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.

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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

Princeton Baptist Medical Center Recognized National Award for High Performance in Revenue Cycle.

Jun 4, 2020

The Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA) announced the 2020 winners of the MAP Award for High Performance in Revenue Cycle. Nationwide, there were a total of 23 winners - including three integrated delivery systems, five hospital systems, eight individual hospitals, two critical access hospitals and five physician practices. Princeton Baptist Medical Center was among the eight individual hospitals lauded with this award of distinction.

HFMA’s MAP Award for High Performance in Revenue Cycle recognizes providers that have excelled in meeting industry standard revenue cycle benchmarks (MAP Keys®), implemented the patient-centered recommendations and best practices embodied in HFMA’s Healthcare Dollars & Sense® initiatives and achieved outstanding patient satisfaction. Award recipients are acknowledged as industry leaders and share proven strategies with their colleagues.

In congratulating the winners, HFMA President and CEO Joseph J. Fifer, FHFMA, CPA, said, “During a time when many consumers have lost jobs and health insurance coverage as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, the consumer-friendly business practices exemplified by our 2020 winners are more important than ever.”

Upon being notified they had received the award, Princeton Baptist Medical Center Chief Executive Officer, Mike Neuendorf, said, "We are honored to receive this award for revenue cycle excellence from our industry’s leaders at HFMA. Our team’s long-term goal is to deliver best-in-class service to our patients, our staff and our community. We are pleased that our pursuit of continuous improvement and dedication to our patients have resulted in this distinguished recognition."

Winners of the 2020 MAP Award for High Performance include the following organizations:

Winning integrated delivery systems:

Geisinger; Danville, Pa.

Presbyterian Healthcare Services; Albuquerque, N.M.

Saint Francis Health System; Tulsa, Okla.

Winning hospital systems:

Bon Secours Mercy Health; Cincinnati, Ohio 

Cape Cod Healthcare; Hyannis, Mass. 

OhioHealth; Columbus, Ohio

Spectrum Health; Grand Rapids, Mich. 

St. Elizabeth Healthcare; Edgewood, Ky.

Winning individual hospitals:

CHRISTUS Shreveport-Bossier Health System - Highland; Shreveport, La.

Dignity Health Mercy General Hospital; Sacramento, Calif. 

Liberty Hospital; Liberty, Mo.

Norton Healthcare, Norton Brownsboro Hospital; Louisville, Ky. 

Princeton Baptist Medical Center; Birmingham, Ala. 

St. Mary Medical Center, A member of Trinity Health; Langhorne, Pa. 

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center; Houston, Texas

Unity Hospital; Rochester, N.Y.

Winning critical access hospitals:

Buena Vista Regional Medical Center; Storm Lake, Iowa 

Greater Regional Health; Creston, Iowa

Winning physician practices:

ENT & Allergy Associates, LLP; Tarrytown, N.Y.

Graves-Gilbert Clinic; Bowling Green, Ky. 

Privia Medical Group; Arlington, Va.

St. Elizabeth Physicians; Erlanger, Ky.

Virginia Eye Institute; Richmond, Va.

The award will be formally presented on July 17 during a virtual session of this year’s HFMA Annual Conference.