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 Facebook page: @CullmanRegionalMedicalCenter

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:
Mary Beth Sellers
Marketing and Public Relations

Cullman Regional Welcomes Family Care Physician April Frater, MD, to Medical Group

Cullman Regional welcomes board certified Family Care physician April Frater, MD, to the Cullman Regional Medical Group. Dr. Frater completed her medical degree at University of Medicine and Health Sciences in St. Kitts, West Indies. During her residency at the University of Alabama College of Community Health Sciences in Tuscaloosa, she received the Internal Medicine…

Cullman Regional Welcomes Family Care Physician John Morgan, MD to Medical Group

Cullman Regional is pleased to welcome board-certified family care physician John Morgan, MD to the Cullman Regional Medical Group. Dr. Morgan received his medical degree the University of Alabama School of Medicine in Birmingham and completed his residency at the Family Physicians’ Association of Flower Hospital in Sylvania, Ohio. With over 35 years of medical…

Cullman Regional receives Community Partner Award from UAH

University of Alabama in Huntsville College of Nursing Graduate Program has chosen Cullman Regional as the recipient of its annual Community Partner Award.  The award is in recognition of Cullman Regional’s continued commitment to provide nurse practitioner students important precepting opportunities despite the extraordinary challenges during the COVID pandemic. “Nursing is the backbone of healthcare,”…

Imaging Center at Hartselle Health Park Opens

Cullman Regional has opened an Imaging Center at Hartselle Health Park, providing the community new and much needed healthcare services. “Access to healthcare is vital for communities like Hartselle,” said James Clements, Cullman Regional CEO. “We’re immensely proud of Hartselle Health Park and the medical services it offers. We believe Morgan County residents deserve convenient,…

Hartselle Health Park Urgent Care Now Open

Cullman Regional has opened a new Urgent Care Center at Hartselle Health Park, providing the community new and much needed healthcare services. “Access to healthcare is vital for communities like Hartselle,” said James Clements, Cullman Regional CEO. “We’re immensely proud of Hartselle Health Park and the medical services it offers. We believe Morgan County residents…

Cullman Regional Introduces New Pristina 3D Mammography Machine

The Women’s Diagnostic Center at Cullman Regional is proud to announce the addition of the GE Seneographe Pristina 3D mammography machine. The new equipment comes with advanced technology that allows our physicians to better diagnose breast cancer and provides a more comfortable patient experience. While 3D mammograms have been offered by Cullman Regional for four…

Cullman Regional Earns National Recognition for Efforts to Improve Stroke and Cardiovascular Treatment

Cullman Regional has received two American Heart Association Achievement Awards, one of which has been awarded to the hospital for three consecutive years. The awards recognize Cullman Regional for implementing quality improvement measures that help ensure stroke and cardiovascular patients receive the most appropriate treatment according to nationally recognized, research-based guidelines. According to the American…

Cullman Regional Welcomes Endocrinologist, Lakshmi Kannan, MD, to Medical Group

Cullman Regional welcomes Endocrinologist and Obesity Medicine Specialist, Lakshmi Kannan, MD, to the Cullman Regional Medical Group. Dr. Kannan completed her medical degree at Thanjavur Medical College, and later completed her residency in Internal Medicine at Einstein Medical Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She then went on to complete her fellowship in Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism…

Welcome Rheumatologist, Celia Fernandez, MD, to Medical Group

Cullman Regional welcomes Rheumatologist, Celia Fernandez, MD, to the Cullman Regional Medical Group. Dr. Fernandez completed her Doctorate of Medicine at Ponce School of Medicine, and later completed her residency at Cooper Hospital University Medical Center in Camden, New Jersey. She then went on to complete her fellowship in Rheumatology at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital…