Baptist Health




 Baptist Health

Baptist Health is the largest healthcare system serving central Alabama. Baptist Medical Center South is a 454-licensed-bed regional acute care referral center and the tertiary care flagship facility for Baptist Health. Baptist Medical Center East is a 150-bed acute care hospital providing a broad range of healthcare services, specializing in obstetrics and women’s services. Prattville Baptist Hospital is an acute care, community hospital with 85 licensed beds, offering a full range of health services to residents of Autauga and Elmore counties. In addition to comprehensive hospital-based services, it also offers outpatient specialties such as diabetes, breast health, wound care, neurosciences, home health, hospice, sleep disorders, mental health, speech and hearing and physical rehabilitation.

Baptist Health serves nearly 70 percent of the residents in Montgomery, Autauga and Elmore counties. With more than 4,000 employees, Baptist Health is also central Alabama’s largest non-governmental employer. Baptist Health was recently named a Thomson Reuters Top 15 Health System, a distinction that recognizes the nation’s top 15 health systems for setting industry benchmarks for excellence across the healthcare spectrum. Baptist Health was the only system in Alabama to receive this prestigious recognition. For more information, visit www.baptistfirst.org.www.baptistfirst.org.


Awards

Baptist Health

2012 Thomson Reuters 15 Top Health Systems

This award recognizes the nation’s top 15 health systems for setting industry benchmarks for excellence across the healthcare spectrum. Impressively, Baptist Health was the only health system in Alabama to receive this prestigious recognition. Selection for the nation’s 15 Top Health Systems award is performance based and relies solely on unbiased statistical and clinical results. The 2012 study found that the top 15 health systems:

Saved more lives and caused significantly fewer patient complicationsFollowed industry-recommended standards of care more closelyRanked higher in patient safetyRelease patients half a day soonerScored significantly better on overall patient satisfactionProvide an overall superior level of clinical care with better patient outcomes

Top 100 Hospitals by Thomson Reuters (2011)

Baptist Health has been named in Thomson Reuters’ annual 100 Top Hospitals: Health System Benchmarks Study identifying the top U.S. health systems based on quality of care, efficiency and patient satisfaction.

Baptist Medical Center South

American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines -- Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award

The award recognizes Baptist Health’s commitment and success in implementing a higher standard of stroke care by ensuring that stroke patients receive treatment for at least 24 months according to nationally accepted standards and recommendations.

American Heart Association's Get With The Guidelines -- Gold Plus Heart Failure Quality Achievement Award

The recognition signifies that Baptist South has reached an aggressive goal of treating heart failure patients with 85 percent compliance for at least 24 months to core standard levels of care as outlined by the American Heart Association/American College of Cardiology secondary prevention guidelines for heart failure patients.

American Heart Association's Get With The Guidelines -- Silver Quality Achievement Award

The award recognizes Baptist South’s commitment and success in implementing a higher standard of stroke care by ensuring that stroke patients receive treatment according to nationally accepted standards and recommendations.

Blue Distinction Center for Cardiac Care by Blue Cross Blue Shield

This distinction was given after it was determined that Baptist Medical Center South met criteria for selection. Blue Distinction Centers for Cardiac Care provide a full range of cardiac services, including inpatient cardiac care, cardiac rehabilitation, cardiac catheterization, cardiac surgery, coronary artery bypass graft surgery and percutaneous coronary interventions. Facilities must also be fully accredited by The Joint Commission.

Blue Cross and Blue Shield created the nationwide Blue Distinction program with two goals in mind--first to engage consumers to make more informed healthcare choices and second to work with providers to improve quality outcomes and affordability.

Excellence in Vascular Surgery

Baptist Medical Center South has been named No. 1 in Alabama for vascular surgery and was ranked in the top 10 percent in the U.S.

