Forrest General Hospital Supports Millennials and Gen Z into Motherhood
From having a newborn to raising toddlers, and every stage between, it’s often difficult to know all the answers. Rest assured Forrest General Hospital has a variety of resources to help navigate the darling chaos of motherhood.
A Hat for the Holidays: Forrest General Hospital NICU Babies Receive Head- and Heart-Warming Gift
Spending baby's first Christmas in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit is not the way most parents envision the holidays. At Forrest General Hospital, three employees, Jennifer Courtney, RN; Ashley Beasley, RN; and Renee Pharr, Respiratory Therapist, go out of their way to make the season a little bit brighter for the parents and little warmer for the hospital’s tiniest patients.
Mistletoe without Madness: Stress Less this Holiday Season
Love and joy is easy to spot during the holiday season, but often times “peace” is difficult to find! Whether you are perfecting decorations or planning family celebrations, the holidays can add pressure to an already busy schedule.
Highland Community Hospital Receives Prestigious Baby-Friendly Designation
Highland Community Hospital is proud to announce that it has achieved the highly prestigious international Baby-Friendly designation after a rigorous review process conducted by Baby-Friendly USA, the organization responsible for bestowing this certification in the United States.
Join the Sweeteas for the 2019-2020 Kick-off!
Forrest General’s Spirit of Women will host a kick-off celebration on Saturday, September 7, to start the new year of Sweeteas activities and to offer a chance for girls to sign up for this fun club! Young ladies are invited to join the fun at Hub Bowling Lanes (7022 US 49, Hattiesburg, MS 39402) from 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. T-shirts will be available for pick-up at the event for those who pre-register.
American College of Cardiology honors Forrest General physician
Thad Waites, MD, MACC, cardiologist at Hattiesburg Clinic and medical staff at Forrest General, has held many positions throughout his career including chair of the American College of Cardiology’s Board of Governors and a member of the ACC’s Board of Trustees.
Pine Belt residents honored as Spirit in Action winners during annual event
Four Pine Belt residents were honored for their commitments to making our community a better place to live as winners of Spirit of Women's Spirit in Action Awards.
Forrest General Hospital First in Mississippi to use the new Inari Medical ClotTriever Device
The device strengthens our ability to save lives without causing some of the complications common to traditional DVT treatment options.
Hattiesburg Half Marathon Featured Athlete Inspires Runners Nationwide
The Pinebelt Foundation has named Kayleigh Williamson the feature athlete for the upcoming Hattiesburg Half Marathon, sponsored in part by Forrest General Hospital.
Forrest General to Celebrate American Heart Month with Special Handmade Red Hats for Newborn Babies
Little Hats, Big Hearts raises awareness on congenital heart defects in newborns.