Posts Tagged ‘Mississippi State Department of Health’

More WNV cases identified

by MBJ Newswires Published: September 14,2009

Tags: medical, Mississippi State Department of Health, MSDH, West Nile, WNV

Across Mississippi – The Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) reports three additional human cases of West Nile virus (WNV) for 2009, bringing the state’s total to 29 with two deaths. The new cases are in Leflore, Neshoba and Rankin counties. The MSDH reports both confirmed and probable cases to the public. Since July 2009, […] [...]

More West Nile cases identified within state

by MBJ Newswires Published: August 31,2009

Tags: Mississippi State Department of Health, MSDH, West Nile

The Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) reports five additional human cases of West Nile virus (WNV) for 2009, bringing the state’s total to 20 with two deaths. The new cases are in Clay, Harrison (two), Hinds and Monroe counties. The MSDH reports both confirmed and probable cases to the public. Since July 2009, WNV […] [...]

West Nile claims first life in Mississippi

by MBJ Newswires Published: August 10,2009

Tags: Mississippi State Department of Health, West Nile

The Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) reports the first death of the 2009 West Nile virus (WNV) season, has identified two new WNV cases and has identified dozens of new cases of H1N1 swine flu. The first victim of WNV was a Washington County resident. In 2008, there were three deaths related to complications […] [...]

More swine flu identified

by MBJ Newswires Published: July 27,2009

Tags: Mississippi State Department of Health, MSDH, swine flu

Across Mississippi — The Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) reports 22 new cases of H1N1 swine flu for last week, bringing the state’s total number of cases to 234. The new cases last week were in Coahoma (two), Harrison (two), Lincoln (two), Panola (two), Chickasaw (one), Choctaw (one), Covington (one), DeSoto (one), George (one), […] [...]

Swine Flu cases top 200 across the state

by MBJ Newswires Published: July 20,2009

Tags: Mississippi State Department of Health, MSDH, swine flu

The Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) reports 31 new cases of H1N1 swine flu for the week of July 6-12, bringing the state’s total number of cases to 212. [...]

Swine flu cases exceed 150

by MBJ Newswires Published: July 13,2009

Tags: Mississippi State Department of Health, MSDH, swine flu

ACROSS MISSISSIPPI — The Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) reports 29 new cases of H1N1 swine flu for the week of June 29-July 5, bringing the state’s total number of cases to 181. The new cases last week were in Winston (seven), Harrison (four), Jackson (two), Madison (two), Oktibbeha (two) Warren (two), Coahoma (one), […] [...]

Health Department awards CONs

by MBJ Newswires Published: July 6,2009

Tags: awards, healthcare, Mississippi State Department of Health

ACROSS MISSISSIPPI — The Mississippi State Department of Health has awarded certificate of needs (CONs) to six hospitals and one healthcare organization. The CONs were awarded to: - Southwest Mississippi Regional Medical Center in McComb to establish mobile PET services. There is no capital expenditure on this project. - River Oaks Hospital, LLC, (d/b/a River […] [...]

Q&A: Ed Thompson, State health officer of the Mississippi State Department of Health

by MBJ Staff Published: June 22,2009

Tags: Ed Thompson, healthcare, Mississippi State Department of Health

Healthy Mississippi Thompson serving state during challenging times There are many health issues currently facing Mississippi, and there is one man who knows and maintains the state’s prevention and intervention efforts.  Dr. Ed Thompson, however, seems to handle the responsibility with ease.  The Mississippi Business Journal recently asked Thompson about the state’s most pressing issues, […] [...]

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