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The Guide to Achieving STEEEP Health Care

02/27/2015 Achieving health care that is safe, timely, effective, efficient, equitable, and patient-centered care (STEEEP®) is not an endpoint, but a journey.Read More »

Baylor Researcher Develops Biomarker for High-Risk Colon Cancer Metastases

01/30/2015 A new study developed at the Center for Gastrointestinal Cancer Research and the Center for Epigenetics, Cancer Prevention and Cancer Genomics at Baylor Research Institute has discovered unique metastasis-specific microRNA signatures...Read More »

Experts Address Heart Disease and Other Women's Health Issues

01/29/2015 Heart disease is the leading cause of death for U.S. women, killing 292,188 women in 2009—that's 1 in every 4 female deaths, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).Read More »

Baylor Research Findings Could Eliminate Need for 12 Injections in Preemies

01/28/2015 A premature baby's outcome has more to do with the birth site than a pharmacologic supplement, according to new research from Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas.Read More »

New Research at Baylor Could Give Alternatives for Children's Eye Exams

01/22/2015 Picture a toddler getting his first eye exam. He's seated in a strange room, with strange instruments and strange bright lights.Read More »

Baylor Scott & White Health and The Star – Home of The Dallas Cowboys – Announce Preparations to Build Center of Excellence in Sports Medicine

01/09/2015 Baylor Scott & White Health is working towards the construction of a 200,000 square-foot center of excellence for sports medicine at The Star – Home of the Dallas Cowboys in Frisco, Texas.Read More »

Heart Teams at Two Baylor Facilities Help Patient Survive Nickel-Sized Hole in Heart

01/02/2015 When Jim Stratman started experiencing persistent chest pain, he knew something was wrong. Tests revealed an unusual and life-threatening heart attack complication: there was a hole in his heart. The condition has a mortality of 90 percent...Read More »

ACOs Moving Ahead

12/22/2014 Baylor Scott & White Quality Alliance has been selected as one of 89 new Medicare Shared Savings Program Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs), providing approximately 1.6 million additional Medicare beneficiaries with access to high...Read More »

Baylor AT&T Memory Center Forges Unique Relationship with Alzheimer's Association

12/19/2014 IThe Baylor Memory Center, newly re-named the Baylor AT&T Memory Center, is hoping to make a devastating diagnosis of Alzheimer's and other neurodegenerative disorders a little easier to handle for North Texas patients and their families.Read More »

Baylor Scott & White Health Launches Alliance with America's No. 1 Heart Hospital, Cleveland Clinic

12/18/2014 Baylor Scott & White Health today announces an alliance with Cleveland Clinic's Sydell and Arnold Miller Family Heart & Vascular Institute. First alliance in the Southwest includes three hospitals that will care for patients from Texas and Oklahoma...Read More »

News Conference: Special Announcement from Baylor Scott & White Health and Cleveland Clinic

12/12/2014 Details for the Dec. 18 news conference. Toby Cosgrove, M.D., CEO/president of Cleveland Clinic, America’s #1 heart hospital, will join Baylor Scott & White Health leaders to share news that will impact the care of patients throughout Texas and Oklahoma.Read More »

Baylor Research Could Lead to Development of Novel Vaccines

12/10/2014 Baylor Research Institute investigators recently published results of a new study that could allow researchers to design effective vaccines against microbial infections, including influenza viruses and HIV...Read More »

Baylor Scott & White Medical Center – Waxahachie Opens with Expanded Women’s Health Services and Ellis County’s Newest Dedicated Cancer Center

12/06/2014 The new $175-million medical center – the first to be built under the Baylor Scott & White Health name – is a replacement facility for the nearby Baylor Medical Center at Waxahachie, which has served Ellis Country for over 100 years. Read More »

Baylor Research Institute Enters License Agreement for Anakinra in Treating Systemic Onset Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis

12/05/2014 Baylor Research Institute (BRI), the research arm of the Baylor Scott & White Health, announced that it has signed an agreement with Swedish Orphan Biovitrum AB (Sobi) to non-exclusively license Baylor's patents...Read More »

Laser and Surgical Robot Combine to Stop Patient's Chest Pain

11/28/2014 Using a medical laser and a robotic surgical system, a cardiothoracic surgeon on the medical staff at The Heart Hospital Baylor Plano (THHBP) created 30 new holes, or channels, in the heart of a 58-year-old Dallas area man.Read More »

HISTORY UNFOLDS: Baylor Irving Celebrates 50 Years

11/25/2014 Fifty years ago the Irving community formally dedicated it's first hospital. Since then, Baylor Irving has continued to grow and serve Irving, Coppell, Grand Prairie and the surrounding communities.Read More »

Baylor Scott & White ACO Lowers Costs in First Two Years

11/25/2014 Baylor Scott & White Quality Alliance (BSWQA), the system's accountable care organization, lowered the cost of employee health plan medical costs by nearly $14 million for its members in its first two years, compared to the targeted amount.Read More »

Baylor Scott & White Health Celebrates American Diabetes Month® with First Long-Term Trial Comparing Type 2 Diabetes Treatments

11/24/2014 November is American Diabetes Month®. With type 2 diabetes on the rise nationally – and more than 1.8 million Texans living with it – effective treatment has never been more important.Read More »

Baylor Institute for Rehabilitation Named a Partner in Multiple Sclerosis Care

11/20/2014 Baylor Institute for Rehabilitation has been named a Partner in Rehabilitative MS Care by the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, becoming the first such partner in the country's South Central region...Read More »

Baylor Institute for Rehabilitation Opens its 49th Outpatient Clinic in Oak Cliff's Kessler Park Neighborhood

11/14/2014 Oak Cliff residents who need physical therapy now have local access to Baylor Institute for Rehabilitation services with the opening of its Kessler Park outpatient clinic.Read More »

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