Cullman Regional to Host Hartselle Health Center Ground Breaking Ceremony

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Cullman Regional announced that the Ground Breaking Ceremony for the new Cullman Regional Hartselle Health Center will be held on Tuesday, October 20 at 2pm. The event will feature an overview of the project from Cullman Regional representatives as well as comments from state and local leaders on the benefits of the new outpatient facility…

Cullman Regional’s Annual Trunk or Treat Event Cancelled This Year

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Cullman Regional announced the 2020 Trunk or Treat event, its largest annual event, has been cancelled for this year. The decision was made by the Cullman Regional Administration due to a variety of factors concerning COVID-19, including not having the ability to effectively social distance attendees during this year’s event. “We love being able to…

Cullman Regional — Changes In Hospitalist Program

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At Cullman Regional, our goal is to put the needs of our patients first. Therefore, when a change is made that could impact your delivery of healthcare as a patient in our facility; we want to keep you informed. Beginning October 1, the inpatient hospital care for some of our patients may look differently, and…

Cullman Regional Implements Updated Hospital Visitation Policy

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Cullman Regional Medical Center announced today that in order to comply with Governor Kay Ivey’s amended State Health Order regarding hospital visitation, the hospital has developed a COVID/Pandemic Visitation Policy that will go into effect at 8am on Friday, October 2, 2020. Governor Ivey, as detailed in her press conference on Wednesday, September 30, has…

Cullman Regional Welcomes Endocrinologist Robert Chadband, MD, to Medical Group

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Cullman Regional welcomes board-certified Endocrinologist Robert Chadband, MD, to the Cullman Regional Medical Group. A native of Gilchrist, Oregon, he is a graduate of the University of Oregon and completed medical school at the University of Oregon Health Sciences Center. He completed his post-doctoral training in Internal Medicine and his Endocrinology Fellowship at Madigan Army…

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…