Supply Chain Management at UMMC is the gentle giant that works behind the scenes, making sure that all departments have the supplies and equipment they need to take care of patients and the organization’s operations. For its excellence, Supply Chain Management has been recognized with a national accolade.
Dr. LouAnn Woodward’s leadership has, for years, reached beyond the Medical Center to the national arena. Now, with her election to a powerful position with a premier organization in medical education, she, along with her state, will have an even bigger say in the future of academic medicine.
Since 2015, quality improvement and patient safety has been the Medical Center’s top strategy. Hard work by UMMC’s front line is paying off. The Medical Center’s rating by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services has risen from one star to two on a five-star scale, a rating shared by many of the nation’s academic medical centers and safety-net hospitals. Find out more about what we’re doing to build momentum.
Thanks to the expanded children’s hospital, NICU babies now have their own individual rooms, allowing much needed space for therapy sessions, a quiet environment more conducive to teaching and learning, and privacy for parents.
Maggie Hanberry’s fight against stage IV cancer has inspired a memorial that’s matching gifts to help fund renovations to the Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders at Children’s of Mississippi. Her experiences as a patient are influencing updates to the center.
Several interesting events are scheduled for the upcoming week at the Medical Center.
Medical Center leadership is proud to announce the following additions to its faculty and leadership staff.
Medical Center leadership is proud to acknowledge those employees who will celebrate service anniversaries during the week of August 8 – 14.