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April 06 2020

South Central Clinics are Open | April 6

GOVERNOR’S ORDER TO SHELTER IN PLACE Can I go to the doctor? Yes. Travel for health and safety is permitted. For previously scheduled appointments, check with your healthcare provider before traveling. Your healthcare provider should be observing instructions from the Mississippi Dept. of Health and not conducting non-essential visits or performing elective procedures or surgery. If […]

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April 05 2020

14 Patients Report Positive for the Coronavirus | April 5

 To Date, Sunday, April 5, 2020 at 5 p.m.,  14 Patients Report Positive for the Coronavirus South Central Regional Medical Center received positive test results for the Coronavirus this afternoon, Sunday, April 5th, on one Jones County resident. The patient, who is quarantined at home, is a hospital employee. To date, this is the 14th patient who […]

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April 05 2020

South Central Urgent Care Open Today Until 5 p.m.

South Central Urgent Care is open today until 5 p.m. and the South Central Emergency Department is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. If you have symptoms of the Coronavirus you can be tested today at these locations.  South Central Clinics are open Monday through Friday. Call your healthcare provider’s clinic number […]

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April 02 2020

To Date 9 Patients Have Tested Positive for COVID-19 at SCRMC

South Central Regional Medical Center received word from the Mississippi State Department of Health today that 3 patients who were tested for the Coronavirus within the South Central Health System over the last week have COVID-19. A patient from Smith County was tested and admitted to the hospital. A patient from Jones County was tested […]

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March 31 2020

COVID-19 Hotline

South Central Regional Medical Center COVID-19 HotlineSCRMC has created a Hotline telephone number for anyone calling into the hospital with general questions regarding COVID-19 or other general questions related to visitors, symptoms, etc. The COVID-19 Hotline is available Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.The Hotline number is 601-426-4990.

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March 30 2020


During this unprecedented time, South Central’s Emergency Department is taking a lead in the region in regard to screening and testing those who may have symptoms of the Coronavirus including: Fever of 100.4 or greater and Respiratory symptoms such as a cough or difficulty breathing, and tightness in the chest. Older people, and people with […]

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March 27 2020

Due to Governor’s Executive Order Visitor Policy at SCRMC has Changed

South Central Regional Medical Center (SCRMC) is committed to keeping patients, staff, and visitors safe as they respond to the spread of the Coronavirus. As part of their commitment to the community, they are taking proactive measures to help prevent the introduction and spread of Coronavirus in their facilities. In compliance with Governor Tate Reeve’s […]

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March 25 2020

SCRMC Seeks Donations for Hand-Sewn Face Masks

At this time, South Central Regional Medical Center (SCRMC) has an adequate supply of masks on hand to protect its employees and patients from COVID-19. However, the global supply of masks continues to be uncertain and we are actively taking steps to secure more supplies. Linda Gavin, Vice President of Marketing and Business Development at […]

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