Check here often to find out about the latest news and events at Marshall Medical Centers. Here you'll find links to press releases and upcoming events that will keep you abreast of what's happening at our medical centers and in our community.
Marshall Medical Centers earns ‘Top Performer on Key Quality Measures' recognition
Marshall Medical Centers has earned the rank of ‘Top Performer’ in quality, according to The Joint Commission’s annual report on America’s hospitals.
MMC is being recognized for quality service in the care of heart failure, pneumonia and surgical care. The Joint Commission is considered the gold standard in accrediting hospitals. ...Read More
Marshall Medical Centers brings SmartStart to Asbury fifth-grade girls
Some fifth grade girls at Asbury Elementary learned more than reading and writing during a special event Friday sponsored by Marshall Medical Centers.
Nurse Julie Waldrep, who specializes in women’s health, taught the girls about menstrual cycles and body changes, as well as healthy eating, the risks of smoking, drug ...Read More
Pink Pumpkin Run a huge success
Saturday’s Pink Pumpkin Run may have been the largest event ever held at Guntersville’s Civitan Park. Perfect fall weather with temperatures in the 70s drew more than 1,000 racers to a course lined by supporters who turned Sunset Drive pink in the name of eradicating breast cancer.
Early reports show ...Read More
Hope In Bloom garden planted in honor of cancer sufferers
Around 100 volunteers dug in Thursday to plant bulbs, pansies, camellias, roses and hydrangeas in a flower garden dedicated to cancer victims and their families, called “Hope in Bloom.” The garden grew from a $5,000 Keep America Beautiful grant awarded to the city of Guntersville, as well as corporate sponsors ...Read More
Fine Tuning Infection Control Procedures Already in Place
Guntersville, Alabama – October 6, 2014 – Marshall Medical Centers are carefully monitoring patients who present with flu-like symptoms and who may have traveled outside the country within the last 21 days while also ensuring internal protocols for treating patients with infectious diseases are updated with emerging information.
In the ...Read More
In 2014 Marshall Medical Centers Will Be Tobacco Free
Guntersville, Alabama, November 18th, 2013 - On January 1, 2014, all Marshall Medical Centers’ locations will be tobacco free. The implementation of this tobacco free policy is the result of a three year campaign to create a healthier environment for our patients, guests and employees.
Marshall Medical Centers began enforcing ...Read More
First Patient at New Cancer Care Center Gets a Special Escort
GUNTERSVILLE, ALABAMA – Monday, July 15 –A new era for cancer care in Marshall County officially began at 7:15 this morning as the first patient, Mr. John Chumley, was escorted through the doors of the new Marshall Cancer Care Center by Ms. Jane Blackwelder, a patient who has recently completed ...Read More
Medical Centers Bringing Leading-Edge Cancer Care to Marshall County
EMBARGOED UNTIL 7/6/13
GUNTERSVILLE, ALABAMA – Monday, July 8
Monday, July 15 marks the start of a new era for cancer care in Marshall County – that’s the day the new Marshall Cancer Care Center opens, dramatically increasing the capacity and treatment options for local patient care.
The new 22,000 ...Read More
Shaping the Future of Healthcare
GUNTERSVILLE, ALABAMA – May 21, 2013 – Today, Marshall Medical Centers launched its county-wide campaign to solicit community participation in an assessment of community health needs. Through a series of public service announcements residents of Marshall County and the surrounding area are being asked to participate in an online survey ...Read More