University Medical Center of El Paso is a renowned teaching and research hospital, equipped with some of the most advanced medical equipment and expertise in the region. The hospital is always pursuing the highest levels of expertise and resources to remain the standard-bearer of medical care that El Paso can depend on.
We are the only Level 1 Trauma Center in a 280-mile radius of El Paso — and our services are verified through the American College of Surgeons.
We are also home to our region’s only Level 1 Stroke Center and certified Comprehensive Stroke Center, able to treat and care for the most complex brain injuries. No other hospital in West Texas, the entire State of New Mexico or anywhere in Southern Arizona has this certification.
UMC is a hospital that our region trusts for exceptional healthcare services and expertise. UMC is the only hospital in El Paso to be twice named one of America’s Top 100 Hospitals. University Medical Center of El Paso — We care for El Paso.
Mission: Our Mission is to heal, to serve and to educate.
Vision: Our Vision is to be the first choice for healthcare in the southwest.
Notice of Public Hearing on Tax Increase
ON AUGUST 24TH, THE EL PASO COUNTY COMMISSIONERS, ON BEHALF OF THE EL PASO COUNTY DISTRICT, D/B/A UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER, ADOPTED AN ORDER ADOPTING TAX RATE THAT WILL RAISE MORE TAXES FOR MAINTENANCE AND OPERATIONS (M&O) THAN LAST YEAR’S TAX RATE.
THE (M&O) TAX RATE WILL EFFECTIVELY BE RAISED BY 1.7% AND WILL RAISE TAXES FOR MAINTENANCE AND OPERATIONS ON A $100,000 HOME BY APPROXIMATELY $3.62.