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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.

Learn what makes us a Community Built on Care

Taking Care of You

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

Introducing Our Newest Class: Getting Ready To Be a Grand

Dec 1, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

Contact:

Kate Darden
Vice President, Marketing & Communications
205-715-5196
Kate.Darden@bhsala.com

Lindsey Allumbaugh
PR Manager, Tenet Southern Region
678-232-7724
lindsey.allumbaugh@tenethealth.com 


How to be a Grandparent and a Great One at That

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – November 22, 2016 – Becoming a grandparent is one of the most significant events in life, and we are excited to offer a new class designed specifically for first-time and experienced grandparents. This 2-hour course prepares grandparents-to-be for the arrival of their grandchild by focusing on what’s new in the world of babies, recommended social media etiquette for when the big day arrives, how to transition into the role of a grandparent, and why tummy-time is so important.

This refresher course will also teach you:

  • New guidelines for infant care & safety
  • Car seat safety
  • Current trends in childbirth
  • How to be helpful without interfering

WHEN: 
Saturday, December 3, 2016 | 9-11am
Saturday, February 11, 2017 | 9-11am
Saturday, April 8, 2017 | 9-11am
Saturday, June 17, 2017 | 9-11am
Saturday, August 5, 2017 | 9-11am
Saturday, October 14, 2017 | 9-11am
Saturday, December 9, 2017 | 9-11am

WHERE:
Brookwood Baptist Medical Center
Women’s Medical Center
5th floor classroom
2010 Brookwood Medical Center Dr.
Birmingham, AL 35209

Class registration is $10 per grandparent and parking cost is $3 in either the yellow parking deck or the women’s parking deck. To register or find out more, call 205.877.8800 or visit iChooseB.com.

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About Brookwood Baptist Health
With roots extending more than 90 years, Brookwood Baptist Health includes trusted providers from the former Brookwood Medical Center and Baptist Health System and is operated by Dallas-based Tenet Healthcare Corp.  Representing the largest healthcare network in Central Alabama, 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, along with physician practices, diagnostic and outpatient surgery centers and a freestanding emergency department. Brookwood Baptist Health is united in service and devotion to the people of Central Alabama and dedicated to putting people back at the center of healthcare.  For more information, please visit BrookwoodBaptistHealth.com.