Baptist Medical Center East

Top 100 Hospitals by Thomson Reuters (2012, 2010)

Baptist Medical Center East was named one of the 100 Top Hospitals by Thomson Reuters, a leading provider of information and solutions to improve the cost and quality of healthcare. The award recognizes hospitals that have achieved excellence in clinical outcomes, patient safety, patient satisfaction, financial performance and operational efficiency.

Baptist East was the only hospital in Alabama to receive this award in 2012.

Excellence in Patient Safety

Baptist Medical Center East is in the top 5 percent in the nation for patient safety.

2007 VHA Award

Baptist Medical Center East was a recipient of the 2007 VHA Leadership Award, which recognizes high-quality care that meets or exceeds national performance standards. Baptist Medical Center East was recognized for clinical excellence for implementation of Rapid Response Team improved outcomes.

Prattville Baptist Hospital

J.D. Power and Associates Distinguished Hospital Program

This distinction acknowledges a strong commitment by the hospital to provide “An Outstanding Inpatient Experience.” The distinction was determined by surveying recently discharged patients about their perceptions of their hospital visit and comparing the results to the national benchmarks established in the annual J.D. Power and Associates National Hospital Service Performance Study. The telephone-based research conducted among Prattville Baptist Hospital patients focused on five key areas of patient satisfaction with the patient’s overall experience. These areas of focus were speed and efficiency; dignity and respect; comfort; information and communication; and emotional support.

Employer of Choice

In October 2007, Prattville Baptist Hospital received the Employer of Choice® award.

The hospital met a number of criteria that evaluates the culture of the organization, leadership, care of people, growth and opportunity, human resource processes, job/role/process design and growing the next generation.

Get With The Guidelines-Stroke Gold Quality Achievement Award with Target: Stroke Honor Roll

Prattville Baptist Hospital has received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Gold Quality Achievement Award with Target: StrokeSM Honor Roll in 2015. The award recognizes the hospital’s commitment and success ensuring that stroke patients receive the most appropriate treatment according to nationally recognized, research-based guidelines based on the latest scientific evidence.

