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’s Baptist Medical Center’s Letisha Shields Named a Tenet Hero

Apr 6, 2021

Special honor is part of Tenet Healthcare’s annual recognition program

TENETH~2BIRMINGHAM, ALA. – Princeton Baptist Medical Center today announced Letisha Shields, nurse manager in the Medical Intensive Care Unit, has been honored by Tenet Healthcare as part of its annual recognition program. Letisha has been named a “Tenet Hero” for her incredible contributions in 2020.

The Tenet Heroes program celebrates those individuals who make a meaningful impact within their respective communities that goes above and beyond their daily job responsibilities. Nominated by fellow colleagues, Tenet Heroes exemplify the company’s core values and key tenets of its Community Built on Care.

Letisha was recognized as a Tenet Hero for her commitment to caring for COVID-19 patients and her demonstrated leadership behavior that inspires others, including compassion, warmth, innovative thinking, teamwork and, above all, resilience.

“Letisha is well deserving of this distinction and embodies what it means to be a healthcare hero,” said Princeton Baptist Medical Center CEO, Mike Neuendorf. “We are grateful for Letisha’s dedication, selflessness and commitment to compassionate care, particularly throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, and we are proud to work alongside her as part of our Princeton Baptist family.”