Sunday, August 30, 2015

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Baptist North Mississippi, other community groups partner to give new parents a head start

Pictured left to right: Chelsea Herbert, AmeriCorps VISTA, United Way; Penny Skeen, RN, Baptist North Mississippi Labor and Delivery; Amanda Fortenberry, Oxford University Bank; Martha Scott, Oxford University Bank; Alice Ricks, executive director, United Way; Becky Moorehead, RN, Baptist North Mississippi Labor and Delivery; Sandy O’Dell, RN, Baptist North Mississippi Labor & Delivery

The Lafayette-Oxford-University (LOU) United Way Excel By 5 Coalition partners with Baptist North Mississippi each year to provide newborn packets to every family who delivers at the hospital. The packets include an Early Childhood Resource Guide, a high-quality ...

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Baptist Home Care and Hospice-Huntingdon named among 2015 Hospice Honors Elite

Pictured are (back, l-r) Crystal Allen, RN, director; Cindy Cole, RN; Mike Foster, PTA; Star Martino, RN, hospice coordinator; Dwayne Walls, RN and Drew Sutton, DPT. (Front, l-r) are Wanda Hargrove, RN; Linda Walls, social worker/volunteer coordinator; Roseanna Brown, operations coordinator; Doris Keyman, PCA. Not pictured are: RNs Maydris Morgan and Cassie Wood; occupational therapists Hillary Parish and Kristie Moore; Jackie Dacus, PT; Anne Jordan, secretary.

Baptist Home Care and Hospice-Huntingdon has been named a 2015 Hospice Honors recipient by Deyta, an industry leader in data-driven management. Hospice Honors recognizes hospices providing the highest level of satisfaction as measured from the caregiver’s point of ...

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Baptist doctor and surgical tech perform last C-section together

Baptist doctor and surgical tech perform last C-section together_

Dr. Michael Bronstein recently performed his last Cesarean section at Baptist Women’s Hospital before retiring. “Each delivery has been so exciting, you’re helping bring new life into the world,” said Dr. Bronstein. “The families’ excitement and happiness gets ...

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Baptist Union City team member named Service First champ for doing the little things

Baptist Union City team member named Service First champ for doing the little things

Recently, Skipper Bondurant, administrator and CEO at Baptist Union City, recognized Anita Hayslett, registered respiratory therapist, as Service First Champion for the third quarter of fiscal year 2015. Her nominator praised Anita, a 22-year Baptist team member, for ...

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Several Baptist Memorial hospitals nurture next generation of health care professionals

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This summer, Baptist Union City, NEA Baptist, Baptist DeSoto and Baptist Golden Triangle introduced high school students to health care careers through CRASH Course camps. Forty-four students participated in two Baptist Union City camps and visited newborns, heard ...

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Patient’s love of Elvis saved his life

Patients love of Elvis saved his life

Local radio personality Jim Sykes is a big Elvis Presley fan. So when he found out that BMG-The Medical Group had an exam room dedicated to The King of Rock and Roll, he made an appointment to see ...

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Baptist Women’s physical therapist rewarded for commitment to patients and team members

Baptist Womens physical therapist rewarded for commitment to patients and team members

Cynthia Greener, a physical therapist at Baptist Women’s Hospital, earned the facility’s most recent Service First award. Her nominator, Missy Nelson, an assistant administrator at Baptist Women’s, described Cynthia as “an exemplary employee” who is “conscientious, hardworking and ...

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