Jacksonville, FL (PRWEB) June 18, 2013
Baptist Health Foundation is pleased to announce four additions to its Board of Directors.
The Baptist Health Foundation supports and enhances essential programs and services of the Northeast Florida-based, not-for-profit Baptist Health system. Baptist Health Foundation raised almost $12 million during fiscal year 2012, thanks to the generosity of many caring individuals and organizations throughout the region.
The new directors are:
“Each of these new members brings an exemplary professional and philanthropic background to the Baptist Health Foundation,” said Pierre Allaire, Ph.D., Baptist Health vice president and chief development officer who oversees the Baptist Health Foundation. “I look forward to working all four of these community leaders who are generously sharing their time and expertise with the Baptist Health Foundation.”
About Baptist Health
Baptist Health is a faith-based, mission-driven system comprised of Baptist Medical Center Jacksonville and Baptist Heart Hospital; Baptist Medical Center Beaches; Baptist Medical Center Nassau; Baptist Medical Center South; and Wolfson Children’s Hospital – Jacksonville’s only children’s hospital. All Baptist Health hospitals, along with Baptist Home Health Care, have achieved Magnet™ status, an international quality designation that recognizes excellence in patient care. Baptist Health also includes cardiology and cardiovascular surgery services; a comprehensive cancer center; orthopaedic institute; women’s resource center; neurosciences, including neurosurgery and two Joint Commission-certified stroke centers; a full range of psychology and psychiatry services; outpatient facilities; urgent care services and a network of primary care physicians’ offices throughout Northeast Florida. Baptist Health is the official healthcare provider for the Jacksonville Jaguars. For more information, visit http://www.baptistjax.com. For information on Wolfson Children’s Hospital, visit http://www.wolfsonchildrens.org.