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South Central Urology Clinic Now Offering UroLift® System

Posted June 25, 2019

South Central Urology Clinic Now Offering UroLift® System Innovative UroLift System to Treat Enlarged Prostate Now Available Locally  South Central Regional Medical Center is pleased to announce the UroLift® System, the first permanent implant to treat symptoms due to urinary outflow obstruction secondary to benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) in men 50 years of age or […]

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June 24 2019

SCRMC contributes millions, CEO says | Feature by Mark Thornton

SCRMC contributes millions, CEO says Tax-exempt does not mean no taxes   Feature by Mark Thornton, Editor at Laurel Leader-Call Editor’s note: South Central Regional Medical Center is tax-exempt and county-owned, but does that mean it doesn’t pay any taxes? We reached out to the leaders at SCRMC to find out the truth, and we […]

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June 21 2019

Ivey Receives Multiple Certifications | SCRMC

Ivey Receives Multiple Certifications Kerri Ivey, Director of Accountable Care Organization/Population Health and Ambulatory Quality at South Central Regional Medical Center, has recently received multiple certifications for healthcare management. Ivey received certifications in Professional Healthcare Quality (CPHQ), Care Management (CMC) and as a Healthcare Risk Auditor (CHCRA). A Certified Professional in Healthcare Quality (CPHQ) is […]

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June 19 2019

Dr. Blake Retires | South Central Orthopaedics

South Central Regional Medical Center Honors Thomas H. Blake, Jr., MD, Orthopaedic Surgeon, at Retirement Reception South Central Regional Medical Center physicians, staff and guests celebrated the retirement of Dr. Thomas H. Blake, Jr., a long time orthopaedic surgeon at South Central Regional Medical Center, on Tuesday, June 19, 2019. Dr. Blake completed his undergraduate […]

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June 19 2019

Rhonda Smith Receives Doctorate of Social Work | SCBHS

Rhonda Smith, DSW, LCSW, Therapist at South Central Behavioral Health Services (SCBHS), recently received her Doctorate of Social Work (DSW) from the University of Tennessee – Knoxville. Smith received her bachelor’s degree in Psychology and a master’s degree in social work from the University of Southern Mississippi.  After completing the required two years post-graduate clinical […]

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June 18 2019

The Shafer Center for Crisis Intervention Makes Donation to SCRMC’s Emergency Department

The Shafer Center for Crisis Intervention Makes Donation to South Central Regional Medical Center’s Emergency Department The Shafer Center for Crisis Intervention recently hosted an undergarment drive at their local facility to aid local victims of sexual assault. Men’s, women’s and children’s new undergarments that were collected were donated to the South Central Regional Medical […]

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June 17 2019

South Central Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine Center Recognized with National Award for Clinical Excellence

South Central Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine Center Recognized with National Award for Clinical Excellence Laurel, MS– South Central Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine Center has been recognized with a national award for clinical excellence. Leaders, physicians and clinicians from South Central Regional Medical Center gathered to celebrate the Robert A. Warriner III, M.D., Center […]

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May 17 2019

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

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 17 2019

Options for Everyone Available at Cosmetic & Plastic Surgery Center

Options for Everyone Available at Cosmetic & Plastic Surgery Center Cosmetic and Plastic Surgery Center of South Central Mississippi – A South Central Clinic | 1410 Jefferson Street, Laurel, MS 39440 There is a common misconception that plastic surgery is driven by a desire to look good. Certain procedures can have profound effects on a […]

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May 16 2019

Better Speech and Hearing Month | May

South Central Regional Medical Center recognizes the month of May as Better Speech and Hearing Month. This month, we focus on raising awareness about communication disorders and promoting ways to improve the quality of life for those who experience problems with speaking, understanding or hearing. Common Experiences for Children Who May Have Speech/Language Disorders: Problems […]

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May 13 2019

SCRMC Volunteer Program Recognizes Caring Teens

In 2018, South Central Regional Medical Center began a teen volunteer program in conjunction with its adult program. The Caring Teen Volunteer Program is open to local teenagers, ages 16 to 18. Along with providing volunteer opportunities, the teens are able to observe and develop new skills, network with medical professionals, become educated on the […]

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