OGB Notice - MS Hospitals

The Human Resources Office has received the following information from the Office of Group Benefits (OGB):


OGB has been advised by BCBS of Mississippi, the hospitals in Mississippi owned by Health Management Associates will no longer be in the BCBS of Mississippi provider network effective September 1, 2013. This change includes the following hospitals:


  • Biloxi Regional Medical Center
  • Central Mississippi Medical Center
  • Crossgates River Oaks Hospital
  • Gilmore Memorial Regional Medical Center
  • Madison River Oaks Medical Center
  • Natchez Community Hospital
  • Northwest MS Regional Medical Center
  • River Oaks Hospital
  • Tri-Lakes Medical Center
  • Woman's Hospital at River Oaks


BCBS of Mississippi feels there is adequate access to other network providers in the affected service areas.


Contingency Plan Providers
Provider Name Provider Type City State
MS Baptist Medical Center Hospital/Facility Jackson MS
St. Dominic Jackson Memorial Hospital Hospital/Facility Jackson MS
University of Mississippi Medical Center Hospital/Facility Jackson MS
VA Medical Center - Jackson Hospital/Facility Jackson MS
Natchez Regional Medical Center Hospital/Facility Natchez MS
VA Medical Center - Biloxi Hospital/Facility Biloxi MS
Garden Park Medical Center Hospital/Facility Gulfport MS
Memorial Hospital @ Gulfport Hospital/Facility Gulfport MS
Singing River Health System Hospital/Facility Gautier MS
Baptist Memorial Hospital Desoto Hospital/Facility Southaven MS
Baptist Memorial Hospital Oxford Hospital/Facility Oxford MS
Baptist Memorial Hospital Golden Triangle Hospital/Facility Columbus MS
North Mississippi Medical Center Hospital/Facility Tupelo MS
Clay County Medical Center Hospital/Facility West Point MS
King's Daughter Medical Center - Brookhaven Hospital/Facility Brookhaven MS
Southwest Regional Medical Center Hospital/Facility McComb MS
Greenwood Leflore Medical Center Hospital/Facility Greenwood MS
Bolivar Medical Center Hospital/Facility Cleveland MS
North Sunflower County Hospital Hospital/Facility Ruleville MS
Tishomingo Health Services Inc - Iuka Hospital Hospital/Facility Iuka MS
Pontotoc Health Services Inc Hospital/Facility Pontotoc MS
Webster Health Services Inc - NMMC Eupora Hospital/Facility Eupora MS
Trace Regional Hospital Hospital/Facility Houston MS
Franklin County Hospital Hospital/Facility


Tallahatchie General Hospital Hospital/Facility Charleston MS
Yalobusha General Hospital Hospital/Facility Water Valley MS
Jefferson County Hospital Hospital/Facility Fayette MS
North Oak Regional Medical Hospital/Facility Senatobia MS
Quitman County Hospital LLC Hospital/Facility Marks MS
Pioneer Community Hospital of Aberdeen Hospital/Facility Aberdeen MS


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