Tupelo, MS

Tupelo is a rural city of 36,000 residents that serves the smaller surrounding communities more than 60 miles in each direction and lies in close proximity to many metropolitan areas. The city serves as a major banking center and Northeast Mississippi’s employment and retail center.

10% night shift differential

Potential loan repayment

North Mississippi Medical Center


Relias is an administrative team of emergency medicine physicians operating the newly renovated NMMC Emergency Department and working to attract top-quality doctors to the region.

Serves 24 Mississippi and Alabama counties

650-bed facility

40 ICU beds

60 step-down beds

Full-service hospital

Dedicated trauma surgery and orthopedic trauma service

Psychiatric admit unit/psychiatric caseworker

Largest cardiology group in state

24 hour access to onsite radiologists

24 hour neurosurgery

24 hour hospitalist and pediatric hospitalist program

Pediatric ICU opening 2016

85000+ visits per year


Pediatric Visits

58 beds

75 hours physician coverage per day

45 hours midlevel coverage per day

Recent renovation investments

Multiple full-time nocturnists reduce night shift need


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