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BootCamp Blast | Wellness Center

Posted August 6, 2019

BootCamp Blast is a new aerobics class offered 5 days a week at the South Central Wellness Center in Laurel. Instructed by Kaitlin Farrar, this class offers a full body workout using a mixture of Cardio, High Intensity Training and Core Training. Classes Offered are: Monday at 12 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. Tuesday at 11 […]

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August 20 2019

Employee of the Month | August 2019

Spring was selected as the Employee of the Month for August 2019. She is an Inpatient and Outpatient Physical Therapist and has been employed by South Central Regional Medical Center for 19 years. Spring said, “I love the job and the patients I am able to help. I also feel like I work with my […]

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August 14 2019

Welcome Jennifer Mascagni, FNP | Ellisville Pediatric Clinic

The healthcare providers and employees at Ellisville Pediatric Clinic welcome Jennifer Mascagni, FNP to the South Central Health System. Jennifer is a native of Natchez, MS. She completed nursing school with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing and received a Master’s Degree as a Family Nurse Practitioner at Alcorn State University School of Nursing. Since […]

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August 14 2019

Welcome Dr. Stanford | Laurel Family Clinic

The healthcare providers and employees at Laurel Family Clinic welcome Jennie Stanford, MD, to the South Central Health System. Dr. Stanford is a native of Crystal Springs, MS. She completed medical school at the University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson and her residency in Family Medicine at the University of Alabama School of Medicine […]

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August 14 2019

Welcome Dr. Sparks | South Central Regional Medical Center

South Central Regional Medical Center welcomes Kendrick Sparks, MD, to the South Central Hospitalist team. Dr. Sparks completed medical school at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences and an internal medicine residency at Louisiana State University Health Science Center.  

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August 14 2019

Welcome Dr. Owens | Ellisville Medical Clinic

The healthcare providers and staff at Ellisville Medical Clinic welcome Jenisus Owens, DO, to the South Central Health System. Dr. Owens is a native of Hattiesburg, MS. She completed medical school at William Carey University and her residency in family medicine at East Central Health in Meridian, MS. Dr. Owens joins Ellisville Medical Clinic healthcare […]

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August 06 2019

SCRMC Announces Project SEARCH

A national program designed to help students with disabilities obtain competitive community-based employment is expanding to south Mississippi through a strategic collaboration of the Mississippi Department of Rehabilitation Services, South Central Regional Medical Center and the Jones County School District. Project SEARCH SCRMC is offering up to 12 students from the Jones County School District […]

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August 05 2019

Emergency Department, Urgent Care or Primary Care | Where to Go

Where to Get the Best Care and When to Go South Central Regional Medical Center offers Primary Care Clinics, Urgent Care Facility and an Emergency Department Some decisions are easy: where to buy groceries, when to add gas to your car, but when it comes to healthcare, the choice is not always so clear. When […]

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August 01 2019

Long-Term Care Careers | Human Resources

SCRMC Offers Employment Options for Nurses in Long-Term Care: ComfortCare Nursing Center and Jones County Rest Home Building relationships, providing care for others when they cannot care for themselves and life experiences are often gained when working with elderly patients. If you are looking to become a registered nurse, a licensed practical nurse or a […]

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August 01 2019

Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine Makes a Difference | Rebecca Roberts, DO

According to the United States National Institutes of Health, over 6.5 million Americans suffer from chronic wounds. Chronic wounds, known as the silent epidemic, may develop from a variety of different medical conditions, and may not heal for many different reasons. Typically, a wound that does not respond to normal medical care within 30 days […]

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August 01 2019

Pediatric Speech Therapy | SCRMC

Pediatric Speech Therapy at South Central Regional Medical Center 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, […]

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