Important 2016-2017 Year End Foundation Requirements

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Annual Employee Foundational Requirements Due August 31, 2017 A tri-fold brochure was recently sent to all employees explaining details about the 2017 Foundational Requirements.  If you have questions, please contact HR at 601.968.1296 or email To be eligible for merit increase, employees are required to complete the following assignments by the deadline of August 31, 2017: … Continue Reading →

Update Info on Annual TB Test

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ATTENTION: ALL BAPTIST EMPLOYEES:  Required TB Testing All testing must be completed by Thursday, August 31. This is a Foundational Requirement! Employee TB Testing Blitz Schedule Location: Belhaven Building 2nd floor, north hallway (see sign outside door)  Monday, August 7th – Friday, August 11th 6:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.  and  3:15 p.m. – 6:15 p.m. Monday, August … Continue Reading →

Summer 2017 BUILD Class Graduates

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Baptist University | Institute of Leadership Development (BUILD) is a program conducted through Baptist Medical Center in Jackson, Miss. The educational program began in 2016 as an opportunity for department leaders to grow their leadership knowledge and skills through a 7-month program. Courses throughout the program include communication, goal-setting, team building, financial leadership, interviewing and … Continue Reading →

Congratulations to the Winners of the “Let’s Get Moving!” Challenge

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Congratulations to the winners of our “Let’s Get Moving!” physical activity challenge prize drawing: * Charles Gray – Diagnostic Ultrasound – Fitbit Charge 2 and Aria smart scale * Kaileen Gibbs – 5D Oncology – $50 Academy gift card Way to go, Charles and Kaileen!  A huge “Thank You” to everyone who participated in this … Continue Reading →

Foundational Requirement: Required TB Testing August 2017

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TB testing is required during the month of August for all employees. Physicians and Baptist clinics outside of the main campus area: you will receive details soon regarding the process for your TB testing. Employees tested prior to August 1, 2017, including new hires, are required to have TB testing done again in the month … Continue Reading →

Baptist University Institute of Leadership Development Announces its Third Class Members

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Baptist University | Institute of Leadership Development (BUILD) continues to be a great opportunity for our department leaders to grow their leadership knowledge and skills through a 7-month program that includes topics such as communication, goal-setting, team building, financial leadership, interviewing and more. After completing an application, interview and selection process, the following Baptist leaders … Continue Reading →

2017 Dragon Boat Regatta Race

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The Madison County Chamber of Commerce held its ninth annual Dragon Boat Regatta Race. After the first race, Baptist was 18th out of 46 boats. Then, moved to 16th after the second race. The Baptist team had the opportunity to participate in the final round of 16 and ended up 12th after the 3rd race. … Continue Reading →

LivingWell at Baptist: “Let’s Get Moving” Challenge; Health Coaching Due Date

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“Let’s Get Moving” – LivingWell at Baptist Physical Activity Challenge Begins June 1, 2017 Over 150 employees have registered for the “Let’s Get Moving” challenge so far!   “Let’s Get Moving!” is a 4 week physical activity challenge for current Baptist employees.  The goal is to “get moving” for at least 30 minutes per day, 5 … Continue Reading →

Read The Baptist Magazine, Winter-Spring 2017!

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The Winter/Spring 2017 issue of The Baptist Magazine is now available online. In this issue: * Magnet Celebration: Baptist Medical Center Receives Nation’s Highest Nursing Designation * No Task is Too Big or Too Small for Carmen Case * Baptist Heart is Home to Complete Heart Care * Baptist’s Low-Cost Screening Saved Louisiana Man’s Life … Continue Reading →

2017 Health Coaching Visits – 1st Visit Must Be Completed by June 16th

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Don’t forget to log into your LivingWell at Baptist health portal at to view your biometric screening results.  If you did not meet at least 5 health markers based upon your biometric screening results, you must complete three (3) coaching visits as part of the steps necessary to earn the 2018 wellness incentive premium discount.  The … Continue Reading →