Grice Retires from NMMC after 30 Years
Mary Grice, nurse manager for the Behavioral Health Center, has retired after 30 years of service at North Mississippi Medical Center.
NMHS Patients Have Opportunity to Participate in COVID-19 Investigational Treatment
Those who have completely recovered from COVID-19 may have immune-boosting antibodies in their plasma—called “convalescent plasma”—that could be used to treat critically ill COVID-19 patients. North Mississippi Medical Center is now working with Vitalant on collecting convalescent plasma from people who have recovered from COVID-19 as part of a program to treat patients infected with the virus. This FDA-sponsored investigation includes emergency use of a special blood product containing antibodies that may give patients an extra boost to fight the virus.
Iuka Medical Clinic Welcomes New Physician
Iuka Medical Clinic welcomes Cameron Bonds, M.D., to the clinic.
NMMC-West Point to Distribute Free Masks to Residents
North Mississippi Medical Center-West Point will distribute free masks to residents between 10 a.m.-3 p.m. beginning Wednesday, July 15, at the Wellness Center, 185 Medical Center Circle. Masks will be distributed during those hours weekdays while supplies last.
Dr. Pizzimenti Named to Internal Medicine Board
David Pizzimenti, D.O., has been appointed to a three-year term on the Board of Trustees of the American Board of Internal Medicine.
NMMC-West Point Welcomes Surgical Robot
North Mississippi Medical Center-West Point now offers robotic-assisted surgery with significant benefits, particularly for more challenging procedures.
NMMC Home Health Fleet Rollout
NMMC Home Health and Hospice recently introduced a new vehicle fleet with 19 new, locally-leased Nissan Versa vehicles.
NMMC to Distribute Free Masks to Tupelo Residents by Curbside Pickup
NMMC will distribute free masks to Tupelo residents through curbside pickup from 10 a.m.-noon and 1-3 p.m. Wednesday-Friday, July 1-3, at the NMMC Wellness Center.
COVID-19 Investigational Treatment
North Mississippi Health Services is participating in Expanded Access to Convalescent Plasma for the Treatment of Patients with COVID-19.
Health Care Foundation Awards Jim Spruiell Memorial Scholarships
Family and friends recently presented the second annual Jim Spruiell Memorial Scholarship to Paul Anglin, Karlee Avery and Ashley Pulse.