CenterView: January 14, 2013
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Gov. Phil Bryant
As third-year medical student Bradley Deere helped mark the symbolic groundbreaking for UMMC’s new School of Medicine, he admitted in front of God, the governor and everybody that he was a “little jealous.”
Mississippi’s health challenges, including access to medical care, are well documented. The Pediatric Specialty Outreach Clinics, a cooperative new partnership between the University of Mississippi Medical Center and the Hattiesburg Clinic
, offer a way to meet that challenge.
On a soggy morning in December, nurse practitioner Kathy Rhodes and registered nurse Kayla Logan are treating a steady stream of runny-nosed preteens.
As a cold rain beat on the window, Catherine Terhune savored the warmth and weight of her daughter’s body against her chest, enjoyed the slow, raspy music of her baby’s breathing that beat out the rhythm of another miracle.
A new Web-based application now being deployed at the University of Mississippi Medical Center
promises to be a one-stop shop for the retrieval of historical (pre-Epic) patient data.
Despite rising asthma rates nationally, Dr. Gailen Marshall believes a cure could be less than a lifetime away.