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Baylor Scott & White Health

Our story

As the largest not-for-profit​ healthcare system in Texas and one of the largest in the United States, Baylor Scott & White Health was born from the 2013 combination of Baylor Health Care System and Scott & White Healthcare. Today, Baylor Scott & White includes 50 hospitals, more than 800 patient care sites, 7,500 active physicians, over 49,000 employees and the Scott &​ White Health Plan.


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Community involvement

Our commitment to your health extends beyond the walls of our hospitals and clinics.


Our strategy

Healthcare is changing, and at Baylor Scott & White, we are changing it for the better. To do that, we've created a road map for our future—our System Strategy.

  • Our Core
  • Our Mission
  • Our Ambition
  • Our Values
  • Our Strategies

Our Core

The visual representation of our System Strategy is called Our Core. At the center of Our Core are the personal Commitments our employees make to advance our work for the benefit of those we serve.

Our Core

Our Mission

Founded as a Christian ministry of healing, Baylor Scott & White Health promotes the well-being of all individuals, families and communities.

Our Ambition

To be the trusted leader, educator and innovator in value-based care delivery, customer experience and affordability.

Our Values

  • We serve faithfully
  • We act honestly
  • We never settle
  • We are in it together

Our Strategies

  • Health – Transform into an integrated network that ambitiously and consistently provides exceptional quality care
  • Experience – Achieve the market-leading brand by empowering our people to design and deliver a customer-for-life experience
  • Affordability – Continuously improve our cost discipline to invest in our Mission and reduce the financial burden on our customers
  • Alignment – Ensure consistent results through a streamlined leadership approach and unified operating model
  • Growth – Pursue sustainable growth initiatives that support our Mission, Ambition, and Strategy

Our leadership

Behind the strong reputation of Baylor Scott & White and its longstanding commitment to the community are caring leaders. Together, executive leadership and the Board of Trustees (comprised of community leaders who volunteer their time) contribute their wisdom, insights and expertise to guide the system.

Our numbers
Baylor Scott & White provides full-range, inpatient, outpatient, rehabilitation and emergency medical services through 50 hospitals and more than 800 patient access points.
  • More than 7.4 million patient encounters annually
  • More than 800 patient access points
  • 50 owned, operated, joint-ventured and affiliated hospitals
  • 197 satellite outpatient facilities
  • 28 ambulatory surgery centers
  • 177 primary care clinics
  • 532 specialty care clinics
  • Four senior health centers
  • Seven urgent care clinics
  • 30 retail pharmacies
  • $12.8 billion in total assets*
  • $10.1 billion in total operating revenue*
  • $954 million in community benefit
  • 208,789 hospital admissions
  • 31,368 babies born
  • More than 900,000 emergency department visits
  • 4.3 million outpatient registrations
  • More than 5,100 licensed beds
  • 7,500 active physicians
  • More than 49,000 employees
*Financial information is as of 6/30/2019 and is preliminary and unaudited.

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