About this website

Welcome to BSWHealth.com, Baylor Scott & White Health's (Baylor Scott & White) source for health-related information on the Internet. The information provided on our website is presented as and is intended for educational purposes and general knowledge for consumers wanting to learn about healthcare-related topics.

This site offers health information, but BSWHealth.com cannot answer questions about your specific medical conditions or your treatments and is not intended to be a substitute for medical advice or treatment. If you have questions or concerns about your specific medical conditions we strongly recommend that you talk to your personal physician or medical professional. The information in this website should not be used in the place of a call, visit or consultation with your physician. Online health services and health information cannot replace a health professional-patient relationship, and you should always consult with a professional for diagnosis and treatment of any specific health problems. In the event of an emergency, contact your local emergency service or seek immediate medical care at an emergency department.

Online policies

Baylor Scott & White wants you to feel as secure as possible when you are visiting our website and using our services. Our online policies describe our terms of use, privacy statements, content review policy, what information we collect, and your choices as user of our site. Click on the individual areas below to learn more about our specific policies.

Site ownership and terms of use

This website is solely owned by Baylor Scott & White Health and maintained by Baylor Scott & White Health.

Digital privacy policy

Our digital privacy policy describes how we collect, use and protect information in connection with our digital tools.

Content and editorial policy

Our editorial policy outlines the evaluation process all health information content goes through.


We seek to provide quality care for you and your family, and we believe that your rights as a patient must be respected, honored, and protected.

Notice of non-discrimination

Notice of Privacy Practices

Baylor Scott & White Health values the privacy of health information for our visitors and patients. If you receive care from a Baylor Scott & White Medical Center, please click on a link below to find the applicable Notice of Privacy Practices and learn how we protect your personal health information.

Notice of privacy practices (English)

Notice of Privacy Practices (Español)

Your well-being Is our main concern

We seek to provide quality care for you and your family, and we believe that your rights as a patient must be respected, honored, and protected. By taking an active role in your healthcare, you can also provide us with information to help meet your treatment needs. To learn more about patient rights and responsibilities, click on the link below.