MUSC Health, the clinical enterprise of the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC), is dedicated to the pursuit of changing what’s possible in health care. Nationally recognized for its innovation, patient- and family-centered care, and quality outcomes, this integrated health care system is accessible at the downtown Charleston campus and through more than 100 outreach locations, clinical affiliations with numerous health care partners, and a robust telehealth network. MUSC Health sees more than one million patient encounters annually, and its specialized care teams consistently rank among the best in the country. MUSC Health delivers transformational care shaped by world-class clinicians, health scientists, and educators who provide leading-edge care, while developing the next generation of innovative health care leaders.
MUSC Medical Center is a key component of MUSC Health. This premier health sciences center is at the forefront of the latest advances in medicine and includes South Carolina’s #1 and most preferred hospital (as ranked by U.S. News & World Report on its Best Hospitals 2016-2107 list. and the National Research Corporation respectively), a NCI-designated Cancer Center, a Level I Trauma Center and South Carolina’s only nationally recognized children’s hospital.
MUSC Physicians consists of renowned health scientists, educators, and clinicians who provide primary care and the widest range of specialty care available within any health system in South Carolina.
MUSC Health Partners is a comprehensive system of conveniently located health centers dedicated to enhancing health and wellness through primary and specialty care.
MUSC Health Alliance is a physician-managed clinically integrated network that aligns other health care organizations with MUSC Health in the delivery of patient-focused, quality-driven, and cost-effective care. It works with insurers and governmental programs in the areas of accountable care, patient-centered medical homes, and value-based care. Sophisticated clinical programs and analytics required under those concepts would be out of reach for many of the participants without the scope of the Alliance.
MUSC Health’s Integrated Centers of Clinical Excellence (ICCE) are the organizational units of MUSC Health. Committed to care models that improve patient experience and achieve optimal patient outcomes, these comprehensive care teams are led by physician chiefs and are charged with providing patients the most innovative, efficient, and effective subspecialized care