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Forrest General is accredited by DNV Healthcare

Welcome to Forrest General Hospital

Forrest General is a 512-bed facility located in Hattiesburg, Mississippi, that provides regional health services to a 19-county area. Generations of Pine Belt residents have counted on Forrest General, and today's generations continue to rely on the comprehensive care offered through the hospital's constantly expanding range of healthcare services. 

Forrest General Hospital recently received a Patient Safety "Top 10 percent of hospitals nationwide for medical excellence in Overall Medical Care, according to CareChex®, a division of Comparion®"

For more information on CareChex® and to view our other awards click the image above.


Have you met Iris?

Iris is an Internet application that allows you to have convienent online access to portions of your medical record and allows you to engage in certain online communications with your health care provider. Iris is a service provided to you by Forrest Health.


Forrest Health facilities currently offering Iris include Forrest General Hospital, Lincoln Center Clinic, OB/GYN Group, Pine Grove Behavioral Health and Addiction Services, The Orthopedic Institute and Tylertown Family Clinic. For more information on Iris, click here.  




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Please navigate around our site to learn more about Forrest General's available services. If you need more information, please call FGH OnCall at 1-800-844-4445 between the hours of 3 - 8 p.m., Monday through Friday, or send an e-mail.

Free Skin Cancer Screening
Free Skin Cancer Screening at Forrest General's Cancer Center on May 13, 2015. 3-5PM. Limited...

Coach's Corner
This one-session class teaches labor and delivery, breathing techniques and the coach’s role...

Coach's Corner
This one-session class teaches labor and delivery, breathing techniques and the coach’s role...

     ...more classes and events

Forrest General First to Offer Advanced Heart Valve Replacement Procedure for High-Risk Patients
World War II Veteran, Ray Stephens, loves to work in his garden. However, a few months ago, the 93...

Forrest General’s Director of Education Selected to Serve on Mississippi Nurses Foundation Board of...
The Mississippi Nurses Foundation (MNF), a 501(c) 3 charitable organization established to support...

Forrest General Partners with Health Help Mississippi to Host Forum to Educate Community on...
Forrest General and Health Help Mississippi hosted a community forum about health care and how...

     ...more news

Forrest General is certified as a Primary Stroke Center by DNV Healthcare, Inc.

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