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University Medical Center-Northport holds ribbon cutting, WVUA reports

The grand opening celebration was held for University Medical Center’s new Northport location on Wednesday, Aug. 26. A ribbon-cutting ceremony was sponsored by the Chamber of Commerce of West Alabama, and an open house followed immediately. Clinic tours were offered to the public as well as patient information sessions on health-related issues, reported WVUA 23. Watch […]


University Medical Center opens a new Northport location, Tuscaloosa News reports

The University Medical Center has opened a new Northport location at the Fitness One building at 1325 McFarland Blvd. University Medical Center-Northport opened in July after the UMC-Warrior Family Medicine, which was in Fairfax Park in Tuscaloosa, closed in June. Patients and providers from UMC-Warrior Family Medicine moved to UMC-Northport. Like the main UMC on the University […]


University Medical Center-Northport to hold grand opening, The Crimson White reports

On Aug. 26, the University Medical Center at Northport will hold its grand opening ribbon-cutting ceremony. As the new location for the UMC Warrior Family Center, the hope is to be able to provide more services to a greater range of people. “University Medical Center-Northport increases access to health care for people in Northport and Tuscaloosa, […]


Rural Medical Scholars Program holds orientation for 20th class, WVUA reports

The 20th class of the Rural Medical Scholars Program attended orientation Tuesday, August 18, at Camp Tuscoba Retreat Center in Northport. The Rural Medical Scholars Program is dedicated to addressing the shortage of primary care physicians in rural parts of the state, reported WVUA. “We are in a severe crisis with a shortage of primary care physicians in rural Alabama,” […]


Gardening While You Learn

As childhood obesity continues its upward trend nationally, schools and community organizations are partnering to find solutions. One such solution is the advent of school gardens to get students outside the classroom and into the great outdoors. A psychologist with The University of Alabama’s College of Community Health Sciences, however, wanted more than anecdotal evidence […]


College faculty present at AAFP annual meeting

“The landscape of American health care is changing. Payment will be tied to value, and value means quality. If we as family docs don’t talk about what we do in a convincing way, we aren’t going to get anywhere,” Dr. Richard Streiffer, dean of The University of Alabama College of Community Health Sciences, said at […]


College welcomes 20th class of Rural Medical Scholars

The 20th class of the Rural Medical Scholars Program will start in August, and The University of Alabama College of Community Health Sciences will celebrate the program’s 20th anniversary during the 2015-2016 academic year. The incoming class of Rural Medical Scholars will attend orientation on Aug. 18 at Camp Tuscoba Retreat Center in Northport, Ala. […]