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Causes: Emergency Medical Services & Transport, Health

Mission: To be the most trusted name in health care transportation by providing the highest quality of personalized patient care and service without regard for social or economic background. We strive to maintain excellence by recruiting, developing and training highly-skilled, professional employees.

Programs: See schedule oscott & white provides personalized, comprehensive, high quality health care services enhanced by medical education and research through 13 acute care hospital facilities, one additional announced facility, a 215,000+ member regional health plan serving residents in a 29,000-square mile service area, and one of the nation's largest multi-specialty group practices with more than 140 clinics at over 70 clinic locations providing care in 46 medical specialties. Scott & white healthcare ("swhc")(ein: 26-4532547) is parent corporation of the scott & white healthcare system (the "system"). The scott & white healthcare foundation ("swf")(ein: 27-3513154), a subsidiary of swhc, raises funds for the priority programs and services of the entire scott & white system. The scott & white healthcare system had more than 14,000 employees, including over 1,200 physicians and scientists and 300+ advanced practice professionals during the fiscal year ending august 31, 2013, and served over 537,000 patients accounting for 2. 5 million patient visits. Scott & white memorial hospital ("swmh"), located in temple, texas, is the flagship hospital of the scott & white healthcare system and is the only level i trauma center between dallas and austin, texas. The mclane children's hospital scott & white is the only stand-alone children's hospital between dallas and austin, texas. Scott & white ems, inc. ("ems") provides emergency medical response services and non-emergent medical transportation services, principally in the bell county area of central texas. Ems has contracted with the city of temple, tx to be the exclusive provider of emergency response services within the city of temple and its extraterritorial jurisdiction. Coordinating with the city of temple fire and police departments, ems responds to all 911 emergency calls within the service area. Ems responds in situations involving serious injury, sickness or when local officials request additional coverage. Ems provides non-emergent medical transportation services to patients requiring basic life services, advanced life services or specialty care services, and emergency response coverage in geographic areas adjacent to its normal service area as needed. Non-emergent transportation services are provided only for patients for whom the enhanced level of care and services ems provides is medically necessary. Scott & white ems, inc. Had 26,840 ambulance responses and approximately $1. 9 million in unreimbursed charity care for the fiscal year ending august 31, 2013. The ems fleet includes 23 ambulances all certified with the state of texas as mobile intensive care unit (micu) capable, three wheelchair vans to help patients get to appointments and a rehab bus used throughout bell county to offer rehab services to firefighting personnel during an extended fire; to assist with displaced family members during a house fire or catastrophic event until other assistance is available; and to serve as a mobile command center during large-scale emergencies involving multiple casualties, such as an earthquake or airplane crash. Ems participates in local and state disaster response activities in association with area fire and police departments, the u. S. Army at fort hood, tx and the federal emergency management administration (fema).

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