Register Now for Carry The Baptist Torch Program

Pursuing Our Mission

Carrying the Baptist Torch Program is November 10 and 11. The workshop teaches staff how to focus on self-care, teamwork, and why they come to work each day (patients/families). This program engages employees to help with our mission and encourages teamwork organizationally and within their work area. To register: Log into HealthStream, Click Catalog, Search … Continue Reading →

Seeking Breast Cancer Survivors for “The Beauty of Cancer” Photo Exhibit 

Pursuing Our Mission

If you are a breast cancer survivor or are going through treatment, WJSU radio station and Jackson State University are organizing an event to heighten awareness. “The Beauty of Cancer” will be a photo exhibit tentatively scheduled for display during National Cancer Prevention Month in February. However, your help is needed now. The exhibit will … Continue Reading →

Employee Flu Vaccinations Begin October 3

Hall Meeting

Influenza Blitz 2016-2017- The flu is coming , get your influenza vaccination early. The Influenza Vaccination will be available beginning, Monday, October 3 The Influenza vaccination will be administered on the following dates in the Private Dining Room (PDR) 1-2. All staff should attend one of the sessions listed. The deadline to receive the mandatory … Continue Reading →

Friday Update: September 16, 2016

Hall Meeting

by Mike Maples, MD, Baptist Health Systems Vice President & Chief of Medical Operations: Within the next several weeks, Risk Management will replace the Quantros/Riskman system with the RL Solutions Safety Software Suite. “GO LIVE” will be October 24th. This new software will enhance our continuing efforts to provide the very best care for our patients … Continue Reading →

Friday Update: September 9, 2016

Hall Meeting

By Mike Stevens, Michael K. Stevens Vice President/Business Development Happy New Year! September 1st marked the first day of Fiscal Year 2016-17, a perfect time to host the Baptist University Leadership Summit for our managers, directors, and executive team. Leaders gathered for a day-long event to review the accomplishments, changes, and challenges of this past year, … Continue Reading →

Latest Update on TB Skin Tests Due August 31

Hall Meeting

For employees who did not have TB Testing done during the blitz in Baptist’s Private Dining Rooms, the test will be offered at the following dates and times at Baptist Medical Clinic | Belhaven: Dates: Now  – Wednesday, August 31 Times: 1:00 – 4:00 PM ONLY Location: Baptist Medical Clinic | Belhaven Appointments are preferred … Continue Reading →

Friday Update: August 19, 2016

Hall Meeting

By Mike Maples, MD, Baptist Health Systems Vice President & Chief of Medical Operations: The 2016 Summer Olympics have provided us with great examples of team sports and teamwork in achieving goals. Individual efforts inside the team have also been notable. This is not unlike the team sport that is healthcare. The team at Baptist is … Continue Reading →

Read The Spring/Summer 2016 Issue of The Baptist Magazine

Good For You

The Spring/Summer 2016 issue of The Baptist Magazine is now available online. In this issue: * Nurse of the Year, Bobbi Ford * Jimmy Moore, MD, Specializing in Treating Gynecologic Cancers/Complex Pelvic Problems * Leave Your Prayers at the Cross * Journey to Magnet Excellence * Annual Performance Review * Caregivers of the Month: Tricia Ellis, … Continue Reading →

Baptist Announces Specifics About TB Skin Test Requirements

Hall Meeting

TB testing taking place in the Private Dining Room (PDR) for all employees as a foundational requirement. This testing will be offered this week, August 8 – 12, and next week, August 15 – August 17, from 6:15 a.m. – 9:15 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m., both weeks. Please note, if you come … Continue Reading →

Annual Biometric Screening for Employees Moves to 2017

Hall Meeting

Baptist Health System’s employee wellness and annual incentive program is changing!!! Keep an eye out for all the exciting news coming soon during our annual medical benefits open enrollment period. A big part of the change is that we will not be holding onsite biometric screening events this fall. The annual onsite screenings for all … Continue Reading →