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SMSH PATIENT VISITATION STATEMENT:  AT THIS TIME, SOUTH MISSISSIPPI STATE HOSPITAL HAS TEMPORARILY SUSPENDED ALL OFF-CAMPUS VISITORS AS A PRECAUTIONARY MEASURE.  IN LIMITING VISITATION, SMSH IS TAKING PRECAUTIONARY STEPS PURELY OUT OF AN ABUNDANCE OF CAUTION IN ORDER TO MINIMIZE THE CHANCES OF EXPOSURE.​

South Mississippi State Hospital Catchment Area
SMSH Catchment Area Map

 

SMSH primarily admits from the following regions:

Region 12

Jefferson Davis, Covington, Jones, Wayne, Marion, Lamar, Forrest, Perry, Greene and Pearl River counties

Region 13

Stone, Hancock and Harrison counties

Region 14

George and Jackson counties

Although these are the areas designated as the SMSH catchment area, the hospital occasionally takes admissions from other counties if there is no one on the SMSH waiting list.

 

South Mississippi State Hospital
823 Highway 589
Purvis, Mississippi 39475
Phone: 601.794.0100
Fax: 601.794.0210