MASKS ARE STILL REQUIRED AT OUR FACILITIES

Even with the expiration of the State of Alabama’s mask mandate at 5 p.m. on April 9, you must wear a mask to enter and to remain inside ANY Brookwood Baptist Health facility, including Brookwood Baptist Medical Center, Citizens Baptist Medical Center, Princeton Baptist Medical Center, Shelby Baptist Medical Center, Walker Baptist Medical Center and our Freestanding Emergency Department.

Our highest priority is the health and safety of our patients and staff.

Thank you.

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About Brookwood Baptist Health

We’re a community built on care.

Formerly Brookwood Medical Center and Baptist Health System, Brookwood Baptist Health unifies two of the largest resources for high-quality, affordable healthcare for the citizens of Central Alabama. With roots extending nearly a century, the network’s community of care is comprised of five acute care hospitals with more than 1,700 licensed beds: Brookwood Baptist Medical Center, Princeton Baptist Medical Center, Shelby Baptist Medical Center, Walker Baptist Medical Center and Citizens Baptist Medical Center.

Brookwood Baptist Health also provides patients with the largest primary care network in the state, which includes approximately 60 primary and specialty care clinics; approximately 1,500 affiliated physicians; and nearly 7,300 employees. Through innovative and compassionate patient care, our collective effort will strengthen our mission to empower our communities to live happier, healthier lives.

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We customize treatments and services based on the needs of each patient, backed by a large network of resources, expertise, innovation and locations. When you come through our doors, you become part of our life and our stories. And by getting to know us, you’ll experience the compassion of doctors, nurses, therapists, and volunteers who are here because we love helping people. Your health matters to us. We’re a community built on care.

News & Announcements

Baptist Health System, Tenet to Create New Healthcare Network

Jun 23, 2015
Corridor Messenger– June 23 – Baptist Health System and Tenet Healthcare Corporation have signed a definitive agreement to create a joint venture that will operate a healthcare network serving Birmingham and neighboring communities. 

The new network will unite Baptist Health System’s four hospitals – Citizens Baptist Medical Center, Princeton Baptist Medical Center, Shelby Baptist Medical Center and Walker Baptist Medical Center – and include Tenet’s Brookwood Medical Center and each organization’s related businesses. 

“We are excited about joining with Tenet to provide high-quality healthcare to communities across central Alabama,” Keith Parrott, chief executive officer of Baptist Health System, stated Page 8 in a press release. “This partnership will strengthen our collective efforts and enhance healthcare across the region while also preserving the Baptist name and tradition, maintaining our Christian values and identity, and supporting our faith-based approach to healthcare.” 

Under the joint venture arrangement, Tenet will be the majority partner and will manage the network’s operations.