Baylor Scott & White alliance with Cleveland Clinic ‘next phase of American medicine’ [updated]

Leaders of Baylor Scott & White Health and the Cleveland Clinic are joining in Dallas this morning to formally announce a collaboration that Modern Healthcare recently called “another example of major academic medical centers coming together to expand their reach.” Under the alliance, three Baylor Scott & White hospitals will become the exclusive providers for Texas and Oklahoma cardiac … Continue reading Baylor Scott & White alliance with Cleveland Clinic ‘next phase of American medicine’ [updated]

Integration after the merger: the hard work begins

This is one in a series of blog posts marking the one-year anniversary of the merger of Baylor Health Care System and Scott & White Health. Post-merger integration is hard work. Baylor Scott & White Health (BSWH) executives acknowledged that and moved quickly to ensure the new organization melded as seamlessly as possible. BSWH formed two … Continue reading Integration after the merger: the hard work begins

CEOs say Baylor Scott & White Health merger made strategic sense

This is one in a series of blog posts marking the one-year anniversary of the merger of Baylor Health Care System and Scott & White Health. The former chief executive officers of Baylor Health Care System and Scott & White Health say there was no urgency to merge. It simply made strategic sense for both. Joel … Continue reading CEOs say Baylor Scott & White Health merger made strategic sense

What does it mean to make the U.S. News & World Report Best Hospitals rankings?

Baylor Scott & White Health officials are celebrating this week the ranking of seven system hospitals on this year’s U.S News & World Report Best Hospitals list. But with a seemingly growing list of hospital rankings and accolades every year, it can be difficult to decipher what they all mean or which ones matter most. Officials here … Continue reading What does it mean to make the U.S. News & World Report Best Hospitals rankings?