Baptist Health Lexington names new director of Emergency Dept.

Adam Ogle
Adam Ogle

LEXINGTON, Ky. — Adam Ogle has been named the new director of the Baptist Health Lexington Emergency Department.

Ogle previously served as the executive director of Emergency Services at Baptist Health Paducah since 2015, where he was instrumental in setting up COVID-19 drive-through testing services. His responsibilities have included the Emergency Department, Joint Commission Primary Stroke Center Accreditation, ACC Chest Pain Center Accreditation and contracted inpatient dialysis services.

He was house supervisor at the Mobile Medical Infirmary in Mobile, Ala. from 2013-14 and was an Emergency Department nurse and house supervisor at Baptist Health Hardin from 2006-13.

Ogle is enrolled in the Doctor of Nursing Practice program at Western Kentucky University. He is a board member of the Kentucky Board of Nursing and chairs the KBN Practice Committee.