Baptist Health Care Names Duncan New Service Line Director

Baptist Health Care has named Joe Duncan as its new service line director for ENT, urology, plastic surgery and bariatrics. In his new position, Duncan will be responsible for the growth and strategic direction of these services and will also serve as operational director for the Baptist Weight Loss Center.

Duncan is a graduate of the University of South Carolina. He earned both a master of business administration and a master of science in health administration from the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB.) He completed an administrative residency at Baptist. Duncan currently serves on the membership committee of the American College of Healthcare Executives North Florida Board.

Baptist Health Care is a community-owned, not-for-profit health care organization based in northwest Florida that is committed to helping people throughout life's journey. The organization is a proud member of the Mayo Clinic Care Network. A 2003 Malcolm Baldrige recipient, Baptist continuously strives to be a national leader in quality and service. Baptist Health Care includes three hospitals, four medical parks, Andrews Institute for Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine, Footer link to Lakeview Center and a large network of primary care and specialty physicians. With more than 7,300 employees and employed physicians, Baptist Health Care is the second largest non-governmental employer in northwest Florida.

Baptist Health Care ● Baptist Hospital ● Gulf Breeze Hospital ● Jay Hospital ● Lakeview Center ● Baptist Medical Park – Nine Mile ● Baptist Medical Park – Navarre ● Andrews Institute ● Baptist Medical Group ● Cardiology Consultants ● Mayo Clinic Care Network

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