Community Events

Community Education Center

The Cullman Regional Community Education Center provides meeting rooms, named after places and people special to the community, catering and audio/visual equipment which may be utilized by local businesses, civic, cultural, educational groups, associations and churches in the community. The Community Education Center staff has more than 13 years of experience in assisting local events with planning their events and coordinates all catering needs with the CRMC Food & Nutrition Staff.

Visit us on the first floor of Professional Office Building 2, or by phone at (256) 737-2630

Community Outreach Programs & Services

The health education of our community is important to us at Cullman Regional. To promote a greater understanding of wellness and an awareness of the health care issues that confront us today, Cullman Regional offers a variety of health education opportunities and resources as a service to our community.

Visit us on the 2nd Floor of Professional Office Building I, Suite 220, or by phone at (256) 737-2600

Wellness Programs

Diabetes Care Center

Cullman Regional’s Diabetes Care Center provides diabetes education for adult diabetics, gestational (obstetric patients) diabetics and pediatric diabetic patients as well as medical nutrition therapy. The Diabetes Care Center has both individual and group classes covering nine different subject areas in order to provide patients with the knowledge, skills and ability to direct their diabetes self care.

Visit us on the first floor of the main hospital, or by phone at (256) 737-2025

CPAP Care Center

Cullman Regional’s CPAP Care Center is a Positive Airway Pressure therapy store, specializing in CPAP, BiPAP, AutoPAP and all related supplies and accessories. We feature a large selection of ResMed sleep therapy devices and accessories.

Visit us on the first floor of Professional Office Building 2 on the main campus of Cullman Regional, or by phone at (256) 737-2753.

Nurse Navigation

Cullman Regiopnal Nurse Navigation provides expert cancer care, offers a team approach to educate and support the patient and family during their battle with cancer and improves patient outcomes through education, support and monitoring.

Visit us on the main floor of Professional Office Building 1 (next to Subway) on the main campus of Cullman Regional Medical Center, or by phone at (256) 737-2111

Center for Wound Healing

The Cullman Regional Center for Wound Healing, managed by Healogics™, provides specialized treatment for chronic or non-healing wounds, which are defined as sores or wounds that have not significantly improved from conventional treatments.

Visit us in Professional Office Building 1, or by phone at (256) 737-2980.

Sleep Disorders Center

Cullman Regional’s Sleep Disorders Center performs sleep studies on adults and pediatric patients ages 1 ½ years and up for all sleep disorders, as opposed to a Sleep Lab which primarily addresses sleep apnea. The CRMC Sleep Disorders Center is staffed by medical professionals specially trained to identify and treat sleep disorders and is fully-accredited by the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM).

Visit us on the second floor of Professional Office Building 3 in Suite 202, or by phone at (256) 737-2140.

Women’s Diagnostic Center

The Women’s Diagnostic Center at Cullman Regional was designed specifically with a woman’s needs in mind. Through modern technology and procedures, the center offers patients the best chance for early detection of breast cancer. The center utilizes a digital mammography system which provides numerous advantages, including excellent visibility of the breast, fast generation of images, the ability to magnify and manipulate images to prevent retakes and allows for less discomfort during the compression.

Visit us on the first floor of the Main Hospital, next to the Cardiology Clinic and Diagnostic Imaging, or by phone at (256) 737-2270.

Emergency Department

Cullman Regional Emergency Department is here to treat you and your family when an emergency strikes. The Emergency Department is staffed with Board-Certified Emergency Physicians, Certified Nurse Practitioners, Certified Physicians Assistants and Registered Nurses in order to provide you with the best care possible.

Visit us at the rear of the Main Hospital, or by phone at (256) 737-2100.

Hospitalist Program

Cullman Regional is proud to offer a Hospitalist Program which provides inpatient care to patients through their primary care physician. When a decision is made to admit you to Cullman Regional, your Primary Care physician may request a Hospitalist care for you. If a surgeon or specialist admits you, a Hospitalist may be requested to see you in consultation.

