Keeping a Community Healthy
Scott & White
Scott & White is one of the nation’s largest integrated health systems, emphasizing personalized, comprehensive, high-quality healthcare enhanced by education and research.
Scott & White ranks as a 100 Top Hospital in the U.S. and as a Top 15 Teaching Hospital. With the largest multi-specialty group practice in Texas, Scott & White has more than 550 physicians and scientists on staff. Scott & White has a 503-bed hospital that handles more than 29,000 patient admissions per year. Scott & White is also the teaching hospital for the Texas A&M University System Health Science Center College of Medicine.
The institution consists of the main site in Temple and 14 regional clinics situated throughout Central Texas — including the Scott & White Killeen Clinic and the Scott & White OB/GYN Clinic. The Scott & White Killeen Clinic staffs 14 family physicians, three pediatricians and several family practice residents.
24-Hour Prescription Refill Request Line
The “R-Line” is an automated prescription refill request system. By calling the “R-Line” at (254) 680-1140, patients can have their prescriptions refilled within 72 hours without having to wait for a physician’s return call.
When patients require the services of one of the specialists in Temple, there is a free courtesy van service available five times a day to take them to their appointment. Contact the clinic closest to you for additional information.
Scott & White is a state-certified health maintenance organization. To learn more about Scott & White, its services and physicians, please visit www.sw.org.
Scott & White Facilities
Killeen Clinic, 3801 Scott & White Drive, (254) 680-1200
Killeen OB/GYN Clinic, 3106 W.S. Young Drive, Ste. B204, (254) 634-2262
King’s Daughters Hospital
1901 SW H.K. Dodgen Loop,
Temple, TX 76502, (254) 771-8600
King’s Daughters Hospital patients can be assured they will receive compassionate, family-centered care on both an inpatient and outpatient basis. Established over 100 years ago, the hospital is a full-service, 150-bed facility that includes surgical suites and a state-of-the-art critical care unit.
Every department in King’s Daughters Hospital is staffed by dedicated medical professionals. Its 100 member medical staff represents over 30 specialties who are backed by skilled nurses and technicians.
General Hospital Services
• Inpatient and Outpatient Surgical Services
• Critical Care Unit
• 24-hour Emergency Department
• Personal Emergency Response System
• Non-emergency Medical Transport Service
• HomeHealth Services
• Maternal/Child Services
• Skilled Nursing Facility
• Gift Shop
• Dietary Services
• Volunteer Services
• Physician Referral Service
• Social Services
• Community Education Opportunities
• Diagnostic Services
• Radiology Services
• Laboratory Services
• Therapeutic Services
• Cardiopulmonary Services
• Physical Therapy Services
• Cardiac Rehabilitation Services
• Hospital Pharmacy
For more information on King’s Daughters Hospital, please call (254) 771-8600 or visit www.kdhosp.org.
Metroplex Health System
Metroplex Health System is the primary healthcare provider for Coryell, Bell and Lampasas Counties, offering a wide array of medical and wellness services. Current expansion projects (due to be completed in early 2006) will increase capacity to 224 beds for the multi-campus facility. Metroplex Health System is a not-for-profit Christian organization operated as a community service by the Adventist Health System.
Metroplex has a medical staff of more than 120 physicians in 32 specialties. The system is made up of Metroplex Hospital in Killeen; Rollins Brook Community Hospital in Lampasas; Metroplex Pavilion (a behavioral health facility for all ages) in Killeen; HomeCare (a home-health facility) serving all of Central Texas; Advanced Imaging Center (featuring Open MRI) in Killeen; MetroFlex Rehabilitation Center (offering adult physical, occupational and speech rehab) in Killeen; MetroKids Pediatric Rehabilitation Center (offering pediatric physical, occupational and speech rehab) in Killeen; and a Mobile Wellness Unit, which takes healthcare and education to people who might not otherwise be able to access it.
Metroplex Adventist Hospital is the largest healthcare center in the Metroplex system. Expansion there will create all private rooms with a total of 139 beds by early 2006. Metroplex Hospital is an acute-care facility with high-end, state-of-the-art equipment and technology. It offers a 24-hour emergency room, cardiac care equipment, general and same-day surgery suites and maternity services, Metroplex Hospital offers a radiology lab equipped with advanced diagnostic imaging capabilities — including state-of-the-art magnetic resonance imaging, CT scans, nuclear medicine techniques, a cardiac-cath lab for diagnosing heart blockage and other heart-related problems, x-ray imaging, ultrasound and mammography.
Metroplex also has an extensive on-site laboratory, pharmacy, cardio-pulmonary care and skilled nursing unit. Metroplex Cardiac Rehab, Metroplex Sleep Disorders Center and Metroplex Joint Care Center are also located at Metroplex Hospital. Metroplex offers free and low-cost community wellness classes and screenings each month, the Prime of Life senior health program and a variety of annual events — including the Silver Classic 5K Run & Walk in March, the Lampasas Health Fest in June, spring and fall golf tournaments, Kidfest Health and Safety Fair in October and the Foundation Gala in November.
The Pavilion is a behavioral health center located on the Metroplex Hospital campus. The 60-bed facility offers numerous treatment programs, and has separate patient areas for children, adolescents and adults. With inpatient, transitional and partial hospitalization programs, the Pavilion provides a variety of options to meet the needs of both families and individuals.
Metroplex Rehabilitation Services
MetroFlex Rehab Center and MetroKids Pediatric Rehab Center provide state-of-the-art outpatient physical therapy, occupational therapy and speech/language pathology. Each center’s team of professionals handle specialties — including physical medicine, orthopedics, neurology, geriatrics, sports medicine, and wound and burn care.
HomeCare of Metroplex
HomeCare offers rehabilitative therapies, skilled nursing, mental health nursing and other services for patients in the privacy and convenience of their own home. HomeCare offers registered nurses, mental health nurses, physical therapists, speech/language pathologists, occupational therapist, social workers, home health aids and Life Line.
Metroplex Advanced Imaging Center
Located in Killeen, this center features the only Open MRI between Austin and Waco. Open MRI is an alternative for children and claustrophobic or larger-sized patients.
Metroplex Sleep Disorders Center
The Sleep Disorders Center offers diagnostic testing of sleep disorders under the direction of a physician. The program provides comprehensive evaluations of various sleeping problems.
Metroplex Occupational Medicine Center
Operated by a board-certified physical medicine and rehabilitation physician, the Metroplex Occupational Medicine Center offers specialized services in physical medicine and rehab, pre-employment services and workers compensation services.
Metroplex Cardiac Rehab
The cardiac rehabilitation program is designed to benefit people with heart disease who have had a heart attack, bypass surgery, heart-related chest pain or coronary artery disease. This comprehensive program includes both exercise and education, tailored to the patient’s physical abilities.
Metroplex Joint Care Center
This center, located inside Metroplex Hospital, is dedicated primarily to patients who require total knee or hip replacements.
Metroplex is located at 2210 S. Clear Creek Road in Killeen. For more information about services, physicians or wellness classes, call (254) 519-8200 or visit www.mplex.org.