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
LPN PRN Nights- East Float Pool - (21-6179-LPNN-93022) 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 direct, individualized, goal directed, and effective patient care under the supervision of the Registered Nurse. Care is provided as outlined in the Nursing Care Plan in accordance with Standards of Practice and Baptist Health policies and procedures; including administration of medications and reporting of patient symptoms and conditions to the Registered Nurse. This position is also responsible for the provision of quality patient care within the framework of the mission, vision, and values of Baptist Health.   Qualifications   Position requires successful passage of LPN examination and current Alabama...
Nursing
Employment Type:
Per Diem
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL 36116
Vascular Access RN FT - (20-6191-08152022-02) 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...
Nursing
Employment Type:
Full-time
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL 36116
General Surgery RN Internal Contract - (20-6166-RNC-9292021) 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...
Nursing Physician & Surgeon
Employment Type:
Full-time
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL 36116
General Surgery Weekend RN FT 7P  - (20-6166-RN-012221) 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...
Nursing Physician & Surgeon
Employment Type:
Full-time
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL 36116
General Surgery RN 7A - (20-6166-RN-100721) 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...
Nursing Physician & Surgeon
Employment Type:
Full-time
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL 36116
Medical Assistant - OBGYN Central  - (26-6470-MAI-082522) 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...
Assistant/Support
Employment Type:
Full-time
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL 36116
Clinic Scheduler - ENT Clinic - (26-6483-CS-09132022) 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 clinic scheduler is responsible for assisting the provider with the maintenance and scheduling of patient testing and procedures, as well as, providing referrals to specialists. They will use the EMR program to document, will reschedule as needed, and will provide clerical assistance as needed to provider.   Qualifications   High school graduate or equivalent. Physician office experience preferred. Working knowledge of PC applications, Word, Excel, etc. This position requires knowledge of hospital and department policies and procedures. Must be able to maintain positive public relations image in all medical staff and...
Administration/Operations
Employment Type:
Full-time
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL 36116
RN - Infusion MCC - (20-7150-RN-092022) 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 Infusion RN is based at Montgomery Cancer Center. This nurse is responsible for medication administration, patient assessment, education and EMR charting.  Great schedule (day shift only) and excellent work environment.    Qualifications   Current Alabama or Multi-State RN license. Bachelor's Degree in nursing preferred. Prefer at least one year of critical care or oncology experience. Chemotherapy and Biotherapy certification required within six (6) months of employment start date. BLS and ACLS certification preferred upon employment, will be required within 6 months of employment . Ability to observe, assess, and record work,...
Nursing
Employment Type:
Full-time
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL 36116
Internal Contract RRT - (21-7133-IC-92722) 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. Performs duties involved with the treatment, management control, and diagnostic evaluation and care of patients with deficiencies and /or abnormalities within the Pulmonary system.   Qualifications   Current license from the Alabama State Board of Respiratory Therapy. Registered or Certified Respiratory Therapist through the National Board for Respiratory Care. If credentialed after 2002, must maintain active membership status for credentials issued by the National Board for Respiratory Care. BCLS certification required. ACLS, and PALS are preferred. NRP certification for those qualified to work in the NICU. Must possess excellent...
Employment Type:
Full-time
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL 36116
Pharmacy Tech - (21-7132-CPHT-091922) 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. Pharmacy technicians are responsible for performing most of the technical functions involved in the medication use process, assisting the pharmacist in the preparation and compounding of pharmaceutical products, assessing inventory of pharmacy products, and resolving problems with insurance claims as they arise during the dispensing function, as applicable to location. Cross training in one key functional area [examples provided in Technician Career Ladder].   Qualifications   High school graduate or equivalent required. Must be licensed as a technician or intern with the Alabama Board of Pharmacy.1) Ability to maintain a professional and...
Pharmacy
Employment Type:
Full-time
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL 36116
Cardiology LPN FT 7A - (20-6162-1656-926-1) 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 direct, individualized, goal directed, and effective patient care under the supervision of the Registered Nurse. Care is provided as outlined in the Nursing Care Plan in accordance with Standards of Practice and Baptist Health policies and procedures; including administration of medications and reporting of patient symptoms and conditions to the Registered Nurse. This position is also responsible for the provision of quality patient care within the framework of the mission, vision, and values of Baptist Health.   Qualifications   Position requires successful passage of LPN examination and current Alabama LPN...
Nursing
Employment Type:
Full-time
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL 36116
Women Services PCT full time nights - (21-6002-PCT-091322) 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...
Employment Type:
Full-time
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL 36116
Sales Associate - PRN - (20-8128-SA-092022) 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. Perform a variety of clerical and customer service tasks in support of the day to day operations of the retail pharmacy   Qualifications   High school graduate or equivalent preferred. 6 months as a cashier in retail setting preferred. Positive attitude, outgoing and enjoys interacting with public, good manners and customer service skills. Must be flexible and willing to work in any area of need within department (off campus deliveries, unloading trucks, and errands inside hospital) as needed.   Primary Location: Baptist Medical Center South Work Locations: Baptist Medical Center South 2105 E South Blvd ZIP Code 36116 Montgomery...
Education
Employment Type:
Per Diem
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL 36116
Post Surgical Med Surg RN Night Internal Contract $55 - (21-6001-RNN-9222-2) 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. 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...
Nursing
Employment Type:
Full-time
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL 36116
RN full time day shift Internal Contract $55 - (21-6005-RN-02082022) 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...
Nursing
Employment Type:
Full-time
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL 36116
RN FT days- Post-Surgical MS Unit Internal Contract - (21-6001-RNN-62921-1) 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...
Nursing
Employment Type:
Full-time
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL 36116
BMC South LPN Full Time - days and nights - (BAP0000005G) Description   Responsible for direct, individualized, goal-directed, and effective patient care under the supervision of the Registered Nurse.  Care is provided as outlined in the Nursing Care Plan in accordance with Standards of Practice and Baptist Health policies and procedures; including administration of medications and reporting of patient symptoms and conditions to the Registered Nurse.  This position is also responsible for the provision of quality patient care within the framework of the mission, vision, and values of Baptist Health.   Qualifications   Education / Experience: Completion of an accredited LPN course. License / Certification:  Valid Alabama LPN licensure. BLS required. Additional specialty certification per policy and procedures for assigned unit    Primary Location: Baptist Medical Center South Work Locations: Baptist Medical Center South 2105 E South Blvd ZIP Code 36116 Montgomery  Job: LPN...
Nursing
Employment Type:
Full-time
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL 36116
Patient Registration Specialist - (24-7143-PRS-92722) 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, Medicare...
Administration/Operations
Employment Type:
Full-time
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL 36116
Patient Registration Specialist - OBGYN Central  - (26-6470-PRS-092322) 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...
Administration/Operations
Employment Type:
Full-time
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL 36116
Ambulatory Clinical Informatics Specialist - (26-8130-CIS-092122) 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 Ambulatory Clinical Informatics Specialist is responsible to collaborate with ambulatory clinic staff, as well as IT to develop IT system efficacy. The Ambulatory CI Specialist will provide initial clinical application training to new staff, as well as continuing education or training and support. The CI specialist will work to resolve problems quickly and efficiently in collaboration with IT clinical analysts while utilizing the change management process. CI specialists will act as a resource and liaison at ambulatory staff meetings throughout the healthcare system. The Ambulatory CI Specialist will also...
Assistant/Support
Employment Type:
Full-time