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Baptist Earns Silver and Gold for Heart Services

With recent American Heart Association (AHA) awards, Baptist finds itself colored in silver and gold, specifically for patients experiencing a STEMI (ST Elevation Myocardial Infarction). Baptist North Mississippi, Baptist Golden Triangle and Baptist DeSoto all received awards, either …

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Baptist DeSoto Reports Low CAUTI and VAP Incidence

Baptist DeSoto has gone 393 days without a Catheter Associated Urinary Tract Infection (CAUTI) and 280 days without Ventilator Associated Pneumonia (VAP). “This is a record for our ICU without a CAUTI. It could not have happened without …

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Mississippi Hospitals Welcome Leap Year Babies

A few families in North Mississippi grew by leaps and bounds during this Leap Year. Babies arriving on Leap Day, Feb. 29, at Baptist Memorial hospitals in Mississippi received special gifts to commemorate their birth. At Baptist North …

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DAISY Award winners recognized for their kindheartedness

You can read this and any Leader article on any smartphone, tablet or computer by visiting Baptist DeSoto and Baptist Golden Triangle recently honored nurses with DAISY Awards for their tremendous compassion with patients and family members. …

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