Cullman Regional Now Offering Flu Vaccines at Multiple Locations

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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has officially kicked off Flu Prevention Season in the United States. Every season, flu sickens millions of Americans, hospitalizes hundreds of thousands and kills tens of thousands. CDC recommends a yearly flu vaccine as the first and most important step in protecting against flu viruses. Getting a…

Cullman Regional Welcomes Orthopedic Surgeon Connor Ojard, MD, to Medical Staff

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Cullman Regional welcomes board-eligible Orthopedic Surgeon Connor Ojard, MD, to the Medical Staff. A native of Spanish Fort, Ala., he received his undergraduate degree from Samford University and his medical degree from the UAB School of Medicine. After medical school, he completed his orthopedic surgery residency at the Ochsner Clinic Foundation in New Orleans, LA….

Cullman Regional Welcomes Obstetrician/Gynecologist Taylor Massengill, MD, to Medical Staff

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Cullman Regional welcomes board-certified Obstetrician/Gynecologist Taylor Massengill, MD, to the Cullman Regional Medical Staff. A native of Gardendale, Dr. Massengill is a graduate of the University of Alabama and obtained her Medical degree from UAB School of Medicine. She completed her post–doctoral training including minimally-invasive daVinci robotic surgery at the University of Mississippi Medical Center…

Flu vs. COVID-19: Similarities and Differences

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Flu and COVID-19 share many characteristics, but there are some key differences. From signs and symptoms to who is at risk for severe disease, see what these two illnesses have in common and what makes them different. You need javascript enabled to view this content or go to source URL.

Cullman Regional Medical Group Welcomes Urologist Thomas Dukovac, MD

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Cullman Regional welcomes board-eligible Urologist Thomas Dukovac, MD, to the Cullman Regional Medical Group. Dr. Dukovac is a graduate of Middle Tennessee State University and completed Medical School at the University of Tennessee College of Medicine. He completed his post-doctoral training at the Ochsner Clinic Foundation in New Orleans, LA.  Dr. Dukovac is passionate about…

Cullman Regional Medical Group Welcomes General Surgeon Greg Thompson, MD

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Cullman Regional welcomes General Surgeon Greg Thompson, MD, to the Cullman Regional Medical Group. A native of Madison, Alabama, he received his undergraduate degree in Biomedical Sciences from Auburn University and his medical degree from the University of South Alabama College of Medicine. After medical school, he completed his general surgery residency at Brookwood Baptist…

How to Protect Yourself from COVID-19

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We all have a role to play in helping prevent the spread of COVID-19 in our community. Follow these guidelines to help protect yourself and others. Wash Your Hands Often. Wash your hands with soap and water for at least 20 seconds especially after you have been in a public place or after blowing your…

Cullman Regional Hosting Emergency Blood Drive Thursday, July 16th

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The blood supply in our community has reached emergency levels, meaning there is less than a two day supply to restock our local hospitals. Cullman Regional is hosting an Emergency Blood Drive Thursday, July 16th from 9 am until 5 pm. Donations will be accepted on the LifeSouth Community Bloodmobile, located outside the main entrance…

Cullman Regional Medical Group Welcomes Family Physician Amber Whitfield, MD

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Cullman Regional is excited to welcome board-certified Family Physician Amber Whitfield, MD, to the Cullman Regional Medical Group. Dr. Whitfield is a graduate of Mississippi State University in Starkville, Miss., and completed Medical School at the University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson, Miss. She completed her post-doctoral training at the University of Alabama Huntsville…

Cullman Regional Along With Local, State and Federal Leaders Encourage Community to Help Stop the Spread of COVID-19

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Cullman Regional Medical Center and local leaders are coming together to encourage local community members to stop the spread of COVID-19 by following 3 simple steps: Wash Your Hands, frequently Maintain 6-foot distance when out Wear a Mask when you can’t maintain a 6-foot distance from others. “Cullman Regional continues to see an increase not…