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Thank you so much for being very kind

Thank you so much for being very kind to us while our father was in your care. We are so grateful that we had you all there with him before we arrived from out of state.

We had been worried about him and calling him daily for weeks, since he lived alone and far away. We planned this trip to check up on him. We are so glad we were there before he passed away so we could kiss him and tell him how much we loved him. You all made it better for
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07/19/2016My daughter had been sick and having pain for a month and I had taken her to our local ER. There she was (mis)diagnosed and they said they never found anything. We came to Las . . .
07/11/2016Thank you for the excellent care while my husband was a patient in your facility. The staff were very friendly and I really liked the room. As a retired LPN who worked for 25 . . .
01/08/2016Hi, my name is April. My daughter was brought to your hospital after being hit by a car in November. Tragically, she did not survive her injuries. My daughter, our family and I . . .
12/31/2015On Oct. 26, I was admitted to UMC after passing out. I was brought to UMC by ambulance to the Cardiovasular Intensive Care Unit. After numerous tests, it was determined that I . . .
12/15/2015I was at your Urgent Care facility at Nellis Boulevard and Charleston. I have been to this place before, but never have I been treated with such caring and consideration! I was . . .
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A Message from CEO

CEO Welcome Message

Welcome to University Medical Center! I am proud that you have chosen UMC for your health care needs. While you research our website in more detail to learn about the superior level of care and unique services we offer, let me take a moment to offer you my personal pledge, that every patient at UMC is treated just like we would treat a member of our own family. UMC offers the highest level of Trauma care for adults, and Children's Hospital of N . . . more >>

Employee Corner

Spotlights individuals who have made invaluable contributions and provided exceptional patient care at UMC.

UMC Physicians Take Home Most Top Doc Awards

Providing the highest level of care and the most awarded physicians in Nevada! Click here for a list of winners

 

2015 WINGED HEART AWARD RECIPIENT

Tammy Wert, RN, an Intensive Care Unit (ICU) trauma nurse here at UMC, was honored at the 61st Annual Clark County Medical Society President’s Installation & Awards Ceremony on June 27 at the World Market Center.

Tammy was selcted by the committee for the life-saving care she has provided over the past twenty years. Tammy cares for patients and their families in the most diligent, compassionate and honest way with some of the best clinical skills ever seen.

A compassionate and selfless caregiver, Tammy also purchased televisions and radios at her own expense for 14 ICU rooms at UMC in order to help patients retain some autonomy while recovering from traumatic injuries.

In the News

Click on the following articles to read and watch media coverage about UMC.

11/19/2016Learn more about UMC CEO and Air Force Reserve Lt. Col. Mason VanHouweling in the following column from the Las Vegas Review-Journal . . .
11/07/2016The UMC Lions Burn Care Center recently became one of only a few hospitals in the nation to be verified as a Burn Center by the American Burn Association and the Committee on Traum . . .
11/03/2016Dr. Christian Young discusses the impact of new approaches to caring for heart attack patients in a column published in the VEGAS INC Health Care Quarterly . . .
11/01/2016Dr. Quynh Feikes inspires confidence among patients and colleagues at UMC . . .
10/24/2016A highly respected leader in his field, UMC Chief of Staff Dr. Dale Carrison has an incredibly unique career history. Learn more about his path to medicine by visiting . . .
09/28/2016The UMC Lions Burn Care Center receives media attention for becoming one of only a few hospitals in the nation to be verified as a Burn Center by the American Burn Association and . . .
09/25/2016Treating sick children challenging, rewarding for Dr. Meena Vohra . . .
09/11/2016With the introduction of cardiopulmonary exercise testing (CPET) at UMC, the hospital now provides community members with a valuable new resource supported by cutting-edge technolo . . .
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