Fernandez Named Director of Organizational Planning and Performance at Baptist Health Care


Krystle Fernandez has been named director of organizational planning and performance at Baptist Health Care (BHC.) In this role, Fernandez will be responsible for the development, oversight and refinement of processes and systems relating to organizational performance. 

Fernandez has held several positions since joining BHC in 2002 and most recently served as planning analytics and logistics manager. She holds a bachelor’s degree in communication arts and a master’s in health care leadership from the University of West Florida. Fernandez is currently seeking her Lean Six Sigma Certification from Florida Institute of Technology.

Fernandez was born and raised in Pensacola and is passionate about improving the community through her service. She has been active in the community as a member of the Northwest Florida Health Council, LiveWell Partnership for a Healthy Community, Junior Achievement and United Way Escambia.

Baptist Health Care is a not-for-profit health care organization based in northwest Florida that is committed to helping people throughout life's journey. The organization is a proud member of the Mayo Clinic Care Network. Baptist continuously strives to be a national leader in quality and service. Baptist Health Care includes three hospitals, four medical parks, Andrews Institute for Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine and a large network of primary care and specialty physicians. Baptist Health Care is one of the largest non-governmental employers in northwest Florida.

Baptist Health Care ● Baptist Hospital ● Gulf Breeze Hospital ● Jay Hospital ● Baptist Medical Parks Airport, Nine Mile, Navarre and Pace ● Andrews Institute ● Baptist Medical Group ● Baptist Heart & Vascular Institute ● Mayo Clinic Care Network