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
05.02.2019
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...
06.10.2019
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...
05.24.2019
The incumbent must be knowledgeable in Rehabilitation Admission Criteria per CMS Guidelines and also knowledgeable in the Pre-Admission Screening process. They shall also demonstrate accountability for and contribution to program development,...
06.05.2019
Under the direction of the Director of Food and Nutrition Services provides administrative support for departmental systems and operations. Performs secretarial and general office duties. Generates standardized reports. Types policies, surveys,...
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...
06.03.2019
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...
05.30.2019
Prepares the service stations for operation; prepares some limited food items; attractively displays product selections, serves guests courteously, practices portion control, and provides expeditious service. Sets up and serves catered events as...
05.30.2019
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...
05.14.2019
Assists in the construction and remodeling of hospital structures using basic and complex carpentry skills. Read blueprints and shop drawings, supervises helpers as assigned, demonstrates a good knowledge of building systems and procedures and...
05.09.2019
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...
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...
05.31.2019
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...
05.31.2019
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...
05.22.2019
Performs final, ICD-10-CM diagnosis coding and ICD-10-PCS on Inpatient, Ambulatory Surgery, Observation, Emergency Service and Outpatient records (includes lab, radiology, radiation oncology, peripheral vascular radiology, endoscopy, cardiac cath...
06.04.2019
A member of patient care team within the Department of Hospice and directly accountable to Hospice Assistant Director. The position requires that the individual assist the professional nursing staff by performing specific nurse aide functions...
05.03.2019
The Charge Nurse is a registered nurse that is supportive to the nursing staff, while also is assigned and manages a limited number of patients. Coordination of care is accomplished through collaboration with the staff to ensure the deliverance...
05.28.2019
The Charge Nurse is a registered nurse that is supportive to the nursing staff, while also is assigned and manages a limited number of patients. Coordination of care is accomplished through collaboration with the staff to ensure the deliverance...
05.20.2019
The Charge Nurse is a registered nurse that is supportive to the nursing staff, while also is assigned and manages a limited number of patients. Coordination of care is accomplished through collaboration with the staff to ensure the deliverance...
06.11.2019
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...
06.12.2019
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...
06.12.2019
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...
06.12.2019
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...
05.28.2019
The Denials Management Coordinator serves as a daily liaison between case management, medical records, billing, medical staff, etc. relating to revenue recovery. Major Position Responsibilities: Performs retrospective medical record chart review...
  1. ACUTE CARE TECH Medical, Surgical, 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...
  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. ADM COORD-RHB Hattiesburg, MS
    The incumbent must be knowledgeable in Rehabilitation Admission Criteria per CMS Guidelines and also knowledgeable in the Pre-Admission Screening process. They shall also demonstrate accountability for and contribution to program development,...
  4. ADMIN ASST Prentiss, MS
    Under the direction of the Director of Food and Nutrition Services provides administrative support for departmental systems and operations. Performs secretarial and general office duties. Generates standardized reports. Types policies, surveys,...
  5. 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...
  6. Advanced Care Tech Nursing Students 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...
  7. CAFE HOST-S Hattiesburg, MS
    Prepares the service stations for operation; prepares some limited food items; attractively displays product selections, serves guests courteously, practices portion control, and provides expeditious service. Sets up and serves catered events as...
  8. CARDIAC CATH LAB-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...
  9. CARPENTER Hattiesburg, MS
    Assists in the construction and remodeling of hospital structures using basic and complex carpentry skills. Read blueprints and shop drawings, supervises helpers as assigned, demonstrates a good knowledge of building systems and procedures and...
  10. 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...
  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. 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...
  13. 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...
  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. CERTIFIED CODER Hattiesburg, MS
    Performs final, ICD-10-CM diagnosis coding and ICD-10-PCS on Inpatient, Ambulatory Surgery, Observation, Emergency Service and Outpatient records (includes lab, radiology, radiation oncology, peripheral vascular radiology, endoscopy, cardiac cath...
  16. CERTIFIED NURSING ASSISTANT Hattiesburg, MS
    A member of patient care team within the Department of Hospice and directly accountable to Hospice Assistant Director. The position requires that the individual assist the professional nursing staff by performing specific nurse aide functions...
  17. CHARGE NURSE Hattiesburg, MS
    The Charge Nurse is a registered nurse that is supportive to the nursing staff, while also is assigned and manages a limited number of patients. Coordination of care is accomplished through collaboration with the staff to ensure the deliverance...
  18. CHARGE RN Hattiesburg, MS
    The Charge Nurse is a registered nurse that is supportive to the nursing staff, while also is assigned and manages a limited number of patients. Coordination of care is accomplished through collaboration with the staff to ensure the deliverance...
  19. CHARGE RN Hattiesburg, MS
    The Charge Nurse is a registered nurse that is supportive to the nursing staff, while also is assigned and manages a limited number of patients. Coordination of care is accomplished through collaboration with the staff to ensure the deliverance...
  20. CLINICAL ASSISTANT-PINE GROVE ADULT PSYCH 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...
  21. 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...
  22. 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...
  23. 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...
  24. 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...
  25. DENIAL MGMT COORD Hattiesburg, MS
    The Denials Management Coordinator serves as a daily liaison between case management, medical records, billing, medical staff, etc. relating to revenue recovery. Major Position Responsibilities: Performs retrospective medical record chart review...