Posts Tagged ‘Baptist Medical Center’

Former Sen. Lott hospitalized with ruptured appendix

JACKSON — A one-time aide to former U.S. Sen. Trent Lott said yesterday that the Mississippi Republican has suffered a ruptured appendix. The former aide, Lee Youngblood, told The Associated Press that he has been in touch with Lott’s family. Youngblood said the 71-year-old Lott underwent surgery and is expected to recover. “He did have […] [...]

MSHP recognizes Dixon

by MBJ Staff Published: October 29,2012

Tags: Baptist Medical Center, Mississippi Society of Health System, Tripp Dixon

Baptist Medical Center clinical pharmacy specialist Tripp Dixon, Pharm.D., of Madison recently received the Mississippi Society of Health System Pharmacists Service Award. The honor was given during the MSHP annual meeting for outstanding service to the MSHP organization. Dixon serves as chairman of the MSHP education committee.   [...]

Tirman named president

Kerry R. Tirman, JD, MBA, FACHE, is the new president of Baptist Medical Center in Jackson. Kerry comes to Baptist from Brookwood Medical Center in Birmingham, Ala., where he has served as COO since 2008. From 2005 to 2008, Kerry was the CEO of Riley Hospital in Meridian. From 2003-2005, he served as associate executive […] [...]

Chaffee named best nurse

by MBJ Staff Published: February 22,2010

Tags: Baptist Medical Center, Keisha Chaffee, Nursing Excellence Awards

From the recipients of the quarterly Nursing Excellence Awards last year, Keisha Chaffee, RN, was selected as Baptist Medical Center’s 2009 Nurse of the Year. She is a Clinton resident and works in Baptist’s Adult Intensive Care Unit. Chaffee grew up in Jackson and attended Provine High School and attended Alcorn State. She received her […] [...]

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