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The Commercial Dispatch
Starkville Walmart murder suspect had criminal historythe suspect was employed. He was employed as a RN case manager, meaning he did
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 5 days ago
the suspect was employed. He was employed as a RN case manager, meaning he did not work directly with patients, at the University of Mississippi Medical Center from January 2011 to June 2012, according to a human resources representative The... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Organizations, students and professionals observe MLK Day of Servicelook in the mirror, you see a halfway different person. It just gives you a sen
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 6 days ago
look in the mirror, you see a halfway different person. It just gives you a sense of joy." On Roseneath Avenue in Jackson, University of Mississippi Medical Center students and employees tackled the yard of a widow after installing carpeting and... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Organizations, students and professionals observe MLK Day of Servicelook in the mirror, you see a halfway different person. It just gives you a sen
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 6 days ago
look in the mirror, you see a halfway different person. It just gives you a sense of joy." On Roseneath Avenue in Jackson, University of Mississippi Medical Center students and employees tackled the yard of a widow after installing carpeting and... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Man arrested in connection to domestic assault incidentsays deputies found a 39-year-old woman was found semiconscious. The woman, wh
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 7 days ago
says deputies found a 39-year-old woman was found semiconscious. The woman, who name was not released, was taken to the University of Mississippi Medical Center. Her condition is unknown. Noble is charged with aggravated domestic assault. He... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
State health officials want you to take flu control measures during unexpectedly active flu seasonwhich have hospitals operating at full capacity," says Dr. Paul Byers, State Ep
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 10 days ago
which have hospitals operating at full capacity," says Dr. Paul Byers, State Epidemiologist for MSDH. Local hospitals like University of Mississippi Medical Center has administered limitations to patient visitors, RELATED: UMMC imposes visitor... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Hospital critical care beds filling uphave been calling UMMC hoping to send their patients here. Dr. Alan Jones, the
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 12 days ago
have been calling UMMC hoping to send their patients here. Dr. Alan Jones, the Chairman of Emergency Medicine with the University of Mississippi Medical Center explained UMMC has to take care of its patients in a safe manner first, before they... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
UMMC services at Jackson Medical Mall reopen TuesdayJACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - Most of the University of Mississippi Med
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 12 days ago
JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - Most of the University of Mississippi Medical Center clinics located at the Jackson Medical Mall will begin reopening on Tuesday. The clinics were relocated last week due to the city's water pressure... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Mississippi holds title for highest infant mortality rate in U.S.country. According to the report, for every 1,000 live births in Mississippi, 9
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 12 days ago
country. According to the report, for every 1,000 live births in Mississippi, 9.08 infants die before their 1st birthday. University of Mississippi Medical Center Neonatalogist Mobolaji Famuyide said there are several factors that contribute to... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Mississippi holds title for highest infant mortality rate in U.S.country. According to the report, for every 1,000 live births in Mississippi, 9
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 12 days ago
country. According to the report, for every 1,000 live births in Mississippi, 9.08 infants die before their 1st birthday. University of Mississippi Medical Center Neonatalogist Mobolaji Famuyide said there are several factors that contribute to... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
State of the State: Bryant takes page from Trump playbookschool choice for certain categories of children." Bryant said that because of
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 13 days ago
school choice for certain categories of children." Bryant said that because of the newly expanded medical school at the University of Mississippi Medical Center and other measures, "we are well on our way to achieving our goal of adding 1,000... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Text of Bryant's State-of-the-State Addressincrease our workforce and we must do it now! Working together, we have also b
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 13 days ago
increase our workforce and we must do it now! Working together, we have also built a new world-class medical school at the University of Mississippi Medical Center. It will train the physicians so desperately needed in a state underserved by... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Jackson scrambles to fix water leaks, gives two-day repair windowalso experienced a dramatic drop in water pressure that is preventing the heati
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 18 days ago
also experienced a dramatic drop in water pressure that is preventing the heating units from functioning, according to a University of Mississippi Medical Center news release. Plans are being made to relocate and/or reschedule patients affected... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Mississippi blood supply at 'crisis' levelsaid, hospitals begin cancelling elective surgeries "and save everything they c
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 19 days ago
said, hospitals begin cancelling elective surgeries "and save everything they can for emergencies." Ruth Cummins with the University of Mississippi Medical Center said UMMC is not cancelling elective surgeries. "All of our blood needs are being... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
On the Move: New hires, promotions, recognitionroadways. The program recognized was the Teen Driver Impact Program coordinated
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 20 days ago
roadways. The program recognized was the Teen Driver Impact Program coordinated by Mississippi Safety Services with the University of Mississippi Medical Center, Children’s Hospital of Mississippi and Mississippi Safe Kids. John Brodbeck... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
History: Marian Anderson became 1st black singer at Metthe civil rights movement, and his family’s home was bombed in Vicksburg. In 19
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 21 days ago