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Pain Clinic

The Pain Clinic is a state-of-the-art program organized to provide excellence in pain management to individuals in the North Alabama region. The clinic provides medical management through physicians trained in Anesthesiology, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. This approach, combined with input from physical and occupational therapy and nursing enables the patient to receive a thorough evaluation to determine treatment options and plan of care.

Visit us at the Cullman Regional Campus in Medical Day hospital or call us at (256) 737-2235.

Screenings

Community Outreach Screenings

Cullman Regional’s Community Outreach Team is proud to offer FREE Community Wellness Screenings at local events. Free Screenings include: Blood Pressure, Body Mass Index, Bone Density, Total Cholesterol, LDL, HDL, Triglycerides and Glucose.

To schedule our screening team for your next event, call (256) 737-2754.

FREE Screening Clinics

Cullman Regional’s Community Outreach Team offers several specialty screening clinics throughout the year, these screenings are appointment based to allow time for more extensive screening tests. Screenings clinics held throughout the year include: Cardiovascular Disease Screening Clinic in February, Stroke Prevention Screening Clinic in May, Peripheral Artery Disease Prevention Clinic in September.

For a complete list of upcoming screening clinics or to schedule an appointment, call (256) 735-5600.

Industrial Screening Clinics & Wellness Programs

Cullman Regional is excited to provide FREE wellness screenings for business and industry in the communities we serve. Our on-site screening program can be scheduled around your work schedule. Our screening team includes a Wellness Coordinator, a Cardiovascular Services Nurse, Radiology Technitians, and Medical Laboratory Technicians and Phelbotomists. Each employee receives same-day results and receives one-on-one counseling from our nurse regarding any results. Cullman Regional can also provide additional health risk assessments, follow-up, educational programs and tracking for an additional fee.

For more information on the Employee Wellness Program at Cullman Regional, contact the Wellness Coordinator at (256) 737-2298 or the Community Outreach Office at (256) 737-2754.

Support Groups

Tobacco Treatment Program

To raise awareness related to the harmful effects of tobacco and to motivate employees and community members to remain free from tobacco, Cullman Regional Wellness now offers a Tobacco Treatment Program. The program consists of an information session, 6 treatment sessions to help you develop skills to successfully quit for good and follow-up sessions to help you succeed. Classes are offered at multiple times to accommodate various schedules.

For more information, call (256) 735-5600 or visit www.crmchospital.com/quitnow. Help is also available through Alabama QuitNow, call 1-800-QUITNOW or 1-800-784-8669 or click here for online counseling.

Alzheimer’s Caregivers Support Group

Find meaningful advice and support from a community of your fellow caregivers. Unless otherwise noted, this group meets the third Tuesday of each month at 5:30 pm. Meetings held at Westminster Assisted Living, located at the intersection of Main Street and Olive Street (1020 Olive Street SW, Cullman).

Contact Jane Burchfield at (256) 737-2033 or [email protected] for more information.

Adult Diabetes Support Group

Anyone interested in learning more about Adult Diabetes is invited to attend this meeting. This group traditionally meets the fourth Thursday of each month at 6 pm. Join us for a meeting in the Cullmn Regional Community Education Center in POB II.

For additional information contact the Diabetes Care Center at (256) 737-2025.

Bosom Buddies Support Group

This group offers support to individuals and those affected by breast cancer. The group meets the third Monday of each month in Cullman Regional’s Community Education Center in POB 2.

For more information, contact group coordinator Linda Pannell at (256) 636-5460.

CPAP Support Group Support

For those who are on Continuous Positive Airway Pressure Treatment. This group is open to anyone who is interested in learning more about the treatment of Apnea. CPAP meetings are held twice per year in Cullman Regional’s Community Education Center.

For more information, contact the CPAP Care Center at (256) 737-2753.

LapBand Support Group

Provide or receive support before or after your lap-band® procedure with others going through the same journey. This support group meets quarterly in Professional Office Building II on the 4th floor in Suite 420-B.

