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A wish come true: Kathy and Joe Sanderson Tower opens

A wish come true: Kathy and Joe Sanderson Tower opens

Monday, November 9, 2020

Three days involving months of planning and simulations has resulted in the successful transition to care inside the Kathy and Joe Sanderson Tower at Children’s of Mississippi. Read More

After hand-sanitizing, Guy Giesecke, Children's of Mississippi CEO, and Jovi McCloud of Morton, the first patient to enter the Kathy and Joe Sanderson Tower at Children's of Mississippi, share a high-five as Jovi's mother, Amy McCloud, watches with approval.

Patient care begins today in Kathy and Joe Sanderson Tower

Monday, November 2, 2020

The day dreamt of is now here: the opening of the Kathy and Joe Sanderson Tower at Children’s of Mississippi. The first patients arrived for surgical care just before dawn, with imaging and clinical care patients following later in the morning. The tower’s 32 private pediatric intensive care rooms and 88 private neonatal intensive care rooms open Tuesday and Wednesday, respectively. Read More

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