Huntsville Hospital for Women & Children and Madison Hospital have implemented a safe sleep initiative, which includes education for parents and the use of HALO® Sleep Garments for babies up to six months old to replace loose blankets in the crib. Funding of the HALO® project has been made possible thanks to the employees of […]
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Is your child too young to swim at Swim for Melissa? You can still help! Huntsville Hospital Foundation invites you to raise money by having your little one participate this year as a Paddler! Actual “paddling” or attendance at the event is optional. Sara Vowell, Swim for Melissa co-chair, has a son who was a […]
On May 13, more than 100 physicians, staff and friends honored Dr. Joe Kelly with a plaque naming the Adult ICU at Huntsville Hospital for Women & Children in his honor. Dr. Kelly was the pioneer who brought gynecologic oncology care to the Tennessee Valley 10 years ago, and he has served as a mentor […]
Misty and Allen Cowan were expecting their little girl, Emma, on Oct. 23, 2013. On October 5, Misty had to have an emergency C-section after her water broke, causing a cord prolapse. Emma had gone a minimum of 30 minutes with no oxygen or blood supply, and was rushed to the Neonatal ICU at Huntsville […]
On Thursday, May 1, the Huntsville Hospital Foundation Board approved $617,207 in purchases for Huntsville and Madison Hospitals. Highlights include a Breast Coil for the Huntsville Breast Center ($54,656); three Hysteroscopes ($46,816); two Intellivue Monitors ($15,669); and an EBUS Scope ($66,064). Your gifts mean the world to our patients – thank you VERY MUCH!!
Each day hospitals are full of difficult situations and critical moments. Patients’ lives are saved and changed, and the men and women who work at Huntsville Hospital are a part of that. They are lifesavers devoted to excellent and compassionate care of patients. Huntsville Hospital is more than just a place to work—it is a […]
We are thrilled to have Robert Mayes and Ron Poteat leading the way for the 2014 Huntsville Classic. We thought you would enjoy getting to know them a little better! Robert Mayes Tell us about your family. Pam and I have two children, both married: Rob and Emily Mayes and Kelly and Thomas O’Connor. We […]
On March 6, the HHF Board approved $184,100.49 in purchases for Huntsville Hospital departments. Highlights include a Doppler Flow Machine for Cardiovascular Ultrasounds and two Marti translator systems used for surgery to aid in patient communication. Your gifts mean the world to our patients – thank you VERY MUCH!!
“Gratitude is a quality similar to electricity: it must be produced and discharged and used up in order to exist at all.” William Faulkner We’ve been busy producing and discharging gratitude around here the last few weeks! If you got a phone call recently thanking you for your support of our hospitals, then you were just […]
On January 9, the HHF Board approved $528,116.61 in purchases for HuntsvilleHospital departments. Highlights include 2 Giraffe OmniBeds, an incubator, and a warmer for infants in the Neonatal ICU ($119,708.00), made possible by The Melissa George Neonatal Memorial Fund and a Volpara Breast Density Assessment System ($132,500.00) purchased with proceeds from the Liz Hurley Ribbon Run. […]