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Steward Health Care acquires Big Spring hospital

April 16, 2019

Steward Health Care announced Monday it completed the acquisition of Scenic Mountain Medical Center in Big Spring, expanding its footprint in West Texas.

Scenic Mountain will be Steward’s 37th hospital nationally and its sixth in Texas. Odessa Regional Medical Center is also a Steward hospital. The acquisition was finalized Friday at midnight, a Steward Health Care news release stated.

Through the acquisition, 16 providers at Scenic Mountain will join Steward Medical Group, including physicians who specialize in primary care, family medicine, and pediatrics, as well as obstetrics and gynecology, ENT, and general surgery.