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Profiles in pink

Nearly 4 million women across the U.S. are breast cancer survivors. For Breast Cancer Awareness Month, we are proud to highlight the inpsiring survival stories of two of our own employees: Tehdi Batiz and Donna Bentley. Read more

Praise from Forbes magazine

Huntsville Hospital Health System is one of only two North Alabama-based businesses ranked among the nation’s best employers of 2022 by Forbes. Read more

High marks from U.S. News

In its 2022-23 Best Hospitals rankings, U.S. News & World Report named Huntsville Hospital a Best Regional Hospital and No. 2 in Alabama. Read more

Fighting back against Parkinson's

Thanks to generous support from the Parkinson’s Foundation and Huntsville Hospital Foundation, the five-year-old Huntsville Hospital Parkinson's Care Clinic is reaching more patients than ever. Read more

Developing our workforce

One of the lingering impacts of the pandemic has been a massive reduction in the available workforce. We can debate how and why this has occurred, but the fact remains that we are at a critical point in many industries, including health care. Fulfilling our mission to provide patient care is dependent on having qualified staff on our team. Jeff Samz, CEO of Huntsville Hospital Health System outlines some of the things that we are doing across the region to develop the workforce we need to care for our communities. Read more.

Proud to partner with Orion Amphitheater

As Orion's official health care provider, Huntsville Hospital Health System will support the first aid stations at the new 8,000-seat outdoor music venue and also present health and wellness programming for the community. Read more

Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine receives full FDA approval

The Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine used at our Community Vaccination Clinic and mobile vaccination events is now fully approved by the U.S. Food & Drug Administration for those 16 and older.

A message from physicians regarding COVID-19

We trust our physicians when we are sick, so it makes sense to get their perspective when we are trying to avoid illness as well. Several physician leaders in our community weigh in on the latest surge of the Covid-19 variant and the need for more community vaccinations. Read more.

A Dose of Reality

The number of patients hospitalized with COVID-19 across our Health System has more than tripled in less than a month – from 35 patients on July 7 to 136 on July 29. The vast majority, about 90 percent, are unvaccinated. Please take a moment to read this message to the community from our CEO Jeff Samz.

Clinton Carter named Health System CFO

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

Ranked #2 in Alabama by U.S. News

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.

HH Lab offers COVID-19 antibody testing

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

Study looks to develop treatment for COVID-19

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