17 Oct Thank you Kyle Armstrong and Baylor Scott and White!
Special thanks to Kyle Armstrong with Baylor Scott and White Medical Center- McKinney! He was the speaker at our most recent Multi-Chamber luncheon on Tuesday, October 4th, 2016 at Hurricane Creek Country Club. Kyle spoke about how we came about the President position with BSW, as well as, gave us a virtual tour of the facility and expansion possibilities.
About Kyle Armstrong, FACHE
President, Baylor Scott & White Medical Center – McKinney
Kyle E. Armstrong, FACHE, became president of Baylor Scott & White Medical Center – McKinney in July 2016. Armstrong joined the McKinney team from Baptist Memorial Health Care in Memphis, one of the largest not-for-profit health systems in the Mid-South. Armstrong is recognized as a results-driven, relationship-oriented leader who has experience and expertise in leading dynamic health care organizations. As president of Baylor Scott & White – McKinney, he is committed to nurturing the hospital’s existing strong foundation and culture, and continuing its growth.
Before joining Baylor Scott & White – McKinney, Armstrong served as administrator and CEO of Baptist Memorial Hospital Collierville, an acute care hospital in Collierville, Tennessee. Patient Experience, Quality and Organizational Culture have always been the top priorities for Armstrong. During his tenure, the hospital received national recognition from Press Ganey for patient experience and enjoyed excellent employee and physician engagement scores that rated the hospital in the top 5 percent nationally.
Armstrong earned master’s degrees in both health administration and business administration from the University of Alabama at Birmingham. He earned his undergraduate degree from Baylor University in Waco, Texas. Armstrong has been a Fellow in the American College of Healthcare Executives since 2014.
Away from work, Armstrong’s favorite thing to do is spend time with his wife, Tabitha, and their two daughters. He also enjoys running, snow skiing and golf.
About Baylor Scott & White Medical Center – McKinney
Baylor Scott & White – McKinney is a 143-bed, fully-accredited not-for-profit hospital providing a broad spectrum of health care services to families in McKinney and surrounding communities. The hospital offers personalized care and advanced technology on a beautiful campus with hotel-like amenities and all private rooms. Services include emergency care, heart and vascular services, orthopedics, cancer treatment, primary care, women’s services, and a Level III Neonatal ICU with private suites. Since opening in 2012, the hospital has already expanded to double the size of the Emergency Department and add an additional 48 inpatient beds, as well as adding a second physician office building and additional parking. Visit BaylorHealth.com/McKinney.