According to the Jefferson County Health Department, there are roughly 54,012 cases of COVID-19 in our area. There are also over 2,000 healthcare jobs available in Birmingham right now. Here are just 15 of those available jobs to help Birmingham through this crisis.Continue reading “Over 2,000 healthcare jobs open in Birmingham now including these 15”
UAB is making strides to keep patients safe and help stop the spread of COVID-19. Get all of the details on UAB’s new specialized COVID clinic open now in downtown Birmingham, plus find out how you can contribute to the cause and support them now!Continue reading “UAB opens specialized COVID clinic in downtown Birmingham”
By now you’ve no doubt come across *inventive* ways people across the globe are combatting shortages of face masks while fighting the COVID-19 pandemic. Find out how students at The Altamont School in Birmingham have created the ultimate crafty solution.Continue reading “See how Birmingham students are supplying healthcare workers with face shields”
A company with a foundation based on rich Birmingham history and tradition, American Family Care (AFC), has made its mark on the nation by offering the ‘Right Care, Right Now’ to patients throughout the United States. With more than 180 clinics and 600 in-network physicians nationwide, AFC opened its new urgent care and primary care clinic in Cahaba Village located in Mountain Brook on Jan.8. Continue reading “Urgent care comes to Mountain Brook with new American Family Care clinic”
The last day to sign up for Obamacare is tomorrow, December 15, 2017. We’ve answered all of your most important questions, from what you should know to how to enroll – check it out! Continue reading “Birmingham, tomorrow is the last day to sign up for Obamacare”
In response to several national disease outbreaks, the Alabama Department of Public Health launched a serious infectious disease network. One of the hospitals included in the network is UAB Hospital.
As Innovation Week is in full swing, we should look at what makes us innovators. What does Birmingham medical startup Pack Health do, and how did they do it in Birmingham? I spoke with Dr. Mazi Rasulnia and Dr. Sanjay Singh to find out that and more! Continue reading “Birmingham Innovators: Dr. Mazi Rasulnia and Dr. Sanjay Singh”
The Instrument Management Service, STERIS/IMS, is expanding operations and creating 22 more jobs within the City of Birmingham.
Headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio, STERIS/IMS poured a capital investment of about $1.6 million in the expansion.
Birmingham is known for many things, but above others, UAB has created a massive presence with the Healthcare industry and the Innovation Depot has spurred a huge amount of growth through technology.
The two met last weekend for the 2nd annual Innovation Hack at the Velocity Accelerator – Here are the details…
Meet Kathleen Hamrick. Entrepreneur. Humanitarian. Ultramarathoner.
Knowing that 13% of our Birmingham community is uninsured and underserved, Hamrick decided to take a stand. She is going to make a difference. This October, she will be running a 157-mile self-supported ultramarathon in the Amazonian Rainforest of Brazil, one of the world’s top ten most difficult races.
160,000 people could be impacted by significant rate hikes announced by Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama, the only company offering individual insurance through the federal exchange.