Mississippi State Hospital is a publicly funded behavioral health program of the Mississippi Department of Mental Health. The hospital is located on a 350-acre campus in Whitfield, MS, 15 miles southeast of Jackson, the state capital. Mississippi State Hospital operates 311 hospital beds and is accredited by the Joint Commission. The hospital beds include Adult Acute and Continued Treatment Psychiatric, Child/Adolescent Psychiatric, Forensic, and Adult and Adolescent Substance Use services. The program also includes a 276 bed nursing home.


To help the individuals we serve achieve mental wellness
by encouraging HOPE, promoting SAFETY, and supporting RECOVERY
while utilizing RESOURCES efficiently.



Job Postings

IPS FT RNs.rfx3150005594

JNH FT RNs.RFX3150005595

MOD Ad july 1 2024

Notice of Cancellation of Procurement 3150005419

Notice of Cancellation of Procurement 3150005418

IPS FT RN (RFx 3150005418)

JNH FT Rn (RFx 3150005419)

Psychiatrists (Outpatient Physicians)

FT RN for IPS AUGUST 1 2023

FT RN jaquith AUGUST 1 2023

Associate psychiatry residency program director rfx 3150004943

Psychiatrist attending physician supervising residents for outpatient clinic rfx 3150004937

RFA-Anesthesiologist- RFx 3150004766

RFA-MOD-RFx 3150004767

RFA-Child Psychiatrist-RFx 3150004768

CANCELLATION letter of RFX 3150004768 FTRN

RFA-Substance Use Psychiatrist RFx 3150004776

Forensic Psychology Evaluator

RFA-FT RN Jaquith RFX 3150004761

CANCELLATION letter of RFX 3150004761 FTRN.

RFA-FT RN Inpatient RFX 3150004770

CANCELLATION letter of RFX 3150004770 FTRN

Bids and public notices

JULY1 2024 MOD RFx 3150005556-notice-of-intent-to-award

FT RN IPS July 1 ,2024 intent to award notice

July 1 2024 FT RN JNH RFX 3510005595-notice-of-intent-to-award


AwardedAUGUST 2023 JNH RN RFX 3510004992-notice-of-award

Awarded AUGUST 2023 IPS RN RFX 3510004993-notice-of-award

Awarded-JULY 2023 Region 9 award notice

AwardedAUG 2023 MOD-notice-of-award

Intent to award-Medical Officer on Duty

Intent to award-Outpatient Psychiatrist

AUGUST 2023 IPS RN RFX 3510004993-notice-of-intent-to-award.

AUGUST 2023 JNH RN RFX 3510004992-notice-of-intent-to-award.

Anesthesiologist Awarded Notice

MOD Award Notice

Psych Substance Award Notice

Psychiatry outpatient attending-notice of intent to award

Intent to award-psychiatry residency director-RFX 3150004943

IPS RN RFX 3140004770

JNH RN RFX 3150004761

Inpatient Psychiatrist RFX 3150004768

Intent to award RFX 3150004767 MOD

Intent to award RFX 3150004776 Psychiatrist Substance unit

Intent to award RFX 3150004766 anesthesiologist

dfa-JULY1 2023 Rn RFX 3510004761-notice-of-intent-to-award

dfa-JULY1 2023 Rn RFX 3510004770-notice-of-intent-to-award

Intent to award-Psychiatrist Substance Use Unit-Rfx 3150004776"

Intent to award-Psychiatrist- Inpatient services-RFx 3150004768

Intent to award-MOD-RFX 3150004767

Anesthesia Intent to Award RFx 3150004766

Request for applications-MOD-RFx 3150005012

9/14/22 Request for Applications- MOD

NOTICE of cancelled procurement RFX#3160005441

Patient Request For Medical Information Form

Notice: Request for Qualification

Notice: RFQ

Notice of RFA: Medical Officers On Duty

Notice of Intent to Award

Five Notices of Intent To Award

Did not hire/Notice of Debriefing

Notice of RFA: Full Time RN

NOTICE OF RFA, RFX 3150004342

RFA full time RN - Questions and Answers

Intent to Award Letter Non-offer Debriefing Letter

Non offer debriefing letter revised

Notice of Intent to Award

11 RN letters of intent

DFA Notice of Intent To Award for FTRN 7.1.22

Notice of Rejection letter-FTRN July 1 2022

Notice: Award Analysis

Notice of Patient/Resident Privacy Rights

Joint Commission Public Notice

MSH Public Notice

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Notice To Contract Workers

Mississippi State Hospital does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or genetic information in admission to, participation in or receipt of, the services and benefits under any of its programs and activities whether carried out by Mississippi State Hospital directly or through a contractor or any other entity with which Mississippi State Hospital arranges to carry out its programs and activities as these relate to either treatment of patients/residents at or employment with MSH. This statement is in accordance with the provisions of Section 1557 of the Affordable Care Act, Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Age and Discrimination Act of 1975, Regulations of the United States Department of Health and Human Services issued pursuant to these statutes at Title 45 Code of Federal Regulations Parts 80, 84, 91, and 92, and Regulations enforced by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. 

For further information about Mississippi State Hospital’s Notice of Nondiscrimination Policy, contact Bo Blanks, Civil Rights Coordinator, 601-351-8500.


For more information contact:

Mississippi State Hospital
PO Box 157-A
Whitfield, MS 39193
Telephone: (601) 351-8000
(main switchboard and after hours)

Public Relations:
Telephone: (601) 351-8018
E-mail: info@msh.state.ms.us

Press & Media:
(601) 351-8155



Charges for services at Jaquith Nursing Home are available upon request

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