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​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Our Bragging Rights Are Your Bragging Rights

At Baylor Scott & White Health, we're proud of the national and local recognitions we receive. It means our efforts toward healthcare excellence are not going unnoticed.

But it's not about us. It's about you and the confidence you find in turning to an award-winning health system for your family's care.

Baylor Scott & White – North Texas

  • Six hospitals with Magnet® designation for nursing excellence by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (achieved by less than 7 percent of hospitals nationwide).
  • Received the National Quality Forum National Quality Healthcare Award for being a role model in achieving meaningful, sustainable quality improvement in healthcare.
  • Honored by The Leapfrog Group with the Leapfrog Patient-Centered Care Award for the board that has most successfully created a true partnership between caregivers and patients.
  • Received the American Hospital Association Circle of Life Award for innovative palliative and end-of-life care by the Supportive and Palliative Care program.

Baylor Scott & White –​ Central Texas

  • Received Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) Analytics Stage 7 awards for Austin/Round Rock and Taylor hospitals and Austin/Round Rock regional clinics, College Station hospital and surrounding regional clinics, as well as Temple and McLane Children's hospitals.
  • Honored by the American Hospital Association for being among the "Most Improved" U.S. healthcare systems in use of information technology.
  • Six hospitals and their respective​ clinics with Pathway to Excellence® designation for nursing excellence by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.​

U.S. News & World Report 2018-2019

U.S. News & World Report recognizes 16 Baylor Scott & White Health Hospitals in “America’s Best Hospitals” 2018-19 list, making The System the most awarded in Texas with two national rankings. Changing Healthcare for the Better™.

Hospitals Ranked in the Dallas Metro Area​

  • Baylor University Medical Center, part of Baylor Scott & White Health– No. 2 in DFW

Hospitals Recognized by Specialty

  • Baylor University Medical Center – Ranked No. 42 in Gastroenterology & GI Surgery; ranked No. 40 in Ear, Nose & Throat; ranked high performing in Neophrology; Orthopedics and Pulmonology
  • Baylor Scott & White The Heart Hospital – Plano ranked No. 21 in the nation for Cardiology & Heart Surgery

Hospital Recognitions for Common Care

  • Baylor University Medical Center – R​anked high performing in Aortic Valve Surgery, Heart Bypass Surgery, Congestive Heart Failure, Colon Cancer Surgery, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), Hip Replacement, Knee Replacement and Lung Cancer Surgery
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center – Temple – Ranked high performing in Congestive Heart Failure, Colon Cancer Surgery, COPD and Knee Replacement
  • Baylor Scott & White The Heart Hospital – Plano – Ranked high performing in Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair, Aortic Valve Surgery, Heart Bypass Surgery, Congestive Heart Failure and Lung Cancer Surgery
  • The Heart Hospital  Denton  Ranked high performing in Aortic Valve Surgery and Heart Bypass Surgery 
  • ​Baylor Scott & White All Saints Medical Center – Fort Worth – Ranked high performing in Congestive Heart Failure
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center  McKinney  Ranked high performing in Congestive Heart Failure, and Knee Replacement
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center – Plano – Ranked high performing in Congestive Heart Failure
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center – Grapevine – Ranked high performing in Congestive Heart Failure
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center – Irving – Ranked high performing in Congestive Heart Failure
  • Baylor Scott & White Heart and Vascular Hospital –  Dallas ​ Ranked high performing in Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair and Congestive Heart Failure
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center – Frisco – Ranked high performing in Hip Replacement and Knee Replacement
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center – Round Rock – Ranked high performing in Hip Replacement
  • Baylor Medical Center at Uptown – Ranked high performing in Hip Replacement and Knee Replacement
  • North Central Surgical Center – Ranked high performing in Knee Replacement
  • ​Baylor Scott & White Texas Spine and Joint Hospital Tyler – Ranked high performing in Hip Replacement and Knee Replacement
  • ​Baylor Orthopedic and Spine Hospital at Arlington  Ranked high performing in Hip Replacement and Knee Replacement

To view the complete list of recognitions, visit USNews.com/Hospitals.

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