Founded in 1903, Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas was the first hospital of Baylor Health Care System. As a not-for-profit hospital, we are devoted to serving everyone through exemplary health care, education, research, and community service. Our legacy of caring for the North Texas community is reflected in our accomplishments in both health care and community service.
Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas is the only North Texas hospital recognized by U.S. News & World Report for 23 consecutive years and ranked No. 1 in the Dallas Metro Area.
For the 19th consecutive year, Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas has earned the 2014/2015 Consumer Choice Award by the National Research Corporation (NRC) for the Dallas region. The Consumer Choice Award is given to the hospitals that consumers have chosen as having the highest quality; image and reputation; Best Doctors; and Best Nurses in over 300 markets throughout the U.S. This is the 18th year NRC has recognized and honored Consumer Choice Award winners.
Baylor University Medical Center earned the Magnet Award for "Excellence in Nursing" from the American Nurses Credentialing Center for the third time--an honor held by less than two percent of hospitals nationwide.
Accreditation by The Joint Commission recognizes the commitment that Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas has made to quality and patient safety; implementing national guidelines; and constant quality improvement projects.