Cullman Regional Receives First Shipment of COVID-19 Vaccine

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Cullman Regional received the facility’s first shipment of the Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine this morning. Cullman Regional plans to administer the first round of vaccines to employees on Tuesday, December 15. “We will prioritize administration of the vaccine in accordance with the federal and state-approved guidelines that have been provided to us,” said Cullman Regional Chief…

Coronavirus (COVID-19): What Do I Do If I Feel Sick?

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If you have a cough, a fever or difficulty breathing, and you are worried that you may have COVID-19, the disease caused by the new coronavirus, here are recommendations to help prevent the disease from spreading to people in your home and community. 1. Stay Home and Call a Health Care Provider Unless it is…

Cullman Regional Announces First Local COVID-19 Positive Patient

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Cullman Regional Medical Center announced today that a local healthcare provider in Cullman has become the first in the community to test positive for coronavirus (COVID-19). However, this provider is currently not exhibiting any symptoms and has self-quarantined for 14 days. All provider, staff and patient interaction has been analyzed and is considered low-risk per…

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update

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Our hospital has taken every precaution to provide for the safety of our patients and our staff.  We have treated communicable diseases for many years, so we understand the precautions that must be taken in terms of isolating patients, limiting visitors and having employees wear protective clothing. Plans are in place. We urge members of…

Cullman Regional Accepting Handmade Mask Donations

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As Cullman Regional continues to manage its supply of personal protective equipment, it’s allowing for the making of alternative, non-commercially produced cotton masks. The CDC recommends cloth face coverings should: fit snugly but comfortably against the side of the face be secured with ties or ear loops include multiple layers of fabric allow for breathing…

Cullman Regional Medical Group Welcomes Family Physician Richard Gonzales, MD

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Cullman Regional is excited to welcome Family Physician Richard Gonzales, MD, to the Cullman Regional Medical Group. Dr. Gonzales is a board-certified Family Physician and completed medical school in the Philippines. He then completed his post-doctoral training in Family Medicine at St. Clare’s Hospital in Schenectady, New York. Most recently, he practiced with Sutter Healthcare…

Cullman Regional Wound Healing Center Spotlights Wound Healing & Prevention During Foot Health Awareness Month

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When it comes to foot health, every step counts. The Wound Healing Center at Cullman Regional is recognizing Foot Health Awareness Month by offering information and tips to educate patients about foot health and chronic wounds. Did you know that the average person walks more than 100,000 miles in their lifetime? The human foot is…

Cullman Regional Continues to Require Masks for All Entering the Facility

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Cullman Regional Medical Center announced today that they will continue to require anyone entering the medical center to wear a mask.  This announcement comes after Governor Ivey announced that the Alabama Statewide Mask Mandate Order will expire on Friday, April 9 at 5 pm. “Out of an abundance of caution, Cullman Regional will continue to…

Cullman Regional to Open First Health Park in Alabama

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BRINGING INTEGRATED SERVICES TO COMMUNITY Cullman Regional announced plans to open the first of their planned “health parks.” This is a new concept that assembles many different types of health services into a single setting. The arrival of health parks should be viewed from the perspective of the many delivery models that share the goal…