Meridian Star

February 11, 2013

Hospital hiring; plans August opening

The Associated Press
Associated Press

OLIVE BRANCH, Miss. — Olive Branch's new hospital is seeking applicants for leadership positions as it moves toward an August a summer opening.

The Commercial Appeal reports (http://bit.ly/123wFaN ) Methodist Hospital intends to continue hiring through spring and into the summer months.

The hospital expects to hire about 240 people to work at the 100-bed hospital, which is under construction near U.S. Highway 78 and Bethel Road.

The hospital currently is hiring clinical directors in nursing, other clinical managerial jobs and some nonclinical managerial jobs, spokeswoman Ruth Ann Hale says. She said other jobs will be posted in the spring, and more entry-level or support jobs will be posted in June, when a job fair is planned.