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.
2020 Blood Drives
January 14 & 15 in Marshall South POB classroom.
February 11 & 12 in Marshall North Medical Plaza 3rd floor classroom.
April 14 & 15 in Marshall South POB classroom.
June 9 & 10 in Marshall North Medical Plaza 3rd floor classroom.
September 1 & 2 in Marshall South POB classroom.
October 13 & 14 in Marshall North Medical Plaza 3rd floor classroom.
November 10 & 11 in Marshall South POB classroom.
December 9 & 10 in Marshall North Medical Plaza 3rd floor classroom..
Blood Drives hours are 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. on the first day and 7 a.m. - 4 p.m. on the second day.
January 23 - Recurring Bladder Infections: Is there a cure? Prevention and Treatment of Chronic UTIs" with Dr. Mike Myers, Medical Centers Urology Clinic
February 20 - "Don't Be Another Heart Attack or Stroke Statistic - Get Heart Smart!" Dr. Kathleen Evans, Heart Center
March 19 - "Be a Friend to Your Colon: Have it Screened Regularly" Dr. Ben Shepard, Medical Specialists of North Alabama
April 16 - "The Gift that Keeps on Giving: An Organ Donor Donates Life" Ann Rayburn, Legacy of Hope
May 1 - Senior Health & Fitness Day, Civitan Park, Guntersville
June 18 - GoldCare 55+ Summer Party, 1-3 p.m., Guntersville Senior Center. Cost: $15
July 23 - "Protect Yourself: Skin Cancer is the Most Diagnosed and Preventable Cancer" Dr. Josh Wharton, Dermatology of North Alabama
August 20 - "The ABCs of Arthritis and its Treatments" Dr. Randall Beyl, Marshall Rheumatology
September 17 - "Healthy Aging: Gettin' Old Ain't for Wimps" Dr. Amanda Storey, Grant Primary Care
October 22 - "Let's Eliminate Breast Cancer" Dr. Sara Cooper, HudsonAlpha
November 19 - "Lungs are the Breath of Life" Dr. Christopher Manganaris, Pulmonary and Sleep Associates of Marshall County
December 11 - "Let's Celebrate the Season" GoldCare 55+ Christmas Party, Gunter's Landing Clubhouse
Lunch ‘n Learns are held at the Guntersville Senior Center 1500 Sunset Drive. Doors open at 11:15 a.m. Lunch is served at 11:30 a.m. Program begins at noon. Must make a reservation at least one week in advance by calling 256.571-8025 or 256-753-8025 for Arab area residents. Cost $5
LIFE - Lean In For Encouragement
This support group meets bi-monthly to share meaningful activities and useful information. It is open to any cancer survivors and their caregiver.
Lunch is provided. Please call 256.571.8032 to sign up.
Diabetes Management Classes
Dec. 13 - Noon to 4 pm
Diabetes Management Classes meet monthly at Marshall Medical Center North. Classes are held in classroom A on the 3rd floor of the Medical Plaza next door to the hospital. Note: You MUST have a referral from your physician to attend classes. For more information, call Julie at (256)571-8052.
Childbirth classes at Marshall North
are held once a month in Classroom A in the Medical Plaza on the campus
of Marshall Medical Center North. These classes are encouraged for
expectant mothers who are patients of Medical Centers OBGYN. Courtnie Chaffin, RN, BSN, IBCLC, is the instructor. Classes are free
and encouraged for expectant mothers. A support person is welcomed to attend as
well. Please take advantage of this free class and call the OB Department at
Marshall Medical Center North 256-571-8263.
GoldCare55+ Trips - Don't miss out!
Get more information or sign up for a trip at the information desks at Marshall North or South, or stop by the Marketing Department at 2320 Homer Clayton Drive.
For a copy of the 2020 Travel & Events booklet, call (256)571-8025 or visit the main lobby at either of our hospitals.
Classes are held once a month and are taught by Lactation Consultant, Courtnie Chaffin, RN, BSN, IBCLC. Please call the OB department at Marshall Medical Center North to enroll and schedule the class that is right for you. 256-571-8263.
At Marshall Medical
Centers, we support optimal newborn feeding for you and your new
baby. We encourage exclusive breastfeeding and offer breastfeeding
classes to help expectant mothers learn about the many benefits of
breastfeeding, what to expect after your baby is born and strategies to promote
Blood Drives - North
December 3 & 4
Blood Drives are held in the 3rd floor classroom in the Medical Plaza building next door to Marshall North.