State of Care with Baptist Health President & CEO Troy Wells: The Power of ‘Yes’

By Troy Wells, President and CEO of Baptist Health Baptist Health has always embodied one of my favorite philosophies—the power of saying “yes” and seeing what happens. I’ve seen the results of this philosophy in my own life—when you say “yes” and want to be part of something, good things happen. We’ve seen this philosophy […]

State of Care with Baptist Health President & CEO Troy Wells: What’s In A Name?

By Troy Wells, President and CEO of Baptist Health Looking at the historical material we’ve gathered as part of the 100th anniversary celebration, I’m struck by how many names the original hospital site used through the years—Baptist State Hospital, Arkansas Baptist Hospital, Arkansas Baptist Medical Center, Baptist Medical Center, Central Baptist Hospital, and Arkansas Rehabilitation […]

State of Care with Baptist Health President & CEO Troy Wells: Staying the Course

By Troy Wells, President and CEO of Baptist Health At Baptist Health, we’ve had to navigate through a complex and frequently changing healthcare environment during our entire 100-year history—everything from changing treatments and technologies to ever-changing regulations. Our founders gave us a great gift when they set out to create a modern, scientific hospital for […]

State of Care: Commemorating A Century of Service

  By Troy Wells, President and CEO of Baptist Health What a difference a year makes. A year ago, we were busy planning the February 16 launch of our 100th anniversary celebration on the date the original Baptist State Hospital became a legal entity. At that time, Arkansas hadn’t seen its first case of COVID-19. […]