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Memorial IT recognized

Memorial Hospital at Gulfport has achieved Stage 6 recognition on the Electronic Medical Record Adoption Model by Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society Analytics. HIMSS is a global, cause-based, not-for-profit organization focused on better health through information. HIMSS evaluates the progress and impact of electronic medical record systems for hospitals by tracking their progress in completing eight stages (0-7)

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Richard Barry becomes vice chair

J. Richard Barry of Meridian has assumed the role of Vice Chair for the Mississippi Board of Mental Health. Barry is a Senior Partner in the law firm of Barry, Palmer, Thaggard, May and Bailey, LLP in Meridian. Barry received his law degree from the University of Mississippi. He is a member of the American Bar Association, Mississippi Bar Association, ...

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Holland to lead foundation

Jody Holland, Ph.D., has been named executive director at Lafayette Oxford Foundation for Tomorrow, a community foundation through which individuals, families, organizations and corporations invest in the well-being of Oxford and Lafayette County. Holland is charged with developing long-range strategies as well as providing leadership and executing administrative functions for LOFT. Jody will be responsible for asset development, public relations, ...

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Lampley on health board

Julie Williams Lampley, a partner with in Butler Snow’s Nashville office and a Jackson native, has been named to the Nashville Health Care Council 2015-16 board of directors. Lampley is the Assistant Practice Group Leader of Butler Snow’s healthcare regulatory and transactions group and a member of the firm’s executive committee. She focuses her practice on health care law, commercial ...

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Zetella Gooch named consultant

BNI Mississippi has announced Zetella Gooch as Area Director Consultant. Gooch will be responsible for the coordination of BNI Director Consultants and Ambassadors. She will ensure the success of BNI chapters and their members in the areas of chapter growth, member retention, and the formation of new chapters in the Central Mississippi Region. A member of the Jackson Referral Connection ...

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Three have new roles at Pearl River Community College

Three new directors bring a variety of experience to their positions at Pearl River Community College in Poplarville. Terri Clark is director of adult education services, Delana Harris is director of recruiting and marketing and Dr. Ed Pinero is director of career and technical education programs. Clark has been adult education/GED counselor at PRCC since October 2009. She taught psychology ...

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C Spire forms cloud sales team

C Spire Business Solutions has developed a sales team focused solely on cloud-based services optimized for vital service organizations such as hospitals, banks and government agencies. Promotions and new hires include: Nathan Slater was promoted to Vice President, Cloud Services Sales. Nathan directs the development of C Spire Business Solutions cloud service and channel sales strategies to drive customer acquisition ...

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Five join White Construction

White Construction Co. has added five new employees. Hunter Hawkins is an estimator in the Jackson office. Hawkins is a Jackson native and a licensed pilot. He obtained his Construction Sciences degree from the University of Southern Mississippi in Hattiesburg. Teddy Evans is a superintendent in the Jackson office. He is a native of Crystal Springs and has 35 years experience ...

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Finkelberg, Rice honored

Arty Finkelberg has been named Barron’s Top 1,200 Financial Advisors for 2015. Finkelberg and partner Joe Rice, were also ranked by the Financial Times of London as Top 400 U.S. Financial Advisors for 2015. Finkelberg and Rice are Senior Vice Presidents of Investments and Managing Directors of Investments for Finkelberg Rice Group of Raymond James. The Barron’s Top 1200 Financial ...

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