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
Mar 04, 2021
Groundskeeper - (20-8105-GND-022521-1) 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. Maintains grounds of hospital to be clean and aesthetically pleasing. Work as liaison for Engineering, Security and contract grounds maintenance companies. Ensuring trash collection, flower planting, pressure washing and overall appearance of the exterior of the hospital is maintained.   Qualifications   High School graduate or equivalent preferred. At least 1 (one) year grounds maintenance experience preferred. Ability to work independently and follow through with routine assignments. Knowledge of minor grounds maintenance equipment. Ability to work both independently and in a team environment. Ability to foster a cooperative work...
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL 36116
Mar 04, 2021
Advanced Clinical Educator -Med.Surg BMCS - (29-8180-ACE-021921-1) 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 Advanced Clinical Educator is responsible for developing staff throughout Baptist Health by providing expertise as an Educator, Consultant, Facilitator, Change Agent, Leader and Researcher. The Advanced Clinical Educator supports the development of new and current staff, fosters empowerment and the development of knowledge through the use of evidence based practice, relationship based care, SMART principles and principles of adult learning. The Advanced Clinical Educator utilizes the Benner Model to move staff through the continuum from novice to expert. This occurs by facilitating the educational process...
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL 36116
Mar 04, 2021
Medical Assistant - OBGYN South - (26-6469-MA-022421) 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. Floater position will provide additional support to all clinics.   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,...
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL 36116
Mar 04, 2021
Per Diem
Case Manager-PRN-Prattville Baptist - (24-8136-CMPRN22521) 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. Coordinates care of an assigned caseload of patients through collaboration with physicians, nursing staff, and other health professional to facilitate efficient utilization of clinical resources and continuing care as well as financial outcomes,   Qualifications   Graduate of a School of Nursing RN license in the State of Alabama BSN preferred Case Manager certification strongly preferred Two years hospital RN experience required Previous experience in home care, reimbursement, or hospital insurance preferred Previous experience in inpatient hospital case management including utilization review (third party payor...
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL 36116
Mar 04, 2021
Patient Registration Specialist - Behavioral Health - (26-6472-PRS-010421) 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...
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL 36116
Mar 04, 2021
Patient Registration Specialist-Prattville Imaging Center - (24-7143-PRS-030121) 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...
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL 36116
Mar 04, 2021
Facility Access Screener - MCC - (20-8153-FAS-022621) 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 primary purpose of this position is to monitor and screen individuals for potential illness or exposure at facility entry points. The screener will serve as the first point of contact for both employees, patients, and guests and appropriately approve or deny access and provide redirection or instruction as applicable to the situation and as guided by clinical leadership.  The screener is based at Montgomery Cancer Center.  Great schedule, day shift, Monday - Friday.    Qualifications   High school graduate or equivalent. Excellent customer service skills. Professional communication skills. Ability to stand for long...
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL 36116
Mar 04, 2021
Facility Access Screenner  - (20-8149-FAS-03012021) 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 primary purpose of this position is to monitor and screen all individuals for potential illness or exposure at facility entry points. The monitor/screener will serve as the first point of contact for both employees and patients, appropriately approve or deny access and provide redirection or instruction as applicable to the situation and as guided by clinical leadership. - Explain screening procedures to team members/visitors to obtain cooperation and reduce anxiety. - Monitor team member/visitor temperature based on hospital guidelines and notifies the command center when appropriate for health and safety of patients...
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL 36116
Mar 04, 2021
Secretary II - RADIOLOGY - (20-7131-sec-021721) 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 Secretary II is primarily responsible for assisting the Nurse Managers by performing clerical and minor executive duties. This person demonstrates knowledge and understanding of organizational skills, clerical skills, and interpersonal skills. He/she is responsible for maintaining accounting, supply levels, and reports for the Nursing Department.   Qualifications   Education / Experience: High School Diploma or Equivalency. Business School Graduate preferred. Three years or greater hospital experience required. Two or more years clerical experience required. Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: Medical Terminology Typing...
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL 36116
Mar 04, 2021
Unit Clerk 7A - (20-6165-UC-121820-1) 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 unit clerk is responsible for facilitating the efficient operation of the health care unit through demonstration of consistent organizational and communication skills. The unit clerk assists RNs, LPNs, PCTs, and physicians in the patient care process.   Qualifications   High School graduate or equivalent required. Prefer at least 6 months of hospital experience. Knowledge of medical terminology and computer experience. Strong communication and customer relation skills.   Primary Location: Baptist Medical Center South Work Locations: Baptist Medical Center South 2105 E South Blvd ZIP Code 36116 Montgomery  Job: UNIT CLERK...
