Baylor Scott & White Health, the largest not-for-profit healthcare system in Texas, opened its newest full-service hospital in September 2019. This is the systems’ first medical center in Hays County and is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. The hospital joins primary care and specialty care clinics, which opened a month earlier on the medical center campus. This comprehensive model of co-locating the hospital and clinics on one campus means patients can receive greater care coordination, as hospital and clinic caregivers can work together seamlessly through a single electronic medical record to prevent unnecessary medical tests, reduce wait times and improve the patient experience. Baylor Scott & White Medical Center – Buda joins the System’s Austin/Round Rock Region, which spans a five-county area and includes seven medical centers and more than 70 access points where patients can receive care from more than 420 providers in more than 70 medical specialties.