Home Care, Hospice and Palliative Care Month

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In honor of Home Care, Hospice and Palliative Care Month, we would like to recognize our home care and hospice team at Cullman Regional. This team consists of nurses, home care aides, physical therapists, physical therapy assistants, occupational therapists, occupational therapy assistants, volunteer services, a social worker and a chaplain. Hospice care provides emotional support…

Cullman Regional to Host Diabetes Management Seminar on November 21st

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More than 30 million people in the United States have diabetes, and 1 in 4 of them doesn’t know they have it. Join Dr. Carlos Villar, MD, as he discusses types and causes of Diabetes Mellitus. He will also address diet modifications, treatment and medication options. The Diabetes Management Seminar will be held on Thursday,…

Warning Signs You Might Have Gallbladder Disease

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Your gallbladder is a pear-shaped organ that sits below your liver on the right upper-side of your abdomen. Although it plays an important role in your digestive system, acting as a storage reservoir of bile produced by the liver, it is possible for you to live without it. This is a good thing as gallbladder…

Radiologic Technology Week

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Radiologic Technology Week is celebrated annually to recognize the vital role Registered Radiologic Technologists play in the diagnosis and care of patients. Not all facilities have a registered technologist (R.T.) responsible for completing your imaging exam. But at Cullman Regional, all staff members hired to perform exams utilizing ionizing radiation are required to be registered…

Sleep Technologist Week

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Did you know that one in four U.S. adults have some type of sleep problem? From fatigue and slowed reflexes to impaired mental acuity and even depression, lack of restful and restorative sleep can affect every aspect of a person’s life. If you are one of the more than 100 million Americans who has trouble…

Cullman Regional Welcomes Surgical Arts Surgeons and Staff to the Cullman Regional Medical Group

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Cullman Regional and Surgical Arts are excited to announce the addition of their physicians and staff to Cullman Regional Medical Group, the hospital’s employed physician group. With the addition of Surgical Arts, Cullman Regional Medical Group employs 39 physicians and mid-level providers for anesthesiology, cardiology, family medicine, general surgery, gynecology, interventional cardiology, orthopedic spine surgery,…

Physical Therapy Month

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Each year, 50% of Americans over the age of 18 develop a musculoskeletal injury that lasts longer than 3 months. Cullman Regional’s inpatient, outpatient and home health physical therapy teams work to relieve pain and improve strength, balance and mobility.  They train their patients to perform important everyday tasks to return them to prior activities…

Cullman Heart Walk Set for November 16th at Depot Park

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The American Heart Association is gearing up for the 2019 Cullman Heart Walk! The Heart Walk is the American Heart Association’s premiere event for raising funds to save lives from this country’s No. 1 and No. 5 killers – heart disease and stroke. Designed to promote physical activity and heart-healthy living, the Heart Walk creates…

Healthcare Facilities and Engineering Week

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In honor of Healthcare Facilities and Engineering Week, we would like to thank our Plant Operations and Bio-med teams for keeping our facilities safe and secure. This department performs a variety of services including maintenance, inspections, construction, lawn care and valet. Each team plays a pivotal role in keeping our hospital running and making sure…

Cullman Regional Offering FREE Peripheral Artery Disease Community Screenings on November 7th

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Cullman Regional is hosting free PAD community screenings on Thursday, November 7th from 7am to 3pm in the Colonel Cullmann Room, located in Professional Office Building 2 on the Cullman Regional campus. According to the American Heart Association, PAD affects about 8.5 million Americans, becoming more common as we age. PAD is a problem that…