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

Walker Baptist Medical Center Recognizes Employees of the Quarter

Aug 25, 2021
Special honor is part of hospital’s newly formed employee recognition program
employees-recogJASPER, ALA. – Walker Baptist Medical Center announces the second quarter recipients of its newly formed employee recognition program. The Employee of the Quarter Award Program recognizes the outstanding qualities and contributions of employees who go above and beyond to support the hospital’s mission and values. Each quarter, five team members are honored for emulating the mission, along with one of the following core values, which include service, innovation, transparency, quality and integrity. 

“Every member of our Walker Baptist family plays a pivotal role in our operation and that’s been especially true this past year when our patients and community needed us most,” Walker Baptist Associate Administrator Suzanne Pugh said in a press release. "We are excited to continue this new program, which will allow us to recognize deserving employees each quarter and continue to highlight the high-quality, compassionate care our team provides.” 

Shown in the photo above from left to right are the employees most recently recognized include Michelle Lawson, ultrasound tech for Integrity; Aleisa Henderson, health information management representative for Innovation; Glenessa Henry in dietary for Service; Jeremy Hodges, manager in surgical services for Quality and Amanda Key, registered nurse for Transparency. Click here to download their photos. Each employee, nominated by their peers, received an honorary certificate this month from the hospital administration.