Grand Rounds

Eric Blackman

Vulcan Imaging Associates Acquires Women’s Imaging Associates

Mar 20, 2024 at 11:14 am by kbarrettalley

Vulcan Imaging Associates (VIA), a leading radiology practice in Alabama, has acquired Women’s Imaging Associates, an independent tele-mammography practice established b.... Read More
Marnix and Mary Heersink

Marnix Heersink Adds to Original Gift

Feb 23, 2024 at 07:57 am by kbarrettalley

In December, Marnix E. Heersink, MD committed an additional $5 million to his transformational $95 million gift that named the UAB Marnix E. Heersink School of Medicine in 202.... Read More
Laura Grill, EAMC President

East Alabama Groundbreaking for New Psychiatric Hospital

Feb 23, 2024 at 07:57 am by kbarrettalley

The need for psychiatric beds in Alabama is so acute that East Alabama Health had to reject nearly 500 mental health patients in 2021. In an effort to alleviate this problem,.... Read More

Physicians Want Action to Fix Prior Authorization Delays

Feb 23, 2024 at 07:56 am by kbarrettalley

Alabama physicians say a new federal rule may help patients in government-sponsored health programs get more timely treatment, but action is needed at the state level that app.... Read More
David McLain, MD, FACP

David McLain, MD Accepts Fellowship of the Royal College of Physicians

Feb 23, 2024 at 07:55 am by kbarrettalley

David McLain, MD, FACP has been elected to the Royal College of Physicians (RCP) for his contributions to the medical industry. Established in 1518, RCP is the oldest medical.... Read More

April 2024

Apr 23, 2024 at 10:42 am by kbarrettalley

Your April 2024 Issue of Birmingham Medical News is Here!