Have You Heard the Good News?

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By now, hopefully you’ve heard the good news: Baptist Medical Center is Mississippi’s first organization to earn Magnet designation from American Nurses Credentialing Center! Rich congratulations to all our nursing and other clinical staff who worked so hard to gain this prestigious achievement. Here is another way to hear the good news: the radio ad … Continue Reading →

2017 Wellness Incentive Program Results and Health Coaching Visits

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Don’t forget to log into your LivingWell at Baptist health portal at www.managewell.com 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 … Continue Reading →

Retirement Seminar Held Friday, March 21

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In an effort to provide you with tools to better prepare to meet your financial goals, we are very proud to partner with VALIC to offer an educational workshop on Your Retirement Plan at Work. This seminar explains the benefits of participating in your workplace retirement plan and how generational differences have shaped attitudes towards … Continue Reading →

Carry the Mission Campaign – 20th Anniversary Celebration

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Carry the Mission celebrates 20 years this spring with its campaign spanning four weeks starting March 27th.  Come by the tables to sign up and show your support, buy a t-shirt, and enter your name into the drawings  to be eligible to win lots of great prizes. Below are more details of the campaign. Baptist … Continue Reading →

2017 Dates for Carrying the Baptist Torch Program

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Carrying the Baptist Torch is a 2 day workshop for all Baptist employees to attend. This is a unique workshop that allows the employee time to reconnect with themselves, their coworkers, and why they come to work each day as a healthcare caregiver. 2017 DATES: April 27 & 28 June 22 & 23 August 24 … Continue Reading →

And We Wait…..

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I can’t think of a better time to have to write an entry relating to the quality of care that is provided to our patients and staff here at Baptist than now. As I write, we are waiting to hear if we have met the standards to be awarded the prestigious designation of Magnet status.  … Continue Reading →

Deadline for Completing Online Health Assessment (HRA) is Friday, February 10th

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Remember, the three steps for fulfilling the 2017 wellness incentive program in order to receive a discount on your 2018 medical premium rate are: 1. Complete your 2017 online health assessment (HRA) by February 10, 2017 2. Complete your biometric screening at one of the scheduled events by February 14, 2017 3. If you meet … Continue Reading →

Friday Update for February 3, 2017

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Submitted by Brenda Howie, Brenda Howie, Ph.D., MSN, RN, NE-BC, Vice President of Nursing Happy Friday to all! It has been a rather unusually warm winter, but with the groundhog seeing its shadow yesterday, we will have six more weeks of winter. We have been very busy at Baptist. I want to say “Thank You” to … Continue Reading →

Baptist University Professional Development Opportunities

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BUILD Application Deadline Extended to February 6th! The application deadline for 2017 Baptist University | Institute of Leadership Development (BUILD) Class Two has been extended to Monday, February 6th. This class will begin courses on May 11th. The application is posted on the CareNet homepage announcements section or you can request an application form from … Continue Reading →

Friday Update: January 27, 2017

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A message from Baptist Health Systems President & CEO Chris Anderson: I just returned from a Board of Directors meeting at Baptist Medical Center – Leake, which was held this morning. We reviewed and discussed reports on a number of important initiatives, noting exceptional clinical results, and exciting positive trends in patient satisfaction. We also … Continue Reading →