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  • Memorial Physician Honored

    Date: December 8, 2009

    December 8, 2009 GULFPORT, Miss. - Dr. David Northington, Memorial Hospitalist, was recently named as a Guardian Angel. The Memorial Hospital Foundation set up the Guardian Angel program to give grateful patients the opportunity to make a donation to the Foundation in honor of a doctor, nurse, other staff member or volunteer who made a difference in their care or the care of a loved one at Memorial. Guardian Angel recipients will receive a lapel pin they can wear with pride. The donor said, "Dr. Northing......

  • Memorial Hospital Foundation Hosts Fundraiser for Children’s Healthcare

    Date: December 1, 2009

    December 1, 2009 GULFPORT, Miss. - The Memorial Hospital Foundation will host the first annual Miracles for Memorial: A Benefit for Children’s Healthcare on the Mississippi Gulf Coast on Saturday, December 12 at the IP Casino Resort & Spa Convention Center, 850 Bayview Ave., Biloxi. Proceeds will support the Memorial pediatric oncology unit, juvenile diabetic patients, and the renovation of the pediatric playroom. Entertainment will include music by Escalade Show and Dance Band, The Wise Guys, and Ju......

  • State Farm Agents Donate to Memorial Hospital Foundation

    Date: November 17, 2009

    November 17, 2009 Memorial Hospital Foundation received a $500 grant from State Farm in support of Memorial’s ThinkFirst Program. The grant will be used to purchase educational materials for students that participate in ThinkFirst presentations. ThinkFirst is a National Injury Prevention Foundation aimed at preventing brain and spinal cord injuries in student from kindergarten through grade 12....

  • Memorial Hospital and Keesler Medical Center Join Together in Unique Partnership

    Date: November 16, 2009

    November 12, 2009 GULFPORT, Miss. — Memorial Hospital at Gulfport and Keesler Medical Center have joined in a unique partnership offering several medical subspecialties to Mississippi Gulf Coast residents for the first time. The Keesler facility and Memorial Hospital signed a training affiliation agreement in April 2009 for subspecialists in pediatrics and obstetrics and gynecology to provide care for military and civilian patients on the Coast in association with Memorial Hospital and its surrounding cl......

  • Memorial Names Third Quarter 2009 STAR Recipients

    Date: November 16, 2009

    November 16, 2009 GULFPORT, Miss. — Memorial has named the recipients of the Third Quarter 2009 Star awards, Memorial’s highest honor. STAR — Service, Teamwork, Attitude and Respect — was developed to recognize outstanding customer service. STAR recipients are Rosetta Miller, Hospice; Gary Lunsford, Diagnostic Imaging; Lillian Cook, Medical/Surgical Services; Dr. David Kuhlmann, NICU, Women & Children Services; James Ryan, Emergency Services; Bobbi Berry, Community & Corporate Relations; Diann Br......

  • Memorial Hospital Honors Employees

    Date: November 11, 2009

    November 11, 2009 GULFPORT, Miss. — Memorial Hospital recognized a number of employees for their continued service and dedication at a special awards ceremony held November 6 at the Hollywood Casino in Bay St. Louis. This year’s annual event honored 297 employees. Presenting the awards were Gary Marchand, President/CEO; Larry Henderson, Vice-President, Administrative Services; Jeff Steiner, Vice-President, Finance; Dr. Nancy Downs, Vice-President, Medical Affairs; Jennifer Dumal, Vice-President, Patient ......

  • All-Terrain Vehicle Safety Fair

    Date: November 4, 2009

    November 4, 2009 GULFPORT, Miss. — The Gulf Coast Chapter of ThinkFirst, sponsored by Memorial Neurosciences and Rehabilitation along with Coast Cycle World, will hold an All-Terrain Vehicle (ATV) Safety Fair for children and teens Saturday, Nov. 14, 10 a.m.- noon at Coast Cycle World, 607 Pass Road, Gulfport. ATV safety experts will hold mini-educational sessions regarding the prevention of brain and spinal cord injuries. After attending a safety session, the first 100 attendees will receive: An ATV saf......

  • Memorial Behavioral Health Offers Free Depression Screening

    Date: October 7, 2009

    October 7, 2009 GULFPORT, Miss. - On Thursday, October 8, Memorial Behavioral Health will join over 1,000 community organizations, colleges and military installations throughout the country to offer free, anonymous mental health screenings in an effort to educate members of the public on the symptoms of depression and point them to local resources where they can get help. Memorial Behavioral Health will offer a free depression screening for adults on Thursday, October, 8, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., 11150 Hig......

  • Memorial to Offer Free Prostate Cancer Screenings

    Date: August 24, 2009

    Aug. 24, 2009 GULFPORT - Prostate cancer is the second leading cause of death in men. Although somewhat rare in men under 50 years old, there are no early warning signs or symptoms. The key to survival is early diagnosis and treatment. Memorial Oncology Services will offer free prostate cancer screenings to the public on Wednesday, September 16 and Thursday, September 17 from 6 -8 p.m. Appointments are limited; registration is required. For more information or to register, call 228-865-3611....

  • Memorial Hospital Foundation Announces Burdonne Young Scholarship Winners

    Date: August 11, 2009

    Aug. 10, 2009 GULFPORT, Miss. — The Memorial Hospital Foundation has announced this year’s winners of the Burdonne Young Scholarship. The scholarships are named in honor of Burdonne Young, former nurse for Memorial Hospital for over 50 years. These scholarships are awarded annually to dependents of Memorial employees. Scholarships in a healthcare related field were awarded to Jessica Boger and Ricky Raidell Floyd II. Jessica is the daughter of Elaine Boger, Customer Service Representative. She is a 2008 ......