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CMNH selects Mississippi’s Children’s Miracle Champion for national role

Aubrey Armstrong is finishing her year as Mississippi’s Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals Champion by being named as one of the 10 national CMNH Champions. The 15-year-old from Oxford will be an advocate for the more than 10 million patients treated in Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals throughout the U.S.]]>Original Article…

AirCare’s innovative model helps caregivers cope with ‘compassion fatigue’

It can happen to any caregiver, and AirCare team members are no exception: Helping people in stressful situations, over and over, can create “compassion fatigue.” Brock Whitson, AirCare flight nurse, has created a model to recognize and prevent emotional exhaustion that can put into peril a care provider’s ability to deliver compassionate care.]]>Original Article…

UMMC experts agree: Gratefulness, good health go hand in hand

According to Medical Center faculty and staff from a number of disciplines, when you experience the emotion of gratefulness, that positive feeling may help you cope with everyday ills, both temporary and chronic. As the traditional holiday season begins, they say gratefulness can be a gift in itself, one that keeps on giving benefits year-round.]]>Original Article…

AirCare recognized for innovative model to help caregivers cope with compassion fatigue

It can happen to any caregiver, and AirCare team members are no exception: Helping people in stressful situations, over and over, can create compassion fatigue, leaving some emotionally exhausted and putting into peril their ability to deliver compassionate care. AirCare and flight nurse Brock Whitson have taken on compassion fatigue, creating a model to both recognize and prevent it.]]>Original Article…

Women’s basketball visits score wins with children’s hospital patients

They may be in-state rivals, but the University of Mississippi and Mississippi State University women’s basketball teams came up with a winning game plan this week: bringing joy to patients in the state’s only children’s hospital. Ole Miss players enjoyed drawing and playing video games with patients Monday afternoon before heading to Hattiesburg to play Southern Miss Tuesday, and the Lady Bulldogs stopped in this morning for fun and foosball prior to their 7 p.m. game at Jackson State University.]]>Original Article…

Children’s lobby mural to be mosaic of individual masterpieces

Thousands of drawings by Mississippians will create a one-of-a-kind mosaic mural of the beauty of our state for the lobby of the Children’s of Mississippi hospital expansion. The digital art will include a kiosk, so those who add their artwork to the project will be able to look up their name and see their art’s location. The expansion is on schedule to open in fall 2020.]]>Original Article…

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Emerging leaders represent health equity program’s true legacy

Although the W. K. Kellogg Foundation-funded grant expired two years ago, the Health Equity and Leadership Initiative continues to benefit Mississippi’s health care community. Many of those who participated in the program that encouraged African-American males’ participation in health science education and service are now making their mark at UMMC.]]>Original Article…

From tragedy, life: Organ donors give ultimate gift

When family members make the often difficult decision to donate their loved one’s organs, they are helping to create heroes. Their loved ones are recognized on the Wall of Heroes, a sacred place at the Medical Center for the photographs of donors of all ages.]]>Original Article…

After accident, Ole Miss senior back in school, thanks to SON students

After suffering a spinal injury in a car accident, Summer Jefferson, a biochemistry major at the University of Mississippi, was determined to return to Ole Miss for her senior year. It seemed an unlikely goal – until a unique arrangement was formed with students in the Accelerated B.S.N. Program in Oxford.]]>Original Article…