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Front-line caregivers at the Medical Center cheer on Raleigh resident Timothy Hudson, the 1,000th patient with COVID treated at UMMC, as he departs following a one-week stay.

Medical Center’s 1,000th hospitalized patient with COVID-19 safely discharged home

Monday, October 26, 2020

Timothy Hudson, a 34-year-old Raleigh resident, on Oct. 26 became the Medical Center's 1,000th hospitalized patient with COVID-19 to be safely discharged. Another 619 patients with COVID-19 have been treated in UMMC's adult and pediatric emergency rooms. And sadly, 200 others cared for here died from the virus. Read More

Cutting the ribbon on the Kathy and Joe Sanderson Tower at Children's of Mississippi are, from left, the Sanderson's daughters Julie Richard, Emily Whitaker and Katie Creath; patient Miracle Brown and her grandmother Aretha Edwards; state Children's Miracle Network Hospitals Champion Sybil Cumberland and her mother Tara Cumberland; Dr. LouAnn Woodward, vice chancellor for health affairs and dean of the School of Medicine; former Gov. Phil Bryant; and Melanie Morgan, board chair of Friends of Children's Hospital. Behind them stand leaders in medicine and government.

Ribbon cut on Kathy And Joe Sanderson Tower at Children’s Of Mississippi

Tuesday, October 13, 2020

The snip of a ribbon adorned with the colorful Children’s of Mississippi logo this morning signaled the beginning of a new era of pediatric care in the state. Read More

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