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Local Doctor Honored for Leadership of Associated Student Body

June 19, 2018 // 0 Comments

NEW ALBANY, MISS., June 19, 2018 – The University of Mississippi Medical Center recently hosted a reunion for past presidents of the Associated Student Body (ASB). The ASB represents over 2,500 students in seven schools-Medicine, Dentistry, Nursing, Graduate, Health Related Professions, Pharmacy, and Population [Continue Reading]

Emergency responders train for handling Hazmat accidents

May 22, 2018 // 0 Comments

In a practice drill last week at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Union County (BMHUC), local emergency crews honed their skills for dealing with a hazardous material (Hazmat) accident. The drill involved setting up a special tent-like structure at the southeast corner of the hospital campus and practicing using its [Continue Reading]

Relay for Life set for tonight (May 4) at Union Co. Fairgrounds

May 4, 2018 // 0 Comments

Cancer survivors and their friends will take part tonight, May 4, in the annual Relay for Life walking event at the Union County Fairgrounds. The event will start at with the Survivor Lap at 6 p.m. Relay for Life is a world-wide fundraising program that is sponsored by the American Cancer Society. It was started in [Continue Reading]

Baptist Union County introduces life-saving telehealth medicine

April 24, 2018 // 0 Comments

Baptist Memorial Hospital-Union County is part of a growing trend that is changing the basic idea of care delivery through the addition of telehealth services. A new field of medicine, telehealth offers innovative, life-saving practices for intensive care unit patients, stroke patients and patients fighting infectious [Continue Reading]

2017 Tree of Love ceremony honors Herbert Morgan

December 5, 2017 // 0 Comments

This is the 24th year a Tree of Love has been lighted to honor the volunteers who serve at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Union County. That according to Baptist CEO Walter Grace. Reba Dunson of Baptist Hospital looks on as Herbert Morgan speaks. Herbert Morgan is the volunteer to whom this year’s 2017 Tree of Love [Continue Reading]

Baptist Union County to offer free nutrition class for kids

September 8, 2017 // 0 Comments

Baptist Memorial Hospital-Union County will host a free pediatric nutrition class on September 13, from 6:00 to 7:00 pm in Café 200 located inside Baptist Union County. The purpose of the class is to provide children ages 5 to 12 years with educational information about nutrition and healthy food choices.  The class [Continue Reading]

Arrest of Utah nurse, New Albany incident are broadly similar

September 1, 2017 // 1 Comment

The arrest of a Utah nurse more than a month ago has striking similarities to Wednesday’s arrest of Baptist Hospital CEO Walter Grace in New Albany. On Wednesday, July 26, 2017, a nurse at the University of Utah Hospital in Salt Lake was arrested for refusing a police order to have blood drawn from a patient. [Continue Reading]

Baptist Union County hosts Back-to-School Health Fair

July 27, 2017 // 0 Comments

NEW ALBANY, MISS., July 25, 2017 – Baptist MemorialHospital-Union Countywill host a free back-to-school health fair on Saturday, Aug. 5 from 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. in the hospital’s front lobby. The event, designed for newborns through age 12, will feature a host of free health screenings, health tips, safety [Continue Reading]
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