Glenn Robinson

Host of Business of Health Care

Glenn Robinson has been the President of Baylor Scott & White Medical Center – Hillcrest since September 2007. He previously held several CEO positions at hospitals in Texas, Oregon, and South Carolina. A Georgia native and graduate of the University of Alabama, Glenn completed graduate school at Trinity University in San Antonio, Texas. 

He has more than 30 years experience in hospital and healthcare management, is a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives, and has received several professional awards. Most notably, he was named to Tenet Healthcare’s CEO Circle of Excellence in two separate years, and is the recipient of an Achievement Award from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.  

Glenn also serves on a number of national and state healthcare policy boards, including the American Hospital Association Board of Trustees. In addition, he serves as Chair of AHA’s Regional Policy Board 7, a member of the Texas Hospital Association Board of Trustees, and has served as Chairman of the THA’s Council on Policy Development. He also serves as an Adjunct Lecturer for both Baylor University and Trinity University and is involved in several non-profit organizations and community councils including Prosper Waco, Pine Cove Christian Camps, Restoration Gateway, and the Greater Waco Chamber of Commerce. 

Glenn and his wife, Rhonda, enjoy spending time with their children: son Josh and his wife Lauren, son Jacob and his wife Melissa, and daughter Sarah Kathryn and her husband Jordan; and three grandsons: Pierce, Caden and Colt.

Expanding the cancer care toolbox.


The dangers of using alternative medicine.


Cancer Update Part 1 - The High Cost of Cancer


The huge range in cost associated with a procedure from one hospital to the next has little to do with the level of quality of service a hospital may provide.


Medicare patients may soon have greater access to their physicians between office appointments through telephone calls and video chats.


As of September, short-term health insurance plans are now being offered for longer periods.


Help may be on the way to ease the frustation of dealing with electronic health records.


During a recent visit to Waco, Dr. Rana Awdish, author of In Shock, came to the KWBU studio for an extended conversation about the relationship between physician and patient.  That relationship is at the heart of medial care and Dr. Awdish knows boths sides.  Glenn Robinson, Baylor Scott and White Hillcrest president hosted.  This conversation was recorded November 5, 2018.  


Quality in healthcare no longer simply refers to the standard of clinical care provided within a hospital or clinic.


From wars to natural disasters, or other mass casualty events, we've become increasingly aware of the toll such tragedies take not only on victims, but on those whom we rely on for help. 


Cancer is the leading cause of death in nearly half of U.S. states due in large part to a decline in deaths from heart disease. 


Hospital volunteers are a diverse group of men and women of all ages who perform a wide range of functions.

If given the choice, would you spend your time striving for health or wealth?

For years, virtually every segment of our economy has embraced consumerism except healthcare...until recently.

By being familiar with your medical history, primary care providers can recognize subtle changes in your health and intervene when neccessary.

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