The challenges in early diagnosis of lung cancer may contribute to the statistic that more people die of lung cancer than of colon, breast and prostate cancers combined. But with a low-dose CT scan of the chest, a screening available at Huntsville Hospital Medical Mall and Madison Hospital, lung cancer can be detected in the early stages. Read more.
Huntsville Hospital is among just a handful of hospitals in the entire Southeast with a Mazor X robotic surgery system for treatment of spinal deformities, spinal stenosis, chronic back pain and other spine conditions. Read more.
Our monthly “News in 90” videos offer an inside look at the people and programs shaping the future of America’s third-largest publicly owned hospital system. Watch the October edition now.
Huntsville Hospital Health System has named Josh Hewiett as the President of the largest cardiology practice in North Alabama. Read more.
The Jean Wessel Templeton Community Health Initiative presents 13 grants totaling $500,000 to local non-profits in Madison County. Read more.
Huntsville Hospital Health System is pleased to publish a 2017 report detailing highlights of services in our facilities across the region. The report also includes quality performance measures for our hospital affiliates. View the report now.
The affiliation between the hospital and D1 means more cooperation between D1’s speed and strength coaches and Huntsville Hospital Sports Center. Learn more.
Our monthly “News in 90” videos offer an inside look at the people and programs shaping the future of America’s third-largest publicly owned hospital system. Watch the May edition now.
Huntsville OB-GYN Krishna Kakani, MD, expects to deliver her 10,000th baby at some point in 2017.
It’s a remarkable milestone for one of the area’s longest-practicing obstetricians. Read more.
Beneficiaries of the Public Education Employees’ Health Insurance Plan who are Medicare-eligible retirees and Medicare-eligible dependents covered on a retiree contract are automatically enrolled in the new UnitedHealthcare® Group Medicare Advantage (PPO) plan. Learn more.
For decades there wasn’t a lot of research on women’s heart health because most of the studies focused on men. Women’s health research was more plentiful on other illnesses and conditions, like breast and lung cancer. Read more.
RN Win Bailey kept her cool when a relative had a heart attack at the Jack Daniel's Distillery. RN Stephanie Barton waded into a roadside ditch to help a critically injured crash victim. Read more.
Healthgrades has ranked the cardiac surgery, orthopedic surgery and neurosurgery programs at Huntsville Hospital as among the best in the nation for 2017. Read more.
Volunteer patient companions help provide a safer enviornment for people in the hospital. Learn more.
In October 2015 Adam DeMaiorbus came down with the worst headache of his life. He fell four times trying to walk to another room and didn’t have the strength to get up. Read Adam's story.
Florence family leans on Huntsville Hospital after horrific crash, childhood cancer diagnosis. Read the Frith's story.
Huntsville Hospital named # 2 in state by U.S. News and World Report and earns "High Performance" label in seven areas. Read more.
The Maternal Fetal Medicine program at Huntsville Hospital for Women & Children now offers around-the-clock assistance with high-risk pregnancies. Learn more.
The 2016 Autumn Chase Fun Run, sponsored by Huntsville Hospital and the Huntsville Track Club, is set for Thursday, Sept. 22, at John Hunt Park. Learn more.
Six weeks after joint replacement surgery on his left knee, Smith was ready for some light hoops with Phylli in the driveway of his Madison County home. Read his story.
When Joey and Laura Bogus brought their son to the Huntsville Hospital for Women & Children Pediatric ER in December of last year, they were desperate to know what was causing his abdominal pain and other worsening symptoms. Read more.
A new partnership between Huntsville City Schools, The Orthopaedic Center and Huntsville Hospital will give students the opportunity to participate in hospital-based internships, educational laboratories and project-based learning. Read more.
Representatives from Redstone Village, Huntsville Hospital Foundation, Hospice Family Care and Huntsville Hospital break ground on region's first inpatient hospice facility. Read more.
After more than six months of construction, Huntsville Hospital's new Heart Institute is open for patients and visitors. Read more.
The new telemedicine program allows neurologists at Huntsville Hospital to remotely examine stroke patients in outlying areas anytime - day or night. Read more.