For more information on the LapBand Support Program, contact Donna Walker, Horizon Surgical Services, at (256) 736-2263.

Look Good, Feel Better Program

This free service teaches oncology patients hands-on cosmetic techniques to help them cope with appearance-related side effects from chemotherapy and radiation treatments, provided by certified/trained cosmetologists. This is a non-medical service that does not promote any cosmetic product line. This support group, sponsored by American Cancer Society and CRMC, meets bi-yearly at the Cullman Oncology Center from 10 am until noon.

For additional information, call Cullman Oncology at (256) 255-2500 or the American Cancer Society coordinator at (205) 930-8884.

Ostomy Support Program

This program offers mutual aid and support for people who are learning to live with or care for someone with an ostomy.

Anyone in need of support may contact coordinator Debbie Burgess via e-mail ([email protected]) or by calling (256) 737-2300.

Speciality Services

Diagnostic Imaging

Cullman Regional Medical Center Diagnostic Imaging / Radiology Services is proud to provide a wide range of sophisticated diagnostic procedures to the Cullman area. Our services including two Computerized Axial Tomography or C.T. Scan, Ultrasound, Nuclear Medicine, Fixed-Based Magnetic Resonance Imaging or MRI, Myelogram, Fluoroscopy Exams, digital Mammography and Stereotactic Breast Biopsy. The CRMC Diagnostic Imaging team consists of board-certified, nationally registered technologists. All imaging modalities are inspected yearly by a Radiation Physicist to ensure accuracy and reproducibility. CRMC Diagnostic Imaging produces all digital images and stores them electronically. This allows the CRMC Diagnostic Imaging Department to make your images available for your physicians to view from his/her office which provides you with a prompt, accurate diagnosis and treatment.

Visit us on the first floor of the Main Hospital, between the Emergency Department and the Cardiology Clinic, or by phone at (256) 737-2180.

Cardiovascular Services

Cullman Regional Medical Center’s cardiologists, interventional cardiologist and vascular surgeons are cardiovascular experts. They have the knowledge and expertise to treat your heart or vascular condition every step of the way. CRMC’s Cardiovascular Service line strives to provide the most comprehensive and up-to-date technology available for faster and more accurate diagnosis and results. Our highly specialized physicians are experts in the specific heart and vascular conditions they deal with on a daily basis, providing you with the best care available. Our nurses and techs have been trained at a variety of different hospitals and facilities including UAB, UAB Highlands, Trinity Medical Center, St. Vincent’s and Princeton.

Visit us on the first floor of the Main Hospital, next to the Elevators, or by phone at (256) 737-2095.

Surgical Services Center

The Cullman Regional Medical Center Surgical Services Center allows patients in the Cullman area to have numerous procedures close to home. From outpatient elective procedures to inpatient and trauma procedures, our staff is here to help you through your surgical process. Some of the surgical procedures available include: general surgery, laparoscopic, thorasic, vascular, spine, orthopedics, podiatry, reconstructive, plastic, gynecological, urology, joint replacement, bladder suspension, radiologic assisted, arthroscopic and ultrasound guided.

Our goal is to provide a positive surgical experience for all patients. We understand that for some individuals the idea of surgery of any kind causes a range of emotions from mild anxiety to fear. While we cannot take away those emotions, you can rest assured that you have an experienced staff that is ready to take care of you during your stay. The CRMC Surgical Services Center also features a custom, state-of-the-art tracking system that allows your family to follow you throughout your procedure from the Surgical Services Waiting Room

Visit us on the second floor of the Main Hospital, or by phone at the following numbers:
Pre-Admission Testing: (256) 737-2280
Surgical Services Scheduling: (256) 737-2240
Surgery Waiting Room: (256) 737-2660    

Orthopedic Services

Cullman Regional Medical Center Orthopedic Services is ranked among the top orthopedic programs in Alabama and the country. Our comprehensive services include orthopedic & sports medicine, sports injury, joint disease management and replacement, fracture management and spine care. Our seven surgeons offer 116 years of experience!

