News Releases

2012-11-19 - Temple Hospital receives Consumer Choice Award
National Research Corporation (NRC) has listed Scott & White Hospital - Temple as one of the nation's 2012/2013 top hospitals Consumer Choice Award winners. The award identifies hospitals that health care consumers have chosen as having the highest quality and image in over 300 markets throughout the U.S.
2012-11-16 - S&W receives $25, 000 from Waco Foundation
The Scott & White Healthcare Foundation has been awarded a grant of $25,000 by the Masterson Fund of the Waco Foundation to the campaign for the new Scott & White Cancer Center Hillcrest in Waco.
2012-11-16 - S&W to implement tobacco free hiring policy
Scott & White Healthcare Bell County's largest non-government employer announced today it will require new hires to be tobacco-free starting January 1, 2013, a move in step with other national health care leaders, including Baylor Health Care System and Cleveland Clinic.
2012-11-13 - S&W breaking ground for new clinic in Belton
Scott & White Healthcare is building a new family medicine clinic in Belton near the corner of Loop 121 and Powell Avenue, near U.S. Hwy 190. The new 14,390 square-foot clinic is expected to be open by summer 2013.
2012-11-07 - Building pediatric clinic in Belton
McLane Children s Scott & White broke ground today for a pediatric clinic building at 1009 Arbor park Drive in Belton, adjacent to the access road for West U.S. 190.
2012-11-02 - Exterior reconstruction slated for bed tower
Scott & White Memorial Hospital in Temple will begin reconstruction of the exterior of its main facility, the Center for Advanced Medicine (CAM), in early 2013.
2012-10-17 - Update regarding steroid pain medication
In early October, Scott & White Healthcare was made aware that certain batches of a medication made by New England Compounding Center (NECC) used across the country in managing joint pain may cause fungal infection after injection. At that time, all medication from this manufacturer was removed from Scott &
2012-10-15 - S&W Health Plan is Texas and Regional Leader
Scott & White Health Plan leads all health plans in Arizona, New Mexico, Texas, Oklahoma, Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama in national rankings for Medicare HMO products and private health insurance.
2012-10-11 - Scott & White, Walmart join forces
A unique partnership between Scott & White Healthcare and Walmart will take the Central Texas health care system into new territory, marking its first formal relationship with an international retailer for the purpose of providing health care.
2012-10-05 - Notice regarding steroid pain medication
Scott & White Healthcare has been made aware that certain batches of a medication used across the country in managing joint pain may cause meningitis after spinal epidural injection. The medication methylprednisolone acetate is a steroid injection used for chronic pain. There have been no reported cases
2012-09-20 - SW Celebrates Fundraising Committee Leadership
Momentum continues to build around the campaign for the Wayne & Eileen Hurd Regional Medical Center, much in part to the visionary leadership and dedication of the capital campaign steering committee.
2012-09-19 - S&W Round Rock Hospital Recognized by The Joint Commission
Scott & White Hospital-Round Rock today was named one of the nation's Top Performers on Key Quality Measures by The Joint Commission.
2012-09-18 - Sleep Institute Re-Accredited by AASM
The Scott & White Sleep Institute has been re-accredited by the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM).
2012-09-05 - New cancer center for Waco begins construction
Scott & White Healthcare starts construction of a new cancer center for Waco with a groundbreaking ceremony on the Hillcrest Baptist Medical Center campus. Named the Scott & White Cancer Center - Hillcrest, the $19.5 million center will bring the latest research and advanced cancer treatment to the Waco area
2012-09-05 - Partners with Texas A&M Landscape Architecture
Scott & White Healthcare announced plans to partner with Texas A&M University's department of landscape architecture in the development of a healing garden on the campus of Scott & White Hospital College Station.
2012-08-30 - First physician hired for Hurd Regional Medical Center
Scott & White Healthcare has hired the first of many specialists that will staff the Wayne and Eileen Hurd Regional Medical Center. Kory Don Williams, DPM, will practice from offices in Kingsland and Leander until the Scott & White Specialty Care Clinic at Hurd Regional Medical Center opens next spring.
2012-08-21 - Ground broken on new outpatient pediatric clinic
Scott & White Healthcare is breaking ground today on a five-story multispecialty pediatric clinic adjacent to McLane Children's Hospital Scott & White in Temple.
2012-08-09 - Urgent care clinic in Killeen open
Scott & White Healthcare has opened an urgent care clinic at 5702 E. Central Texas Expressway, on the eastern city limits line of Killeen. Scott & White Urgent Care Killeen is open 12 hours a day (10 a.m. 10 p.m.) seven days a week.
2012-08-08 - Round Rock Clinic offers concussion testing
Scott & White Healthcare - Round Rock is one of the few in the area that is credentialed for Impact Testing.
2012-07-25 - S&W building a new pediatric clinic in Temple
Scott & White Healthcare is building a pediatric clinic at 6684 West Adams in Temple near the Old Waco Road intersection. The new 9,500 square-foot clinic building is expected to open in January 2013.