Scott & White staffers retell tragic story of the November 2009 attack on Fort Hood

Over the past year, Scott & White leadership has been talking about our values and how they form the framework of the culture at Scott & White. Many staff members have shared their ideas on what makes us unique and how each individual impacts the whole. Our culture initiative is centered on unique stories of … Continue reading Scott & White staffers retell tragic story of the November 2009 attack on Fort Hood




Physician Assistants: A valuable part of the healthcare team

October 6-12 marks Physician Assistants Week, an observance designed to highlight the contributions of a very important member of the healthcare team. Physician assistants (PAs) are health professionals licensed to practice medicine with physician supervision. They conduct physical examinations, diagnose and treat illnesses, order and interpret test results, provide preventive care counseling, assist in surgery … Continue reading Physician Assistants: A valuable part of the healthcare team




Making donating blood part of your Summer routine

Summer is a particularly important time for blood donations. Because people are out having fun during the summer months, the need for blood significantly increases due to traumatic accidents. At the same time, more adults and students are on the go in the summertime — family vacations, mission trips, summer jobs, volunteering — so they … Continue reading Making donating blood part of your Summer routine




Scott & White EMS: Where they’ve been and where they’re going

Scott & White EMS has been in service since 1985. It started out as primary specialty care transport units to provide outlying areas the needed transportation back to Scott & White Memorial Hospital in Temple, TX. The medical transportation has evolved into a larger process and much needed transportation service for the hospital in today’s … Continue reading Scott & White EMS: Where they’ve been and where they’re going




Army medics gain valuable civilian training through Scott & White EMS ride alongs

Out on the battlefield, Army medics are faced with life-threatening injuries and extreme trauma situations, but when they encounter a civilian with a minor illness, they might not have the training to help. But thanks to Scott & White EMS, Fort Hood medics are now getting the opportunity to train for these everyday ailments. “They … Continue reading Army medics gain valuable civilian training through Scott & White EMS ride alongs




Scott & White Healthcare employees support National “Wear Red Day”

On Friday, February 5, 2010, employees of Scott & White Healthcare will “Go Red for Women” to support awareness of heart disease and stroke in women, sponsored by the Scott & White Heart & Vascular Institute. Everyone can show support for the fight against heart disease in women by wearing red. Men can show their … Continue reading Scott & White Healthcare employees support National “Wear Red Day”