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 07, 2023
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL, USA
PCT Full Time Day Shift- Med/Oncology - (20-6165-PCT-110422-2) 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. 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....
Employment Type:
Full-time
Feb 07, 2023
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL, USA
Respiratory Therapist Part Time - (21-7133-RRT-012523-2) 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. Performs duties involved with the treatment, management control, and diagnostic evaluation and care of patients with deficiencies and or abnormalities within the Pulmonary system.   Qualifications   If credentialed after 2002, must maintain active membership status for credentials issued by the National Board for Respiratory Care.ACLS, and PALS are preferred. Bachelor of Science in Respiratory Care preferred. License / Certification required: BLS certification. Registered Respiratory Therapist and Alabama Licensed . NRP certification for those qualified to work in the NICU. Current license from the Alabama State Board...
Therapy
Employment Type:
Part-time
Feb 07, 2023
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL, USA
RN Full-time Radiology - (21-7131-RN-012023) 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 RN license. Bachelor?s Degree in Nursing preferred. BLS. Additional specialty certification per P and P for assigned unit (PALS, ACLS, etc.).Ability to observe, assesses, and record work, safety and infection control standards....
Medical Imaging Nursing
Employment Type:
Full-time
Feb 04, 2023
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL, USA
Patient Registration Specialist - Float Pool - (26-8101-PRS-012623) 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. Dependent upon assignment within the department, responsibilities may include preregistration, registration, payer identification and verification, referral to financial counseling, and point of service collections. Vital functions include: timely, accurate and complete data gathering and entry in the computer systems of patient demographic and benefit information, verification of benefits eligibility and limitations, coordination of benefits, determination and collection of patient's financial responsibility at the point of service, and satisfaction of regulatory requirements, medical necessity...
Administration & Operations
Employment Type:
Full-time
Feb 04, 2023
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL, USA
Sales Associate - FT and PRN - (20-8128-SA02012023) 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. Perform a variety of clerical and customer service tasks in support of the day to day operations of the retail pharmacy   Qualifications   High school graduate or equivalent preferred. 6 months as a cashier in retail setting preferred. Positive attitude, outgoing and enjoys interacting with public, good manners and customer service skills. Must be flexible and willing to work in any area of need within department (off campus deliveries, unloading trucks, and errands inside hospital) as needed.   Primary Location: Baptist Medical Center South Work Locations: Baptist Medical Center South 2105 E South Blvd ZIP Code 36116...
Education
Employment Type:
Per Diem
Feb 04, 2023
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL, USA
NICU PT RN - (21-6181-RN-012723-2) 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. 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 Therapy
Employment Type:
Part-time
Feb 04, 2023
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL, USA
PCT PT 7A- Ortho - (20-6161-PCT-013023-1) 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. 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...
Therapy
Employment Type:
Part-time
Feb 04, 2023
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL, USA
Rehab Aide- PRN - (20-7121-RA-112222-2) 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. Work under the direct supervision of a licensed Physical Therapist and or licensed Therapist Assistant.   Qualifications   High school graduate or equivalent required. Satisfactory completion of Rehab Services orientation. CPR (BLS) within 3 months in position. Maintain age specific and non age specific competencies.   Primary Location: Baptist Medical Center South Work Locations: Baptist Medical Center South 2105 E South Blvd ZIP Code 36116 Montgomery  Job: Rehab Aide Organization: Baptist Health Schedule: Regular Shift: Standard Job Type: Per Diem  Day Job Job Posting: 02/02/2023, 1:08:52 PM
Therapy
Employment Type:
Per Diem
Feb 04, 2023
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL, USA
Guest Coordinator-FT and PT - (20-8215-gc-012323) 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....
Assistant & Support Therapy
Employment Type:
Full-time
Feb 04, 2023
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL, USA
Credentials Verification Coordinator - (29-8188-CC-011923) 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 scope of the position will perform duties applicable to the operations and activities of the Credentials Verification Office for Baptist Health, working with the Systems Manager of Credentialing, Hospital Administration, and the Medical Staff offices at 4 facilities. Accurately processes credentials verification files for new applicants of the Medical Staff and Allied Health Professionals (AHPs), as well as reappointment applications. Exercises discretion and independent judgment in the comparison and evaluation of credential information received to ensure applicants and reappointments are qualified candidates for...
Employment Type:
Full-time
Feb 04, 2023
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL, USA
Account Review Specialist  - (29-8163-ARS) 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 CBO Account Review Specialist (ARS) communicates concisely and provides excellent customer service to patients, patients' family members, healthcare providers, medical staff offices, and peers with professionalism, competency, compassion, and ownership. The ARS is responsible for using and maintaining knowledge of multiple computer systems and payer portals/web-based applications or systems on a daily basis. Duties may include, but are not limited to the following: 1) Full account resolution, including the review/audit of all activity; 2) Updating data in appropriate systems and filing for insurance, financial assistance...
Employment Type:
Full-time
Feb 04, 2023
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL, USA
RN - Urology  - (26-6821-RN1-012623) 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 RN license. Bachelor's Degree in Nursing preferred. BLS. Additional specialty certification per P and P for assigned unit (PALS, ACLS, etc.). Ability to observe, assesses, and record work, safety and infection control standards. Ability to...
Nursing
Employment Type:
Full-time
Feb 04, 2023
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL, USA
Medical Assistant - MCC - (20-7150-MA-013023) 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 medical assistant at Montgomery Cancer Center provides patient care in a prompt and professional manner by assisting  patients and nurses in the infusion treatment area.  Great schedule, Monday - Friday, no nights or holidays.   Qualifications   High School graduate or equivalent Prefer (1) one year experience as a medical assistant in a clinical setting or the completion of a medical assistant educational program. Professional communication skills. Excellent customer services skills.   Primary Location: Montgomery Cancer Center Work Locations: Montgomery Cancer Center 4145 Carmichael Rd ZIP Code 36106 Montgomery  Job:...
Assistant & Support
Employment Type:
Full-time
Feb 02, 2023
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL, USA
RN Circulator - (21-7075-RN-013023) 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
Employment Type:
Full-time
Feb 02, 2023
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL, USA
Speech Therapist PRN- Acute - (20-7121-SLP-12323) 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. To diagnose, evaluate and treat individuals with communication problems such as speech, language fluency and swallowing disorders. To develop and implement therapeutic speech and language development programs and services. This position is PRN and is scheduled as needed.   Qualifications   Minimum of a Master's Degree in Speech, Language Pathology. Must also be skilled to provide general discipline specific therapy services to meet patient care requirements. Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing. Ability to maintain a professional and customer centric composure in difficult or challenging situations....
Therapy
Employment Type:
Per Diem
Feb 02, 2023
Baptist Health Montgomery, AL, USA
Respiratory Therapist CRT/RRT - (21-7133-RRT-013023) 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. Performs duties involved with the treatment, management control, and diagnostic evaluation and care of patients with deficiencies and or abnormalities within the Pulmonary system.   Qualifications   If credentialed after 2002, must maintain active membership status for credentials issued by the National Board for Respiratory Care.ACLS, and PALS are preferred. Bachelor of Science in Respiratory Care preferred. License / Certification required: BLS certification. Registered Respiratory Therapist and Alabama Licensed . NRP certification for those qualified to work in the NICU. Current license from the Alabama State Board of...
Medical Imaging Therapy
Employment Type:
Full-time