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.
News & Publications
Huntsville Hospital Health System is pleased to publish a 2016 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 Jean Wessel Templeton Community Health Initiative presents 11 grants totaling $500,000 to local non-profits in Madison County. 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.
Huntsville Hospital Vein Center is the first vein center in Alabama to earn the Intersocietal Accreditation Commission (IAC) seal of approval for the treatment of varicose veins. Read more.
A Huntsville Hospital plan to open North Alabama’s first inpatient hospice unit has special meaning to Doris Bailey. Bailey, who lives in the Monrovia community, credits Huntsville Hospital’s Hospice Family Care with allowing her husband to die peacefully and with dignity in his own bedroom. Read her story.
When Nancy Salmon was diagnosed with breast cancer she quickly took action to learn about the different treatment options available. Read her story.
Larry Naylor lived with agonizing neck pain for many years. To provide relief for his chronic and severe pain, Naylor asked his primary care physician for a referral to the same physician who had treated his sister’s back pain – Cyrus Ghavam, MD, at The Orthopaedic Center. Read Naylor's story.
A fun, family day at the baseball park took a frightening turn when Zack James walked off the field and told his wife Alicia, "I don't feel so good. I think I hurt my arms when I was up to bat.”" Read Zach's story.
We want to keep you informed on the quality initiatives that are ongoing at our community hospital. Read more.
Huntsville Hospital Health System has developed into one of the nation’s leading publicly-owned health systems. Read more.
Fourteen-year-old Ashlyn Benefield of Pisgah, AL, thought she’d probably never walk again following a horrific ATV accident in July 2012. Read her story now.
Caring for trauma patients in our community and region changed for the better in 1995 with the establishment of our Trauma Program. Read more.
A new technique in ovarian cancer treatment is giving Christina Laymon a better chance of survival, thanks to the board certified gynecologic oncologists at Huntsville Hospital. Read her story.
Rose Wiley is a retired soldier and an avid runner. Due to recurring episodes of fainting and a racing heart, she gradually had to cut down on her running. Rose was diagnosed with atrial fibrillation (AFib). Read her story.
Kelli Powers, Chief Financial Officer for Huntsville Hospital Health System, was recently named one of Alabama’s Most Powerful and Influential Women. Read more.
The Health Care Authority Board recently recognized former board member Jean Wessel Templeton for her 18 years of service by naming the hospital’s Community Health Initiative program in her honor. Learn more.
Trevor Gilbert, a 38 year-old-avid hiker from Elkmont, found himself unable to walk or fully extend his right leg. With help from Dr. Joel Pickett and Dr. Dana Tomalty, Trevor is back on his feet again. Read Trevor’s story.
Huntsville Hospital Named One of the Nation's Top 50 Cardiovascular Hospitals by Truven Health Analytics
Huntsville Hospital has been named one of the nation’s 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals by Truven Health AnalyticsTM. The winning hospitals were recently announced in Modern Healthcare magazine. Read more.
Pediatric pain management practices used at Huntsville Hospital for Women & Children are featured at the National Emergency Nurses Conference. Read more.
All emergency room physicians have to be prepared to treat unexpected and challenging medical problems, but pediatric emergency physicians must also be knowledgeable of the varying developmental stages in children and how each stage requires a different approach to treatment. Read more.
Mollie Teal’s story has been shared hundreds of times over the years, including in a recent issue of Source. That article prompted a call to the hospital from a man who had some fascinating new details of the Mollie Teal chapter of our history. Read more.
The Huntsville City Council has appointed Kerry Fehrenbach to a six-year term on the Health Care Authority board, the governing board of Huntsville Hospital. Read more.