Huntsville Hospital was pleased to learn today from the Alabama Department of Public Health that the COVID-19 vaccination program will be expanded to include people 75 years and older effective January 18, 2021. Click for details.
With the dramatic surge of Covid-19 hospitalizations in our community, Huntsville Hospital has adjusted its Visitation Policy, effective immediately, to ONLY ALLOW ESSENTIAL, DESIGNATED CAREGIVERS to support non-Covid patients. Click to read more.
Huntsville Hospital and Kailos Genetics are offering North Alabama businesses a quick, painless way to screen workers for COVID-19. Instead of a nasal swab, you just swish and gargle a small amount of saline. Read more.
A Madison County native, Carter is currently chief financial officer of the University of North Carolina System. He previously served as Alabama state finance director under Govs. Kay Ivey and Robert Bentley. Read more
For its 2020-21 Best Hospitals rankings, U.S. News & World Report rated Huntsville Hospital the top hospital in North Alabama and No. 2 statewide, with 8 out of 10 evaluated adult procedures/conditions recognized as High Performing. Read more.
Three testing options available: nasal swab (PCR), rapid antigen and antibody (serology). Click for locations and hours.
Click for details about the Drive-through COVID-19 Specimen Collection Sites.
Our easy, fast and accurate antibody test received Emergency Use Authorization from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in May 2020. It meets all current Centers for Disease Control and Prevention antibody testing recommendations. Read more
Huntsville Hospital, HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology and iRepertoire, Inc. are studying local patients diagnosed with COVID-19 to learn how the human immune system responds to the SARS-CoV-2 virus, with hopes for developing an effective treatment. Read more
If you have a question about a delay in being notified about your COVID-19 test results, please call (256) 265-9449. This is not a clinical hotline. If we call and fail to reach you, we will attempt to call you again later on the same day.