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$10 million and counting

$10 million and counting

With its 2018-19 grant awards, Huntsville Hospital's Jean Wessel Templeton Community Health Initiative has now provided more than $10 million to support local nonprofit agecies that are working to keep Madison County residents healthy. The program began in 1996.

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Outsmarting Brain Tumors

Outsmarting Brain Tumors

The treatment of certain brain tumors just got faster and more effective thanks to a powerful new stereotactic radiosurgery system at Huntsville Hospital. Read more.

The heart of a woman

The heart of a woman

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.

Huntsville is a city on the rise.

Our high tech, smart workforce makes Huntsville a special place to live and work. Take a look at some of the exciting things going on in our community! Click to watch a video from Mayor Battle's State of the City Address.

Finding lung cancer sooner

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.

2017 Health System Report

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.

A very special delivery

A very special delivery

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.

Public Education Employees’ Health Insurance Plan

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.

34 and a Stroke Survivor

34 and a Stroke Survivor

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.