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Registered nurse care coordinator Shirley Stasher reviews blood pressure data collected remotely using Bluetooth technology from a Center for Telehealth patient.

New study highlights success of remote patient monitoring

Monday, November 29, 2021

Mississippians with high blood pressure can get help through remote monitoring by providers at UMMC’s Center for Telehealth. A just-published study on a Medical Center RPM hypertension program is highlighting how successful such treatment can be in populations that look like Mississippi – and that have some of the highest rates of hypertension. Read More

Nurse manager Kristen Cherry gives a COVID-19 vaccination to Lindsey Anderson of Byram at the Batson Kids Clinic.

COVID-19 vaccination offers kids extra layer of protection, pediatricians say

Monday, November 15, 2021

Children ages 5 and older can receive doses of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine at the Batson Kids Clinic located at 421 Stadium Circle by Veterans Memorial Stadium. Parents should make appointments for their children online at or by calling (601) 815-5300 or (888) 815-2005. Read More

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