Cullman Regional to Host Heart Health Seminar February 20th

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In celebration of American Heart Month, Cullman Regional invites you to attend our heart health community seminar next Thursday, February 20th. Coronary artery calcification (CAC) is an excellent cardiovascular disease risk indicator. Knowing your score could save your life. A calcium score exam is a quick, convenient and noninvasive way of evaluating the amount of…

Cullman Regional Employees “Go Red” on National Wear Red Day

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February is American Heart Month, and Cullman Regional employees joined together today to raise awareness and support the fight against heart disease by wearing red for National Wear Red Day. According to the American Heart Association (AHA), heart disease is the number one killer of women, causing 1 in 3 deaths each year. Heart disease…

Cullman EMS Receives Sensory Autism Kits for Every Ambulance

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Cullman Regional’s Cullman EMS recently received ten sensory autism kits called “Carter Kits” to be placed in each ambulance thanks to a recent donation by local State Farm agent, Tonya Wilson. Carter Kits are inspired by Carter Severs, a 5 year-old from Michigan who has Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). Carter’s dad, Justin Severs, is a…

Cullman Regional to host National Wear Red Day Luncheon February 7th

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Heart disease and stroke cause 1 in 3 deaths among women each year, killing approximately one woman every 80 seconds. Fortunately, we can change that because 80 percent of cardiac and stroke events may be prevented with education and action. Join us for our third annual National Wear Red Day Luncheon on February 7th at…

FREE Community Heart Screenings in February

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In recognition of National Heart Month, Cullman Regional is offering FREE Heart Screenings to the community on February 6th, 13th and 27th.  Appointments are preferred but walk-ins are welcome. According to the American Heart Association, cardiovascular disease accounts for nearly 836,546 deaths in the US. That’s about 1 of every 3 deaths in the U.S….

Cullman Regional Receives CON Approval for Expansion Project

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The Health Care Authority of Cullman County/ Cullman Regional Board of Directors announced today that the Alabama State Health Planning & Development Agency has approved the Certificate of Need (CON) for the $30 million expansion project announced by Cullman Regional in June of 2019.  The expansion will increase the capacity of the Critical Care Unit…

Interested in learning more about gastric sleeve weight loss surgery?

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Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy, also known as the gastric sleeve procedure, is a minimally invasive surgical option for severely obese patients, or obese patients who have obesity-related health conditions such as diabetes, high blood pressure or sleep apnea. This procedure is now available at Cullman Regional. Learn more as Surgeon K. Mac Cottingham, MD, provides general…

Cullman Regional to Host Photos with Santa Event on December 7th

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Cullman Regional is excited to host a FREE Photos with Santa event at Cullman Regional in the Colonel Cullmann Room on Saturday, December 7th from 2pm – 4pm. Children will be able to visit with Santa and have their photo made. Refreshments will be provided including candy canes, cookies and hot chocolate. There is no…