Forrest Health

Forrest Health
6051 Hwy 49
Hattiesburg, MS 39401
Opened:
1952
Phone:
(601) 288-7000
Fax:
(601) 288-7000
Web:
forrestgeneral.com

Description

The Forrest Health system is a partnership of healthcare organizations formed to increase access to quality health care in south Mississippi.

Forrest General Hospital consists of 512-inpatient beds with a 400-bed general medical/surgical facility; Pine Grove Behavioral Health and Addiction Services, an 88-bed chemical dependency and psychiatric unit; and Rehab Resource, a 24-bed rehabilitation unit. In addition, the hospital includes Forrest General's Home Care and Hospice, LiveWell Center, Cancer Center, and Wound Healing Center. Forrest General also provides all-levels of care for critical access care hospitals in the 19-county service area, including Covington County Hospital, Greene County Hospital, Hancock Medical Center, Jefferson Davis Community Hospital, Perry County General Hospital, Stone County Hospital, Inc., and Walthall General Hospital.

Awards

Heathcare's Most Wired 

The Most Wired Survey and Benchmarking Study recognizes hospitals and health systems for excellence in IT, based on the organization’s achievements within an analytic structure. Hospitals are stratified based on progress in adoption, implementation, and use of information technology in four areas:

  • Infrastructure
  • Business and Administrative Management
  • Clinical Quality and Safety (Hospital Inpatient/Outpatient)
  • Clinical Integration (Ambulatory/Physician/Community)

    Read more about Healthcare's Most Wired

HSP Overall Medical Care

CareChex Medical Excellence

  • Top 10 % in the Nation, Overall Medical Care
  • Top 10% in the Nation, Spinal Surgery
  • Top 10% in the Nation, Spinal Fusion
  • Top 10% in the Nation, Pulmonary Care
  • Top 10% in the Nation, Pneumonia Care
  • Top 10% in the Nation, Stroke Care

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Carechex Top 100 Hospital CareChex Patient Safety 

  • Top 100 in the Nation for Overall Medical Care
  • Number 1 in the State, Major Cardiac Surgery
  • Number 1 in the State, Hip Fracture Repair
  • Top 10% in the Nation, Stroke Care
  • Top 10% in the Nation, Gall Bladder Removal
  • Top 10% in the Nation, Trauma Care
  • Top 10% in the Nation, Pulmonary Care
  • Top 10% in the Nation, Neurological Care
  • Top 100 in the Nation, Stroke Care

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Action Registry 2018

American College of Cardiology's NCDR ACTION Registry—GWTG Platinum Performance Achievement Award

Recognizes Forrest General’s commitment and success in implementing a higher standard of care for heart attack patients. Read more

2018 Get With Guidelines

2018 Get With The Guidelines Stroke Gold Plus Award and Target: Stroke Honor Roll

The award recognizes the hospital’s commitment to providing the most appropriate and highest quality stroke treatment according to nationally recognized, research-based guidelines based on the latest scientific evidence. Read More

2017 Get With Guidelines Stroke

2017 Get With The Guidelines-Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award with Target: Stroke Honor Roll


American Heart Association Award recognizes Forrest General’s commitment to quality stroke care. The award recognizes the hospital’s commitment to providing the most appropriate stroke treatment according to nationally recognized, research-based guidelines based on the latest scientific evidence. Read More

 

 

 

Attractions

For community information please visit:

