Drama. As if students don’t cope with enough drama outside of class already, many have to deal with it during class in UMMC's Standardized Patient program.
But it’s drama with a clear benefit: It gives them a chance to hone their clinical and communication skills by observing and identifying fake illnesses.
As for the “patient actors,” they advance the cause of health education, while getting to scratch their acting itch.
Mar 3, 2015
State and city leaders joined Baton Rouge-based Venyu Solutions late February to officially break ground on a technology center to be built by the company on the area that includes the former McRae's on Meadowbrook Rd.
The UMMC Center for Telehealth will lease a new building on the site that will become its base of operations.
For more about this development and what it means to Mississippi and Jackson, click this link: http://bit.ly/1wlP6s7
Mar 2, 2015
Children's of Mississippi is planning a "transformational" expansion project that includes renovations to Batson Children's Hospital and a new building next door.
The project addresses pediatrics' growing need for space and will be a major step toward meeting the statewide health-care needs of Mississippi's kids.
Feb 27, 2015