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The Healthcare Hub: Patient-Centered, Equipped for Excellence.

For more than 100 years, Tuomey has been synonymous with quality health care in Sumter, Lee and Clarendon counties. After a century of change and progress, this multifaceted health care system meets the needs of the community through acute care, outpatient services and a comprehensive health promotion and disease prevention program.

The hospital joined forces with Palmetto Health on Jan. 1, 2016. Locally, it is anchored by Palmetto Health Tuomey, a 301-bed, Joint Commission-accredited institution that delivers the industry’s most advanced technological care. Avatar International and Press Ganey have each honored the facility with some of their highest awards for Exceeding Patient Expectations and Patient Satisfaction. 

Palmetto Tuomey Regional Medical Center is a 301-bed healthcare facility. Its nearly 500,000 square feet house the most advanced medical technologies, and more than 150 physicians bring the best in healthcare treatment to area residents. The medical center is

The medical center's services and capabilities are vast. It houses a 36-bed nursery and 7-bed LDR wing; an expanded ICU; 10 operating suites, in addition to the 4-bed outpatient surgery center on campus; a 47-bed outpatient surgery department with four endoscopy suites; an emergency department with 11 private treatment rooms, fast track resources and the capability to treat more than 40,000 patients each year; a large, comprehensive radiology department; and a spacious mall hospital entrance, with all outpatient test facilities conveninently located there.

Additionally, Palmetto Health Tuomey's Cancer Treatment Center marries aggressive technology and clinical expertise with supportive, personalized care. Palmetto Health Tuomey's Outpatient Surgery Center sports greater comfort and increased accessibility and the latest technological achivements. Also, Tuomey Medical Park offers patients convenient outpatient care.

From a small community hospital born out of Timothy Tuomey's gift in 1913, to today's modern healthcare system, Palmetto Health Tuomey's history has been one of compassion and resolve. It is propelled by a long-term vision for healthcare and enhanced by a deeply philanthropic mission.

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