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NMMC takes over Gilmore Memorial in Amory

Jan. 11, 2019

Posted: Jan 11, 2019 7:46 PM
Updated: Jan 14, 2019 9:35 AM

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hospital in amory now has a new name. its called north mississippi medical center gilmore -amory. wayne hereford joins us live with a look at what the change will mean to local residents. now the north mississippi health services officials say that a lot of things will start happening soon such as much- needed maintenance work, an overlay of the hospital parking lot recruiting top- notch doctors to work here. reporting live from amory i'm wayne hereford wtva nine news. the hospital's signs have already been changed all the way down to name tags being worn by employees. and the new owners says that this marks a turning point in health care in the monroe county area. "we're working on the relationships between providers among the system to make sure that the community continues to have access to not only community care but the needed specialty services in the community." the community has made its voice heard about the sale of the hospital .some in favor of the sale others not so much. administrator allen tyra wanted to insure local residents that services will be a lot better. "we no longer have to worry about viable health care in amory or monroe county. its here. now we can just concentrate on taking care of our patients and taking care of our providers and doing what's right in our community." a teenage suspect wanted in chickasaw county has been community."
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