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.

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 »

Friday, October 2, 2015

Baptist Again Serves as Flagship Sponsor of Making Strides 2015

Baptist CEO marks annual American Cancer Society fundraiser   read more »

Friday, October 2, 2015

Baptist Medical Clinic Announces Affiliation With Premier Medical Group of Jackson

On October 1, the Jackson area physicians of Premier Medical Group’s practice began operating as Baptist Premier Medical Group. The practice will continue to be located in The Belhaven building ... read more »

Thursday, October 1, 2015

Baptist Kicks Off 2015 Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Launches Free Guide Booklet

Baptist Cancer Services wants people to be armed in the fight against breast cancer. During October, there are a number of opportunities to learn from physicians and other clinical professionals ... read more »

Thursday, October 1, 2015

Baptist Earns Award for Heart Failure Treatment

Baptist Earns Award for implementing a higher standard of Care for Heart Failure read more »

Thursday, October 1, 2015

Baptist’s Organ Donor Task Force Lauded

MORA recognizes Baptist’s Organ Donor Task Force read more »


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