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Baylor Scott & White Health Recent Awards & Accolades

08/20/2015 Baylor Scott & White Health, the largest not-for-profit health care system in Texas, is regularly recognized among America's top health care providers.Read More »

Delayed Cord Clamping Benefits Preemies, Says Large-Scale Research

08/04/2015 Allowing mom and baby to stay physically attached for just a few seconds longer could save that newborn's life, says new research from Baylor University Medical Center's neonatal intensive care unit (NICU).Read More »

Innovative Program Reinforces Infant Patient Safety to Parents of Newborns

08/03/2015 For the past five years, parents of newborns have been receiving teddy bears as part of the Mother and Baby Unit discharge instructions at Baylor Scott & White Medical Center – Irving.Read More »

Heritage Park Surgical Hospital Enters Partnership with Baylor Scott & White Health and United Surgical Partners

07/27/2015 Heritage Park Surgical Hospital (HPSH) is pleased to announce that it has joined forces with Baylor Scott & White Health, a nationally recognized, premier health system in Texas, and United Surgical Partners...Read More »

U.S. News & World Report Names Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas No. 1 Best Hospital in Dallas Metro Area

07/20/2015 Eleven Baylor Scott & White Health hospitals have been recognized for 2015-16 by U.S. News & World Report.Read More »

100 Year-old Patient Receives New Aortic Heart Valve Without Incision

06/29/2015 At age 100, Helen Edens has seen the world change. Born Aug. 22, 1914, Edens recalls childhood memories of horse-drawn carts bringing ice blocks to her family's home refrigerator and her father starting the hand-cranked car.Read More »

Introducing the New Baylor Scott & White Medical Center – Irving

06/26/2015 Baylor Scott & White Health announces the first name change of an existing hospital in its North Texas division.Read More »

Significant Healthcare Savings Achieved by Prescribing Generic Drugs

06/17/2015 Medicare recently released details on how it spent $103 billion on prescriptions in 2013.Read More »

Precision Medicine Collaboration to Increase Options for Cancer Patients

05/21/2015 Baylor Research Institute (BRI) at Dallas and the Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen) in Phoenix, AZ, today announce an agreement that will focus on accelerating early detection and treatments for patients with a broad range of cancers.Read More »

Renowned Colon Cancer Expert Receives Lifetime Achievement Award

05/19/2015 C. Richard Boland, MD, chief of the division of gastroenterology services at Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas, has received a lifetime achievement award for his distinguished career in gastroenterological research.Read More »

Study of Triple-negative Breast Cancer Is Most Cited in AACR Journal

05/14/2015 At its annual meeting, the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) announced that a scientific paper describing potential drug targets following the unprecedented genomic sequencing...Read More »

Dallas Skin Cancer Conference for Medical Professionals to Focus on Detection, Therapy and Research

05/13/2015 The latest advances in skin malignancy identification, therapy and research will be discussed Saturday, May 16, at "Skin Cancer: Updates and Emerging Treatments," a continuing medical education event for clinicians.Read More »

Baylor Health Care System Telestroke Program Increases Use of Clot-busting Drug

05/04/2015 Before Baylor Health Care System (BHCS) began its hub-and-spoke model of stroke care with telemedicine in 2013, Baylor Medical Center of Irving only treated one stroke victim with tissue plaminogen activator (rtPA).Read More »

Baylor University Medical Center Performs First POEM Procedures in Texas

05/04/2015 A surgeon on the medical staff at Baylor University Medical Center (Baylor Dallas) recently performed two peroral endoscopic myotomies (POEM) as part of a clinical trial...Read More »

Internal Medicine Chief Receives High Honor From The American College of Physicians

05/01/2015 W. Mark Armstrong, MD, MACP, chief of the general internal medicine division at Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas, has received the Ralph O. Claypoole Sr. Memorial Award for Devotion of a Career in Internal Medicine to the Care of Patients...Read More »

Baylor Research Institute Study Reveals that Uterine Cooling Can Reduce C-Section Blood Loss

04/30/2015 A never-before-seen childbirth technique could help a woman's body heal itself through temperature changes, according to a pilot study from Baylor Research Institute.Read More »

Baylor Carrollton Cancer Program Recognized for Quality

04/27/2015 Baylor Medical Center at Carrollton is adding a breast cancer support group to its cancer care offerings just weeks after receiving an important quality accreditation.Read More »

Using Big Data to Help the Tiniest Patients

04/27/2015 An increasing number of babies across the country are born addicted to opioids and require intensive care, according to a study analyzing MEDNAX Clinical Data Warehouse statistics from 299 neonatal intensive care units (NICUs) around the United States.Read More »

Organ Transplant Recipients Reunite with Hospital Staff to Celebrate Life

04/26/2015 On Sunday, April 26, more than 1600 people whose lives were impacted by organ transplantation gathered to share stories and memories with the Baylor Annette C. and Harold C. Simmons Transplant Institute transplant team.Read More »

Back by Popular Demand – Baylor Tom Landry Triathlon

04/21/2015 After a 7-year hiatus, the Baylor Tom Landry Triathlon attracted 337 participants who swam, biked and raced their way through the heart of Dallas.Read More »

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