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Driftwood Nursing Center will become part of Memorial Hospital on July 1

Posted Date: May 14, 2019

Gulfport, Miss.—Memorial Hospital at Gulfport is pleased to announce, effective July 1, Driftwood Nursing Center will officially become part of Memorial and operate as Memorial Driftwood Nursing Center.

The center, a 151-bed nursing home facility, will remain at 1500 Broad Avenue and will add approximately 150 clinicians and support staff to Memorial. There will be no interruption in care provided to patients which includes 24-hour RN and LPN nursing care, a therapy team providing therapeutic activities, and one-on-one counseling.

“We’re pleased to welcome Driftwood Nursing Center and their staff to our healthcare team as we continue to offer comprehensive medical services in South Mississippi. Driftwood will enhance the continuum of care needed for our patients and their families,” said Kent Nicaud, President/CEO, Memorial Hospital at Gulfport.