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.

Feb 19, 2024
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL, USA
PCT Pre Admit Testing FT - ( 20-6074-PCT-21424 ) 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. Serve as a supportive member of the patient care team who assist in routine and non complex aspects of patient care and other duties to support the operations of the unit. The PCT assists RNs, LPNs and physicians in the patient care process. The PCT II has completed the Independent phase or the career ladder process. The PCT III has completed the Advance phase of the career ladder process. Qualifications High School graduate or equivalent required. Graduate from a certified Nursing Assistant Program or a Health Occupations Program (HOSA) or completion of first clinical rotation as a Nurse Student (i.e. completion of Nursing...
Schedule:
Regular
Employment Type:
Full-time
Feb 19, 2024
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL, USA
RN Weekend Plan - ( 24-6177-RNWE102023 ) 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...
Nursing
Schedule:
Regular
Employment Type:
Full-time
Feb 19, 2024
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL, USA
Infection Preventionist - ( 29-8146-IP-021324 ) 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 Infection Control Preventionist is a member of Infection Control Team with primary responsibility to assist the Infection Control, Team Lead in reducing the incidence of healthcare acquired infections among patients and employees through surveillance, intervention, prevention, and educational activities. The Preventionist shall ensure compliance with regulatory agencies, both federal and state, as well as, to ensure a safe working environment. This individual shall promote a safe and infection free environment for patients, employees, physicians, and visitors. This position may have additional duties assigned as needed....
Assistant & Support
Schedule:
Regular
Employment Type:
Full-time
Feb 19, 2024
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL, USA
Housekeeper - ( 29-8103-hsk-021224-2 ) 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. The Housekeeper shall be responsible for cleaning areas within the Baptist Health non-hospital facilities, as well as, free standing hospital departments. This individual shall complete all tasks assigned efficiently, effectively, and on a daily basis. This position may have additional duties assigned as needed. Qualifications High School diploma or equivalent, or Alabama Essentials Pathway diploma required. Minimum of 1 year work experience preferred. License / Certification required: none? Must possess excellent communication and customer service skills. Primary Location : Corporate Work Locations : Corporate 301 Brown Springs Rd ZIP...
Assistant & Support
Schedule:
Regular
Employment Type:
Full-time
Feb 19, 2024
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL, USA
Cardiac Tech FT 7P - ( 20-6167-CT-021324 ) 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 Cardiac Technician assists the nursing staff in monitoring the heart rhythms of patients on telemetry. The ability to interpret dysrhythmias and respond quickly and appropriately in the notification of nursing staff is essential. Some record keeping and posting of rhythm strips may be required. This position is also responsible for working as a team member within the non Invasive Cardiology area to perform electrocardiographs and stress test procedures. This position is also responsible for the clerical operation of the EKG area. Clerical functions include preparation of data for physician interpretation, transcription, filing and...
Schedule:
Regular
Employment Type:
Full-time
Feb 19, 2024
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL, USA
Floor Tech - Housekeeping - ( 29-8103-FTH-021224-1 ) 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 Floor Care Technician shall be responsible for floor finishing, carpet cleaning, and general cleaning. This individual shall complete all tasks assigned on a daily basis for areas within the Baptist Health hospital and non-hospital facilities. This position may have additional duties assigned as needed. Qualifications High School diploma or equivalent required. At least one year floor care experience preferable. Must possess excellent communication and customer service skills. License / Certification required: none? Must be able to interact with all levels of peers, customers and management. ? Must be able to work...
Technician
Schedule:
Regular
Employment Type:
Full-time
Feb 19, 2024
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL, USA
Weekend Plan Charge Nurse Night Shift - ( 24-6177-WECH83123 ) 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...
Nursing
Schedule:
Regular
Employment Type:
Full-time
Feb 19, 2024
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL, USA
Executive Assistant - ( 29-8185-326-021424 ) 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 Executive Assistant shall be responsible for assisting and providing clerical and executive support to administrative leaders. Additionally, this individual shall also ensure that the office is managed in an efficient and professional manner while maintaining absolute confidentiality of sensitive matters. This position may have additional duties assigned as needed. Qualifications High School Diploma or equalvant required. Degree in Business Administration preferred. Two years hospital experience preferred. Two years clerical experience required. License / Certification: none requiredMedical Terminology Spelling and Grammar...