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL 36116
Mar 04, 2021
LDR Part Time RN - (20-7079-RN-011421) 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 infection control standards. Ability...
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL 36116
Mar 04, 2021
PCT 7P - NEURO - (20-6152-PCT-120720) 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. completion of Nursing...
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL 36116
Mar 04, 2021
Business Intelligence Analyst - (29-8206-BIA-20121) 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 Business Intelligence Analyst will be a member of the Enterprise Analytics team and be responsible for the design, implementation and maintenance of self service business intelligence portals, dashboards, and other associated reporting platforms. This person is responsible for implementing and maintaining reporting and business intelligence solutions to support all necessary divisions of Baptist Health. The Analyst uses Baptist Health Data Management Principles to guide the work and coordinates activities among stakeholders across Baptist Health to understand data definitions, data needs, and gaps. The analyst must be...
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL 36116
Mar 04, 2021
HR Recruitment Assistant III - (29-8111-HRA-3121) 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: Provides general clerical support for the recruitment area. Answers questions related to policies, open positions, and benefits package; keeps numerous reports updated and distributes frequently; processes applicant background checks. Assists in maintaining the Applicant Tracking System and is responsible for all new hire data entry in the Human Resources Information System. Assists with the coordination of pre employment processes, and orientation for new hires; provides input on recruitment and retention issues; and answers employees and managers questions regarding policies and procedures.   Qualifications   High...
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL 36116
Mar 04, 2021
Per Diem
ECHO Tech - MCC - (20-7154-ECHO-030121) 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 ECHO Tech based at Montgomery Cancer Center's Carmichael Imaging is responsible for performing all cardiac procedures by applying ultra-sonic waves for detecting pathology. Schedule is PRN, no weekends or nights.   Qualifications   High school graduate or equivalent required. Graduate of a School of Diagnostic Ultrasound. Registered ARDMS(RDCS)  and CCI. Previous ECHO experience preferred. Professional communication skills. Excellent customer service skills.   Primary Location: Montgomery Cancer Center Work Locations: Montgomery Cancer Center 4145 Carmichael Rd ZIP Code 36106 Montgomery  Job: ECHO TECH,REG-INPATIENT Organization:...
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL 36116
Mar 02, 2021
Per Diem
Student Ultrasonographer - (21-7131-US-022521) 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 Student Ultrasonographer works with a registered ultrasonographer to complete ultrasound exams. The student prepares patients for exams, screens patients for procedures, transports patients, completes exam worksheets, stocks and prepares exam rooms; assist in the performance of ultrasound exams. Assist the registered sonographer in the completion of exams and procedures and works under the supervision of registered ultrasonographer to complete quality and professional ultrasound exams.   Qualifications   Sonographic Principles and Instrumentation for ARDMS (American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography) High school...
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL 36116
Mar 02, 2021
PCT staffing office FT - (21-6179-PCT-022421-1) 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. 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, LPN?s 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. completion of ?Nursing...
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL 36116
Mar 02, 2021
Per Diem
Unit Clerk PRN One East - (21-6005-UC-021721-1) 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 unit clerk is responsible for facilitating the efficient operation of the health care unit through demonstration of consistent organizational and communication skills. The unit clerk assists RNs, LPNs, PCTs, and physicians in the patient care process.   Qualifications   High School graduate or equivalent required. Prefer at least 6 months of hospital experience.Knowledge of medical terminology and computer experience. Strong communication and customer relation skills.None   Primary Location: Baptist Medical Center East Work Locations: Baptist Medical Center East 400 Taylor Rd ZIP Code 36117 Montgomery  Job: UNIT CLERK...
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL 36116
Mar 02, 2021
Revenue Integrity Analyst - CBO Billing - (29-8164-RIA-022521) 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 Revenue Integrity Analyst is responsible for providing support to ensure billing compliance related to coding and revenue integrity throughout the Baptist facilities. Manages audits to ensure that billing is in compliance with coding and documentation rules and regulations. Works in conjunction with HIM to provide education to the CBO managers, staff and ancillary departments under the direct supervision of the Senior Revenue Integrity Coordinator. Assists with the development of appropriate standardized billing workflows, provide input into related policies and procedures, helps develop system builds and is a...