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

Robbie Hindman Joins Brookwood Baptist Medical Center as Chief Nursing Officer

Sep 13, 2020

BIRMINGHAM, ALA. - September 13, 2020 - Brookwood Baptist Health today announced Robbie Hindman has joined Brookwood Baptist Medical Center as chief nursing officer (CNO) while continuing her role as CNO of the Brookwood Baptist Health System.

Robbie HindmanMost recently, Hindman served as CNO of Princeton Baptist Medical Center, a role she held since May 2018 in tandem with her duties as CNO for the Brookwood Baptist Health System. Hindman joined the Baptist Health family in 2000 as executive director of operations of Walker Baptist Medical Center and was named CNO in 2011.

Prior to joining the Baptist Health family, Hindman was part of the Druid City Health (DCH) System in Tuscaloosa. During her tenure with DCH, she made numerous contributions, including launching the Fayette Medical Center Home Health Agency where she served as administrator for 10 years. Additionally, she started the Fayette Medical Center Hospice Agency and DME Company, as well as the Maternity Medicaid Steps Ahead Program.

A seasoned healthcare leader with more than 35 years of nursing experience, Hindman obtained her bachelor’s degree in nursing from Mississippi University for Women and master’s degree from Faulkner University. In keeping with her mission to improve patient quality and safety, as well as overall patient experience, she previously served on the Nursing Board Selection Committee of Bevill State Community College and the Birmingham Regional Emergency Medical Services System (BREMSS) Board.

“Robbie has faithfully served our system for two decades, and we look forward to her continuing that service full time at Brookwood Baptist Medical Center,” stated Brookwood Baptist Health CEO, Tim Puthoff. “I am confident she will further drive our standards for high-quality care and continue to develop sustainable processes for superior performance.”