The Heart Hospital Baylor Plano
Low volume high acuity ED specializing in the care of cardiac patients. ED Physicians work closely with cardiologists in the management of the acute and chronically il patient.
The Department is a chest pain center of excellence and has been recognized nationally for the superior patient and family centered care.
We also have expanded our services to our neighboring community in Denton – The Heart Hospital Baylor Denton.
Criteria: BC FM or EM with previous ED experience. ACLS, ATLS & PALS required
The Heart Hospital Baylor Plano is the first and only freestanding hospital in Collin County dedicated solely to heart and vascular health care. The $134 million, 116-ed hospital opened January 2007 and has been designed to maximize the delivery of safe, quality, compassionate health care.
The hospital has received numerous awards and recognitions since its January 2007 opening, including three Press Garney Summit Awards for Inpatient and Emergency Department satisfaction. Most recently, the hospital also received Magnet Recognition, a coveted designation currently held by only 5% of the hospitals in the United States. The Heart Hospital Baylor Plano is only the 26th hospital in Texas to be granted Magnet Recognition.
Plano, TX is located mostly within Collin County. The city’s population was 269,776 at the 2010 census, making it the ninth most populous city in the state of Texas and the 70th most populous city in the United States. Plano is located within the metropolitan area commonly referred to as the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex.
In January 2004, CNN Money designated Plano its top place to live in the Western United States (cities over 100,000). This clearly substantiated by Plano’s citizens who in February 2004 survey ranked Plano as “the best, or one of the best places to live”.