Family Medicine & Urgent Care Clinics to more Intensive Care within the hospital.
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
UMC is the primary teaching hospital for the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center. UMC has helped Texas Tech train more than 10,000 healthcare professionals and counting.
Texas Tech Health Sciences Center is a leader in patient care, education, and research. And Texas Tech Physicians, residents and students help UMC form an innovative, research based medical team that only a teaching hospital can provide.
Learn more about TTUHSC at www.ttuhsc.edu
UMC Physicians, provides our region with more than 30 medical clinics including Family Medicine, Children’s, Internal Medicine and Urgent Care, along with specialty clinics such as Cardiology, Gastroenterology, and Neurosurgery.
More than 400,000 visits to a UMC Physicians clinic will take place this year in facilities not only within Lubbock, but also in Idalou, Post, Slaton and Wolfforth.