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

Zach Abercrombie Named Chief Financial Officer of Shelby Baptist Medical Center

Jun 30, 2020

ZachZach Abercrombie has been named Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of Shelby Baptist Medical Center with additional responsibility for Citizens Baptist Medical Center. A senior level healthcare executive, Abercrombie has served in a number of roles across the Brookwood Baptist Health System.

With nearly 20 years of financial experience, Abercrombie began his tenure with the Baptist Health System in 2007 following several years in public accounting. Abercrombie served as Controller of Shelby Baptist Medical Center and was later named CFO of Citizens Baptist Medical Center. His financial leadership led to his next appointment as CFO of Walker Baptist Medical Center, and most recently, Abercrombie served as Assistant CFO at Brookwood Baptist Medical Center, the largest among the five-hospital system.

Abercrombie earned his Bachelor of Science in accounting at Jacksonville State University and Master of Science in Health Administration from St. Joseph’s University followed by his public accountant certification. During his tenure with Brookwood Baptist Health, Abercrombie graduated from the Tenet Finance Academy.

According to Shelby Baptist Medical Center Chief Executive Officer, Daniel Listi, “We are excited Zach will be returning to Shelby Baptist, and we are fortunate to have his wealth of experience from having worked in multiple hospitals across the Brookwood Baptist Health System, along with the relationships he has forged that will serve him well as the financial lead for both Shelby and Citizens. Zach has an outstanding record of achievement in leading optimal financial outcomes, and we anticipate continued success in this new role.”