Scott & White Healthcare Opens Specialty Clinic - Marble Falls
MARBLE FALLS, Texas – Scott & White Healthcare (marblefallsclinic.sw.org) will open a 66,000-square-foot specialty clinic in Marble Falls on Monday, June 3. A private ribbon cutting ceremony is taking place for donors and local business leaders Friday, May 31 to mark the official opening.
The new Scott & White Specialty Clinic – Marble Falls serves as an anchor for the Hurd Regional Medical Center campus. The clinic is located at 800 West Hwy 71 in Marble Falls. Upcoming construction plans include a 200,000- square-foot hospital.
"We’re delighted to bring this level of specialized, integrated medical care to the residents of the Hill Country," said Kevin Leeper, chief executive officer for Scott & White – Hill Country Region. "By opening this clinic, we’ve responded to a growing community need for specialized medical care; next year we'll unveil our new acute care hospital."
Randall Grimshaw, MD, chief medical officer for Scott & White - Hill Country Region said, "today signifies the continuation of our dedication to the Hill Country region. The collaboration of everyone involved in this project has brought us closer to building a medical complex that will provide the Hill Country community with access to the most comprehensive, personalized, and highest-quality patient care."
Scott & White Hospital – Marble Falls will consist of 46 beds with plans to provide additional infrastructure to accommodate an expansion to more than 80 beds. The facility will offer multispecialty medical care services including primary care, cardiology, general surgery, orthopaedics, podiatry, oncology, audiology, neurology, obstetrics/gynecology, optometry, ophthalmology, dermatology, urology and pain management. Recruitment continues for the physicians, who will staff the medical center. Ultimately, the complex will employ over 500 physicians and staff members.
To obtain the latest information and updates, please visit marblefallshospital.sw.org
About Scott & White Healthcare (sw.org)
Scott & White Healthcare is a non-profit collaborative health care system established in 1897 in Temple, Texas. Among the leading health systems encompassing one of the nation's largest multi-specialty group practices, Scott & White provides personalized, comprehensive health care enhanced by medical education and research. Scott & White Healthcare includes 12 acute care hospital sites, one emergency hospital site, two additional announced facilities, and over 140 clinics at more than 70 primary care and specialty clinic locations throughout Central Texas providing adult and pediatric care in 46 medical specialties. Integrated, high-quality care is delivered by a dedicated staff of more than 14,000 (including approximately 1,200 physicians and scientists and more than 300 specialized health care providers). Get the latest news from Scott & White Healthcare by visiting our online newsroom, news blog or on Twitter (@swhealthcare).
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May 31, 2013