Welcome to Baptist Life, the official blog for Baptist Health System. We strive to bring you the patient stories, current events, and health news that is relevant to you.
Baptist Health System is a not-for-profit, faith based healthcare system based in Alabama. As one of Alabama’s largest employers, Baptist employs nearly 4,700 employees and 820 affiliated physicians, and treats nearly 350,000 patients across four hospital campuses – Princeton (in Birmingham), Shelby (in Alabaster), Walker (in Jasper) and Citizens (in Talladega). The System also maintains one of Alabama’s largest networks of primary- and specialty-care clinics, with 43 locations statewide.
Our mission is to provide better health for more people by empowering our patients to achieve their best health through coordinated care, delivered at the right place at the right time. We are committed to reinventing the way health care is delivered by applying innovative solutions and technologies to advance safety, value, and convenience in each patient experience.