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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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.

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News & Announcements

Susan Bria Named Chief Nursing Officer of Shelby Baptist Medical

Dec 17, 2018

susan-bria-compressorBrookwood Baptist Health today announced Susan Bria has been named Chief Nursing Officer (CNO) of Shelby Baptist Medical Center. Susan served as Interim CNO since May of this year while continuing her role as Director of Nursing at Shelby Baptist Medical Center, a position she held since 2013. Prior to her role as Director of Nursing, Susan served as Manager House Supervisor of Shelby Baptist Medical Center from 2011-2013 and Nurse Manager at Princeton Baptist Medical Center from 2005-2011.

According to Daniel Listi, CEO, Shelby Baptist Medical Center, “To officially welcome Susan into the role of CNO at Shelby Baptist Medical Center is a natural transition for such a talented team member. Susan has worked in nursing for more than 30 years, and we are incredibly fortunate to have a seasoned leader to continue to build upon the quality care delivered by the Shelby Baptist team. We look forward to her continued contributions.”