Baptist Health, Affiliated with UAB - AL
Nestled in the heart of Alabama s state capital is Baptist Health, the area s premier healthcare provider and tertiary referral center. Baptist Health is a three-hospital, non-profit, faith-based system serving central Alabama. Baptist Health is also the largest non-governmental employer in the area with nearly 3,400 employees. When visiting one of our three hospitals, patients have access to our full complement of healthcare services that accommodate most medical needs.
Baptist Health is an affiliate of the University of Alabama-Birmingham Health System and is also a proud partner with Montgomery Surgical Center, the first ambulatory surgery center constructed in Alabama.
Baptist Health also serves the community and local businesses with a wide range of wellness programs and services designed to help people live healthier and happier lives.
At Baptist Health, we are continually evaluating and updating our technologies and facilities to remain on the cutting edge of procedures and services. With more than 525 Baptist Health-affiliated physicians, a seasoned clinical staff and a comprehensive offering of medical services,
Baptist Health strives to deliver the highest level of care possible.
Just 10 miles north of downtown Montgomery, Prattville Baptist Hospital is situated in the blossoming city of Prattville, an area poised for near-double digit growth in the next five years. Prattville Baptist Hospital is an acute care, 85-bed community hospital offering a full range of health services to residents of Autauga and Elmore counties.
Located in the fastest growing area of Montgomery, Baptist Medical Center East has doubled its bed size to 150 and increased services offered to the community since it opened in 1977. Recently, Baptist Medical Center East expanded its emergency department, endoscopy services, labor & delivery floor and several medical and surgical units.
As central Alabama s leading tertiary care facility, 454-bed Baptist Medical Center South continues to grow, delivering care to more than 50,000 patients each year in the emergency department and enhancing a full spectrum of clinical services, including cardiac, vascular, orthopaedics, general surgery, trauma, neurology, obstetrics, neonatology, gynecology, urology, psychiatry and pediatric care.
Montgomery is the capital city of Alabama and is located in the central part of the state, 100 miles south of Birmingham, the state s largest city, two hours from Atlanta and just three hours from gulf beaches. The tri-county area has a population of approximately 325,000 and a draw area of approximately 600,000 potential patients.
The Montgomery area can provide a future for both professional and personal growth, as well as provide an enriched atmosphere for families in which to live.
Outside of its historical significance, Montgomery is known for its thriving arts community and its variety of recreational activities, the most notable of which is the Wynton M. Blount Cultural Park, which includes the Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts, the internationally acclaimed Alabama Shakespeare Festival and the beautifully landscaped Shakespeare Gardens.
Tree-lined streets. The laughter of children playing in the yard. Award winning schools. Visit the Montgomery area just once, and you ll know...you re home. Montgomery has preserved much of its history and cultural charm through a variety of historic residential areas, museums and attractions. The Capital City is quickly becoming known as a Mecca for shoppers. Whether it's antiques, the convenience of mall shopping, locally owned boutiques or national retail stores, the Montgomery area has it all.
Prattville 10 miles north of downtown Montgomery offers a small town charm coupled with many of the amenities you would find in larger cities. From affordable real estate to a progressive economy to an almost perfect climate, it is no wonder why so many families and businesses are choosing Prattville as their home.
For all the hometown and visiting devotees of golf, Prattville is one stop on the highly acclaimed Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail, touted by the New York Times as some of the best public golf on earth. For the past 5 years, the course hosted the Nationwide Tour Championship and, beginning in 2007, is now home to the LPGA Navistar Classic.
Other significant sporting events convenient to Montgomery and Prattville include the new River Walk Stadium, home to the Montgomery Biscuits Class AA Southern League baseball team. Area lakes are just minutes away and offer hunting, fishing, sailing and other recreational activities close to home.
We think you ll find something for the entire family to enjoy.