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Forrest General’s Hospice receives Best Superior Performer Award

Forrest General’s Hospice recently received the Strategic Healthcare Programs’ (SHP) Best Superior Performer Award, which recognizes the hospital for achieving an overall score that ranked within the top 20 percent in the SHP national Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (CAHPS) Hospice benchmark and above the SHP national average for each CAHPS hospice quality measure in the 2017 calendar ...

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Forrest General honors Nurses of the Year

Forrest General honored its outstanding nurses during National Nurses Week celebrations, including Clinical and Non-Clinical Nurses of the Year and Nurse Leader of the Year. At a reception held on May 11, for nurses hospital-wide, Clinical Nurse of the Year was awarded to Joyce Rogers, RN, radiation oncology. Kenneth David Dees, RN, Epic, was honored as the hospital’s Non-Clinical Nurse ...

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Forrest General nurses become certified lactation counselors

Two nurses with Forrest General’s Women and Children’s Services, Samantha Marshall, RN, and Brittany Brabham, RN, have become Certified Lactation Counselors. CLCs are dedicated to the promotion, protection, and support of breastfeeding and human lactation in their work to prevent and solve breastfeeding problems.

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Forrest General Marketing and Communications brings home several awards from MHA’s Maggie Awards

Forrest General’s Marketing and Communications Department was recently honored with several awards at the Mississippi Hospital Association’s 30th Annual Maggie Awards ceremony. Forrest General received a Maggie Award and the Best In Show Electronic Media designation for a campaign promoting Heart Month called My Next Heartbeat. It received a Maggie Award and the Best In Show Print Media designation for ...

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Forrest General market awards include Best in Show

Forrest General’s Marketing and Communications Department was honored recently with several awards at the Mississippi Hospital Association’s 29th Annual Maggie Awards ceremony, including Best In Show Electronic Media. Forrest General received a Maggie Award and the Best in Show Electronic Media designation for a video promoting Heart Month. The video, which featured members of the Sweetea Club, encouraged viewers to ...

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Kabeer Burman joins Hattiesburg Clinic’s Hospital Care Service

Kabeer Burman, MD, recently joined Hattiesburg Clinic’s Hospital Care Service. Burman received his medical degree from Medical University of the Americas in Charlestown, Nevis, West Indies, and completed an internship and internal medicine residency at Ochsner Medical Center in New Orleans, La. His professional memberships include the Society of Hospital Medicine and American College of Physicians. Burman is providing care ...

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Forrest General cancer center receives accreditation

Source: Forrest General Hospital press release HATTIESBURG — The Commission on Cancer (CoC) of the American College of Surgeons (ACoS) has granted Three-Year Accreditation with Commendation to Forrest General’s Cancer Center. Receiving care at a CoC-accredited cancer program like Forrest General’s Cancer Center ensures that a patient will have access to comprehensive care, a multispecialty team approach, information about clinical ...

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Daniels promoted at Forrest General

Forrest General is pleased to announce that Troy Daniels has assumed the role of chief of human resources. This change comes in conjunction with the retirement of Rob Stultz, who served in the position since March 2003, and who officially retires Oct. 1. Daniels, who most recently served as director of human resources support, has been employed with Forrest General ...

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FGH receives recognition from Georgia National Guard

Forrest General Hospital and Forrest General’s Rehabilitation Department recently received certificates of appreciation from the officers and soldiers of the 2nd Battalion, 121st Infantry Regiment, 48th Infantry Brigade Combat Team “Task Force Warrior” of the Georgia Army National Guard. Forrest General was recognized for caring for the soldiers of the Warrior Battalion during their time in Hattiesburg in April and ...

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