Forrest Health

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

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
01.10.2020
The AP Specialist reports directly to the AP Supervisor and is responsible for timely, appropriate and accurate vendor invoice payments. The AP Specialist accurately processes and documents all routine vendor payments as they are made to ensure...
01.23.2020
The Acute Care Technician performs under the direct supervision of the RN and is delegated tasks by the RN or Patient Care Coordinator (PCC) to achieve quality patient care. He/she is involved in the implementation phase of the nursing process...
01.23.2020
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...
01.17.2020
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 responsible to the Patient Care...
01.09.2020
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...
12.30.2019
The Acute Care Technician performs under the direct supervision of the RN and is delegated tasks by the RN or Patient Care Coordinator (PCC) to achieve quality patient care. He/she is involved in the implementation phase of the nursing process...
01.22.2020
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...
01.06.2020
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...
12.18.2019
The Acute Care Technician performs under the direct supervision of the RN and is delegated tasks by the RN or Patient Care Coordinator (PCC) to achieve quality patient care. He/she is involved in the implementation phase of the nursing process...
12.19.2019
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 isresponsible to the Patient Care...
08.05.2019
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...
07.30.2019
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...
11.13.2019
The BMET-I position is an entry level role for the Biomedical department with primary responsibility for carrying our all aspects of routine preventative maintenance and electrical safety checks. This will include, but not be limited to...
01.22.2020
Under the direct supervision of the Food Service Manager, accurately operates the cash register for collection of cash and charges on sold goods. Accuracy and speed are essential. Must reconcile/record monies, resolve performance variances,...
12.30.2019
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...
09.11.2019
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...
07.23.2019
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...
12.23.2019
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...
01.22.2020
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...
11.14.2019
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...
11.26.2019
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...
11.05.2019
Performs final coding on records. Interacts with physicians or physicians offices staff as necessary to obtain clinical information needed to accurately assign codes. Uses the EPIC software to review the electronic medical record and to enter...
12.30.2019
A member of patient care team within the Department of Home Health and directly accountable to Patient Clinical Manager. The position requires that the individual assist the professional nursing staff by performing specific nurse aide functions...
11.04.2019
The position requires that the individual assist the professional nursing staff by performing specific nursing functions related to patient care under the supervision of a registered nurse or therapist. Demonstrates the knowledge and skills...
01.21.2020
The Nurse Aide under the direct supervision of the RN/LPN is delegated assignments by the RN/LPN to achieve quality patient care. He/she is involved in the implementation phase of the nursing process and is organizationally accountable to the...
  1. A-P SPECIALIST Poplarville, MS
    The AP Specialist reports directly to the AP Supervisor and is responsible for timely, appropriate and accurate vendor invoice payments. The AP Specialist accurately processes and documents all routine vendor payments as they are made to ensure...
  2. ACUTE CARE TECH Hattiesburg, MS
    The Acute Care Technician performs under the direct supervision of the RN and is delegated tasks by the RN or Patient Care Coordinator (PCC) to achieve quality patient care. He/she is involved in the implementation phase of the nursing process...
  3. 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...
  4. 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 responsible to the Patient Care...
  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 organizationally accountable to the...
  6. ACUTE CARE TECH Hattiesburg, MS
    The Acute Care Technician performs under the direct supervision of the RN and is delegated tasks by the RN or Patient Care Coordinator (PCC) to achieve quality patient care. He/she is involved in the implementation phase of the nursing process...
  7. 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...
  8. ACUTE CARE TECH - PRCH Poplarville, 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...
  9. ACUTE CARE TECH-7p-7a Hattiesburg, MS
    The Acute Care Technician performs under the direct supervision of the RN and is delegated tasks by the RN or Patient Care Coordinator (PCC) to achieve quality patient care. He/she is involved in the implementation phase of the nursing process...
  10. ACUTE CARE TECH-NIGHTS 7P-7A 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 isresponsible to the Patient Care...
  11. 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...
  12. 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...
  13. BIO MED TECH I Hattiesburg, MS
    The BMET-I position is an entry level role for the Biomedical department with primary responsibility for carrying our all aspects of routine preventative maintenance and electrical safety checks. This will include, but not be limited to...
  14. CAFE CASHIER Hattiesburg, MS
    Under the direct supervision of the Food Service Manager, accurately operates the cash register for collection of cash and charges on sold goods. Accuracy and speed are essential. Must reconcile/record monies, resolve performance variances,...
  15. 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...
  16. 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...
  17. 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...
  18. 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...
  19. CENTRAL STERILE TECHNICIAN 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...
  20. CENTRAL STERILE TECHNICIAN 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...
  21. 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...
  22. CERTIFIED CODER-CLINIC CODER Hattiesburg, MS
    Performs final coding on records. Interacts with physicians or physicians offices staff as necessary to obtain clinical information needed to accurately assign codes. Uses the EPIC software to review the electronic medical record and to enter...
  23. CERTIFIED NURSING ASSISTANT-HOMEHEALTH-RICHTON,MS Richton, MS
    A member of patient care team within the Department of Home Health and directly accountable to Patient Clinical Manager. The position requires that the individual assist the professional nursing staff by performing specific nurse aide functions...
  24. CERTIFIED NURSING ASSISTANT-PRN Hattiesburg, MS
    The position requires that the individual assist the professional nursing staff by performing specific nursing functions related to patient care under the supervision of a registered nurse or therapist. Demonstrates the knowledge and skills...
  25. CERTIFIED NURSING ASST-NURSING HOME Poplarville, MS
    The Nurse Aide under the direct supervision of the RN/LPN is delegated assignments by the RN/LPN to achieve quality patient care. He/she is involved in the implementation phase of the nursing process and is organizationally accountable to the...