Baptist Health Montgomery, AL 36116
WBN FT Weekend Nights - (21-6180-RN-12022-1) Description   Baptist Health is the largest healthcare system serving central Alabama, providing comprehensive hospital-based and outpatient services to nearly 60 percent of the residents in Montgomery, Autauga and Elmore counties. To learn more about Baptist Health, visit us at https://www.baptistfirst.org. Responsible for general supervision and coordination of the activities of nursing personnel on days, evening, nights, and on weekends and holidays, in order to ensure quality and continuity of patient care; accepts and supports the philosophy, purpose and objectives of Baptist Health and the Department of Nursing.   Qualifications   Position requires successful passage of RN examination and a current AL nursing license. Bachelor?s Degree in Nursing preferred. BLS. Additional specialty certification per PandP for assigned unit (PALS, ACLS, etc.).Ability to observe, assesses, and record work, safety and infection control standards....
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Baptist Health Montgomery, AL 36116
Surgery Scrub Tech First Assist - (20-7075-FAST-030322) Description   Baptist Health is the largest healthcare system serving central Alabama, providing comprehensive hospital-based and outpatient services to nearly 60 percent of the residents in Montgomery, Autauga and Elmore counties. To learn more about Baptist Health, visit us at https://www.baptistfirst.org. The FA Surgical Technician is primarily responsible for scrubbing or first assisting on surgical procedures in all specialties performed in the area of Surgical Services. The FA practices an expanded role of the Surgical Technician, and will function under the supervision and direction of the RNFA and or the operating surgeon. When acting in the FA role, the FA will not concurrently function as the Scrub Tech. The FA is responsible for setting up assigned cases, maintaining a sterile field, counting appropriate items with circulating nurse used during surgical cases. This position requires an understanding of the...
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Full-time
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL 36116
Patient Care Technician FT 7p-7a - (20-6165-PCT7P-2122-2) Description   Baptist Health is the largest healthcare system serving central Alabama, providing comprehensive hospital-based and outpatient services to nearly 60 percent of the residents in Montgomery, Autauga and Elmore counties. To learn more about Baptist Health, visit us at https://www.baptistfirst.org. Serve as a supportive member of the patient care team who assist in routine and non complex aspects of patient care and other duties to support the operations of the unit. The PCT assists RNs, LPNs, and physicians in the patient care process.  The PCT II has completed the Independent phase or the career ladder process. The PCT III has completed the Advance phase of the career ladder process.   Qualifications   High School graduate or equivalent required. Graduate from a certified Nursing Assistant Program or a Health Occupations Program (HOSA) or completion of first clinical rotation as a Nurse Student (i.e....
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Full-time
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL 36116
ANESTHESIA TECHNICIAN - (20-7036-050222) Description   Baptist Health is the largest healthcare system serving central Alabama, providing comprehensive hospital-based and outpatient services to nearly 60 percent of the residents in Montgomery, Autauga and Elmore counties. To learn more about Baptist Health, visit us at https://www.baptistfirst.org. The anesthesia technician renders routine patient care procedures under the direct supervision of Anesthesia staff (MDA and CRNA) and is responsible for all the fluids and supplies needed for the care of patients as required for a general, epidural, spinal, or MAC anesthetics. He or she provides assistance with the induction of anesthesia in the OR suites; keeps all equipment clean, available, in working order and supplied for patients admitted to OR for anesthesia care.   Qualifications   High School Diploma or equivalent required. Completion of Nursing Assistant, Patient Care, ORA course preferred. Experience in hospital setting...
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Full-time
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL 36116
Anesthesia Tech - (20-7036-AT-042722) Description   Baptist Health is the largest healthcare system serving central Alabama, providing comprehensive hospital-based and outpatient services to nearly 60 percent of the residents in Montgomery, Autauga and Elmore counties. To learn more about Baptist Health, visit us at https://www.baptistfirst.org. The anesthesia technician renders routine patient care procedures under the direct supervision of Anesthesia staff (MDA and CRNA) and is responsible for all the fluids and supplies needed for the care of patients as required for a general, epidural, spinal, or MAC anesthetics. He or she provides assistance with the induction of anesthesia in the OR suites; keeps all equipment clean, available, in working order and supplied for patients admitted to OR for anesthesia care.   Qualifications   High School Diploma or equivalent required. Completion of Nursing Assistant, Patient Care, ORA course preferred. Experience in hospital setting...
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Full-time
