St. Vincent's Hospital - Birmingham, AL

St. Vincent s Birmingham hospital was founded in 1898 by the Daughters of Charity as a ministry dedicated to spiritually centered, holistic care designed to sustain and improve the health of the community as well as its citizens. The 409-bed health ministry serves the seven-county Birmingham metropolitan area of more than 1.1 million people. St. Vincent s Birmingham offers a spectrum of care ranging from the latest medical technology to prayers at the bedside. St. Vincent s Birmingham has specialized medical services in Oncology, Cardiology, Women s and Children s Services, Orthopedics/Sports Medicine, Neurology/Neurosurgery, Community/Corporate Wellness Services, Imaging, and Surgical Services. For more than a decade, St. Vincent s Birmingham has steadily added services and patient-friendly facilities to create an exceptional patient experience. The hospital has added four buildings including the OrthoSports Center where Dr. James Andrews practices. The hospital added its first da Vinci Surgical robot more than seven years ago and a second robot in early 2009. An outpatient NeuroSpine Surgery Center and other specialized facilities have been added. As a leader in maternity care, the hospital delivers approximately 4,000 babies a year and is known as the place where babies come from. Consistently ranked as one of the nation s Top 100 Most Wired hospitals, St. Vincent s is acclaimed for its high-tech treatments, compassionate staff, and outstanding facilities. St. Vincent s Birmingham is a part of St. Vincent s Health System, a ministry of five healthcare facilities based in Birmingham, AL. This includes: St. Vincent s Birmingham, St. Vincent s Blount, St. Vincent s East, St. Vincent s St. Clair, and St. Vincent s One Nineteen Health and Wellness. Together, we provide a special brand of high-touch, high-tech quality care to people in more than 40 different zip codes. Our healthcare family has an extensive network of skilled physicians and associates, as well as the most advanced technologies available. We are a part of Ascension Health, the nation s largest Catholic and non-profit health system, with more than 100,000 associates serving in 20 states and the District of Columbia. We are committed to providing healthcare that works, healthcare that is safe, and healthcare that leaves no one behind for life. Visit us at Ascension Health is committed to caring for those who are most in need in the communities we serve. Our Mission, Vision, and Values guide our actions and provide the foundation on which our ministry is built. We strive to bring spiritually centered, holistic care that sustains and improves the health of our communities. Our Call to Action represents the conviction of every one of our local and national leaders that we are stronger together than we are alone. The Sponsorship of Ascension Health is built on a legacy of healing and service and invites collaboration with others who share our Mission. Our Leadership is comprised of men and women who have committed their talents and experience to transforming healthcare. Our work is enabled by an Operating Model that supports leadership across our ministry and provides local hospitals and related health facilities with the authority and accountability to make good decisions for the communities they serve. The definition of modern health care is literally changing by the minute. There are new opportunities and challenges. We are committed to the provision of compassionate and comprehensive quality care and invite you to explore the opportunities available to you to partner with us in accomplishing our mission. Visit us at