Hattiesburg - www.visithattie.com

Picayune - www.picayune.ms.us

Title Location Posted
03.15.2019
The Advanced Acute Care Tech performs under the direct supervision of the RN and is delegated an assignment to achieve quality patient care. He/She is involved in the implementation phase of the nursing process and is organizationally...
04.22.2019
The Acute Care Technician performs under the direct supervision of the RN and is delegated tasks to achieve quality patient care. He/she is involved in the implementation phase of the nursing process and is organizationally accountable to the...
03.12.2019
The Acute Care Technician performs under the direct supervision of the RN/LPN and is delegated tasks to achieve quality patient care. He/she is involved in the implementation phase of the nursing process and is organizationally accountable to...
04.10.2019
The Acute Care Technician performs under the direct supervision of the RN/LPN and is delegated tasks to achieve quality patient care. He/she is involved in the implementation phase of the nursing process and is organizationally accountable to...
04.08.2019
The Acute Care Technician performs under the direct supervision of the RN and is delegated tasks to achieve quality patient care. He/she is involved in the implementation phase of the nursing process and is responsible to the Patient Care...
03.14.2019
The Advanced Acute Care Tech performs under the direct supervision of the RN and is delegated an assignment to achieve quality patient care. He/She is involved in the implementation phase of the nursing process and is organizationally...
02.28.2019
The Advanced Acute Care Tech performs under the direct supervision of the RN and is delegated an assignment to achieve quality patient care. He/She is involved in the implementation phase of the nursing process and is organizationally...
11.14.2018
The Advanced Acute Care Tech performs under the direct supervision of the RN and is delegated an assignment to achieve quality patient care. He/She is involved in the implementation phase of the nursing process and is organizationally...
02.22.2019
The Advanced Acute Care Tech performs under the direct supervision of the RN and is delegated an assignment to achieve quality patient care. He/She is involved in the implementation phase of the nursing process and is organizationally...
08.28.2018
Case Manager plans, coordinates, develops, evaluates, and monitors the care of assigned group of patients to achieve quality cost effective patient outcomes. Works collaboratively with interdisciplinary teams to identify services required to meet...
03.08.2018
Reports directly to the CT Supervisor. Performs patient examinations and related activities; performs patient exams in accordance with established protocols, demonstrates knowledge of digital environment; reviews images prior to archiving to...
02.07.2019
Under general direction of the Director and direct supervision of the PCC, perform patient examinations and related activities. Perform patient exams in accordance with established protocols. Assist the clinicians during a procedure. Circulates...
03.04.2019
Performs specific functions in processing, sterilizing, and issuing supplies used in patient care by surgery, maternity services, out-patient facility, and other departments. She/he is supervised by the Central Sterile Processing Supervisor who...
03.07.2019
The C.N.A. is under the direct supervision of the RN/LPN and is delegated assignments by the RN/LPN to achieve quality Resident care. The C.N.A. is organizationally accountable to the Director of Nursing. The C.N.A. is responsible for assisting...
03.05.2019
Participates in total direct patient care in a team approach. The clinical assistant must have the ability to work therapeutically in a community of emotionally and/or chemical dependent patients. Primary responsibility including basic patient...
03.11.2019
Under the direction of the production food service supervisor and manager, prepares food using standardized recipes and production guides. Assures timeliness and quality of assigned menu items. Provides preparation, service, and clean up of...
02.18.2019
Under the direction of the F&N Supervisor, Team Leader, F&N Coordinator and/or Director. The Dietetic Aide performs a variety of patient foodservice and dishroom duties which include, transporting food carts to and from nursing units,...
08.01.2018
Under the direction of the F&N Supervisor, Team Leader, F&N Coordinator and/or Director. The Dietetic Aide performs a variety of patient foodservice and dishroom duties which include, transporting food carts to and from nursing units,...
09.14.2018
Under the direction of the F&N Supervisor, Team Leader, F&N Coordinator and/or Director. The Dietetic Aide performs a variety of patient foodservice and dishroom duties which include, transporting food carts to and from nursing units,...
02.04.2019
Under the direction of the F&N Supervisor, Team Leader, F&N Coordinator and/or Director. The Dietetic Aide performs a variety of patient foodservice and dishroom duties which include, transporting food carts to and from nursing units,...
10.30.2018
Under the direction of the F&N Supervisor, Team Leader, F&N Coordinator and/or Director. The Dietetic Aide performs a variety of patient foodservice and dishroom duties which include, transporting food carts to and from nursing units,...
04.18.2019
Under direct supervision of the modality supervisor, performs patient examinations and related activities; performs patient exams in accordance with established protocols, demonstrates knowledge of digital environment; reviews images prior to...
03.28.2019
Performs patient examinations and related activities; performs patient exams in accordance with established protocols, demonstrates knowledge of digital environment; reviews images prior to archiving to PACS and for submission to radiologists...
04.09.2019
The ED Technician assists the professional nursing staff by performing specific functions relating to patient care in the Emergency Department. The ED Tech works under the direct supervision of the RN and is accountable to the Patient Care...
03.25.2019
Perform cleaning and trash removal functions, carpet and hard surface maintenance, in all areas of the hospital on a routine and project basis. Will maintain equipment in clean working condition, demonstrate knowledge of proper use of...
  1. ACAD NURSE EXTN Prentiss, MS
    The Advanced Acute Care Tech performs under the direct supervision of the RN and is delegated an assignment to achieve quality patient care. He/She is involved in the implementation phase of the nursing process and is organizationally...
  2. ACUTE CARE TECH Hattiesburg, MS
