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Welton Named to Post at Baptist Golden Triangle

COLUMBUS, Miss. — Baptist Memorial Hospital-Golden Triangle has recently named Brian Welton as an assistant administrator on the hospital’s leadership team.

Welton is a Frank S. Groner Fellow at Baptist Memorial Health Care, where he has spent the last year contributing to the organization in a variety of areas. Welton received a Master of Science degree in health administration from the University of Alabama, Birmingham in May 2013. He also received a master’s degree in business administration from the University of Alabama, Birmingham in May 2012. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in business administration from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville in 2010.

“We are proud to welcome Brian to our leadership team at Baptist Golden Triangle,” said Paul Cade, CEO and administrator of Baptist Golden Triangle. “His education and experience will serve our hospital well.”

Welton has previous experience working with ALSAC/St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in Memphis, Tenn.; Cooper Green Mercy Hospital in Birmingham, Ala.; and Children’s of Alabama in Birmingham.

With 315 beds, Baptist Golden Triangle is the largest regional hospital affiliated with the Memphis, Tenn.-based Baptist Memorial Health Care system. With physicians and surgeons representing almost every medical specialty practicing at the hospital and more than 1,000 health care employees, Baptist Golden Triangle offers a wide range of comprehensive medical care to patients of all ages.

In addition to the Baptist Cancer Center-Golden Triangle, the hospital offers a variety of services to the community, including Baptist Behavioral Health Care for those with behavioral and mental health problems; an emergency room with 24-hour ambulance service; and an extensive rehabilitation department, including cardiac rehab and educational programs.