Content Tagged 'healthcare'

Some Veterans Tell Positive Stories of VA
It wasn't all bad news at Congressman Palazzo's veterans’ forum Tuesday morning. Video Video
Palazzo Hears Healthcare Grievances from Local Veterans
Sparks flew as friendly fire was exchanged between Congressman Steven Palazzo and veterans at Tuesday’s forum in Biloxi to discuss healthcare. Video Video
Palazzo Hears From Local Veterans at Forums
Congressman Steven Palazzo, (MS-4), this week hosted a series of veterans forums and resource fairs for South Mississippi veterans seeking assistance.
Gov. Bryant supports Supreme Court's Hobby Lobby decision
The court ruled some companies are exempt from the requirement in the new health care law that stated companies are to provide birth control coverage for women. Gov. Phil Bryant released the following statement: Video Video
Palazzo Shares Plans to Improve Veteran Healthcare on Coast
Monday, U.S. Congressman, Steven Palazzo, spoke with News 25 about what he plans to do to help offset veterans' health care concerns here on the Coast. Video Video
Wicker: Veterans Deserve a Choice in Quality Health Care
U.S. Senator Roger Wicker, R-Miss., a senior member of the Senate Armed Services Committee, is supporting a bill to provide veterans with more choices and flexibility when making decisions about their health care.
VA Hospital in Biloxi Going Through Some Changes
The Department of Veterans Affairs on the Gulf Coast discussed several key changes to patient care this afternoon. Video Video
Coast Responds to Resignation of VA Secretary Shinseki
Pressure from politicians from both parties forced Veterans Affairs Secretary, Eric Shinseki, to resign Friday morning. Video Video
Wicker Highlights Republican Plan for Healthcare Reform
Strategies to Lower Costs, Increase Choice Would Replace President’s Disastrous Law
Local Veterans Concerned About Inadequate Healthcare
Recent controversies involving the Department of Veterans Affairs has shed light on issues local veterans face. Video Video
Palazzo Statement on ObamaCare and First Amendment Rights
Congressman Steven Palazzo (MS-4) released the following statement regarding two cases currently before the Supreme Court involving religious objections to ObamaCare’s HHS mandate and the rights of family-owned businesses.
Singing River Health System to Host 1,200 Students for Annual Career Fair
More than 1,200 high school and middle school students from Jackson, Harrison, George, Stone, Greene, Perry and Mobile (Ala.) Counties will have a hands-on health care experience during Singing River Health System’s Health Care Career Fair on Tuesday, February 11, and Wednesday, February 12, at the Jackson County Civic Center.
Palazzo Says Shinseki Should be First to Step Aside
New report confirms systemic failures in Veterans Affairs health care delivery.
Palazzo Criticizes Recent VA Scandal
VA hospitals across the nation have come under scrutiny for alleged mismanagement, including falsified records and delayed care that has led to some veterans' deaths. Video Video
Jackson Co. Weighing Options for Inmate Healthcare
Jackson County is exploring some new options when it comes to inmate healthcare for the new Jackson County Adult Detention Center. Video Video
BlueCross BlueShield Temporarily Resumes Coverage with Biloxi Regional
Governor Phil Bryant signed an executive order yesterday, reinstating six Mississippi hospitals, one of them being Biloxi Regional, into the BlueCross BlueShield health insurance network.
Biloxi VA Offers Free Chronic Disease Self-Management Program for Veterans
The Department of Veterans Affairs Gulf Coast Veterans Health Care System will begin a free, six-week Stanford Chronic Disease Self-Management Program on its campus starting at 1 p.m. on March 4.
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