New hospital to open in Senatobia, Mississippi this monthPublished on Monday, July 12, 2021Delta Health System, has announced plans to open the Highland Hills Medical Center in Senatobia, Mississippi at the end of July. Staff are preparing the facility for a July 29th soft opening. The grand opening is planned for September.“Delta Health System was formed to grow and expand healthcare resources, in addition to supporting communities struggling with healthcare access. Our goal is to provide those resources, expertise and knowledge resulting in exceptional patient experiences and financial stability,” said Scott Christensen, Delta Health System CEO. “Oftentimes, a hospital in a community can be taken for granted, so we are energized to open a hospital in Senatobia offering emergency room care to a community that has been without it for so long.”When it opens, Highland Hills will offer emergency services and acute care with 12 in-patient beds and six ER beds staffed 24/7. Upgrades include a full service lab and radiology department, and Thursday technicians were installing a new state of the art CT scanner.