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Vitalant Blood Drive | December 3 – 5

Posted November 14, 2019

South Central Regional Medical Center is hosting a Community Blood Drive with Vitalant. The Blood Drive will be held December 3-5, 2019 at various SCRMC locations. To reserve an appointment time, please call 601-426-4704 or visit vitalant.org and use sponsor code: scrmc.

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November 11 2019

SCRMC HealthBreak | Arthritis/Knee Replacement Surgery

The amount of satisfaction and enjoyment someone gets from successful knee surgery is tremendous. The value for the pain relief and the years of enjoyment that you’ll get from total knee joint replacement are well worth the investment. Patients really love this procedure. For more information, click here.

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November 05 2019

Collective Goods Book & Gift Fair | November 13-14

The Collective Goods Book and Gift Fair will be at South Central Place on Thursday, November 13th and Friday, November 14th.   Stock up on gifts for the upcoming holiday season! All proceeds benefit the South Central Health Care Foundation.   This event is open to the community.

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November 04 2019

SCRMC HealthBreak | Varicose Vein Treatment

“As patients get older, they think they have to live with varicose veins, pains and cramping, but that is not true,” said Hossein Nasajpour, MD. “Patients are pleasantly surprised by how easy the whole process is.” Vein Center of South Central Mississippi specializes in the treatment of leg cramping, leg pain, spider veins and varicose […]

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October 28 2019

SCRMC HealthBreak | Urolift

“UroLift is appropriate for anyone who has an enlarged prostate,” said Jens Graversen, MD, Urologist at South Central Urology. “Essentially men over the age of 50 who have symptoms such as getting up at night to go to the bathroom, frequently needing to urinate throughout the day, having to strain to void or having a […]

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October 28 2019

South Central Urology Clinic Offers Minimally Invasive UroLift® System

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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October 21 2019

SCRMC HealthBreak | Knee Replacement Testimonial

Ms. Roberta Moffett came to the decision that she did not want to live with the amount of pain she was experiencing from her knee arthritis. “We had tried other interventions with medications, injections,” said Steven Nowicki, MD, Orthopedic Surgeon at South Central Orthopaedics. “Together, we decided on a knee joint replacement. The surgery went […]

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October 14 2019

Employee of the Month | October 2019

Ashley is a Speech/Language Pathologist & Coordinator of Speech Therapy. She has been employed by South Central Regional Medical Center for 21 years. When asked what she likes best about working for SCRMC, Ashley said, “Meeting and helping our patients and families – through this, I often get to know them and have also made […]

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October 14 2019

SCRMC HealthBreak | Parkinson’s Pt. 2 Testimonial

When Dr. Eugene Owens was diagnosed with Parkinson’s, he began therapy treatment at the South Central Rehabilitation Center. Dr. Owens explains, “My history with the hospital began two years ago. I had been diagnosed with Parkinson’s. After I completed therapy, I started participating in the group therapy class called Parkinson’s Wellness Recovery. I find it […]

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October 10 2019

Lunch and Learn | November 1

Inside the Ambulance: What You Need to Know for an Emergency Situation Lunch and Learn on Friday, November 1   Paramedics serve an important role in healthcare. They offer immediate care to injured individuals, and ensure the safety and stability of patients in route to the hospital. The emergency responders work with nurses and physicians […]

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October 07 2019

SCRMC HealthBreak | Parkinson’s Pt. 1

Those who are diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease initially notice a small tremor, stiffness in their back or legs, small handwriting and diminished balance. The PWR Parkinson’s Wellness Recovery Program, offered by South Central Rehabilitation Center, is specific for each patient. This program provides those living with Parkinson’s disease somewhere they can be supervised and  receive […]

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