With deaths related to overdose of prescription and illicit drugs having increased by nearly 25 percent in Alabama during the pandemic, Marsha Hawkins,
UAB alumnae Kesha Thurston, DNP, and LaDana Williams-Davis, DNP,
Ascension St. Vincent's has asked for state approval to build an ambulatory center to include a freestanding emergency department, along with space for St. Vincent's and UAB Medicine to offer primary and specialty care services.
The UAB Comprehensive Urban Underserved and Rural Experience (CU2RE) program has launched the CU2RE Primary Care Pipeline Program.
Neurologist Muhammad Salman Siddiqi, MD has joined the Cullman Regional Medical Group.
Bradford Health Services, the southeast's largest substance use disorder treatment provider, has acquired
In May, Walker Baptist Medical Center (WBMC) named Suzanne Pugh as its Chief Operating Officer. Pugh previously served as the hospital's associate administrator.
Ascension St. Vincent's Chilton has partnered with UAB Medicine to bring a tele-critical care unit and tele-stroke unit to Chilton County.
Brookwood Baptist Health (BBH) names Mia Mothershed as its new Group Marketing Director for the five-hospital healthcare system.
After 38 years of service, Juanita Pruitt is retiring from the Jefferson County Medical Society (JCMS).
Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO) is a form of life support used in the most dire circumstances
Employees of Grandview Medical Center are now eligible for new benefits designed to help them eliminate existing student debt faster, pursue additional professional education, and advance their careers.
Julia Boothe, MD, of Reform has begun her term as the new President of the Medical Association of the State of Alabama.
Following a national search, the University of Alabama at Birmingham has named Maria Rodriguez Shirey, PhD as the new dean of the UAB School of Nursing.
Birmingham-based IllumiCare, a pioneer in point-of-care healthcare information technology (HIT), has named Ralph Keiser as Chief Strategy Officer
The University of Alabama at Birmingham has been identified by Emerging Therapy Solutions (ETS) as a Program of Experience for Chimeric antigen receptor T cell therapy.
Princeton Baptist Medical Center has named Lavon Beard, PT, MBA as its new Associate Administrator.
The U.S. News & World Report Best Graduate School Rankings were released recently and many of the UAB graduate programs were ranked near the top.
Sudhan Nagarajan, MD, a cardiothoracic and vascular surgeon at Cardiothoracic Surgical Associates
The Birmingham Recovery Center has earned The Joint Commission's Gold Seal of Approval® Accreditation for addiction treatment.
Baptist Health Foundation has donated six automated CPR devices