Vim & Vigor - Fall 2011 - North Mississippi - (Page 2)

Opening ThoughTs A Report to Our Community Read it in Vim & Vigor or online T his issue of Vim & Vigor includes a copy of our 2010 Community Report, which offers a snapshot look at how North Mississippi Medical Center is fulfilling its mission to improve the health of the people of our 24-county region. The report shares specifics on how we’re helping people in our community receive the care they need. Its contents reflect achievements related to our Critical Success Factors: People, Service, Quality, Financial and Growth. The easy-to-read report details accomplishments regarding our workforce, community outreach, charity care, quality initiatives, financial strength, new services and physician recruitment. Each page includes a link to pages on our website ( for those who would like to learn more about our work in these areas. In addition to this magazine, the report is available in a digital version on our site at On behalf of our board of directors, physicians and staff, thank you for the opportunity to serve your healthcare needs. John Heer President and Chief Executive Officer North Mississippi Health Services Online If you enjoy the articles in Vim & Vigor, you’ll love our new content portal at In addition to this issue of Vim & Vigor, you’ll find more terrific articles to help you lead a healthier life, along with videos, an interactive poll, downloadable recipes and even a “Health Tip of the Day.” It’s another example of our commitment to improving the health of the region. Check Out Vim & Vigor Online 2 Vim & Vigor • Fall 2 011

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Vim & Vigor - Fall 2011 - North Mississippi

Vim & Vigor - Fall 2011 - North Mississippi
Opening Thoughts
Stay Connected
We’re Here for You
How Tweet It Is
Healthy Hues
The New Survivors
First (Aid) Things First
Find Your Groove
A Healthy Tune
Stay in Circulation
‘X’ Marks the Spot
Pregnancy Predictors
Play It Safe
Good to Know
Catch the Spirit

Vim & Vigor - Fall 2011 - North Mississippi