Chief Executive Officer, Baptist Outpatient Services
Nancy Batista-Rodriguez is the chief executive officer of Baptist Outpatient Services. Conveniently located throughout South Florida, Baptist Health’s outpatient facilities provide cutting-edge diagnostic, surgical, endoscopy and sleep services in a comfortable environment. The organization’s array of same day care services, including Express Care and Urgent Care, as well as immediate online doctor visits with Baptist Health Care On Demand, are world-class healthcare options for a wide variety of common ailments. Baptist Outpatient Services also includes freestanding Emergency Departments and Baptist Health Hospital | Doral, which continue to bring services closer to our communities.
Ms. Batista-Rodriguez has served the organization in various roles since 2002, when she joined Baptist Outpatient Services as an Urgent Care Center manager. Over the past 20 years, she has held numerous leadership roles in Baptist Health diagnostic imaging, sleep centers, endoscopy and surgery sites.
Since her appointment as CEO of Baptist Outpatient Services in 2018, Ms. Batista-Rodriguez has led her team through the design and development of additional ambulatory surgery centers and integrated care centers in Miami Beach, Plantation and Bethesda West. She supported the development and growth of Emergency Departments in West Kendall and West Miami-Dade and helped Care On Demand, Baptist Health’s telehealth platform, flourish. Moreover, Ms. Batista-Rodriguez led the expansion of Baptist Health’s presence into additional markets and with new services, including Baptist Health Hospital | Doral. She leads the strategic growth initiative for Baptist Outpatient Services, working collaboratively with Baptist Health’s hospitals and Centers of Excellence to provide integrated care services to the South Florida community.
Ms. Batista-Rodriguez earned a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and a master’s degree in Health Services Administration from Florida International University. She held positions in a physician group practice and local hospital prior to joining Baptist Health.
In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her children Daniel and Emily and her husband Jymy. They enjoy traveling and experiencing new cultures. The family has two dogs and lives in Miami.