We are designated as Blue Distinction Center for Knee and Hip Replacement from Blue Cross and Blue Shield.  Blue Distinction values research and evidence-based health care and is awarded to those that have demonstrated expertise in delivering quality healthcare. Patients receive this high level of care through focused medical and surgical expertise along with experienced staff and therapists who are committed to quality care. From our Joints First pre-op class through discharge and therapy, our collaborative team works to meet the needs of our patients.

Visit us at the Main Hospital, or by phone at (256) 737-2802.

Physical Therapy & Rehab Services

Cullman Regional’s Physical Therapy & Rehab Services provides inpatient and outpatient physical, occupational, speech, aquatic, hand and lymphedema therapy to patients in our area. The Rehab staff is committed to helping patients regain the highest level of function possible so they can return to work, sports and daily living tasks. The Rehab Center also features Certified Hand Therapists and specialized Lymphodema Therapy Services.

Visit us on Cullman Regional’s Main Hospital Campus on the first floor of Professional Office Building 1, or by phone at (256) 737-2271.

Home Care Services

Cullman Regional Home Care Services serves residents throughout Cullman County and extends your doctor’s care and hospital services to your home.

Visit us on the second floor of Professional Office Building 1 on the main campus of Cullman Regional Medical Center, or by phone at (256) 737-2831.

Hospice

Our focus is not on dying, but on living life – as comfortably as possible. It is the loving spirit of our staff that enables the patients and families to experience death with dignity.

Visit us on the second floor of Professional Office Building 1 on the main campus of Cullman Regional Medical Center, or by phone at (256) 739-5185.

Medical Day Hospital

Cullman Regional Medical Day Hospital provides outpatient one-day medical stays. Our staff takes care of the admission and recovery of patients needing infusion therapy or endoscopy, radiology and/or cardiovascular services. All of our patient rooms feature a private bathroom, television and a small area so family can wait with the patient in their room before and after their procedure.

Visit us on the first floor of the Main Hospital, past Central Registration, on the right, or by phone at (256) 737-2530.

Nutrition Services

Cullman Regional Medical Center Nutrition & Wellness Services provides a variety of inpatient and outpatient nutrition services to the Cullman community. For hospitalized patients, CRMC Registered Dietitians fully evaluate and treat patients at risk for a variety of nutritional deficiencies. Medical Nutrition Outpatient Therapy provides patients with a variety of diseases and conditions develop a nutrition plan to aid in fighting those diseases/conditions.

Visit us at CRMC’s Main Hospital next to Subway, or by phone at (256) 737-2139.

Healthy Life

Cullman Regional Healthy Life (formerly SeniorChoice & WomenFirst) strives to provide services that support the emotional, social and physical well-being of those of our community.

For more information on the Healthy Life program, contact CRMC’s Marketing & Community Relations Department at (256) 737-2600 or via e-mail [email protected].

Phillips LifeLine

Falls and medication errors are the two biggest threats to independent living. That’s why Philips Lifeline provides the #1 Medical Alert Service and Medication Dispensing Service to offer you something else: peace of mind. Lifeline is an easy-to-use, personal response service that ensures that older adults living at home get quick assistance whenever it is needed – 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Call (256) 735-5600 to connect with a Phillips Lifeline representative today.

Volunteer Services

Cullman Regional is proud to offer many opportunities for local citizens to volunteer around the hospital in a variety of roles. Volunteers are a vital part of the mission of Cullman Regional. Opportunities are available through the Cullman Regional Auxiliary, Adult Volunteers and Junior Volunteers.

Visit us on the 2nd Floor of Professional Office Building 1, Suite 240, or by phone at (256) 737-2618.

Speech-Language Pathology Services

Cullman Regional’s Physical Therapy Services is proud to also offer specialized, speech-language pathology. The department provides evaluation and treatment services on an outpatient basis for patients in our community.

For more information about outpatient speech therapy services, call (256) 737-2271.