Baptist Health names four new directors

December 07, 2016

Baptist Health Paducah is pleased to announce three new executive directors and one regional director.

Baptist Health Paducah is pleased to announce three new executive directors and one regional director.

Trish Jordan has been named executive director of regulatory services. Jordan has been in nursing and healthcare 18 years, including the last two at Baptist Health. She previously worked for Mercy Health System in critical care, quality, regulatory and patient safety areas. She has an associate degree in nursing from West Kentucky Community and Technical College and a bachelor’s in nursing from Western Governors University, where she is pursuing a master’s degree. Her new responsibilities include regulatory, quality and case management.

Jamey Locke is the regional director of operations-West Region with new responsibilities to include school clinics, Walmart Express Care, urgent care and occupational medicine, in addition to the EMS network. He joined Baptist in October 2014, after 15 years as director of Mercy Regional EMS. He has a bachelor’s degree from Mid-Continent University and an MBA from Bethel University.

 Adam Ogle, who joined Baptist as director of Emergency Services in January 2015, has been named executive director of critical care and emergency. Adam had worked as an Emergency department charge nurse and house supervisor at Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown and as a house supervisor at Mobile Infirmary Medical Center in Alabama. He received a bachelor’s degree in nursing from McKendree University in Lebanon, Ill., and a master’s degree in nursing from Western Kentucky University. His new responsibilities include critical care unit, intensive care unit, medical intensive care unit, emergency services and stroke care.

Michael Tutor is the new executive director of heart and cancer services. Mike has been with Baptist Health since 1988. He started as a radiation therapist and became radiology coordinator in 1993. Director of diagnostic imaging and oncology since May 2014, he has assisted in implementing many new services and programs, including the current construction of the Regional Cancer Care Center, opening and expansion of Baptist Imaging Center and outpatient imaging centers. Tutor holds an associate degree in radiologic technology from Mississippi Delta Community College, a radiation therapy certificate from Baptist Memorial Hospital in Memphis and a bachelor’s degree in healthcare management from Southern Illinois University. He recently received his MBA from Murray State University. His responsibilities include imaging, infusion therapy, radiation oncology, cath lab, non-invasive cardiology and in-hospital transport.