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Give your time as a gift

Do you have excess Paid Time Off? Your time is as valuable as any dollar when it comes to supporting the Baptist Foundation and your preferred charity. Choose to give excess PTO as a year-end, charitable gift. To …

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BUILDing Mississippi leaders

On Oct. 24, 2017, the third BUILD class graduated. The Baptist University | Institute of Leadership Development (BUILD), an educational program conducted through Baptist Medical Center in Jackson, Mississippi, began in 2016. BUILD offers an opportunity for department …

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Where miracles happen every day

You could have heard a pin drop at the Garrett Auditorium when two women met on a Tuesday afternoon in November. Surrounded by friends, family, the Mid-South Transplant Foundation (MSTF) team, and the Baptist heart transplant program team …

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New technology and sports discounts now available!

Baptist team members can now enjoy an Apple discount and a December Grizzlies discount, along with dozens of  discounts from apartments to phones. You can see all of Baptist’s discounts on the Baptist intranet, accessible from any Baptist …

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Placing grief in public view

Is it a film about life or death? The recently premiered Memphis documentary “Good Grief” opened to overwhelming success. Large crowds attended the Memphis and Collierville showings with the encore showing sold out. Directors Melissa Sweazy and Laura …

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Baptist Jackson fall news

The Junior League of Jackson’s 37th Annual Mistletoe Marketplace was held in early November at the Mississippi Trade Mart, with Baptist participating as the Grand Title Sponsor. Each year for the past decade, Baptist has partnered with the …

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Giving thanks for historic move

During Thanksgiving weekend, Baptist North Mississippi begins moving patients its new hospital. The move follows the soft opening of the hospital held on Nov. 8 for leadership and community leaders, during which visitors toured the new hospital. A …

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Remember #GivingTuesday on Nov. 28

Next Tuesday, Nov. 28 #GivingTuesday happens around the globe. Recognized as a global day of giving, #GivingTuesday began in 2012 as a pushback to post-Thanksgiving commercialization on Black Friday. This day is now recognized as a day of …

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Physicians talk lung cancer early detection

Dr. Raymond Osarogiagbon and Dr. Todd Robbins host an important discussion about the importance of detecting lung cancer early. Dr.  Osarogiagbon, oncologist/hematologist and director of Thoracic Oncology Research at Baptist, will join Dr. Robbins, lung surgeon and co-director for …

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