    The Acute Care Technician performs under the direct supervision of the RN and is delegated tasks to achieve quality patient care. He/she is involved in the implementation phase of the nursing process and is organizationally accountable to the...
  3. ACUTE CARE TECH Picayune, MS
    The Acute Care Technician performs under the direct supervision of the RN/LPN and is delegated tasks to achieve quality patient care. He/she is involved in the implementation phase of the nursing process and is organizationally accountable to...
  4. ACUTE CARE TECH Picayune, MS
    The Acute Care Technician performs under the direct supervision of the RN/LPN and is delegated tasks to achieve quality patient care. He/she is involved in the implementation phase of the nursing process and is organizationally accountable to...
  5. ACUTE CARE TECH Hattiesburg, MS
    The Acute Care Technician performs under the direct supervision of the RN and is delegated tasks to achieve quality patient care. He/she is involved in the implementation phase of the nursing process and is responsible to the Patient Care...
  6. ADV CARE TECH Columbia, MS
    The Advanced Acute Care Tech performs under the direct supervision of the RN and is delegated an assignment to achieve quality patient care. He/She is involved in the implementation phase of the nursing process and is organizationally...
  7. ADV CARE TECH Hattiesburg, MS
    The Advanced Acute Care Tech performs under the direct supervision of the RN and is delegated an assignment to achieve quality patient care. He/She is involved in the implementation phase of the nursing process and is organizationally...
  8. ADV CARE TECH Picayune, MS
    The Advanced Acute Care Tech performs under the direct supervision of the RN and is delegated an assignment to achieve quality patient care. He/She is involved in the implementation phase of the nursing process and is organizationally...
  9. ADV CARE TECH Hattiesburg, MS
    The Advanced Acute Care Tech performs under the direct supervision of the RN and is delegated an assignment to achieve quality patient care. He/She is involved in the implementation phase of the nursing process and is organizationally...
  10. CASE MANAGER Hattiesburg, MS
    Case Manager plans, coordinates, develops, evaluates, and monitors the care of assigned group of patients to achieve quality cost effective patient outcomes. Works collaboratively with interdisciplinary teams to identify services required to meet...
  11. CAT SCAN TECH Hattiesburg, MS
    Reports directly to the CT Supervisor. Performs patient examinations and related activities; performs patient exams in accordance with established protocols, demonstrates knowledge of digital environment; reviews images prior to archiving to...
  12. CCL-RAD TECH Hattiesburg, MS
    Under general direction of the Director and direct supervision of the PCC, perform patient examinations and related activities. Perform patient exams in accordance with established protocols. Assist the clinicians during a procedure. Circulates...
  13. CENT STER TECH Hattiesburg, MS
    Performs specific functions in processing, sterilizing, and issuing supplies used in patient care by surgery, maternity services, out-patient facility, and other departments. She/he is supervised by the Central Sterile Processing Supervisor who...
  14. CERT NSG ASST Prentiss, MS
    The C.N.A. is under the direct supervision of the RN/LPN and is delegated assignments by the RN/LPN to achieve quality Resident care. The C.N.A. is organizationally accountable to the Director of Nursing. The C.N.A. is responsible for assisting...
  15. CLINICAL ASSISTANT-PINE GROVE-CHILD & ADOLESCENT Hattiesburg, MS
    Participates in total direct patient care in a team approach. The clinical assistant must have the ability to work therapeutically in a community of emotionally and/or chemical dependent patients. Primary responsibility including basic patient...
  16. COOK Hattiesburg, MS
    Under the direction of the production food service supervisor and manager, prepares food using standardized recipes and production guides. Assures timeliness and quality of assigned menu items. Provides preparation, service, and clean up of...
  17. DIETETIC AIDE Hattiesburg, MS
    Under the direction of the F&N Supervisor, Team Leader, F&N Coordinator and/or Director. The Dietetic Aide performs a variety of patient foodservice and dishroom duties which include, transporting food carts to and from nursing units,...
  18. DIETETIC AIDE Hattiesburg, MS
    Under the direction of the F&N Supervisor, Team Leader, F&N Coordinator and/or Director. The Dietetic Aide performs a variety of patient foodservice and dishroom duties which include, transporting food carts to and from nursing units,...
  19. DIETETIC AIDE Hattiesburg, MS
    Under the direction of the F&N Supervisor, Team Leader, F&N Coordinator and/or Director. The Dietetic Aide performs a variety of patient foodservice and dishroom duties which include, transporting food carts to and from nursing units,...
  20. DIETETIC AIDE Hattiesburg, MS
    Under the direction of the F&N Supervisor, Team Leader, F&N Coordinator and/or Director. The Dietetic Aide performs a variety of patient foodservice and dishroom duties which include, transporting food carts to and from nursing units,...
  21. DIETETIC AIDE Hattiesburg, MS
    Under the direction of the F&N Supervisor, Team Leader, F&N Coordinator and/or Director. The Dietetic Aide performs a variety of patient foodservice and dishroom duties which include, transporting food carts to and from nursing units,...
  22. DX TECH Picayune, MS
    Under direct supervision of the modality supervisor, performs patient examinations and related activities; performs patient exams in accordance with established protocols, demonstrates knowledge of digital environment; reviews images prior to...
  23. DX TECH Hattiesburg, MS
    Performs patient examinations and related activities; performs patient exams in accordance with established protocols, demonstrates knowledge of digital environment; reviews images prior to archiving to PACS and for submission to radiologists...
  24. E D TECH-ADV Hattiesburg, MS
    The ED Technician assists the professional nursing staff by performing specific functions relating to patient care in the Emergency Department. The ED Tech works under the direct supervision of the RN and is accountable to the Patient Care...
  25. ENVIR TECH Columbia, MS
    Perform cleaning and trash removal functions, carpet and hard surface maintenance, in all areas of the hospital on a routine and project basis. Will maintain equipment in clean working condition, demonstrate knowledge of proper use of...