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
May 14, 2021
MED URO RN CONTRACT-FT-7A - (BAP0000002N) 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...
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL 36116
May 14, 2021
MED URO NIGHTSHIFT CHARGE RN - (20-6164-CN-021919) 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...
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL 36116
May 14, 2021
MED URO Nightshift RN-FT 7P - (20-6164-RN-052418) 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 policy and procedure for assigned unit (PALS, ACLS, etc.). Ability to observe, assesses, and record work, safety and...
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL 36116
May 14, 2021
Rad Tech I-Part Time-Days-Prattville Imaging Center - (24-7143-RTO-050519) 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 a variety of technical procedures applying ionizing radiation for detecting pathology.   Qualifications     High school graduate (or equivalent); Graduate of a School of Radiologic Technology. Active Radiography registry through the ARRT(R ) or currently registry eligible through the ARRT based on graduation and actively working to achieve the primary ARRT(R ) registry status within twelve months in this position. Must possess reasoning ability and good independent judgment. Must have the ability to work within rigid time constraints. Must remain aware of patient...
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL 36116
May 14, 2021
Per Diem
HIM Specialist - PRN Weekend - (20-8106-PRN-08012019) 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.  This position is responsible for receiving and reconciling records of discharged patients daily. This process is critical to ensure that all charts are received in a timely manner so that charts are available to end users in the EMR within 24-48 hours of discharge for ongoing patient care. This position is also responsible for gathering birth certificate information and chart prepping. Must exhibit good customer service, as the position requires dealing with patients on a daily basis.    Qualifications   High school graduate or equivalent required.  Two years' experience in a medical office preferred. HIS, telephone,...
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL 36116
May 14, 2021
Per Diem
CSS Tech PRN - (44-7075-CSS-061319) 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 decontamination, cleaning, assembling, wrapping and containerizing surgical instruments, supplies and equipment and their subsequent sterilization and sanitizing, through steam, gas, plasma or other required methods. Position involves two separate areas of Central sterile Services; Decontamination and Processing.   Qualifications   School diploma or equivalent required. Experience in medical supply, surgical instruments, and equipment preferred.Knowledge of communication skills, written and oral. Must have organizational, telephone and computer skills. Must be able to follow written, oral or electronic instructions.None...
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL 36116
May 14, 2021
Per Diem
CT Tech Inpatient - FT and PRN - (20-7131-CTT-110819) 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 a variety of technical procedures applying ionizing radiation for detecting pathology not limited to arteriogram, computerized tomography, etc.   Qualifications   High school graduate or equivalent required.   Graduate of a School of Radiologic Technology.  Active primary Radiography registry through the ARRT(R ) or NMTCB and actively working to achieve the primary ARRT(R ) (CT) or NMTCB (CT) registry status within twelve months of hire or required completion of three month training course and clinical hours provided by Baptist Health. Must possess reasoning and good independent judgment....
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL 36116
May 14, 2021
Cardiology RN FT Contract - (BAP00000037) 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...
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL 36116
May 14, 2021
Manager of Case Management-Full Time-Prattville Baptist Hospital - (24-8136-CMM-01312020) 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 and accountable for coordinating all aspects of performance improvement activities within the facility. Executes and coordinates all activities related to compliance with legal, licensure and accreditation requirements. Plans, administers and is accountable for achieving financial targets. Motivates personnel to meet behavior expectations. Oversees the medical staff quality component. System liaison for the coordination of risk management activities.   Qualifications   Position requires a Bachelor's Degree in Nursing with minimum of five years experience in health related...
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL 36116
May 14, 2021
CVT-Registerd - (20-7147-CVT-111919) 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 Cardiovascular Tech is responsible for working as a team member with other cardiac cath personnel, physicians, customers, and coworkers in providing technical expertise necessary to perform those procedures required in the cardiac cath unit. The maintenance of the cardiac cath unit, in all respects lies with each staff member. This person will be responsible for providing a safe and meaningful service to the patient and physician. To this end, they must be familiar with all the equipment involved in performing such duties, and able to operate such equipment efficiently and accurately. This position must have knowledge of cardiovascular...
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL 36116
May 14, 2021
PT Adolescent Psych RN - (20-6186-RN-P-12-5-19) 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...
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL 36116
May 14, 2021
Per Diem
CVSU RN PRN Days - (20-6154-RN-062519-3) 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...
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL 36116
May 14, 2021
Per Diem
MRI Technologist PRN - (21-7168-MRI-021220) 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 a variety of technical procedures applying the magnetic field for detecting pathology.   Qualifications   High school graduate or equivalent required; graduate of a School of Radiologic Technology. Must possess active primary Radiography registry through the ARRT(R ) or currently registry eligible through the ARRT based on graduation and actively working to achieve primary ARRT(R ) registry status within twelve months in position. Active post secondary registry in MR or actively working to collect clinical hours necessary to become registry eligible through the ARRT in MR.Must possess reasoning ability...
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL 36116
May 14, 2021
Per Diem
Medical Social Worker-PRN-Case Management Dept-Prattville Baptist - (24-8136-SW-022720) 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 professionals to facilitate efficient utilization of clinical resources, optimal clinical and continuing care as well as financial outcomes.    Intervenes with patients who have complex psychosocial needs, require assistance with eligibility determination for social programs and funding sources and qualify for community assistance from a variety of special funds and agencies.  In addition, offer crisis intervention to patients and families with psychosocial needs and...
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL 36116
May 14, 2021
Charge Nurse General Surgery-FT-7A - (20-6166-CN-022420) 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...
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL 36116
May 14, 2021
Per Diem
Medical Lab Tech PRN-Prattville Baptist - (24-7130-MLS-040120-2) 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. Provides timely and courteous service to patients, physicians, and hospital staff by performing laboratory analyses accurately and efficiently. Detects unusual conditions and assumes responsibility for problem solving. Supervises technicians, students, histology staff, phlebotomists, and clerical personnel as needed.   Qualifications   Bachelor of Science and clinical laboratory training culminating in national certification as defined by American Society of Clinical Pathologists (ASCP) Board of Registry.Ability to type. Ability to communicate effectively in person and on phone.MT(ASCP) or equivalent...
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL 36116
May 14, 2021
Per Diem
Operating Room Assistant 2 prn - (21-7075-ORA-012220) 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 Operating Room Assistant is responsible for transporting supplies, equipment, and patients, scrubbing on surgical cases for retraction purposes as assigned, providing technical support services for Surgery and Anesthesia, assisting with pulling cases, opening and setting up procedures, assisting with cleaning of OR rooms, and reprocessing sterile instruments. This employee is also responsible for assisting with maintenance of supplies, equipment, carts, and patient care. This employee may also assist the Circulating Nurse with delegated duties. Variable shifts, including weekends and call, may be required....
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL 36116
May 14, 2021
1 North Med/Surg Contract RN-Nights - (21-6001-RNN-42820) 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...
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL 36116
May 14, 2021
Per Diem
PACU RN PRN - (21-7076-RN-041020) 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 to...
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL 36116
May 14, 2021
OR RN Part-Time - (20-7075-RNPT-031020) 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. Additional specialty certification for assigned unit (PALS, ACLS, etc.). Ability to observe, assesses, and record work, safety and infection control standards. Ability to...