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10/3/2019
Anderson Regional Medical Center has been designated as a Baby-Friendly facility by Baby-Friendly, USA, Inc., the national authority for the implementation of the Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative. Anderson joins 580 facilities across the United States that have achieved this honor, twelve of which are located in Mississippi.

The Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative is a global program sponsored … Details
9/9/2019
An estimated 2.4 million people in the United States are living with Hepatitis C. For some people, Hepatitis C is a short-term illness. But for 70–85% of people who become infected, it becomes a long-term, chronic infection. Chronic Hepatitis C is a serious disease than can result in long-term health problems, including liver disease, liver failure, liver cancer, and even death.

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7/8/2019
The Commission on Cancer (CoC) of the American College of Surgeons (ACoS) has granted an additional Three-Year Accreditation to Anderson Regional Cancer Center. The Center has remained accredited by the CoC since it opened in 2003.

To earn CoC accreditation, a cancer program must meet or exceed 34 CoC quality care standards, be evaluated every three years through a survey process, and maintain… Details