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As of April 1, 2022, UMMC is out of network with Blue Cross & Blue Shield commercial insurance plans. This does not impact members of the Mississippi State and School Employees' Health Insurance Plan.

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Nurse educator Baylie Leblanc shows Children's of Mississippi patient Hayden Johnson the features of MyChart Bedside and the games and entertainment options on his tablet.

Education, information at fingertips for children’s hospital families thanks to MyChart Bedside

Monday, August 15, 2022

Medical information, schedules, video games and movies – all are options with MyChart Bedside, a tablet-based app provided to patients and their families in pediatric intensive care and in the medical-surgical units of Children’s of Mississippi. When patients go home, their parents can still access their hospital details through MyChart. Read More

Dr. Alissa Willis, chair of neurology at UMMC, and Dr. James Keeton, professor emeritus and former vice chancellor for health affairs and dean of the School of Medicine, thank Dr. Robert Gilbert for his gift toward an endowed chair of neurology.

Columbus connection, need for neurologists result in Gilbert-Willis Chair at UMMC

Monday, August 15, 2022

Columbus native Dr. Robert Gilbert and neurology chair Dr. Alissa Willis, a graduate of the Mississippi School for Mathematics and Science at Mississippi University for Women, were introduced by professor emeritus and former vice chancellor Dr. James Keeton, who also hails from Columbus. The result is the start of a fund to endow a chair of neurology at UMMC. Read More

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