BIG SPRING, TEXAS – Scenic Mountain Medical Center, a 146-bed facility in Big Spring, Texas, has announced they will be joining the Steward Health Care system upon completion of the transaction, which is expected to take place at the end of the first quarter.
“Yes, I can confirm our hospital is being purchased and will be joining the Steward Health Care system of hospitals in the near future. We look forward to sharing additional updates as they are available. We are excited about this new chapter in our hospital’s history and the dedication Steward shares with us to serve our community’s health care needs,” SMMC CEO Emma Krabill, said.
Statement from Steward Health Care System:
Pending the completion of this transaction, we look forward to welcoming Scenic Mountain Medical Center into the Steward family. Since our founding in 2010, Steward has grown to become the country’s leading physician-led, private for-profit hospital operator by building a different kind of health care company – one that unlocks access to affordable, high-quality and economically sustainable care. We look forward to continuing to further strengthening Scenic Mountain’s reputation as a pillar of the Big Spring community, and building on its longstanding commitment to delivering exceptional care.