The largest not-for-profit health care system in Texas, and one of the largest in the United States, Baylor Scott & White Health was born from the 2013 combination of Baylor Health Care System and Scott & White Healthcare.
Known for exceptional patient care for more than a century, the two organizations serve adjacent regions of Texas and operate on a foundation of complementary values and similar missions. Baylor Scott & White Health includes 48 hospitals, more than 900 patient care sites, more than 6,000 active physicians, 40,000+ employees, and the Scott & White Health Plan.
Over the years, Baylor and Scott & White have worked together as members of the High-Value Healthcare Collaborative, the Texas Care Alliance, and Healthcare Coalition of Texas and are two of the best known, top-quality health care systems in the country, not to mention in Texas.
Fort Worth, TX
The City of Cowboys & Culture is the 16th-largest city in the United States and part of the No. 1 tourist destination in Texas, welcoming 8.8 million visitors annually. Fort Worth is comprised of seven primary entertainment districts each offering distinct dining, shopping, entertainment and cultural amenities. In only a few days you can enjoy a range of experiences: from NASCAR racing to rodeos, world-class museums to cowboy cuisine, boutique shopping to a Top 5 zoo, biking to horseback riding.
Fort Worth is conveniently located 17.5 miles from DFW International Airport. With 1,850 flights, daily, DFW Airport serves as a gateway for visitors from around the globe, making Fort Worth an easily accessible international and domestic leisure destination.
Once home to cowboys, cattlemen and outlaws, today the Stockyards National Historic District is one of the most popular attractions in Texas. Day and night, visitors come to the Stockyards to get a taste of the true American West. Begin your journey on Exchange Avenue, where the weathered brick streets are lined with historic buildings, restaurants, shops, saloons and other attractions. See the Fort Worth Herd, the world’s only twice-daily cattle drive, at 11:30 a.m. and 4 p.m. Take in a concert and two-step the night away at Billy Bob’s Texas, the world’s largest honky-tonk. Dine on Texas-style cuisine at Lonesome Dove Western Bistro, Hunter Brothers’ H3 Ranch or Cattlemen’s Steak House.
Recently named the best downtown in the nation, Fort Worth’s city center buzzes day and night with people, energy and opportunity. It’s one of the cleanest, safest and most walk able urban areas you’ll find anywhere – the perfect place to soak up the excitement and friendly ambiance of Fort Worth. The heart of downtown is Sundance Square, a 35-block shopping and entertainment district where charming, beautifully restored buildings stand alongside glittering skyscrapers. Here, you’ll find locals, downtown residents and visitors among a multitude of restaurants, shops, galleries and performance venues. Relax in the popular Sundance Square Plaza where you can find annual programs and events, people watch under the enormous umbrellas, grab a bite to eat on a patio or take a selfie in front of the whimsical water fountains. See a performance in the acoustically perfect Bass Performance Hall, known for its towering angels carved in limestone. Bridging downtown and the Fort Worth Cultural District, West 7th has quickly become one of the hottest entertainment scenes in the city. A five-block urban village, this pedestrian-friendly area offers high-concept dining, local specialty fashion retailers and unique entertainment venues.
Masterpieces abound in the museums of the Fort Worth Cultural District, located a few miles west of downtown. In a single, park-like setting, you can span virtually the entire history of art, from priceless antiquities to Impressionist milestones to modern artworks. It’s a wonderful place to find inspiration, broaden your horizons and spend some quality time with your family. The Cultural District is also home to the Will Rogers Memorial Center, home of the Annual Fort Worth Stock Show & Rodeo, as well as the acclaimed theater, Casa Mañana. Near the Cultural District, explore nature’s masterpieces at the Fort Worth Botanic Gardens, The Fort Worth Zoo and the Botanical Research Institute of Texas, or go jogging or biking along the river in Trinity Park. Explore the Fort Worth Cultural District by foot as all five museums are within walking distance.