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Parkinson’s Awareness Day Event | April 25

Posted April 16, 2019

Parkinson’s disease is a progressive disorder of the nervous system that affects movement as certain nerve cells in the brain gradually break down or die. Many believe Parkinson’s disease is a death sentence, but if treated, the disease is manageable for those who have been diagnosed. South Central Regional Medical Center is hosting a Parkinson’s […]

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April 17 2019

City of Laurel Declares April as Donate Life Month

The City of Laurel has declared the month of April as National Donate Life Month. Every year, Donate Life America leads the celebration of National Donate Life Month (NDLM) to focus national attention on organ, eye and tissue donation and transplantation. South Central Regional Medical Center, Mississippi Organ Recovery Act and the City of Laurel join together […]

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April 16 2019

Employee of the Month | April 2019

Michelle was selected as the Employee of the Month for April 2019. She is a Clinical Informatics Analyst in the Accountable Care Organization Department  and has been employed by South Central Regional Medical Center for 4 years. Michelle said her favorite thing about working for South Central is, “my leaders have always been vocal about […]

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April 08 2019

Pediatric Speech Therapy at SCRMC Provides Hope for Children with Communication Issues

The greatest independence that one is given is the ability to communicate, yet for many children this is not possible. Anything that impairs a child’s ability to communicate, limits their life. Communication disorders come in many forms like stuttering, difficulty pronouncing words, delayed speech or language, difficulty comprehending words, difficulty expressing thoughts or extreme hoarseness. […]

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April 07 2019

City of Laurel Declares April 7-13, 2019 as National Volunteer Week

The City of Laurel has joined other cities across the nation in recognizing the vital role volunteers play in the community. Mayor Johnny Magee expressed his gratitude to the dedicated citizens on Tuesday, April 2 by declaring April 7 – 13, 2019, as National Volunteer Week. He signed the proclamation for South Central Regional Medical […]

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April 04 2019

Art of Healing Raises Over $30,000

South Central Health Care Foundation thanks the generous donors, sponsors, volunteers and guests for supporting the 2019 Art of Healing. With your support, we raised over $31,000 to fund numerous community health events, and provide education and support throughout the year. Bid Now! We are re-opening bidding from the 2019 event. Bidding is now open and ends […]

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February 28 2019

2019 Art of Healing | March 23rd

South Central Regional Medical Center Hosts the 11th Annual Art of Healing An Evening of Great Food, Live Music and a Silent and Live Auction for Great Cause. One of the most anticipated events in South Central Mississippi, the Art of Healing features items from around the country which have been donated for auction by […]

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February 26 2019

Back in the Game | Kelsi Jackson, South Jones Basketball

South Central Sports Medicine Helps Athletes Get Back in the Game With every step she made, every jump she took, Kelsi Jackson felt excruciating pain in her knee. Kelsi, a then tenth grade basketball player at South Jones High School, was unable to make basic movements without having sharp pain in her knee. As a […]

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February 19 2019

Employee of the Month | Kristina Wilkerson

Kristina was selected as the Employee of the Month for February 2019. She is a Registered Nurse in the Cardiac Cath Lab and has been employed by South Central Regional Medical Center for 3½ years. Kristina said her favorite thing about working for South Central is, “it feels like you are working with family, however […]

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February 19 2019

eNewsletter | February 2019

To read the South Central Regional Medical Center eNewsletter, please click HERE.

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February 11 2019

Free Diabetes Screening | South Central Diabetes Center

SCRMC Hosts Free Diabetes Screening on February 20th South Central Diabetes Center As many as 40 percent of adult Mississippians over the age of 65 have diabetes. And with that, the vast majority of type 2 diabetics do not know they are living with this disease. Given that Mississippi has the highest rate of obesity […]

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