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Inside a Samaritan's Purse field hospital tent, hospital beds, medical equipment and supplies stand ready for care.

Samaritan’s Purse COVID-19 field hospital to open Wednesday

Tuesday, August 17, 2021

COVID-19 patients have been receiving care inside a 32-bed Samaritan’s Purse field hospital since Wednesday. The second field hospital to open in less than a week at UMMC, it joins a 20-bed federal field hospital opened Friday for low-acuity COVID-19 patients. The two field hospitals, housed in parking garages, are a resource for UMMC and the state’s other hospitals during the surge of COVID-19’s Delta variant. Read More

Registered Nurse Helen Ann Campbell checks on Keelyn Green, who is recovering at Children's of Mississippi from a serious bout with COVID-19.

‘It’s unrelenting’: Rising pediatric COVID-19 cases stress full children’s hospital

Monday, August 16, 2021

Children’s of Mississippi is seeing increasing numbers of otherwise healthy children who are seriously ill with COVID-19, but other cases at the state’s only children’s hospital, anything from routine illnesses and injuries to rare conditions, aren’t decreasing. Read More

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