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Art of Healing | March 24

Posted January 16, 2018

Art of Healing: March 24, 2018 Purchase Tickets Now! Art of Healing is an annual art auction that is held each spring as a community fundraiser for the South Central Health Care Foundation. Approximately 400 people have attended our past events, with over $30,000 raised. These funds helped cover the cost of events such as the […]

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January 15 2018

SCRMC Healthbreak | Community Health Fair

According to Karen Vanderslice, Community Education Coordinator at SCRMC, “A healthy community is a prosperous community.” South Central Regional Medical Center is hosting a large community health fair this Thursday, January 18, which is free to the public, at South Central Place. Free health screenings will be available, and will include cholesterol, blood pressure, blood […]

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January 08 2018

SCRMC | Grief Counseling

Grief is a natural response to any major loss, and can be triggered by a variety of scenarios. Brett Cutrer, a therapist at South Central Behavioral Health Services explains that grief is any traumatic event you’ve gone through. Affective grief work is not done alone. Many feel as though grief is better managed alone, but […]

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January 01 2018

SCRMC | Annual Report

South Central Regional Medical Center serves as the second largest employer in Jones County with more than 2,000 employees. The system includes a 285-bed regional medical center, 22 medical clinics, two nursing homes, a comprehensive cancer care center, wellness and outpatient rehabilitation center, a cosmetic and plastic surgery center, a home health and hospice division, […]

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December 25 2017

SCRMC | Merry Christmas 2017

Merry Christmas from the South Central Regional Medical Center family

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December 18 2017

SCRMC | State Legislature and Practice

Donnie Scoggin is a family nurse practitioner who has been providing care in the Ellisville area for more than 25 years. He says the providers at Ellisville Medical Clinic see patients of all ages. They offer everything from acute care to runny nose, cold, sprain, minor lacerations, diabetes, hypertension, thyroid, and more. They offer both […]

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December 11 2017

SCRMC | Vanquish

Many people who exercise, eat a healthy diet, and lead an active lifestyle still struggle with excess fat in certain areas of the body.  Brandi Tynes, a family nurse practitioner at the Cosmetic and Plastic Surgery Center of South Central Mississippi, says the Vanquish procedure may be the solution.  Vanquish is a FDA approved, noninvasive […]

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December 04 2017

SCRMC | Dr. Singh – Introduction to Community

South Central Behavioral Health Services is an outpatient service that provides individual and family counseling through qualified health care providers. It is growing with the addition of a new psychiatrist, Dr. Amandeep Singh. He has had extensive training in various places. Dr. Singh is an adult psychiatrist who treats a wide range of patients dealing […]

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November 27 2017

South Central Regional Medical Center Wishes You a Happy Thanksgiving

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November 20 2017

SCRMC | Chemo Drugs

Chemotherapy is the treatment of cancer with one or more cytotoxic neoplastic drugs, and has been around for more than 70 years.  Today, chemotherapy is the standard of care for cancer treatment.  Dr. Nikhil Mukhi at South Central Cancer Center explains that chemotherapy is a group of medications used to beat cancer.  He discusses that […]

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November 13 2017

SCRMC | Stroke Part 2 – EMServ

Each year, almost 800,000 people suffer from a stroke, making it the leading cause of serious, long-term disability in America.  Wyth Collins, EMServ’s operations manager at South Central Regional Medical Center explains discusses two different types of strokes.  During a stroke, the brain is deprived of oxygen, which causes brain tissue to die.  That’s why […]

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