the civil rights movement, and his family’s home was bombed in Vicksburg. In 1965, he began his pediatric residency at the University of Mississippi Medical Center. He was the first African-American resident there and the first African-American... Read more
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ABC News
Officer shoots man at a Mississippi Walmartofficer fired several shots, hitting the suspect. The chase ended in front of a
ABC News / Posted 22 days ago
officer fired several shots, hitting the suspect. The chase ended in front of a residence. The suspect was taken to the University of Mississippi Medical Center. His condition is unknown. The Mississippi Bureau of Investigation and Byram Police... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Lawmakers to review ways to make public's identifiable data in state hands more securealong a roadway in Hancock County in 2016. After failing to notify patients of
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 22 days ago
along a roadway in Hancock County in 2016. After failing to notify patients of a potential data breach in 2013, the University of Mississippi Medical Center agreed in 2016 to pay a $2.75 million penalty to the civil rights division of the... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Byram officer shoots, wounds man who allegedly rammed police car at WalmartThompson said. It ended on Oak Hill Drive near Watkins Drive, and Grant was tak
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 22 days ago
Thompson said. It ended on Oak Hill Drive near Watkins Drive, and Grant was taken from the scene in an ambulance to the University of Mississippi Medical Center. He was able to speak both to the ambulance crew and once he got to the hospital,... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Police investigating officer shooting man at Walmartofficer fired several shots, hitting the suspect. The chase ended in front of a
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 22 days ago
officer fired several shots, hitting the suspect. The chase ended in front of a residence. The suspect was taken to the University of Mississippi Medical Center. His condition is unknown. The Mississippi Bureau of Investigation and Byram Police... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Woman shot in drive-by shooting earlier in month diesone of them unloaded several rounds in the direction of the residence and the v
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 24 days ago
one of them unloaded several rounds in the direction of the residence and the vehicle. First responders took Jones to the University of Mississippi Medical Center where she died 14 days later. The death marks the 61st homicide for the city of... Read more
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WJTV Jackson
Woman shot in early December dies from injuriesat the time of the shooting. 27 year old LaShundra Jones was shot at least onc
WJTV Jackson / Posted 24 days ago
at the time of the shooting. 27 year old LaShundra Jones was shot at least once in her upper back. She was taken to the University of Mississippi Medical Center to have surgery and died Thursday, December 28 because of her injuries. Police say... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
UMMC residents give Quitman County kids holiday happies(QCMS) fifth graders a goody bag,” said Renee Greene, a Brandon resident and th
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 26 days ago
(QCMS) fifth graders a goody bag,” said Renee Greene, a Brandon resident and the senior education administrator at UMMC (University of Mississippi Medical Center). “When Caroline said it wasn’t happening again, I sent out a text to all of my... Read more
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Mississippi Business Journal
Mississippi native Taylor named chair of pediatrics at UMMCDr. Mary Taylor, a University of Mississippi Medical Center School of Medicine
Mississippi Business Journal / Posted 26 days ago
Dr. Mary Taylor, a University of Mississippi Medical Center School of Medicine alumna and professor of pediatrics, was recently named chair of the Department of Pediatrics. She is the first woman and first UMMC graduate to hold the post. She will be... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
1 killed, 1 injured in crash in VicksburgOverstreet was killed in the crash. The 19-year-old Christopher Fortenberry was
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 26 days ago
Overstreet was killed in the crash. The 19-year-old Christopher Fortenberry was a passenger of the vehicle and taken to the University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson. Police are continuing to investigate the wreck. Copyright 2017 The... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Vicksburg vehicle crash kills Clinton teen, injures Pearl teenfell into a ravine. Overstreet died at the scene. Christopher Fortenberry of Pe
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 26 days ago
fell into a ravine. Overstreet died at the scene. Christopher Fortenberry of Pearl, also 19 years old, was airlifted to the University of Mississippi Medical Center. The incident is under investigation by the Vicksburg Police Dept. Read or Share... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
On the Move: New hires, promotions, recognitionRiver Oaks in Flowood. Board certified in internal medicine and pediatrics, Ouz
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 26 days ago
River Oaks in Flowood. Board certified in internal medicine and pediatrics, Ouzts completed his medical residency at the University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson. He received his medical degree from Mercer University School of Medicine... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Balancing preventative health, budget crunching, politics in the 2018 legislative sessioninto their programs, ultimately improving care and health outcomes. Kevin Cook
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 30 days ago
into their programs, ultimately improving care and health outcomes. Kevin Cook (Photo: Special to The Clarion-Ledger) University of Mississippi Medical Center CEO Kevin Cook took it a step further, urging lawmakers in a Dec. 14 House Medicaid... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
19 Mississippi hospitals, including UMMC, dinged for high patient injury rateblood clots and bedsores. The hospitals penalized in Mississippi include the s
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted a month ago
blood clots and bedsores. The hospitals penalized in Mississippi include the state's only academic medical center, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Mississippi Baptist Medical Center and Mississippi Methodist Rehabilitation Center... Read more
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The Natchez Democrat
Man shot in buttocksgood details yet.” Frye said the shooting occurred on Watts Avenue late Wednes
The Natchez Democrat / Posted a month ago
good details yet.” Frye said the shooting occurred on Watts Avenue late Wednesday night. He said the victim was taken to University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson for treatment and was still — to Frye’s knowledge — at the hospital... Read more

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