Summer 2018 Newsletter

June 19, 2018

Stay updated on the topics of men's health, community events, the hospital's vision and a spotlight on quality.

Bolivar Medical Center Baby Wins Scholarship

June 1, 2018

Mississippi sponsors a scholarship program awarded to the baby born closest to 5:29 a.m. at a participating hospital, and Bolivar Medical Center welcomed that baby this year!

Top of Mind: Ending the Stigma around Mental Health

May 22, 2018

When it comes to our health, it can be easy to focus exclusively on physical health – making sure we are staying up to date on annual exams and screenings, committing to a regular exercise routine, eating nutritious foods and the like.

Bolivar Medical Center Encourages Snake Awareness

May 14, 2018

Bolivar Medical Center is encouraging the community to be aware of our snake population and to take precaution when working or playing outdoors. If a snake bite does occur, the medical professionals at BMC are trained to treat the bite and have the resources available to do so.

Patient Access: Soaring to New Heights

April 4, 2018

In the face of our quickly changing healthcare environment, there is one constant: the Patient Access department. The first interaction patients have often begins with the Access department, which makes it so necessary to have a friendly face to connect with.

Is It Time for a Colonoscopy?

March 1, 2018

What to know about colorectal cancer and how to protect yourself. Do you remember when you used to put on your favorite bell bottoms and disco dance the night away? If you do, then it’s probably time to think about a routine colonoscopy screening.

When It Comes to Your Heart, Play Smart!

February 19, 2018

Heart disease is the number one killer of both men and women in the U.S. In fact, according to the American Heart Association, one in four people die of heart disease every year. That’s why it’s important to play smart with your heart. And there are a couple of simple, practical things you can do to stay on top of your heart game.

Scholarship award benefits local students

February 7, 2018

Bolivar Medical Center (BMC) recently donated a $5,000 scholarship award to Cleveland Central High School (CCHS) for students enrolled in dual credit courses. Approximately 70 students received scholarship dollars for this semester, and an estimate of 420 college credit hours for this semester have been covered by the Bolivar Medical Center scholarship dollars.

Protecting Yourself and Our Community from the Flu

February 23, 2018

Since flu season is in full swing, we want to help our community stay healthy and prevent the spread of this often debilitating illness. Here are a few things you can do to protect yourself from the flu, prevent it from spreading and speed up recovery, should you get sick.

CoSE Survey Begins Here!

October 3, 2017

It’s time again for our CoSE survey! Everyone’s participation is very important so that we can learn how to make our hospital an even better place where people choose to come for care, physicians want to practice and employees…like you… want to work.