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Monday, March 30, 2020
Since early last week, nearly 250 UMMC students have been deployed to different jobs on and off the Medical Center campus to help in the fight against COVID-19. Students from all seven schools are represented on the COVID-19 Student Response Coordination Team. Read More
Sunday, March 29, 2020
As UMMC continues to care for patients and facilitate testing during the COVID-19 outbreak, weary frontline staff are getting a boost from the community. Donations of meals, PPE and necessities for patients and their families are lifting spirits as the Medical Center's response ramps up. Read More
More Mississippians will be tested for possible COVID-19 infection, thanks to mobile specimen collection sites opening this week in cities including Vicksburg, Greenwood, Meridian, Natchez and Picayune.
Published on Saturday, March 28, 2020
UMMC conducted its first in-house test for COVID-19 March 26. The Medical is using a commercially available method that can run up to 180 tests per day. UMMC scientists from across campus are also designing their own Laboratory Developed Test for COVID-19.
Published on Friday, March 27, 2020
1: Wash your hands often. 2: Cough into your elbow. 3: Don’t touch your face. 4: Keep safe distance from others. 5: Stay home if you are sick.
Published on Thursday, March 26, 2020
Wear a mask only if you have a fever, cough, or runny nose.
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