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MHA Board of Governors Official Statement

Posted on 9/22/2023
The Mississippi Hospital Association Board of Governors has announced that Timothy Moore will be leaving his position as MHA President and CEO.

MHA Solutions Partners with Voyce

Posted on 6/22/2023
MHA Solutions, the for-profit subsidiary of the Mississippi Hospital Association (MHA), is partnering with Voyce to expand access to remote video and audio language interpreter services for its members. The partnership with Voyce aligns with MHA's co

Save the Date - PIP Conference

Posted on 4/5/2023
Save the Date! The Partners in Preparedness - PIP Conference will be May 16-19, 2023 at the IP Casino and Resort in Biloxi, Mississippi.

MHA Member Survey

Posted on 1/18/2023
Take our member survey by April 15th for a chance to win a $250 Visa gift card! Don't miss your chance to be heard!

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2023 Mississippi Summer Student Nurse Externship Program 

During summer ‘23, a total of 517 nursing students were employed in our hospitals, participating in the annual externship program. This successful program has been in operation for many years, allowing future healthcare professionals to gain bedside experience and provide care to patients under the supervision of a veteran nurse. The program guidelines and skills checklist are scrutinized to ensure guidelines are met. Many of these externs return to the same hospital for full-time employment after graduation. 

A total of 38 hospitals partnered with 20 schools of nursing, making this year’s program the largest group of participants to date. Click here to read more and view our 2023 Student Nurse Extern Participants.

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Memorial Health System Opens Transcatheter Valve Replacement Clinic

Posted on 10/2/2023
Memorial Health System today announced the opening of its Transcatheter Valve Replacement (TAVR) program at Memorial Hospital Gulfport. Last week, the structural heart team at Memorial Hospital Gulfport successfully performed its first two TAVR proce

Baptist Leake Earns Five-Star Rating for Quality

Posted on 10/2/2023
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services awarded Baptist Memorial Hospital-Leake five stars for quality, the agency’s highest distinction.


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The investment our sponsors have made to the hospital community in Mississippi continues to be critical to the success of our mission to promote excellence in health services through services in advocacy, education and information. Their ongoing support allows MHA to provide the quality programs and resources our members have come to expect.