When UMMC surgeons recently began offering non-complex, same-day surgeries at Merit Health Madison, it immediately translated into a good experience for their patients. Ease of access, parking within steps of the front doors, and a less crowded atmosphere are reasons patients cite for choosing surgery at the attractive facility in Canton. It’s made possible by a new relationship between the two hospitals.
Children will soon be playing in a space that will be a reminder of the regional impact of the foundation headed by New Orleans Saints and Pelicans owner Gayle Benson. The Medical Center announced the gift, which will help bring Children’s of Mississippi’s seven-story expansion to completion, during a news conference Thursday. The donation will also create a playground named in honor of Sanderson Farms, the title sponsor of the golf tournament that has raised millions of dollars to benefit the state’s only children’s hospital.
A book written by UMMC's division chief of general surgery has received national acclaim for its research in documenting the experiences of physicians and surgeons during wartime.
Several interesting events are scheduled for the upcoming weeks at the Medical Center.
Medical Center leadership is proud to acknowledge those employees who will celebrate service anniversaries during the week of Sept. 30-Oct. 6.