The merger of Baylor HealthCare System and Scott & White is complete, creating an $8.3 billion organization, the boards of both systems said in a statement released today.
Joel Allison, who was CEO of Baylor and will continue as CEO of Baylor Scott & White Health, said Monday in an interview that any changes “should be very transparent to the communities we’re serving.”
The merger creates the largest not-for-profit healthcare system in Texas, according to the statement. Baylor Scott & White Health comprises 34,000 employees, more than 500 patient care sites, 43 hospitals and more than 6,000 physicians affiliated with the combined systems.
Asked about the possibility of layoffs at any of the sites