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL 36116
RN Enterprise Float Internal Contract-Med Surg  - (29-6184-ERN-5112022) Description   Baptist Health is the largest healthcare system serving central Alabama, providing comprehensive hospital-based and outpatient services to nearly 60 percent of the residents in Montgomery, Autauga and Elmore counties. To learn more about Baptist Health, visit us at https://www.baptistfirst.org. Responsible for general supervision and coordination of the activities of nursing personnel on days, evening, nights, and on weekends and holidays, in order to ensure quality and continuity of patient care; accepts and supports the philosophy, purpose and objectives of Baptist Health and the Department of Nursing.   Qualifications   Position requires successful passage of RN examination and a current AL nursing license. Bachelors Degree in Nursing preferred. BLS. Additional specialty certification per PandP for assigned unit (PALS, ACLS, etc.).Ability to observe, assesses, and record work, safety and...
Employment Type (feed only):
Full-time
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL 36116
Cath Lab RN - FT  - (20-7147-RN-101620-1) Description   Baptist Health is the largest healthcare system serving central Alabama, providing comprehensive hospital-based and outpatient services to nearly 60 percent of the residents in Montgomery, Autauga and Elmore counties. To learn more about Baptist Health, visit us at https://www.baptistfirst.org. Responsible for general supervision and coordination of the activities of nursing personnel on days, evening, nights, and on weekends and holidays, in order to ensure quality and continuity of patient care; accepts and supports the philosophy, purpose and objectives of Baptist Health and the Department of Nursing.   Qualifications   Position requires successful passage of RN examination and a current AL nursing license. Bachelors Degree in Nursing preferred. BLS. Additional specialty certification  for assigned unit (PALS, ACLS, etc.).Ability to observe, assesses, and record work, safety and infection control standards. Ability to...
Employment Type (feed only):
Full-time
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL 36116
Endoscopy Tech Full Time - (21-7048-TECH-050522) Description   Baptist Health is the largest healthcare system serving central Alabama, providing comprehensive hospital-based and outpatient services to nearly 60 percent of the residents in Montgomery, Autauga and Elmore counties. To learn more about Baptist Health, visit us at https://www.baptistfirst.org. The Endoscopy Technician is primarily responsible for assisting with endoscopy procedures and scope care and handling. Functions as a member of the endoscopy team. Responsible for setting up and turning over assigned cases, and maintaining a sterile field, if required. This position requires an understanding of the principles of aseptic technique and sterilization. Performs a variety of tasks such as care of equipment and instruments, supplies, as well as stocking, cleaning, inventory, etc. The endoscopy technician must know policies and procedures pertaining to duties and be able to fulfill verbal and written instructions....
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Full-time
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL 36116
Cath Lab Coordinator FT - (20-7147-Coor-32222-1) Description   Baptist Health is the largest healthcare system serving central Alabama, providing comprehensive hospital-based and outpatient services to nearly 60 percent of the residents in Montgomery, Autauga and Elmore counties. To learn more about Baptist Health, visit us at https://www.baptistfirst.org. The Coordinator is responsible for facilitating, coordinating, and evaluating unit activities for the provision of quality patient care within the framework of the mission, values, and vision of Baptist Health. They are responsible to the Clinical Operations Manager and serves as a role model by providing direction in the application of quality improvement standards, and organizational and departmental goals and objectives in accordance with hospital policies and procedures. The primary role is to coordinate and facilitate the function of the Cath Lab.   Qualifications   High School graduate or equivalent required. BS...
Employment Type (feed only):
Full-time
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL 36116
RN FT 7A - ED - (20-6177-RN-011321-10) Description   Baptist Health is the largest healthcare system serving central Alabama, providing comprehensive hospital-based and outpatient services to nearly 60 percent of the residents in Montgomery, Autauga and Elmore counties. To learn more about Baptist Health, visit us at https://www.baptistfirst.org. Responsible for general supervision and coordination of the activities of nursing personnel on days, evening, nights, and on weekends and holidays, in order to ensure quality and continuity of patient care; accepts and supports the philosophy, purpose and objectives of Baptist Health and the Department of Nursing.   Qualifications   Position requires successful passage of RN examination and a current AL nursing license. Bachelor?s Degree in Nursing preferred. BLS. Additional specialty certification per PandP for assigned unit (PALS, ACLS, etc.).Ability to observe, assesses, and record work, safety and infection control standards. Ability...
Employment Type (feed only):
Full-time
