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To celebrate #DonateLife Month, transplant recipients and family members of donors who gave the Gift of Life released balloons during an annual picnic given in their honor. Donate Life Mississippi
Apr 18, 2015
While looking into patient falls data, nurse manager Cissy Bailey recognized a pattern. So, she did something about it.
The program she developed is getting national attention and recently helped UMMC to be named one of two recipients of the National Patient Safety Foundation's Stand Up for Patient Safety Management Award, along with Northshore LIJ Medical Center.
Apr 17, 2015
July 7, 1976 is a notorious day in the annals of UMMC's history.
On that day, all 11 residents in the Dept. of Orthopedic Surgery resigned in protest of their chair's "lack of guidance, direction and concern... ."
The Recalcitrant Residents, as they would be called, reunited nearly 40 years after their bold move to reminisce about the event, their careers that followed and the department that is now a "polar opposite" from the one they left.
Apr 16, 2015