Founded in 1823 as the Baltimore Infirmary, the University of Maryland Medical Center is one of the nation's oldest academic medical centers. Located on the West Side of Downtown Baltimore, the Medical Center is distinguished by discovery-driven tertiary and quaternary care for the entire state and region and innovative, highly specialized clinical programs.
As the health care environment continues to change, we must be forward thinking to meet the challenges ahead of us. To that end, the leaders and clinical staff at UMMC have created a bold, five-year strategic plan for 2014-2018 to help us address those future challenges and to position us well for the future.
Leadership of the University of Maryland Medical Center.
UMMC exists to serve the state and region as a tertiary/quaternary care center, to serve the local community with a full range of care options, to educate and train the next generation of health care providers, and to be a site for world-class clinical research.
The University of Maryland Medical Center is an innovative teaching hospital in Baltimore that provides a full range of health services to people throughout Maryland and the Mid-Atlantic region.
By integrating "green" practices, the Medical Center has a tremendous opportunity to reduce toxins and waste, lower energy consumption, achieve healthier indoor air and create an overall healthier environment for its patients and staff.
UMMC is devoted to making a difference in the community and believes that empowered communities are healthy communities.
Information on donating blood through the University of Maryland Medical Center.
Information for staff members at UMMC.