Breast Cancer Awareness Month

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Every year in the U.S., more than 230,000 women are diagnosed with breast cancer. It is the second most common cause of death among women, claiming the lives of more than 40,000 women each year. In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, we would like to recognize our team in the Women’s Diagnostic Center. This…

Case Management Week

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Have you ever been assigned a case manager during your hospital stay and wonder what they do? At Cullman Regional, our case managers try to find the best, most efficient, economical way of meeting our inpatients’ needs with the available resources. In Honor of Case Management Week, we would like to recognize our Case Management…

Central Service Week

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The Central Sterile team plays a vital role in preventing a surgical infection through the sterilization of instruments. In honor of Central Service Week, we would like to recognize our Central Sterile team. This team processes instruments in three areas: decontamination, assembly and sterilization. Central Sterile’s role includes sterilization of all surgical instruments for perioperative…

Nuclear Medicine Week

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Nuclear medicine is a branch of medical imaging that uses small amounts of radioactive material to diagnose and determine the severity of or treat a variety of diseases, including many types of cancers, heart disease, gastrointestinal, endocrine, neurological disorders and other abnormalities within the body. In honor of Nuclear Medicine Week, we would like to…

Celebrating Healthcare Environmental Services Week

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In honor of Healthcare Environmental Services Week, we would like to recognize our Environmental Services Team for all they do to provide a safe and clean environment for our patients, guests and hospital staff! Our Environmental Services Team maintains environmental and infection control standards within the hospital, as well as performs a variety of general…

Cullman Regional Welcomes Family Physician Carlos Villar, MD, to the Cullman Regional Family Care Clinic

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Cullman Regional welcomes board-certified Family Physician Carlos Villar, MD, to the Cullman Regional Family Care Clinic. He is is a graduate of the University of Virginia and completed Medical School at Virginia Commonwealth University. He completed his post-doctoral training at St. Francis Family Medicine in Midlothian, VA. Dr. Villar is most passionate about providing personalized…

Cullman Regional Offering FREE Prostate Cancer Screening July 30th

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Cullman Regional is offering free Prostate Cancer Screenings on Tuesday, July 30th in the Cullman Regional Urology Clinic. According to the Prostate Cancer Foundation, 1 in 9 men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer in their lifetime. The greatest risk factors for developing prostate cancer are family history, race and age. Prostate cancer is the…