Forrest General Offers Childbirth, Breastfeeding Classes Online
Childbirth Preparation and Breastfeeding classes, which were offered on the Forrest General campus prior to the coronavirus, will once again be available to expectant mothers and their support systems through a series of online courses. Forrest General hopes this alternative to in-person classes will allow more families to participate and allow parents to learn at their own pace.
Hattiesburg Woman Helps Supply Forrest General Milk Depot
While businesses and individuals donated meals and snacks to Forrest General healthcare professionals and others during the height of the COVID-19 pandemic, there was a Hattiesburg woman, Coty Scott, making special donations of her own.
Forrest General Women & Children’s Services Presented with Lifetime Achievement Award
Forrest General Women & Children’s Services was presented the Lifetime Achievement Award by the Sales & Marketing Professionals Pine Belt.
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.
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.
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.