Facts and Stats

Baylor Scott & White Health - North Texas Division

Updated: March 1, 2015

Founded in 1903 as a Christian ministry of healing, Baylor Health Care System  is now part of Baylor Scott & White Health. Formed from the 2013 merger between Baylor Health Care System and Scott & White Healthcare, Baylor Scott & White Health is today the largest not-for-profit health care system in the state of Texas.

Learn more about Baylor Scott & White Health - North Texas Division :

- Our Mission Statement
- Our Locations
- Our Numbers
- Our Leadership
- Our Recent Accolades
- Our Research
- Our Physician Group
- Our Medical Education
- Our Foundation

– Our Mission, Vision, & Values –

Our Mission - Baylor Scott & White Health exists to serve all people by providing personalized health and wellness through exemplary care, education and research as a Christian ministry of healing.

Our Vision - To be the most trusted name in giving and receiving safe, quality, compassionate health care.

Our Values:

  • Integrity - Living up to high ethical standards and showing respect for others.
  • Servanthood - Serving with an attitude of unselfish concern.
  • Teamwork - Valuing each other while encouraging individual contribution and accountability.
  • Excellence - Delivering high quality while striving for continuous improvement.
  • Innovation - Discovering new concepts and opportunities to advance our mission.
  • Stewardship - Managing resources entrusted to us in a responsible manner.

– Our Locations –

  • 36 Hospitals that are Owned, Operated, Joint Ventured or Affiliated with Baylor Health Care System
  • 28 Ambulatory Surgical/Endoscopy Centers
  • 410+ Patient Access Points
  • 112 Satellite Outpatient Facilities – Imaging, Rehabilitation, and Pain
  • 4 Senior Health Centers
  • 9 Retail Pharmacies
  • 3 Baylor Research Institute locations

Map & Full List of Locations >>
Facility Photos >>

– Our Numbers –

As Reported in FY14 (July 2013 - June 2014)

  • More than 35,000 Employees
  • More than 4,800 Physicians on the Medical Staff
  • 2.8 million patient encounters annually
  • 3,832 Licensed Beds
  • 184,642 Hospital Admissions
  • 29,182 Babies Born
  • 501,146 Emergency Department Visits
  • 1,398,044 Outpatient Registrations
  • More than 900 Active Research Projects/Grants

Physicians are members of the medical staff at one of Baylor Health Care System's subsidiary, community, or affiliated medical centers and are neither employees nor agents of those medical centers or Baylor Health Care System.

– Our Leadership –

Baylor Health Care System Administration

Hospital & Facility Presidents

– Our Recent Accolades –

Recognized Among America’s Top Health Care Providers

  • Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas, the System's flagship hospital, has been named one of America's Best Hospitals by U.S. News & World Report for 20 years and ranked No.1 hospital in Dallas/Fort Worth.
  • Three medical centers listed among U.S. News & World Report America's Best Hospitals Metro Area for Dallas/Fort Worth.
  • Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas and Baylor Medical Center at Waxahachie both named on the 2012 Thomson Reuters 100 Top Hospitals® list.
  • Baylor University Medical Center given the National Research Corporation Consumer Choice Award for Best Overall Quality and Best Image/Reputation among all hospitals in North Texas
  • Baylor Health Care System given the Leapfrog Patient- Centered Care Award for the board that has most successfully created a true partnership between caregivers and patients

An Employer of Choice

  • One of the Best Places to Work in Healthcare according to Modern Healthcare magazine
  • One of the "Best Places to Work in Dallas-Fort Worth" according to Dallas Business Journal
  • Named the Healthiest Employer in North Texas for a commitment to creating a healthy workplace by Dallas Business Journal

Committed to Technologically Advanced Care

  • An InformationWeek 500 organization for implementing the most innovative business technology among companies across all industries in America
  • Named one of the nation’s Most Wired health care providers by Hospitals & Health Networks, the journal of the American Hospital Association

A National Leader of Health Care Reform

  • National Quality Forum National Quality Healthcare Award for being a role model in achieving meaningful, sustainable quality improvement in health care
  • Three Texas Award for Performance Excellence-winning medical centers for being models for quality, patient satisfaction and performance excellence
  • FranklinCovey’s Greatness Award in Leadership for leadership that translates into measurable results
  • Eight medical centers awarded the Texas Health Care Quality Improvement Achievement Award for efforts to improve patient outcomes
  • American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) Professional Nursing Practice Model Best Practice for developing a nursing practice model for providers across the nation to follow

Creating Centers of Excellence

  • Six hospitals with Magnet® designation by the ANCC for nursing (achieved by less than 7% of hospitals nationwide)
  • Seven medical centers with Commission on Cancer Accreditation from the American College of Surgeons
  • Six accredited Chest Pain Centers from the Society of Chest Pain Centers
  • Twelve facilities that have won VHA Leadership Awards for Clinical Excellence
  • Recognition from the U.S. Surgeon General at the World Congress for creating a diabetes center that represents a forward-thinking approach to managing disease

Full List of All Awards & Accolades >>

– Our Research –

Baylor Research Institute (BRI) is patient focused, dedicated to basic science, clinical trials, health care effectiveness and quality of care research. The efforts of BRI’s investigators are:

  • Published in major scientific journals
  • Presented at international medical conferences and symposia
  • Awarded multi-million dollar grants from government agencies that support novel medical research
  • Elected to high office in national medical and research associations

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– Our Physician Group –

HealthTexas Provider Network (HTPN) is a multi-specialty medical group that employs over 850 providers practicing in 250 care delivery sites in the North Texas area. This medical group practice is comprised of 70 primary care centers, 180 specialty care clinics which include 9 physiatric medicine centers; 8 hospitalist programs; 3 pulmonary critical care units; 9 liver outreach clinics; 5 heart failure outreach clinics; 1 kidney outreach clinic, 3 senior health centers; and a family practice residency program.

In FY14 HealthTexas reported more than 2.0 million patient visits per year. In 2010 HealthTexas was awarded AMGA’s Medical Group Preeminence Award. HealthTexas was named a American Medical Group Association (AMGA) Acclaim Award Honoree in 2011, 2012 and 2014, making them one of the leading medical groups in the nation.

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– Our Medical Education –

Baylor is home to the Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine (TAMHSC College
of Medicine) Clinical Training Program in Dallas. Students complete clinical rotations at Baylor Dallas in surgery, internal medicine, obstetrics/gynecology and medical electives.  Baylor Garland hosts a rotation in family medicine, while Baylor’s HealthTexas Provider Network offers rotations at their clinics located throughout the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex.

Annually, more than 200 interns, residents and fellows enroll in the training programs at Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas and 18 residents pursue the Baylor Family Medicine Residency Program at Baylor Medical Center at Garland.

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– Our Foundation –

Baylor Health Care System Foundation, a separately incorporated 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization, raises and manages charitable funds to support Baylor Health Care System and its charitable affiliates. Since the Foundation was established in 1978, it has distributed more than $500 million to Baylor. It is supported by more than 12,000 active donors, including individuals, corporations and other private foundations.

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