Scott Wooten, FACHE
Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Scott Wooten joined Baptist Health in 2014 as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer.
Wooten is a senior healthcare executive with over 20 years of strategic and operational finance leadership. Prior to joining Baptist Health Wooten was Chief Financial Officer for eight years at Alegent Creighton Health, a 10-hospital system headquartered in Omaha, Neb. He also worked in several senior roles with Adventist Healthcare in Orlando, Ft. Worth, Texas, and their affiliate Kettering Healthcare in Dayton, Ohio during his 16-year tenure, serving the last four as senior vice president for finance and senior finance officer at Florida Hospital.
Wooten, a native Nebraskan, earned his bachelor’s degree in business administration from Union College in Lincoln, Neb., his master of business administration from the University of Dayton in Dayton, Ohio, and is a fellow in the American College of Healthcare Executives.
As part of his community involvement, Wooten recently served on multiple community boards including as board chair of Junior Achievement in Omaha, Neb.; board chair of Omaha Community Playhouse Foundation; and vice chair of finance for the American Red Cross Heartland Division.