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Baptist Golden Triangle helps furry shelter friends

Baptist Golden Triangle team members found a clever way to connect the dots between the hospital’s discards and the Columbus-Lowndes County Humane Society animal shelter by repurposing linens. Working through Baptist team member Brenda Comer, who sits on …

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Baptist Union County to host community health fair

Baptist Union County will host a community health fair on Tuesday, Oct. 18 from 7 to 9 a.m. in the hospital’s front lobby. Participants can take advantage of free flu vaccines, vision screenings, body mass index assessments, blood …

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Baptist Medical Center supports the Walk4ALZ

The Baptist Medical Center team in Jackson joined forces and walked in support of Alzheimer’s Mississippi Walk4ALZ. Approximately 20 team members met on Saturday, Sept. 23 at the Flowood Nature Park to help raise funds for Alzheimer’s research. …

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Baptist DeSoto receives grant from Komen-MidSouth

Susan G. Komen Memphis-MidSouth awarded a $48,000 grant to Baptist DeSoto to provide screening and diagnostic mammograms and ultrasounds to underserved women. This Komen grant services DeSoto, Tate, Tunica, Marshall, Benton, Coahoma and Quitman counties in Mississippi. The …

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Baptist Booneville opens Closet of Hope

Baptist Booneville recently opened Closet of Hope, representing an organized intentional way to grow the generosity found at the hospital. Recognizing that healing happens in many dimensions, including meeting a patient’s spiritual and material needs, the Baptist Booneville …

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Baptist Jackson runs to fight brain cancer

The annual Head for the Cure 5K happens on August 12, 2017, and many Baptist Jackson team members will be lacing up their shoes to join the cause. Dedicated to raising awareness and research to fight brain cancer, …

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Keeping cool with Baptist Golden Triangle

During the intense summer heat, a group of Baptist Golden Triangle team members, the Lowndes County United Way and Helping Hands joined efforts to beat the heat through a “Fan Drive.” Hospital team members raised more than $1,700 …

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Baptist wins MPLOY award

During the City of Memphis Office of Youth Services July awards ceremony, Baptist won the MPLOY Youth Summer Experience Business Partner of the Year Award, and Lashundra Mickens, who interned with Baptist Community Relations, won the Youth Phoenix Award. …

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