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

Brookwood Baptist Health Appoints New Group Chief Financial Officer

Mar 7, 2022

Tyson-200-x-250BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Brookwood Baptist Health (BBH) names Charles Tyson as its new Group Chief Financial Officer for the five hospital healthcare system. Tyson is an accomplished healthcare executive and brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to the hospital’s leadership team.

“We are extremely excited to welcome Charles to our team at Brookwood Baptist Health,” said Brookwood Baptist Health and Brookwood Baptist Medical Center Chief Executive Officer Jeremy Clark. “He brings a great deal of energy and experience in his new role as Chief Financial Officer.”

Tyson comes to BBH from Steward Health Care System in the Miami-Dade Market, where he served as Chief Financial Officer of a five hospital system with a combined 1,775 licensed beds. Before being acquired by Steward Health Care, Tyson was CFO when the hospitals were under the ownership of Tenet Healthcare.

“I am excited to serve the Brookwood Baptist Health organization,” said Tyson. “I look forward to supporting the hospitals dedicated employees and physicians in their commitment to providing quality, compassionate care to our patients.”

Tyson holds a bachelor’s degree in banking and finance from the University of Georgia and master’s degrees in health administration and accountancy from Florida Atlantic University.