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Doug Brewer Named the Citizens Baptist Medical Center CEO

Oct 31, 2016

Contact:
Kate Darden
BHS Vice President, Marketing
205-715-5196/Kate.Darden@bhsala.com

Lindsey Allumbaugh
PR Manager, Tenet Southern Region
678-232-7724/
lindsey.allumbaugh@tenethealth.com 

Doug Brewer 

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – October 31, 2016 – Citizens Baptist Medical Center is pleased to announce that Doug Brewer will be joining the administrative team as the new chief executive officer (CEO). In this position, Brewer is responsible for overseeing all areas of operations at Citizens Baptist Medical Center. He will begin his role at Citizens as of Monday, October 31st.

“Doug will be a great addition to the leadership team at Citizens Baptist Medical Center,” says Keith Parrott, President of Brookwood Baptist Health. “I am confident that he will continue the hospital’s reputation as a leading provider of trusted, high-quality care.”

He has more than 10 years of healthcare executive leadership experience. Brewer joined Brookwood Medical Center in September 2015, and has provided tremendous leadership to the cardiovascular service line as well as other key departments at the hospital. He joined the Brookwood Baptist Health system from his role as Chief Operating Officer of Atlanta Medical Center in Atlanta, Ga. Prior to that, he held executive leadership positions for Select Medical Corporation and at Tenet Healthcare’s Sierra Providence Health Network in El Paso, a multi-hospital system similar to Brookwood Baptist Health.

Brewer earned a bachelor’s degree in finance from the University of Central Oklahoma in Edmond, Ok., and a master’s degree in business administration from Kutztown University in Kutztown, Pa. He is vice chair and an executive board member of the Brain Injury Association of America National Board of Directors and a member of the American College of Healthcare Executives.

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About Brookwood Baptist Health
With roots extending more than 90 years, Brookwood Baptist Health includes trusted providers from the former Brookwood Medical Center and Baptist Health System and is operated by Dallas-based Tenet Healthcare Corp.  Representing the largest healthcare network in Central Alabama, 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, along with physician practices, diagnostic and outpatient surgery centers and a freestanding emergency department. Brookwood Baptist Health is united in service and devotion to the people of Central Alabama and dedicated to putting people back at the center of healthcare.  For more information, please visit BrookwoodBaptistHealth.com. 

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