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL 36116
ED RN FT 7p - (20-6177-RN-012722-1) Description   Baptist Health is the largest healthcare system serving central Alabama, providing comprehensive hospital-based and outpatient services to nearly 60 percent of the residents in Montgomery, Autauga and Elmore counties. To learn more about Baptist Health, visit us at https://www.baptistfirst.org. Responsible for general supervision and coordination of the activities of nursing personnel on days, evening, nights, and on weekends and holidays, in order to ensure quality and continuity of patient care; accepts and supports the philosophy, purpose and objectives of Baptist Health and the Department of Nursing.   Qualifications   Position requires successful passage of RN examination and a current AL nursing license. Bachelors Degree in Nursing preferred. BLS. Additional specialty certification for assigned unit (PALS, ACLS, etc.).Ability to observe, assesses, and record work, safety and infection control standards. Ability to work both...
Employment Type (feed only):
Full-time
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL 36116
Patient Registration Specialist part time - (21-8108-REG-042922-1) Description   Baptist Health is the largest healthcare system serving central Alabama, providing comprehensive hospital-based and outpatient services to nearly 60 percent of the residents in Montgomery, Autauga and Elmore counties. To learn more about Baptist Health, visit us at https://www.baptistfirst.org. Dependent upon assignment within the department, responsibilities may include preregistration, registration, payer identification and verification, referral to financial counseling, and point of service collections. Vital functions include: timely, accurate and complete data gathering and entry in the computer systems of patient demographic and benefit information, verification of benefits eligibility and limitations, coordination of benefits, determination and collection of patient?s financial responsibility at the point of service, and satisfaction of regulatory requirements, medical necessity determination,...
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Part-time
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL 36116
PBX Operator pRN - (21-8113-PBX-051222) Description   Baptist Health is the largest healthcare system serving central Alabama, providing comprehensive hospital-based and outpatient services to nearly 60 percent of the residents in Montgomery, Autauga and Elmore counties. To learn more about Baptist Health, visit us at https://www.baptistfirst.org. The operator should be able to answer the phone in a timely, courteous, and professional manner, and respond accordingly to any crisis situation. Must also be able to respond to Lifeline calls and take appropriate measures (at Lifeline base location only).   Qualifications   High school graduate or equivalent required.Must be able to sit for prolonged periods of time. Must be continuously alert and able to discern caller?s needs to take quick and correct action. Must speak with clear diction at all times and have a high level of hearing and visual acuity.None   Primary Location: Baptist Medical Center East Work Locations: Baptist...
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Per Diem
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL 36116
Charge Nurse PACU - (21-7076-CN-051622) Description   Baptist Health is the largest healthcare system serving central Alabama, providing comprehensive hospital-based and outpatient services to nearly 60 percent of the residents in Montgomery, Autauga and Elmore counties. To learn more about Baptist Health, visit us at https://www.baptistfirst.org. The Charge Nurse is responsible for facilitating, coordinating, and evaluating unit activities for the provision of quality patient care during the assigned shift within the framework of the mission, vision, and values of Baptist Health. The Charge Nurse is responsible to the Nurse Manager and Assistant Nurse Manager and serves as a mentor to the staff. The Charge Nurse demonstrates the consistent ability to act as a role model by providing direction in the application of the nursing process, quality improvement standards, and organizational and department goal and objectives in accordance with hospital policies and procedures....
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Full-time
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL 36116
Transport Associate - MCC - (20-8153-TA-050522) Description   Baptist Health is the largest healthcare system serving central Alabama, providing comprehensive hospital-based and outpatient services to nearly 60 percent of the residents in Montgomery, Autauga and Elmore counties. To learn more about Baptist Health, visit us at https://www.baptistfirst.org. The Transport Associate at Montgomery Cancer Center is responsible for the safe transport of individuals to and from areas throughout the facility. The Transport Associate will proactively engage at the point of facility entry as well as provide patient transportation to Carmichael Imaging, Montgomery Breast Center, Lab, Office Waiting, Exam Room, Treatment, and other support areas.    Qualifications   High school graduate or equivalent. Prefer previous customer service experience. Professional communication skills. Excellent customer service skills. Ability to work on feet for long periods of time in cold or hot weather...
Employment Type (feed only):
