Baptist Health Care Names New Service Line Director

Baptist Health Care has named Brett Scullen, MSHA, service line director for general surgery and gastroenterology. He comes to Baptist from a health care management company in Auburn, Alabama.

Scullen graduated from Auburn University and earned a Master of Science in health administration from the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) where he served in a number of development and strategic growth roles. He later provided oversight for key service lines of five Wellstar Health System hospitals in Georgia.

Scullen is a member of the American College of Healthcare Executives.

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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