BATESVILLE, Miss., June 8, 2015 – Tiffanie Johnson has joined Merit Health Batesville as Market Director, Practice Management. Johnson comes to Merit Health Batesville from Baylor University Medical Center in Dallas, TX where she served as the Manager of Operations and Surgery. Johnson has hometown roots with grandparents from Sardis and Como.
In this new position, Johnson will be responsible for the physician clinic operations for the Merit Health Batesville and the Merit Health Northwest Mississippi hospitals.
“We are pleased to welcome Tiffanie to our team because she will be a tremendous resource in our work to build upon the quality care we provide our community,” said Travis Sisson, Chief Executive Officer, Merit Health Batesville.
Johnson has served in leadership and management roles throughout most of her career in healthcare. Among her many awards and recognitions she has served on the American College of Healthcare Executives as well as the National Association of Healthcare Executives. She holds a bachelor’s degree with academic honors and a Masters of Healthcare Administration from Prairie View A&M University.
Merit Health Batesville is a 112-bed acute care hospital located in Batesville, Mississippi. The hospital offers quality health care services in emergency care, surgery, radiology, labor and delivery, cardiopulmonary services, physical therapy, cardiac rehab, pharmacy and primary care. Other services include pediatrics, sleep, adult medicine and women’s health clinics. Merit Health Batesville is directly or indirectly owned by a partnership that proudly includes physician owners, including certain members of the hospital’s medical staff.