Part-time
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL 36116
Practice Manager II - Occupational Medicine - (26-6476-PM-051622) Description   Baptist Health is the largest healthcare system serving central Alabama, providing comprehensive hospital-based and outpatient services to nearly 60 percent of the residents in Montgomery, Autauga and Elmore counties. To learn more about Baptist Health, visit us at https://www.baptistfirst.org. Summary: The Physician Group Practice Manager II (PM II) manages the daily operations of a large BHPG clinic. The Manager is responsible for the clinic's operations, personnel management, staff training, ancillary services, financial management, purchasing and inventory, records management, quality improvement, corporate compliance, facility and equipment maintenance and clinic physician relations. The Manager has functional supervision of all front office and back office staff and displays a positive rapport and professionalism with all customers. He or She provides leadership and direction in all matters...
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Full-time
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL 36116
Medical Assistant - Family Residency  - (42-6424-MA-051222) Description   Baptist Health is the largest healthcare system serving central Alabama, providing comprehensive hospital-based and outpatient services to nearly 60 percent of the residents in Montgomery, Autauga and Elmore counties. To learn more about Baptist Health, visit us at https://www.baptistfirst.org. Medical Assistant should provide quality patient care in a prompt and professional manner; assists in delivery of patient education; responsible for communication of patient information to and from physician; assumes various job tasks as assigned. Responsible for direct, individualized, goal directed patient care under the supervision of Physician.    Qualifications   High School Graduate or equivalent required Medical training through a certificate program or at least 2 years experience as a medical assistant in a clinical setting, (Ex: clinical lab, physician's office, Emergency Medical Tech., etc.). Medical...
Employment Type (feed only):
Full-time
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL 36116
Cath Lab RN internal Contract FT - (20-7147-RN-050219) Description   Baptist Health is the largest healthcare system serving central Alabama, providing comprehensive hospital-based and outpatient services to nearly 60 percent of the residents in Montgomery, Autauga and Elmore counties. To learn more about Baptist Health, visit us at https://www.baptistfirst.org.  Responsible for general supervision and coordination of the activities of nursing personnel on days, evening, nights, and on weekends and holidays, in order to ensure quality and continuity of patient care; accepts and supports the philosophy, purpose and objectives of Baptist Health and the Department of Nursing.   Qualifications   Position requires successful passage of RN examination and a current AL nursing license. Bachelors Degree in Nursing preferred. BLS. Additional specialty certification  for assigned unit (PALS, ACLS, etc.).Ability to observe, assesses, and record work, safety and infection control...
Employment Type (feed only):
Full-time
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL 36116
Scheduler - MCC - (20-8165-TRS-051722) Description   Baptist Health is the largest healthcare system serving central Alabama, providing comprehensive hospital-based and outpatient services to nearly 60 percent of the residents in Montgomery, Autauga and Elmore counties. To learn more about Baptist Health, visit us at https://www.baptistfirst.org. The Scheduler at Montgomery Cancer Center is responsible for providing a variety of scheduling support services such as scheduling internal and external appointments, treatments, and referrals. Reviews treatment protocols to properly schedule and communicates directly with patients regarding their appointments.  Monday - Friday, no nights or holidays.   Qualifications   High School Diploma or equivalent. Minimum one year experience in a health care setting. Skilled in the use of computers, preferably in a PC, Windows based operating environment. Strong communication skills. Excellent customer service skills. Knowledgeable of basic...
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Full-time
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL 36116
Scrub Tech Surgery FT - (21-7075-ST-030422) Description   Baptist Health is the largest healthcare system serving central Alabama, providing comprehensive hospital-based and outpatient services to nearly 60 percent of the residents in Montgomery, Autauga and Elmore counties. To learn more about Baptist Health, visit us at https://www.baptistfirst.org. The Surgical Technician is primarily responsible for scrubbing on surgical procedures in all specialties performed in the area of Surgical Services. Functions as a member of the surgical team. Responsible for setting up assigned cases, maintaining a sterile field, counting appropriate items with circulating nurse used during surgical cases. This position requires an understanding of the principles of aseptic technique and sterilization. Performs a variety of tasks such as care of instruments, supplies, sutures, needles and basic equipment, as well as stocking, cleaning, inventory, etc. The surgical technician must know policies and...
Employment Type (feed only):
Full-time