Cullman Regional Celebrates Employee Health and Fitness Month

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Employee Health and Fitness Month is dedicated to promoting wellness and to encouraging employees and their families to live an active and healthy lifestyle. Health and wellness in the workplace is an investment in the most important asset of your organization, your employees. Worksite wellness provides benefits to both the employee and the employer. Benefits…

Cullman Regional Celebrates Medical Laboratory Professionals Week

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Medical Laboratory Professionals Week recognizes the important role medical laboratory professionals and pathologists play in healthcare. Laboratory professionals often work behind the scenes, and few people know about the critical testing they perform every day. Cullman Regional Laboratory Services includes 43 team members which include medical technologists (MTs), clinical lab technologists (MLTs), specimen processors, phlebotomists,…

Cullman Regional Sleep Center Receives Accreditation from American Academy of Sleep Medicine

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Cullman Regional’s Sleep Center has recently received a five-year re-accreditation from the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM), demonstrating Cullman Regional’s commitment to the highest quality of patient care. Accreditation by the AASM is the gold standard by which the medical community and the public evaluate sleep medicine facilities. Cullman Regional is proud to be…

Cullman Regional Partners With JSU For Educational Advancement For Employees

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Cullman Regional is partnering with Jacksonville State University (JSU) in order to offer a free or low cost educational advancement opportunity for Associate Level Registered Nurses and Respiratory Therapists that are employees of Cullman Regional. “We are consistently looking for opportunities to help our employees advanced their education and knowledge which ultimately leads to better…

Cullman Regional Celebrates Occupational Therapy Month

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Occupational Therapy Month recognizes the Occupational Therapists (OTs) and Certified Occupational Therapy Assistants (COTAs) who enable people of all ages to live life to its fullest by helping them promote health, and prevent—or live better with—injury, illness or disability. These services are available through Cullman Regional Rehab & Therapy Services (formerly ONE Rehab) as well…

Cullman Regional Encourages Screening to Prevent Colon Cancer

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Colorectal cancer is the third most common cancer in the United States and the second leading cause of death from cancer. Colon cancer affects all racial and ethnic groups and is most often found in people ages 50 and older. In 2018, more than 2,100 people are expected to be diagnosed with colon cancer in…

Cullman Regional Medical Center Focuses on Patients’ Total Health

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The following is an article written by Birmingham Medical News. Cullman Regional is differentiating itself from the current trend facing many community hospitals that are closing or being sold to larger healthcare systems. With teamwork and the leadership of Chief Executive Officer James Clements and the board of directors, Cullman Regional has reversed a $13…

Cullman Regional to Host Sleep Well, Stay Well Seminar March 15

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Why is sleep so important to your overall health? In the short term, a lack of adequate sleep can affect judgment, mood, ability to learn and retain information, and may increase the risk of serious accidents and injury.  In the long term, chronic sleep deprivation may lead to a host of health problems including obesity,…