For all the ways Mom says "I love you"
Happy Mother's Day!
For all our moms, we know you are always taking care of your crew, but don’t forget to care for yourself too! Take time to rest, and also make sure to stay up to date on medical screenings. We want you to take of yourself as you take care of others!
"2022 Is All About You - Spring Refresh" Brought May Flowers!
The birds were chirping and flowers were blooming at “2022 Is All About You – Spring Refresh!” Forrest General Hospital’s Spirit of Women and Anderson Design Center had a great time helping attendees refresh their homes and health just in time for spring. Thank you to our special guests Julie Graf, designer, Anderson Design Center, and Melanie Keene Hall, MD, Hattiesburg Clinic!
Westervelt and Hux Recognized with Doctors C.A.R.E. Awards
Forrest General Hospital is proud to announce the newest Doctors C.A.R.E Award recipients; Justin Westervelt, MD, Physician Efficiency Champion, and Frank Hux, DO, Physician Communication Champion. These awards recognize the achievements of physicians in service and contribution to our patients and physician community. We are glad to have them both in our Forrest Health family!
Win at Stroke Prevention!
Enter to win a FREE 30-minute massage from Forrest General Wellness.
It’s time to B.E. F.A.S.T. to prevent strokes! When it comes to having a stroke, every minute counts. Quick action can help stroke patients get the treatment they need to survive and reduce damage to the brain.
If you are ready to join the race and prevent a stroke, take our Stroke Community Education Quiz for a chance to win a massage from Forrest General Wellness.
How to B.E. F.A.S.T.:
Balance – Is there a sudden loss of balance or coordination?
Eyes – Is there a sudden change in vision or trouble seeing?
Face – Is there a noticeable drooping of the face?
Arms – Is there weakness in the arms?
Speech – Is there a difficulty speaking, or is speech slurred?
Time – If you notice the above symptoms, call 911 quickly! Remember, dial, don’t drive.
Forrest General Hosts Flag Dedication in Honor of National Donate Life Month
As a 13-month old, Brooke Miley Lillie was diagnosed with a rare heart condition, and the only cure was a heart transplant. After five weeks of being on the waiting list for a new heart, they got a call that changed Brooke’s life forever!
Brooke was the guest speaker at the MORA flag dedication hosted by Forrest General on April 22nd. The event honored donors and recognized the importance of organ, eye, and tissue donation during National Donate Life Month.
Madalene's Moms Classes Jump Into Action!
PREGNANCY EXERCISE: Mondays, 5:00 PM – May 2nd, 9th, 16th, and 23rd
COACH’S CORNER: Monday, 6:30 PM – May 23rd
FIRST YEAR: Mondays, 10:00 AM – May 2nd, 9th, 16th, and 23rd
JUST MOVIN’: Wednesdays, 10:00 AM – May 4th, 11th 18th, and 25th
HIT A HOME RUN WITH YOUR CAREER!
Join the Forrest Health Careers Page!
Join our all-star team at Forrest Health today! If you are looking for an opportunity to grow personally and professionally without curveballs, then meet us at the pitcher’s mound. We are confident that there is a position available that will meet your goals, and be a home run career for you!
Online Childbirth Education Classes
Order Online at CAREing Expressions Gift Shop!
CAREing Expressions Delivers: Do you have a loved one in the hospital or a friend who had a baby? Take a few minutes to brighten their day with a gift card from CAREing Expressions! Flowers, candy, cards, and balloons, make a great “Get Well Soon” gift, or think outside the box with candles, decorative and beauty items from the gift shop!
The best part is you don’t even have to leave work or home. Shop online at giftshop.forrestgeneral.com or call 601-288-4283 to find everything you need and have it delivered anywhere in the hospital excluding the ICU, at no extra charge!
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Rewards Partner Announcements
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