University Of Mississippi Medical Center

University of Mississippi Medical Center, based at Jackson, is the health sciences campus of the University of Mississippi. It is a premier 722-bed diagnostic and treatment referral center in the entire state.

The specialized services include an interventional MRI; the only level 3 neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) in the state; separate medical, surgical, cardiac, neuroscience and pediatric ICUs; a heart station for diagnosis and treatment of heart disease; a heart failure clinic; heart, kidney, cornea and bone marrow transplant programs; a comprehensive stroke unit; state-of-the-art radiological imaging systems; a sleep disorders laboratory; an in vitro fertilization program; and special pharmaceutical services.

The center, a member of Council of Teaching Hospitals, is accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Health Care Organizations (JCAHO).

Spread over an area of 168-acre, the center houses Schools of Medicine, Nursing, Health Related Professions, Dentistry and Graduate Studies in the Health Sciences; the University Hospitals and Clinics; and the Rowland Medical Library.

University Of Mississippi Medical Center accepts both Medicare and Medicaid patients.

Address: 2500 N State St , Jackson
State: Mississippi
Phone: 601-987-4811
URL: www.umc.edu/
County: Hinds and Rankin
Number of Beds: 722
Total Staff : 0

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Articles about this hospital

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Date: 2005-10-04
Charles Webber