Baptist Medical News Network

Baptist Medical News Network is a compilation of information from Baptist Health Systems. Baptist Health Systems, located in Jackson, Miss., is the parent company of Baptist Medical Center, The Mississippi Hospital for Restorative Care, Baptist Medical Clinic, Baptist Medical Center-Leake and a number of related healthcare services and programs.

Wednesday, February 3, 2016

Baptist Awarded Two Honors for Stroke Care

Baptist receives two honors for reaching specific accomplishments in the treatment of stroke. read more »

Friday, January 1, 2016

Bobbie Ware Appointed to Baptist Medical Center Chief Operating Officer

Baptist Health Systems CEO Chris Anderson announces Bobbie Ware's promotion to COO of Baptist Medical Center effective January 1, 2016. read more »

Thursday, December 31, 2015

2016 Fitness Trends Include Technology, Interval Training and, Yes, Certified Trainers

Baptist Healthplex Jackson Specialist Lorenzo Newell, NCSA-CPT, list the top five fitness trends in 2016. Fitness professionals are actually in a greater position for long term success because there is ... read more »

Monday, December 21, 2015

This Year Marks Bettye Quinn’s 60th Year to Work Christmas Day in Baptist’s ER

Bettye Quinn started her first job with Baptist as an admission clerk on Christmas 1955. She has worked Christmas day for every year since. read more »

Monday, December 14, 2015

Two Simple Tips to Help You Keep Your Promise to Workout in the New Year

Baptist Healthplex Jackson Fitness Specialist Lorenzo Newell offers this motivation information to help jump start that New Year's resolution. read more »

Monday, November 9, 2015

Baptist’s Cardiovascular Team Performs the Latest Heart Valve Replacement Procedure

Baptist is first in Mississippi to perform many technically advanced, minimally invasive valve repairs and replacements. On November 9, 86 year old Margaret Bennett of Winona came to Baptist for ... read more »

Monday, October 26, 2015

What is EPOC? How Does it Help You Burn A Ton of Calories?

Baptist Healthplex - Jackson Fitness Specialist Lorenzo Newell explains post workouts and the calories that keep burning after a workout. It's know as "excess post-exercise oxygen consumption. read more »

Monday, October 26, 2015

Pastoral Care Utilizes "Smart TV" To Meet Spiritual Needs of Patients

While television (TV) has long been the primary form of in-room entertainment in hospitals, new technology is blending this form of entertainment with meeting the needs of patients in their ... read more »

Monday, October 12, 2015

Baptist Healthplex - Jackson Offers 5 Tips to Lose Belly Fat That Don’t Include Crunches

Lorenzo Newell, Baptist Healthplex-Jackson fitness specialist, describes ways to reduce belly fat in this fitness tip article. read more »

Monday, October 5, 2015

Power of Pink Kicks Off

Baptist joins community partners to start Breast Cancer Awarenes Month read more »


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