Baptist Health Announces Associate Vice President of Hospital Operations in North Little Rock

NORTH LITTLE ROCK, Ark.  – Callie Parks, who has worked in various roles at Baptist Health since 2018, was recently named associate vice president of hospital operations at Baptist Health Medical Center-North Little Rock.

Parks’ time with Baptist Health started with her serving as an administrative resident before she became an administrative fellow. In September 2020, she was named associate vice president of ambulatory innovation at Practice Plus and Baptist Health. 

While in her associate vice president role, she had operational oversight of a number of clinics in central Arkansas, oversaw ambulatory projects with the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences and participated in innovative practice ideas and startups. Most recently, she served as the interim vice president of operations for our Western Region, which includes Baptist Health’s Fort Smith and Van Buren hospitals.

Parks received a Bachelor of Science in Biology at the University of Central Arkansas and Master of Health Administration at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. She is a member of the Medical Group Management Association and American College of Healthcare Executives.


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For more than 100 years, Baptist Health has delivered All Our Best in health care through Christian compassion and innovative services. Baptist Health is Arkansas’ most comprehensive health care organization with more than 250 points of access that include 11 hospitals; urgent care centers; a senior living community; over 100 primary and specialty care clinics; a college with studies in nursing and allied health; a graduate residency program; and access to virtual care anytime, anywhere. It is also the largest private not-for-profit health care organization based in Arkansas, providing care through the support of approximately 11,000 employees, groundbreaking treatments, renowned physicians and community outreach programs. For more information about Baptist Health, visit, call Baptist Health HealthLine at 1-888-BAPTIST or download the myBaptistHealth app. Find us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and YouTube.