The University of Maryland Medical System
(also known as UMMS) is a private, not-for-profit corporation founded in 1994 and based in Baltimore, Maryland
. It owns and operates nine hospitals in Maryland and has more than 1,700 licensed beds, 83,000 annual admissions and gross patient revenues of $2 billion annually.
UMMS is a national and regional referral center for trauma, cancer care, neurocare, cardiac care, women's and children's health and physical rehabilitation. It also has one of the world's largest kidney transplant programs , as well as many other programs that improve the physical and mental health of thousands of people daily.
One of the nation's oldest teaching hospitals, this 705-bed facility -- located in downtown Baltimore -- is home to the University of Maryland Marlene and Stewart Greenebaum Cancer Center
, the R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center
, the University of Maryland Hospital for Children and the University of Maryland Division of Transplantation.
This 298-bed community hospital, located between Baltimore and Annapolis in Anne Arundel County, offers a wide variety of services. Baltimore Washington Medical Center
was recently named a "Top 100" hospital for intensive care outcomes by Solucient Leadership Institute, which is part of Thomson Healthcare