Cullman Regional’s Marketing and Public Relations Team is committed to providing the community with the most up-to-date information about Cullman Regional, as well as a wide range of health issues.

To ensure the privacy of our patients, a representative from Marketing and Public Relations must accompany members of the media during all visits to Cullman Regional’s main campus and related sites.

All requests to speak with any member of the Cullman Regional staff must be directed to Marketing and Public Relations prior to any interviews.

During emergencies or breaking news, check our Twitter feed: @CullmanRegional

Marketing and Public Relations Office:
Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. for interviews, background information and media visits.

After-hours patient condition requests:
Call (256) 737-2000 and ask that the Media Contact be contacted.

Public Relations Contact
Lindsey P. Dossey, Vice President,
Marketing and Public Relations

Cullman Regional Offering FREE Prostate Cancer Screenings on February 24th

Cullman Regional is offering free Prostate Cancer Screenings on Monday, February 24th 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…

Cullman EMS to Host 5th Annual 911 Chili Supper & Cook-Off February 22

Cullman Regional’s Cullman EMS is hosting its 5th Annual 911 Chili Supper & Cook-Off on Saturday, February 22  from 5pm to 7pm at Cullman First Baptist Church with all proceeds benefitting Curt’s Closet of Cullman. The cook-off competition is open to all law enforcement, firefighters, EMA, EMS personnel and dispatchers. The chili supper is open…

Share Club of Cullman Donates to Hospice of Cullman County, Inc.

Cullman Regional’s Hospice of Cullman County, Inc. recently received a donation of $5,000 from the Share Club of Cullman. The contribution came from proceeds from the Share Club’s Christmas Tour of Homes event and will benefit Hospice’s indigent care patients. Hospice uses the indigent patient care fund to assist patients and families with everyday living…

Cullman Regional to Host Heart Health Seminar February 20th

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

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 Regional to host National Wear Red Day Luncheon February 7th

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

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

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?

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…