Two incompatible pairs swapped kidneys during procedure at the hospital. Four patients are recovering after the transplant team at Scott & White Memorial Hospital - Temple completed a 14-hour, two-way kidney exchange surgery. This was the first time that such a procedure – known as a paired donation – was performed at Scott & White […] Read More
Scott & White Memorial Hospital – Temple, part of Baylor Scott & White Health, received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines®–Target: Stroke Honor Roll-Elite Quality Achievement Award during the association’s International Stroke Conference 2015. The award recognizes the hospital’s commitment and success to ensuring that stroke patients receive the most appropriate […] Read More
Community encouraged to play an active role in protecting our children Child abuse continues to have a major impact in Central Texas and the U.S. Today, doctors and local officials gathered on the front lawn of McLane Children’s Hospital to honor children who were victims of child abuse and to encourage the community to play […] Read More
Jana L. Sharpley, CFRE, is the new of president of the Scott & White Healthcare Foundation. Sharpley began her work this week as the foundation’s top executive
Baylor Scott & White Hillcrest Medical Center has achieved new status of Chest Pain Center Accreditation with PCI (percutaneous coronary intervention) from the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care.
Migraines, tension headaches, cluster headaches ... any headache can be debilitating. Your head is throbbing. You might feel pain in your neck, back and shoulders. You are nauseous and sensitive to light, noise, and smell. You may even have trouble with vision. It can be difficult to do your job, go to school, or enjoy […] Read More
McLane Children’s Specialty Clinic becomes first to display name and logo The McLane Children’s Specialty Clinic celebrated its one year anniversary and became the first medical facility in Temple to display the Baylor Scott & White Health name and logo. “When this clinic opened a year ago, the goal was to improve the coordination of […] Read More
For about three years, an alternative to open heart surgery called transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) has been helping patients with severe aortic stenosis achieve a better quality of life. Since May 2012, Scott & White Memorial Hospital – Temple has performed 103 TAVR procedures. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved the therapy, which […] Read More