US-based Baylor Scott & White Health is set to open a new acute care hospital in Marble Falls, Texas, on 3 August.
Baylor Scott & White Medical Center Marble Falls includes 46 beds, comprising 30 medical-surgical beds, an eight-bed ICU, two operating suites and eight women’s services beds with three labour/delivery/recovery rooms.
Baylor Scott & White Hill Country region president Eric Looper said: "We are excited to commemorate the grand opening of our hospital in Marble Falls that will serve the growing healthcare needs of our patients in the Hill Country.
"We’re continuing in our commitment to provide personalised health and wellness through exemplary care, education and research as a Christian ministry of healing."
Construction at the facility will help future expansion, allowing the building of two additional operating suites, four extra ICU beds and 30 additional general medical-surgical beds.
The new 188,000ft² hospital also features endoscopy suites for gastroenterology and interventional cardiology.
The facility will provide multi-speciailty services, comprising primary care, neurology, urology, otolaryngology (ear, nose and throat care), haematology oncology, dermatology, cardiology, general surgery, orthopaedics, podiatry, ophthalmology, obstetrics and gynaecology.
Marble Falls Specialty Clinic, which is adjacent to the new hospital, will support the facility with its services.
In 2013, Baylor Scott & White Health was established through the merger of Baylor Health Care System and Scott & White Healthcare.
The organisation has 49 hospitals and 800 access points, as well as more than 5,800 active physicians and 35,000 employees.