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Memorial Hospital at Gulfport expands to Stone County

Dr. Robert “Keith” Partrige, Family Medicine, Howard “Bud” Westbrook, MD, and Rebecca Harris, NP, of Stone County Family Medical Clinic in Wiggins are joining Memorial Hospital at Gulfport as part of Memorial’s expansion of Services. All three will see patients at the Medical Center location in Wiggins. Memorial also will add the nursing center in Wiggins as Memorial Stone County ...

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Memorial Hospital at Gulfport receives award

Memorial Hospital at Gulfport has received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get with The Guidelines — Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award. The award recognizes the hospital’s commitment to ensuring stroke patients receive the most appropriate treatment according to nationally recognized, research-based guidelines based on the latest scientific evidence. Memorial earned the award by meeting specific quality achievement measures ...

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Memorial Hospital recognized by U.S. News & World Report

Memorial Hospital at Gulfport has been recognized as Best Regional Hospital for Coastal Mississippi, as well as High Performing in abdominal aortic aneurism repair, heart failure, COPD and knee replacement for 2019-20 by U.S. News & World Report. The annual Best Hospitals rankings and ratings, now in their 30th year, is designed to assist patients and their doctors in making ...

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Memorial Hospital at Gulfport achieves Healthgrades Award

Memorial Hospital at Gulfport has achieved the Healthgrades 2019 Outstanding Patient Experience Award and two 5-Star Ratings in 2019 for Total Hip Replacement and Carotid Procedures. The Patient Experience Award recognizes Memorial as being among the top 10 percent of hospitals nationwide for patient experience, according to Healthgrades, the leading online resource for information about physicians and hospitals.

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Gulfport hospital hires VP

April LaFontaine, has accepted the position of Vice President, Revenue Cycle Services, at Memorial Hospital at Gulfport. She has a Bachelor of Science and Master’s degree in Business Administration. LaFontaine has earned the distinction of board certification from American College of Healthcare Executives. LaFontaine has experience in healthcare finance and revenue cycle management with other large health systems. Her role ...

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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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(UPDATE) Appeals Court upholds awarding of CON for hospital

BILOXI — Harrison HMA, owners of Gulf Coast Medical Center, has won a lawsuit challenging the state’s approval of its plan to build a new hospital in Biloxi. The Mississippi State Department of Health issued a certificate of need for the project in 2012. Mississippi requires a CON in a process designed to avoid duplication of health care services and ...

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Court of Appeals rules for Harrison HMA in hospital lawsuit

BILOXI — Harrison HMA, owners of Gulf Coast Medical Center, has won a lawsuit challenging the state’s approval of its plan to build a new hospital in Biloxi. The Mississippi State Department of Health issued a certificate of need for the project in 2012. Mississippi requires a CON in a process designed to avoid duplication of health care services and ...

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Memorial Hospital elects officers

Memorial Hospital at Gulfport has elected medical staff officers, and they will serve through 2016. Alton Dauterive, MD, was elected chief of staff. Dauterive is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons who was appointed to the medical staff of Memorial Hospital in July 1986. He is a graduate of Tulane School of Medicine in New Orleans. He completed ...

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