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Supreme Court Rules Judge Harris to be Recused from Trial
The Mississippi Supreme court has ruled that Judge Neil Harris will no longer preside over the Singing River Health System (S.R.H.S.) v. Cynthia N. Almond case. Video Video
Open Meetings Bill Passes House of Representatives
Some were skeptical, but the Mississippi House of Representatives has finally passed an amended version of the Opening Meetings Bill. Video Video
SRHS Fears Unintended Consequences from Amended Open Meetings Act
Singing River Health System (S.R.H.S.) has voiced its strong concerns regarding recent changes to the Open Meetings Act legislation currently under consideration in Jackson that now targets only Jackson County and S.R.H.S.
SRHS Retirees Look to Nov. Election for New Leadership
With just under two weeks until the pension plan resolution deadline, retirees are looking towards November's elections for new leadership in the county. Video Video
Jackson Co. Board Extends SRHS Agreement 90 Days
The extension prevents termination of the health system’s retirement plan for another 90 days. Video Video
SRHS Pension Crisis Continues; Checks May Stop in 2 Weeks
The Singing River Health System (S.R.H.S.) pension crisis has been ongoing since October of 2014, but still the health system has not released any official documents requested by attorneys and media, nor allowed any officials to be called in for testimony. Video Video
Jackson Co. Board of Supervisors Supports Bill for Open Meetings
The Jackson County Board of Supervisors voted Monday to support Senate Bill 2407 to allow for transparency in hospital meetings and records. Video Video
Singing River Health System Promotes Healthy Heart Awareness
Singing River Health System (S.R.H.S.) kicks off American Heart Month with an employee Wear Red Day Friday, February 6th for National Wear Red Day.
S.R.H.S. Healthcare Fair Held in Pascagoula
The fair is organized by Singing River Health System (S.R.H.S.) and brings in students from 18 schools, representing six counties. Video Video
S.R.H.S. Launches 3rd Shape Up Pascagoula Contest
Singing River Health System's (S.R.H.S.) Healthplex is launching their third annual Shape Up Pascagoula. Video Video
SRHS Appoints New Member to Board of Trustees
The supervisors appointed a new member to the Singing River Board of Trustees, one who the retirees feel has their best interests at heart. Video Video
Hospice of Light Hosts Free Grief Support Group
Everyone has experienced the loss of a friend or loved one at some point in their lives, but dealing with that grief can be difficult. Video Video
SRHS Retirees Picket on Hwy. 90 in Ocean Springs
Singing River Health System (S.R.H.S.) retirees continue their fight to get the money they were promised from their pension plan. Video Video
SRHS Parties Await Answer About Judge Neil Harris
All parties involved with the Singing River Health System (S.R.H.S.) litigation are anxiously awaiting an answer from Special Master, Al Hopkins. Video Video
S.R.H.S. Retirees Continue to Seek Answers in Pension Saga
The Singing River Health System (S.R.H.S.) pension plan saga continued Monday with new action in the court room. Video Video
Residents Call for S.R.H.S. to Hold Open Meetings
In the wake of controversy over Singing River Health System's (S.R.H.S.) terminated pension plan, many people are calling for more oversight of the hospital system. Video Video
Legislators Work on Bill to Prevent Another SRHS Situation
Local legislators are working hard in Jackson to get a bill passed which would hopefully prevent another Singing River situation from happening again. Video Video
Another Restraining Order Filed Against Singing River
It's another day and another restraining order has been filed against Singing River Health System (S.R.H.S.) over its embattled pension plan. Video Video
Restraining Orders to be Filed Against S.R.H.S. Until Answers Come Out
Thursday, the first restraining order against Singing River Health System (S.R.H.S.) has expired, but a new one has already been filed in chancery court. Video Video
S.R.H.S. Retirees Call for Resignation of Trustees
The retirees again demanded answers from the supervisors about the investigation and the integrity of the hospital's Board of Trustees. Video Video
More Restraining Orders Filed Against Singing River
More restraining orders are being filed against Singing River Health System (S.R.H.S.) over its pension plan troubles. Video Video
S.R.H.S. Responds to Lawsuit Filed by Former Employee
Singing River Health System (S.R.H.S.) claims it could have overpaid retirement benefits of a former nurse who worked for the hospital for 17 years, and that she owes them money. Video Video
S.R.H.S. Agrees to Independent Review by Jackson Co.
