Cullman Regional to Host Adult Vaccinations Seminar on August 16

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Even if you feel healthy, adults’ immune systems naturally weaken with age increasing the risk of certain infectious diseases. For example, influenza and pneumonia are a leading cause of death in the United States. In addition to flu and pneumonia there are also vaccines for shingles, tetanus, diphtheria and pertussis that benefit the adult population….

Cullman Regional’s Hospice of Cullman County, Inc. MEGA CASH Draw Down a Huge Success

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Pictured (L-R): Shelly Ligon, Cullman Regional Home Care and Hospice Director, presents a check to winners James Laminack, Darlene Norris and Wendell Copeland. Cullman Regional is proud to announce that Hospice of Cullman County, Inc. recently held its annual MEGA CASH Draw Down, which serves as a fundraiser benefiting indigent patient care. The event raised…

Cullman Regional Welcomes Urologist Erik Wallin, MD, to Medical Staff

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Cullman Regional welcomes Urologist Erik Wallin, MD, to the Cullman Regional Medical Staff. Dr. Wallin is a robotic-trained, board eligible urologist. He is a graduate of Hiram College in Hiram, Ohio and completed Medical School at the University of Toledo College of Medicine. He completed his post-doctoral training at The University of Alabama at Birmingham’s…

Cullman Regional Offering FREE Peripheral Artery Disease Community Screenings

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In recognition of Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) Awareness Month, Cullman Regional is hosting free PAD community screenings on Thursday, August 9 and Friday, September 7 at Cullman Regional. According to the American Heart Association, PAD affects about 8.5 million Americans, becoming more common as we age. PAD is a problem that causes poor blood flow…

Cullman Regional to Host RN Recruitment Open House August 18

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Nurses are invited to look at new career opportunities at Cullman Regional during a RN Recruitment Open House on Saturday, August 18 from 8 a.m. to noon. Nurses who attend the open house will have the opportunity to meet with directors and hiring managers from several departments including the Critical Care Unit, In-Patient Services, Float…

Cullman Regional and Local Physicians Create Quality & Efficiency Network Partnership

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Members of the Cullman Regional Hospital Quality & Efficiency Network, LLC governing board of managers are pictured (L-R): Adam Harrison, DO, Communication Committee Chair; James Clements, Cullman Regional CEO; Christopher Coccia, DO, Executive Committee Chair; Jim Hoover, MD, IT Committee Chair; Ben Gomez, MD, Finance Committee Chair; and William E. Smith Jr., MD, Cullman Regional…

Cullman Regional to Host School Nurse Continuing Education Workshop on July 17th

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Cullman Regional is hosting a School Nurse Continuing Education Workshop on July 17th, giving school nurses the opportunity to earn 6 contact hours towards their nursing license. The full-day workshop will feature several key speakers including: Brian Corliss, MD, Internal Medicine and Pediatrics of Cullman Mark Addison, MD, Cullman Medical and Pediatric Associates Lisa Ellard,…

Cullman Regional Urgent Care Welcomes Cindy Hawkins, CRNP

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Cullman Regional welcomes Cindy Hawkins, CRNP, to the Cullman Regional Urgent Care Staff. Hawkins is a certified family nurse practitioner as well as a certified clinical nurse specialist, board-certified in critical care. She is a graduate of Jacksonville State University in Jacksonville, Ala. and completed Nurse Practitioner School at University of Alabama in Huntsville.  Hawkins…

Howard Williamson, MD, Celebrates 40 Years of Service to Community

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Cullman Regional would like to congratulate and thank Howard Williamson, MD, for providing 40 years of service to the community and to Cullman Regional Medical Center as an obstetrician and gynecologist. Dr. Williamson completed his undergraduate degree from Birmingham Southern and completed medical school at the University of Alabama School of Medicine. After completing his…