West Tennessee Healthcare is a public, not-for-profit healthcare system. Modern Healthcare Magazine listed West Tennessee Healthcare as one of the top 10 largest public, not-for-profit healthcare systems in the U.S. With locations throughout 17 counties in West Tennessee, West Tennessee Healthcare is a family of healthcare services that provides a full compendium of care from:
two medical centers
outpatient surgical facility
home healthcare agency
mental and behavioral health
medical laboratory services
primary care and specialty clinics
outpatient infusion services
outpatient rehab facilities
freestanding outpatient imaging facility
early child development intervention services
West Tennessee Healthcare employs over 5,000 people and is one of the region's top employers.
A Board of Trustees appointed by the City of Jackson and Madison County is charged with the oversight of West Tennessee Healthcare. The system is completely self-supporting and does not operate on local tax revenues.