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
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...
05.17.2019
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...
05.10.2019
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...
06.19.2019
Under the direct supervision of the Program Coordinator of Admissions, the Licensed Assessment Counselor (Clinical Therapist) conducts clinical assessments and makes appropriate referrals. Completes associated administrative/clerical tasks....
06.20.2019
The Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA), under the direction of the Registered Occupational Therapist, implements designated treatment plans, provides objective feedback on patient performance and assists in the development...
06.28.2019
Participates in total direct patient care in a team approach. Conducts clinical assessments, assists with scheduling and/or making appropriate referrals, and provides direct client care and monitoring (including tasks such as medication...
07.12.2019
Under the supervision od the Director of Inpatient Services, the Counselor Associate conducts clinical assessments, makes appropriate referrals, and provides direct patient care. Completes associated administrative/clerical tasks, and maintains...
07.12.2019
Under the supervision od the Director of Inpatient Services, the Counselor Associate conducts clinical assessments, makes appropriate referrals, and provides direct patient care. Completes associated administrative/clerical tasks, and maintains...
07.12.2019
Under the supervision od the Director of Inpatient Services, the Counselor Associate conducts clinical assessments, makes appropriate referrals, and provides direct patient care. Completes associated administrative/clerical tasks, and maintains...
07.12.2019
Under the supervision od the Director of Inpatient Services, the Counselor Associate conducts clinical assessments, makes appropriate referrals, and provides direct patient care. Completes associated administrative/clerical tasks, and maintains...
07.12.2019
Performs administrative support services for the Director of Case Management and Decision Support Analysts. Perform clerical duties as assigned. Excellent organizational skills and ability to develop processes to improve workflow. Ability to...
07.12.2019
Performs administrative support services for the Director of Case Management and Decision Support Analysts. Perform clerical duties as assigned. Excellent organizational skills and ability to develop processes to improve workflow. Ability to...
07.12.2019
The Data Specialist reports directly to the Operating Room Patient Care Manager. His/her role includes: Assisting the Patient Care Coordinator and/or weekend charge RN in the management of information flowing through the surgery desk. Maintains...
07.12.2019
The Data Specialist reports directly to the Operating Room Patient Care Manager. His/her role includes: Assisting the Patient Care Coordinator and/or weekend charge RN in the management of information flowing through the surgery desk. Maintains...
06.18.2019
The Diabetes Coordinator performs under the supervision of the Director of Critical Care. The Diabetes Coordinator is responsible for coordinatating diabetic referrals, assessment of patients, implementation of treatments, and diabetic education...
05.13.2019
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,...
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,...
06.13.2019
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,...
05.06.2019
Performs medical necessity on radiology outpatient imaging orders which requires a good knowledge of ICD-10 diagnosis and CPT codes and is able to correct the issue when medical necessity fails. Demonstrates appropriate computer skills as well...
07.08.2019
Under the general supervision of the Cath Lab Director and direct supervision of the Echo Lab and in accordance with approved policy schedules, performs and calculates 2D/M-Mode and color flow doppler echocardiograms and assist in other...
07.08.2019
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...
07.09.2019
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...
05.14.2019
Performs 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. 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...
  2. 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...
  3. 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...
  4. CLINICAL ASSISTANT-PINE GROVE NEXT STEP 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...
  5. CLINICAL THERAPIST - LICENSED Hattiesburg, MS
    Under the direct supervision of the Program Coordinator of Admissions, the Licensed Assessment Counselor (Clinical Therapist) conducts clinical assessments and makes appropriate referrals. Completes associated administrative/clerical tasks....
  6. COTA- PRN AS NEEDED Hattiesburg, MS
    The Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA), under the direction of the Registered Occupational Therapist, implements designated treatment plans, provides objective feedback on patient performance and assists in the development...
  7. COUNSELOR ASSOCIATE-PINE GROVE GRATITUDE Hattiesburg, MS
    Participates in total direct patient care in a team approach. Conducts clinical assessments, assists with scheduling and/or making appropriate referrals, and provides direct client care and monitoring (including tasks such as medication...
  8. COUNSELOR ASSOCIATE-Pine Grove-Adult Psych Hattiesburg, MS
    Under the supervision od the Director of Inpatient Services, the Counselor Associate conducts clinical assessments, makes appropriate referrals, and provides direct patient care. Completes associated administrative/clerical tasks, and maintains...
  9. COUNSELOR ASSOCIATE-Pine Grove-Adult Psych Hattiesburg, MS
    Under the supervision od the Director of Inpatient Services, the Counselor Associate conducts clinical assessments, makes appropriate referrals, and provides direct patient care. Completes associated administrative/clerical tasks, and maintains...
  10. COUNSELOR ASSOCIATE-Pine Grove-Adult Psych Hattiesburg, MS
    Under the supervision od the Director of Inpatient Services, the Counselor Associate conducts clinical assessments, makes appropriate referrals, and provides direct patient care. Completes associated administrative/clerical tasks, and maintains...
  11. COUNSELOR ASSOCIATE-Pine Grove-Adult Psych Hattiesburg, MS
    Under the supervision od the Director of Inpatient Services, the Counselor Associate conducts clinical assessments, makes appropriate referrals, and provides direct patient care. Completes associated administrative/clerical tasks, and maintains...
  12. DATA SPECIALIST Hattiesburg, MS
    Performs administrative support services for the Director of Case Management and Decision Support Analysts. Perform clerical duties as assigned. Excellent organizational skills and ability to develop processes to improve workflow. Ability to...
  13. DATA SPECIALIST Hattiesburg, MS
    Performs administrative support services for the Director of Case Management and Decision Support Analysts. Perform clerical duties as assigned. Excellent organizational skills and ability to develop processes to improve workflow. Ability to...
  14. DATA SPECIALIST Hattiesburg, MS
    The Data Specialist reports directly to the Operating Room Patient Care Manager. His/her role includes: Assisting the Patient Care Coordinator and/or weekend charge RN in the management of information flowing through the surgery desk. Maintains...
  15. DATA SPECIALIST Hattiesburg, MS
    The Data Specialist reports directly to the Operating Room Patient Care Manager. His/her role includes: Assisting the Patient Care Coordinator and/or weekend charge RN in the management of information flowing through the surgery desk. Maintains...
  16. DIABETES EDUCATOR Hattiesburg, MS
    The Diabetes Coordinator performs under the supervision of the Director of Critical Care. The Diabetes Coordinator is responsible for coordinatating diabetic referrals, assessment of patients, implementation of treatments, and diabetic education...
  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-ORTHOPEDIC INSTITUTE 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. DX TECH - RADIOLOGY Hattiesburg, MS
    Performs medical necessity on radiology outpatient imaging orders which requires a good knowledge of ICD-10 diagnosis and CPT codes and is able to correct the issue when medical necessity fails. Demonstrates appropriate computer skills as well...
  22. ECHOCARDIOGRAPHER Hattiesburg, MS
    Under the general supervision of the Cath Lab Director and direct supervision of the Echo Lab and in accordance with approved policy schedules, performs and calculates 2D/M-Mode and color flow doppler echocardiograms and assist in other...
  23. EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT TECHNICIAN 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...
  24. 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...
  25. ENVIR TECH Picayune, MS
    Performs 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...