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Published in Media Alerts on December 07, 2012 (PDF)

Cisco Santa Connection Unites batson patients with the north pole

Media Contact: Matthew Johnson at 601-984-1975 or

WHAT:  Cisco Systems’ annual “Santa Connection Program” will enable Batson Hospital patients to remotely connect and communicate with Santa using Cisco’s video collaboration technologies.

WHEN:  Monday, Dec. 10 from 9:30 a.m. to noon.

WHERE:  The lobby of Batson Children’s Hospital 

WHY:  The Santa Connection Program was developed five years ago to provide patients and their families a bit of holiday cheer and happiness during their hospital stays.