Case Management Week

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Have you ever been assigned a case manager during your hospital stay and wonder what they do? At Cullman Regional, our case managers try to find the best, most efficient, economical way of meeting our inpatients’ needs with the available resources. In Honor of Case Management Week, we would like to recognize our Case Management…

Central Service Week

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The Central Sterile team plays a vital role in preventing a surgical infection through the sterilization of instruments. In honor of Central Service Week, we would like to recognize our Central Sterile team. This team processes instruments in three areas: decontamination, assembly and sterilization. Central Sterile’s role includes sterilization of all surgical instruments for perioperative…

Cullman Regional Welcomes Minimally-Invasive Spine Surgeon Phillip Kravetz, MD, to Medical Group

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Cullman Regional welcomes Minimally-Invasive Spine Surgeon Phillip Kravetz, MD, to the Cullman Regional Medical Group. Dr. Kravetz is a board-certified Orthopedic Surgeon with a specialty in Spinal Surgery and earned his medical degree from the University of Michigan Medical School. He was a fellow in Molecular Pharmacology at Harvard University before completing his post-doctoral training…

Cullman Regional Announces Plans for Hartselle Urgent Care, Imaging Center & Specialty Clinic

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Cullman Regional is excited to announce that they will soon break ground on a new multi-use health care facility in Hartselle, Alabama. The facility will include an urgent care center, outpatient imaging center and specialty physician clinic. “We continue to have more people from the Hartselle community utilizing the services at Cullman Regional,” said Vice…

Cullman Regional to Host 5th Annual Trunk or Treat

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Cullman Regional is excited to announce it will be hosting the 5th Annual Trunk or Treat event on October 24, 2019 from 4 to 7 pm on the Cullman Regional Campus. Main features of this year’s event include free food, bounce houses, free health screenings and tons of candy! The event also features elaborate trunks…

Healthcare Supply Chain Week

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In honor of Healthcare Supply Chain Week, we would like to recognize our Materials Management Team. This department of 10 consists of purchasing managers, buyers, clerks and support personnel who are responsible for shipping, receiving, ordering and monitoring supplies for the hospital. Materials Management plays a pivotal role in making sure our hospital is properly…

Healthcare Food Service Workers Week

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Wholesome, nourishing and well-balanced meals are an important part of your treatment and recovery. Cullman Regional makes every effort to provide nutritious meals prepared according to your doctor’s orders. In honor of Healthcare Food Service Workers Week, we would like to recognize our employees from the Cullman Regional Food and Nutrition staff. This department includes…

Nuclear Medicine Week

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Nuclear medicine is a branch of medical imaging that uses small amounts of radioactive material to diagnose and determine the severity of or treat a variety of diseases, including many types of cancers, heart disease, gastrointestinal, endocrine, neurological disorders and other abnormalities within the body. In honor of Nuclear Medicine Week, we would like to…

Cullman Regional to Host Weight Management Seminar on October 17th

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Weight gain is a common, frustrating problem for men and women. This often leads to patients becoming overweight or obese which puts them at an increased risk for chronic medical conditions. Understanding the factors that lead to weight gain and changes in body composition, as well as the importance of lifestyle modification in combating or…

Cullman Regional Launches Virtual Care Services to Area Patients

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Cullman Regional is proud to announce the addition of virtual care to its services in order to make healthcare more accessible to its patients. Created through a partnership between Cullman Regional and Synct, Cullman Regional Virtual Care allows patients to communicate and submit basic care requests to Cullman Regional Medical Group Providers through a computer…