Scott & White Healthcare, a non-profit collaborative health care system in Temple, Texas, US, has announced the opening of a speciality clinic in Marble Falls.
The 66,000ft² speciality clinic located at 800 West Hwy 71 in Marble Falls will serve as an anchor for the Hurd Regional Medical Centre campus.
Scott & White – Hill Country Region chief executive officer Kevin Leeper said the organisation is pleased to bring specialised, integrated medical care to the residents of Hill Country.
"By opening this clinic, we’ve responded to a growing community need for specialised medical care; next year we’ll unveil our new acute care hospital," Leeper added.
Scott & White Hospital – Marble Falls will house 46 beds, with plans to accommodate future expansion to more than 80 beds by providing additional infrastructure.
The new facility will offer multispeciality medical care services such as primary care, cardiology, general surgery, orthopaedics, podiatry, oncology, audiology, neurology, obstetrics/gynaecology, optometry, ophthalmology, dermatology, urology and pain management.
The clinic is expected to employ more than 500 physicians and staff members. Future construction plans include a 200,000ft² hospital.
Scott & White – Hill Country Region chief medical officer Randall Grimshaw said, "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, personalised, and highest-quality patient care."
Image: Scott & White Healthcare’s portfolio includes the Scott & White Memorial Hospital in Temple. Photo courtesy of Billy Hathorn.