Schedule:
Regular
Employment Type:
Full-time
Feb 19, 2024
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL, USA
Nurse Validator MCC - PRN - ( 20-7150-CRN-21524-2 ) 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. The Clinical Nurse Validator at Montgomery Cancer Center  is a designated RN that verifies treatment orders before administration or dispensing of chemotherapy/biotherapy/immunotherapy in the health care setting. The duties include validation of orders for completeness and accuracy to include: right dose, right route, right frequency and duration of treatment in accordance with approved treatment regimens. This role assists with routine patient schedule and scheduling conflict ques to ensure treatment are administered on time and in accordance to the approve treatment regimen. Remote position. Qualifications Position requires...
Nursing
Schedule:
Regular
Employment Type:
Per Diem
Feb 16, 2024
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL, USA
General Surgery RN FT 7A - ( 20-6166-RN-100123 ) 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 work...
Nursing Physician & Surgeon
Schedule:
Regular
Employment Type:
Full-time
Feb 16, 2024
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL, USA
Respiratory Therapist - FT Night - ( 20-7133-RT-020624-2 ) 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. The Respiratory Therapist shall perform duties involved with the treatment, management control, diagnostic evaluation, and care of patients with deficiencies and/or abnormalities within the Pulmonary system. This position may have additional duties assigned as needed. Qualifications RRT Degree in Respiratory Therapy required, Bachelor's of Science in Respiratory Care preferred. If credentialed after 2002, must maintain active membership status for credentials issued by the National Board for Respiratory Care. NBRC RRT and ASBRT RRT required. BLS required. ACLS & PALS preferred. NRP required for those qualified to work...
Medical Imaging Therapy
Schedule:
Regular
Employment Type:
Full-time
Feb 16, 2024
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL, USA
Charge RN Mother Baby/ Postpartum Days - ( 20-6150-RN-020724-1 ) 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 RN - 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. This individual is responsible to the Nurse Manager/Assistant Nurse Manager and serves as a mentor to the staff. The Charge Nurse shall demonstrate 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...
Nursing
Schedule:
Regular
Employment Type:
Full-time
Feb 16, 2024
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL, USA
Mother Baby/ Postpartum RN Night Shift - ( 20-6150-RN-020724-2 ) 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. 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....
Nursing
Schedule:
Regular
Employment Type:
Full-time
Feb 16, 2024
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL, USA
Guest Coordinator - ( 21-8215-GC-011124-1 ) 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 Guest Coordinator/Ambassador is responsible for welcoming guest in a friendly, efficient and courteous manner. The Coordinator greets every external guest from the parking areas, into the facility and before departure from the facility. The Coordinator is responsible for assisting guests with inquiries, directions and initial questions regarding the facility or services. The Guest Coordinator will support the visitor management plan that contributes to a safe and secure environment for patients, visitors and staff. The Guest Coordinator will identify visitors and issue visitor badges through the Visitor Badge software. Staff will be...
Assistant & Support
Schedule:
Regular
Employment Type:
Part-time
Feb 16, 2024
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL, USA
Labor and Delivery RN Full Time NIGHTS - ( 21-7079-RN-1 ) 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...
Nursing
Schedule:
Regular
Employment Type:
Full-time
Feb 16, 2024
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL, USA
SICU RN (PRN) Nights - ( 21-6157-RN-020924-1 ) 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....
Nursing
Schedule:
Regular
Employment Type:
Per Diem
Feb 16, 2024
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL, USA
Cath Lab RN Part Time - ( 20-7147-RN-101620-3 ) 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 work...
Nursing
Schedule:
Regular
Employment Type:
Part-time
Feb 16, 2024
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL, USA
RN FT Days Med Surg/Post Surgical Unit - ( 21-6001-RND-021224 ) 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...
Nursing
Schedule:
Regular
Employment Type:
Full-time
Feb 16, 2024
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL, USA
Experienced Well Baby Nursery Admission Nurse Days - ( 21-6180-RN-021224-1 ) 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...
Nursing
Schedule:
Regular
Employment Type:
Full-time
Feb 16, 2024
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL, USA
Behavioral Health Clinician - ( 20-8208-BHC-021224-2 ) 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. The Clinician plans and implements therapy services for Crossbridge. This Clinician functions as part of the interdisciplinary team and is responsible for assessments, group, individual and family therapy, case management, and other therapeutic services. This clinician is also responsible for providing collaborative discharge planning services with patients and their families to promote adequate and timely discharge plans. In addition, this position may assume primary therapist responsibilities as may be directed by treatment coordinator. The clinician may serve as a preceptor to behavioral health interns....
Counseling
Schedule:
Regular
Employment Type:
Per Diem