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November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month

Posted November 10, 2022

Lung cancer is by far the leading cause of cancer death among both men and women in the United States. But now there’s hope. Screening is used to detect lung cancer early, when it is more likely to be curable. South Central Regional Medical Center offers a low-dose CT lung screening. A CT is a […]

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November 28 2022

SCRMC HealthBreak | Baby-Friendly Designation, pt. 4

South Central Regional Medical Center is a Baby-Friendly Designated Facility. Patricia Tibbs, MD, Pediatrician at SCRMC, states, “The Baby-Friendly USA program states that breastfeeding is the optimum feeding for newborns. And secondly, that hospitals or any birthing centers where babies are born should make it a priority to give moms the opportunity to succeed with breastfeeding. […]

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November 21 2022

SCRMC HealthBreak | Baby-Friendly Designation, pt. 3

South Central Regional Medical Center is a Baby-Friendly Designated Facility. Cynthia Bonner, RN, Director of Maternal Child Services states, “We are extremely proud to be recognized for the hard work of our team members throughout the Baby-Friendly process. SCRMC is committed to providing the support, education and resources moms need to successfully initiate breastfeeding and […]

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November 16 2022

40% Off Eyewear | South Central Eye & Laser Center

Christmas SALE at South Central Eye & Laser Center South Central Eye & Laser is offering 40% off select eyewear including: Calvin Klein, Columbia, Dana Buchman, Nike, and Nicole Miller. Ray-Ban products are now available at South Central Eye & Laser Center. To purchase or to learn more, call 601-426-9454 or visit our store at […]

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November 16 2022

Blood Drive | December 1, 2022

Your donation is VITAL to the health of other. Choose to donate blood! South Central Regional Medical Center is hosting a Community Blood Drive with Vitalant. The Blood Drive will be held December 1, 2022 at SCRMC.  To scheduled an appointment, visit DONORS.VITALANT.ORG and use donor code: SCRMC

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November 15 2022

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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November 14 2022

SCRMC HealthBreak | Baby-Friendly Designation, pt. 2

South Central Regional Medical Center is a Baby-Friendly Designated Facility. As part of the Baby-Friendly Designation, SCRMC provides lactation support. Lactation consultants are professional breastfeeding specialists trained to teach mothers how to feed their baby. They help women experiencing breastfeeding problems, such as latching difficulties, painful nursing and low milk production. A lactation consultant also […]

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November 10 2022

Holiday Specials | Cosmetic & Plastic Surgery Center

Christmas Always Comes Early at the Cosmetic & Plastic Surgery Center! In November and December we are offering: Up to $125 off Fillers $100 off Botox and Xeomin Injectables (minimum of 50 units) Treat yourself or grab a gift for a loved one! Stop by to see us today at 1410 Jefferson Street in Laurel […]

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November 07 2022

SCRMC HealthBreak | Baby-Friendly Designation, pt. 1

South Central Regional Medical Center is a Baby-Friendly Designated Facility. Becky Page, RN, IBCLC, Maternal Child Coordinator, states, “When parents choose SCRMC as their birthing hospital they can expect nurses who have the latest evidence based education to help them reach their goal of feeding their infant.  As a Baby-Friendly hospital each nurse has completed […]

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November 07 2022

SCRMC is a Baby-Friendly Hospital

South Central Regional Medical Center Receives Prestigious Baby-Friendly Designation South Central Regional Medical Center is proud to announce that it has achieved the highly prestigious international Baby-Friendly designation after a rigorous review process conducted by Baby-Friendly USA, the organization responsible for bestowing this certification in the United States. Baby-Friendly is the gold standard for maternal […]

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November 03 2022

Close-to-Home Orthopedic Care Available in Waynesboro

South Central Orthopedics is pleased to offer orthopedic services in Waynesboro, Mississippi. In collaboration with Wayne General Hospital, Derrick L. Burgess, MD, Orthopedic Surgeon, is providing full orthopedic care and treatment for patients of all ages. “From pediatrics to fracture care, arthritis, sports medicine and general orthopedics, we are there to provide excellent orthopedic care […]

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