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Mississippi Hospitals Offer Proposal, Mississippi Cares, to Reform Medicaid in State

Posted May 17, 2019

Mississippi Hospitals Offer Proposal, Mississippi Cares, to Reform Medicaid in State Mississippi hospitals have announced a proposal, Mississippi Cares, to help cover the almost 300,000 Mississippi adults in our state who have no health insurance and are not currently eligible for Medicaid. The proposed plan would be a public-private partnership between the State of Mississippi, […]

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May 13 2019

SCRMC HealthBreak | ComfortCare Hospice Testimonial

I’m proud to recommend ComfortCare. Anyone would benefit from using Hospice. If I had to put a label on the team that I had, I would say that it was a championship team. They knew what they were doing. They sat and talked to me and encouraged me, and helped me through a really bad […]

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May 06 2019

SCRMC HealthBreak | Annual Check-Ups for Men

Just like you take your car in for regular maintenance, you want to do maintenance on the most important thing, which is yourself. if not for yourself, for your spouse, or for your children, or grandchildren, to make sure that you will stay healthy and be able to enjoy your family relationships and life in […]

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April 29 2019

SCRMC HealthBreak | Shoulder Surgery Testimonial

Dr. O’Keeffe made three small incisions. They healed up. There’s no scars. You can’t even tell I had surgery. The problem can be fixed. You don’t have to live with shoulder pain. If your shoulder hurts, come on in and let’s see if we can make it better for you. For more information, visit scrmc.com.

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April 22 2019

SCRMC HealthBreak | Shoulder Pain

They don’t have to live with shoulder pain. If your shoulder hurts, come on in and let’s see if we can make it better for you. The operations that we do nowadays are much, much more friendly to the patient than the older operations were. We often use arthroscopic surgery. For more information, click here.

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April 15 2019

SCRMC HealthBreak | Growth of South Central Cancer Center – Part 2

Cancer care has been growing dramatically over the last decade. We have made tremendous progress in the treatment of just about every cancer, whether that is lung cancer, breast cancer, colon cancer, or even leukemias. The newest thing that we are offering now is immunotherapy. That’s a newer treatment that’s come out in the past […]

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April 08 2019

SCRMC HealthBreak | Growth of South Central Cancer Center – Part 1

We provide state of the art care for cancer patients in this local area. Even though we’re a small town hospital and small town cancer center, we are going to give the care that you could get anywhere. South Central Cancer Center is an integral part of this community and it offers support and care […]

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April 01 2019

SCRMC HealthBreak | Importance of Annual Check-Ups

What’s the old saying? An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure, and I think that’s true. The important things are to know four numbers; your blood sugar, your blood cholesterol, your BMI, or body mass index, and your blood pressure. Because those four points can determine if other things need to be […]

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March 25 2019

SCRMC HealthBreak | Hip Replacement Testimonial – Ford

Brad Ford, a pastor at Corinth Church and hip replacement surgery patient, was one who was very well able to articulate his difficulties with his activities of daily life. He was having a hard time putting his shoes and socks on. Charles Black, an Orthopaedic Surgeon at South Central Regional Medical Center, drew pictures on […]

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March 18 2019

SCRMC HealthBreak | Hip Replacement Surgery

One of the interesting points that hip patients always make is how much it was hurting before, and how much better they feel after the surgery. Charles Black, an Orthopaedic Surgeon at South Central Regional Medical Center, states that one of the easy things to know if you have hip pain or not, is very […]

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March 12 2019

SCRMC HealthBreak | Art of Healing

Make plans now to attend the 11th Annual Art of Healing on Saturday, March 23rd at The Gables in Laurel. The event starts at 7 p.m. Tickets are $45 and can be purchased online at scrmc.com. The event features a live and silent auction, food, a cash bar and live music by Dr. Zarr’s Amazing […]

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