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In August 2021, Mississippi Tent & Party
Rental, Madison, Miss., installed a fi eld
hospital to house an overfl ow of COVID-19
patients at the University of Mississippi
Medical Center in Jackson, Miss. Photos
courtesy of UMMC Communications.
By the numbers
Redefining resilience
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* 4,700 square feet of tenting
and fl ooring
* More than 60 tons of HVAC
* Four days to complete installation
* Average of eight crew
members onsite
n August 2021, the COVID-19 pandemic
hit the state of Mississippi hard. As
the virus spread rapidly throughout
the region, the University of Mississippi
Medical Center, located in Jackson, Miss.,
turned to Mississippi Tent & Party Rental
for a solution to house an overlow of
COVID-19 patients.
The medical center desired a ield
hospital on the bottom loor of its parking
garage that could house 20 to 30 patients
inside a controlled environment. It also
required an offsite infusion treatment
center clinic for patients who tested
positive for the virus.
" The biggest challenge associated
with this install was inventory, " says
Lee Hutchinson, general manager of
16 intents dec 2021-jan 2022
Mississippi Tent & Party Rental located
in Madison, Miss. In line with other
event rental companies around the
country, Mississippi Tent experienced a
large demand for special events during
the summer and was gearing up for
its largest August in company history.
According to Hutchinson, the company
had festivals on its calendar when the
request from the medical center came
in, but he made the decision to move
forward with installing the ield hospital.
The tenting used was 2-inch west coast
style frame tents without rafters and the
sizes were 20 by 20 feet and 20 by 40
feet abutted together. " We were not able
to install the ridge of the tents because
of the height of the parking garage, " says
Mississippi Tent & Party Rental installs a fi eld hospital in a parking garage.

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