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Allison Moore, medical ICU nurse, dons full personal protective equipment when she enters the rooms of COVID-19 patients.

Caring for COVID-19 patients: Teamwork, time make difference

Monday, June 22, 2020

A day in the Medical Center’s intensive care units and floors dedicated to COVID-19 patients brings many things. In the ICU, adults fight to live. On the floor, there’s more hope of recovery. The common ties are front line and support staff who stride toward the threat and the cautious promise of new treatments that could make a difference between life and death. Read More

Kitt Bailey, front, an OCH nurse practitioner, is seeing patients at Oktibbeha County Hospital along with University Heart cardiologists, from left, Dr. Bryan Barksdale, Dr. Trey Clark, Dr. James Pollard, Dr. Michael Hall and Dr. Mike McMullan.

OCH Regional Medical Center, UMMC open OCH Cardiology with University Heart

Monday, June 22, 2020

University Heart cardiologists are filling a longstanding care gap as part of the Medical Center’s affiliation with OCH Regional Medical Center in Starkville. Every Monday, OCH Cardiology with University Heart is seeing patients for a wide range of non-invasive services. The affiliation also allows residents to get their cardiac care requirements locally. Read More

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