For weeks now, the Jackson County Board of Supervisors has vowed to sort out the mess with the Singing River Health System’s (S.R.H.S.) pension plan. Video Video
Singing River Retirees Protest Outside Hospital
Wednesday afternoon, Singing River Health System (S.R.H.S.) retirees and their family and friends protested outside of Singing River Hospital while the Board of Trustees met. Video Video
Jackson Co. Asks Singing River Trustees for Resignation
Monday, the Jackson County Board of Supervisors formally asked the Singing River Health System (S.R.H.S.) Board of Trustees for their immediate resignation. Video Video
Jackson Co. Supervisors Give Update on SRHS Investigation
The Jackson County Board of Supervisors met Tuesday morning to discuss potential litigation against the county and to give an update on the investigation into Singing River Health System (S.R.H.S.) Video Video
Jackson Co. Officials Meet w/ Singing River Employees
Tuesday, Jackson County officials met face to face with current and former employees to explain their plan to review the financial records of Singing River Health System (S.R.H.S.) Video Video
S.R.H.S. Trustees Reject Call for Resignation
The Singing River Health System (S.R.H.S.) Board of Trustees has rejected the call for resignation by the Jackson County Board of Supervisors. Video Video
S.R.H.S. Starts Culinary Program with Moss Point High
When you think of good food, hospital food usually isn't the first thing to come to mind, but Singing River Health System (S.R.H.S.) is working to change that. Video Video
SRHS Retirees Protest Over Pension Plan Scandal
S.R.H.S. retirees are not going quietly and they have many supporters backing them up. Video Video
S.R.H.S. Shifts Focus to Hospitals, Not Satellite Clinics
Singing River Health System (S.R.H.S.) is seeing a shift of focus onto their hospitals, and off of satellite units. Video Video
Registration Now Open for Safe Sitter Classes in Pascagoula
Singing River Health System will host safe sitter classes at Ocean Springs Hospital on July 18th and at Singing River Hospital on July 31st.
Ocean Springs Hospital Unveils Major Renovation
Singing River Health System (S.R.H.S.) opened the doors of a new facility Thursday at their Ocean Springs Hospital. Video Video
S.R.H.S. Announces New Education Program for Joint Replacement Patients
Singing River Health System (S.R.H.S.) and Bienville Orthopedic have launched the Total Joint Education Program called Joints in Motion to begin the process of educating joint replacement surgery patients earlier and reduce re-admissions related to surgery.
S.R.H.S. Faces Major Criticism of Retirement Overhaul
Hoping to talk with employees directly and hear their concerns, S.R.H.S. is hosting town hall style meetings this month with current and former employees. Video Video
'Be the Match' Bone Marrow Drive on Sept. 3rd Supports Local Surgeon
Singing River Health System (S.R.H.S.) will be hosting a 'Be the Match' bone marrow donor drive on Sept. 3rd at both Ocean Springs Hospital and Singing River Hospital.
S.R.H.S. Medical Staff Issue Public Advisory on Enterovirus D68
Medical representatives from Singing River Health System are issuing a public advisory regarding the recent national publicity of Enterovirus D68, a severe respiratory illness affecting children under 18 years old.
Employee Complaints Against S.R.H.S. Are Heard in Court
Monday, a George County chancery court heard a legal complaint against Singing River Health System (S.R.H.S.) concerning its frozen pension plan. Video Video
Singing River Employees' Retirement Benefits Cut
Friday, Singing River Health System (S.R.H.S.) informed its employees of changes to come in its retirement plan. Video Video
More Drama Surrounding S.R.H.S. Pension Plans
Notification sent from Singing River Health System (S.R.H.S.) to employees last week that its troubled pension plan had been frozen and would later be liquidated has been challenged. Video Video
S.R.H.S. Announces Closure of Two More Clinics
Tuesday, Singing River Health System (S.R.H.S.) announced it will be closing two more clinics in Gautier and D'Iberville. Video Video
Health System Physical Therapists Receive National Orthopedic Certification
Singing River Health System (S.R.H.S.) has two physical therapists that have recently been recognized as board certified specialists for orthopedic rehabilitation by the American Physical Therapy Association (A.P.T.A.).
Health System to Host Driver Safety Program for Adults
Singing River Health System will co-sponsor an A.A.R.P. Driver Safety Program on July 15th, 2014 to help drivers 50 and older brush up on their skills behind the wheel.
S.R.H.S. Employees Attend Town Hall Meeting
Friday, an injunction was filed in a Jackson County court, stopping Singing River Health System (S.R.H.S.) from freezing its pension plan until a hearing next week. Video Video
S.R.H.S. June Employees of the Month Honored
Singing River Health System (S.R.H.S.) has honored Carla Leasure, Eric James, and Alexanderia Barnes as June Employees of the Month.
Discounted Mammograms Offered During Sept. & Oct.
October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and to increase awareness of the importance of early detection and screening, Singing River Health System (S.R.H.S.) will offer discounted mammogram screenings at all of its locations throughout September and October.
Singing River Hospital Unveils New Southeast Tower
Singing River Hospital's new and improved southeast tower is now complete. Video Video
Singing River Health System Holds Bone Marrow Drive
While bone marrow transplants are most commonly needed for leukemia patients, it can be difficult to find a match. Video Video
Singing River Employees Still Waiting for Answers
Employees and retirees of Singing River Health System (S.R.H.S.) are still waiting for an answer to what changes will be made to their retirement plan. Video Video
S.R.H.S. Empolyees Speak Out at Jackson Co. Meeting
The group wanted an update on what is being done to help Singing River find financial stability and to make the process transparent. Video Video
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