Humana Patients In-Network Access Restored on June 1Mar 23, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Kate Darden,
BBH Vice President, Marketing & Communication
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – May 24, 2017 – Brookwood Baptist Health today announced that effective June 1, 2017, all patients covered under Humana’s commercial and Medicare health insurance will have in-network access to its hospitals, physician clinics within the Brookwood Baptist Physician Alliance (BBPA) and hospital-affiliated outpatient centers.
The new agreement extends to the following hospitals:
• Brookwood Baptist Medical Center
• Citizens Baptist Medical Center
• Princeton Baptist Medical Center
• Shelby Baptist Medical Center
• Walker Baptist Medical Center
“We are pleased that Humana members will regain in-network access to our care network in the communities that we serve,” said Greg Smith, executive director of ACO operations and payer relations at Brookwood Baptist Health. “Our patients are our highest priority, and we look forward to once again serving as the provider of choice for those with Humana health insurance.”
For more information about access to our care network, please call our dedicated health insurance information line at (800) 290-0836.
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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.