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Mon, 06/12/2023

At the Friends Annual Meeting Jenna Brewer was announced Employee of the Year for 2022


What Jenna's Nominators said about her:

Jenna deserves…

Mon, 06/12/2023

At the Friends Annual Meeting Phaedra McLin was announced as the employee of the 1st Quarter for 2023.


Here is what Phaedra's nominators had to say about her:

Fri, 12/02/2022

On July 16, 2022, the 988 Suicide & Crisis Lifeline (formerly known as the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline) transitioned from a 10-…

Tue, 08/16/2022
Come join us at SMSH on September 1st for our Job Fair from 9 AM until 3 PM & Blood Drive from 12:30 PM until 4:30 PM

Thu, 07/14/2022
The Employee of the 2nd Quarter of 2022 is....



Angela Thompson
Angela is our Social Work Director.
Congratulations and thank you for…
Thu, 04/28/2022
Our 2021 Employee of the Year is....
April Holder!
April is our Nurse Executive
Congratulations and thank you for everything that you do.
Words from her…
Thu, 04/28/2022
The Employee of the 1st Quarter of 2022 is....
Misty Barrett!
Misty is our Clinical Support Coordinator.
Congratulations and thank you for everything that you do.…
Tue, 08/04/2020

PURVIS, Miss. --  Julius Ducksworth was recently named South Mississippi State Hospital’s first quarter 2020 Employee of the Quarter.  Ducksworth came to SMSH in…

Wed, 11/01/2017

Merwin Brown, pharmacy tech, was chosen Employee of the Quarter at the hospital's…

Fri, 08/25/2017

South Mississippi State Hospital staff recently took steps to expand their…

Fri, 07/07/2017

Two South Mississippi State Hospital employees were among almost 50 government…

Mon, 05/15/2017

During the recent annual meeting of Friends of South Mississippi State…

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