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  • Memorial Receives Donation in Memory of Baby Rose Watts

    Date: December 28, 2015

    GULFPORT, Miss. —Memorial Birthplace and Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) mothers received care packages, in loving memory of Rose “Rosie” Margaret Watts, from her parents Allison and Mark Watts on December 16, 2015. The Watts held a charity drive on November 7, 2015, to collect comfort and toiletry items for new mothers staying at the hospital while their child is in the NICU. The charity drive collected enough items for 118 mothers to receive the gifts. “This is something we would love to do again ......

  • Memorial Hospital Foundation to Host Guardian Angel Gala

    Date: November 10, 2015

    GULFPORT, Miss. —Memorial Hospital Foundation will host the 2nd Annual Guardian Angel Gala on February 26, 2016 at the Island View Casino Resort - Beach Tower, Gulfport. The Guardian Angel program allows 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. Memorial Hospital Foundation raises and manages funds to assist Memorial in its mission, buildin......

  • Memorial Hospital Names Third Quarter 2015 STAR Recipients

    Date: November 2, 2015

    GULFPORT, Miss. —Memorial Hospital at Gulfport has named the recipients of the Third Quarter 2015 Star awards—Memorial’s highest honor. STAR (Service, Teamwork, Attitude and Respect) recognizes outstanding customer service. STAR recipients attended a special award ceremony where they received gift certificates donated by the Memorial Auxiliary and gold pins to wear on their employee badges. The recipients are as follows: L-R (front row) Barbara Higgins, Family Practice Physicians; Jaquan Brown, Food &am......

  • Memorial Hospital First Choice Among Consumers Nine Years in a Row

    Date: October 28, 2015

    GULFPORT, Miss.—For the ninth consecutive year, National Research Corporation (NRC) has recognized Memorial Hospital at Gulfport among the nation’s top hospitals as a 2015/16 Consumer Choice Award winner. NRC has honored hospitals whose healthcare consumers have rated as having the best quality and image nationally. Memorial was selected as having the highest quality, best image/reputation, best doctors, and best nurses. “We are proud to be ranked among the nation's most reputable hospitals and most app......

  • New Walk-In Clinic Now Open in Bay St. Louis

    Date: October 21, 2015

    GULFPORT, Miss. —Memorial Physician Clinics - Bay St. Louis Walk-In Clinic, located within Pharmacy in the Bay, at 1140 Highway 90, Bay St. Louis, opened on Monday, October 19. Clinic hours are 10 a.m. – 5 p.m., Monday, Tuesday & Thursday. Call (228) 466-2957 for more information. Nurse Practitioner Amanda Miller will staff the clinic. A nurse practitioner (NP) is a registered nurse (RN) who has completed advanced education as well as clinical training beyond their registered nurse preparation. Most......

  • Memorial Physician Clinics Welcomes Neurosurgeon Lee Kesterson, MD

    Date: October 20, 2015

    GULFPORT, Miss. — Memorial Physician Clinics welcomes Lee Kesterson, MD, in the practice of Neurosurgery at 14213 Cook Road, Building A, Biloxi. Dr. Kesterson received his medical doctorate from Southwestern Medical School and completed his General Surgery...

  • Memorial Physician Clinics Welcomes Endocrinologist Mark Borchelt, MD

    Date: October 14, 2015

    October 14, 2015 GULFPORT, Miss.—Memorial Physician Clinics welcomes Mark Borchelt, MD, F.A.C.E. in the practice of Endocrinology at 4540 West Railroad Street in Gulfport. Dr. Borchelt earned his medical doctorate from the Northeastern Ohio Universities, C...

  • Memorial Offers New Program for Early Detection of Lung Cancer

    Date: October 5, 2015

    October 5, 2015 GULFPORT, Miss.—Memorial is the first facility on the Coast to provide a new program to assist physicians in diagnosing early stages of lung cancer. The SPiN® Thoracic Navigation System allows physicians to detect lung cancer earlier and ac...

  • Memorial Physician Clinics welcomes Diane Edrington, Nurse Practitioner

    Date: September 18, 2015

    GULFPORT, Miss. — Memorial Physician Clinics welcomes Diane Edrington, CFNP, in the practice of internal medicine at Beatline Medical Clinic, 5120 Beatline Road, Suite A, Long Beach. Edrington received her Master’s Degree in Nursing from the University of ...

  • Gary Fredericks appointed to Memorial Hospital Board of Trustees

    Date: September 17, 2015

    September 17, 2015 GULFPORT, Miss.—Mr. Gary Fredericks was appointed by the City of Gulfport to serve on the Board of Trustees at Memorial Hospital on June 16, 2015. Memorial is a multi-specialty medical complex jointly owned by the City of Gulfport and th...