Baylor Scott & White Medical Center – McKinney is pleased to announce Kyle E. Armstrong, FACHE, has accepted the position of president. Kyle will join the McKinney team on Monday, July 25 – coming to us from Baptist Memorial Health Care in Memphis, Tenn.

Although there were many qualified candidates to fill this position, key stakeholders agreed Kyle was a stand-out, and the one most capable of nurturing our existing strong foundation and culture, and continuing its growth.

Baylor Scott & White - McKinney's previous president, Scott Peek, was offered the opportunity to become chief operating officer at Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas. Peek will serve out his term as the McKinney Chamber of Commerce Board Chair and he will continue to reside with his family in McKinney. 

In addition, Kimberly Bones will return to Baylor Scott & White Medical Center – McKinney as chief financial officer (CFO) starting July 25. Most recently Kimberly served as the Chief Financial Officer for Baylor Scott & White Surgical Hospital at Sherman – part of United Surgical Partners International. Prior to this, Kimberly had a long tenure with Baylor including serving as the founding Senior Financial Analyst at Baylor Scott & White – McKinney. 

About Baylor Scott & White Medical Center McKinney

Baylor Medical Center at McKinney, part of Baylor Scott & White Health, is a 143-bed, fully-accredited not-for-profit hospital located in McKinney, Texas. The hospital opened in July 2012 and provides a broad spectrum of medical and health care services to the residents of McKinney and surrounding communities. Baylor McKinney provides personalized care and advanced technology on a beautiful campus with hotel-like amenities and all private rooms. Led by Hospital President Scott Peek, Baylor McKinney has more than 600 employees and a medical staff comprised of over 800 physicians representing 68 specialties. Services at the facility include orthopedics, cardiovascular, neurosciences, oncology, surgical services, obstetrics and gynecology, urology, gastroenterology, pulmonary medicine, sleep disorders, pain management, diabetes management and more. The hospital has already completed expansion to double the size of the Emergency Department and add an additional 48 inpatient beds. Construction has begun on a second physician office building. For more information, or a physician referral, call toll free 1-800-4BAYLOR (422-9567) or log onto BaylorHealth.com/McKinney.

About Baylor Scott & White Health

Formed from the 2013 merger between Baylor Health Care System and Scott & White Healthcare, the system referred to as Baylor Scott & White Health is the largest not-for-profit health care system in the state of Texas. With total assets of $9 billion* and serving a population larger than the state of Georgia, Baylor Scott & White Health has the vision and resources to provide its patients continued quality care while creating a model system for a dramatically changing health care environment. The system now includes 48 hospitals, more than 900 access points, 6,000 active physicians, and 40,000 employees, plus the Scott & White Health Plan and Baylor Scott & White Quality Alliance a network of clinical providers and facilities focused on improving quality, managing the health of patient populations, and reducing the overall cost of care. For more information visit BaylorScottandWhite.com.