Surviving Sepsis Requires Timely Treatment
Sepsis is the body’s extreme response to an infection, and without timely treatment, sepsis can rapidly lead to tissue damage, organ failure and death.
Batesville Man Enjoying Life (& Turnip Greens) after Heart Device
Cecil Wages of Batesville was skeptical about the Watchman device cardiac electrophysiologist Dr. Jim Stone recommended after hospitalization for abdominal bleeding.
NMMC to Offer ‘Gobble, Gobble’
North Mississippi Medical Center will offer two sessions of “Gobble, Gobble” during November.
NMMC Honors Volunteers with Service Awards
North Mississippi Medical Center volunteers were honored Oct. 11 at the Volunteer of the Year and Awards Luncheon.
HealthWorks! Class to Prepare Young Babysitters
HealthWorks! will offer Safe Sitter, a program to teach safe babysitting techniques for children 11 and older, on Tuesday, Nov. 26.
NMMC-West Point Honors Snell as Employee of the Quarter
Jamie Snell, a systems technician with Facility Operations, has been selected by his peers as the most recent Employee of the Quarter at North Mississippi Medical Center-West Point.
Dr. Maibam Joins Nephrology Group
Amita Maibam, M.D., recently joined Nephrology and Hypertension Associates, Ltd.
Dr. Lane Joins NMMC Rehabilitation Institute
Physical medicine and rehabilitation physician Michael Lane, M.D., has joined the medical staff of North Mississippi Medical Center’s Rehabilitation Institute.
Wright Wins Caregiver Award from Mississippi Health Care Association
The MHCA announced Linda Wright, social services coordinator for Baldwyn Nursing Facility, has received the second place award for Social Worker/Social Worker Designee.
Barham Receives DAISY Award
Registered nurse James Barham of NMMC’s Critical Care Unit recently received North Mississippi Medical Center’s DAISY Award for July.