Notices

News Conference on Flu Activity in Alabama - On Friday, January 12, we held a news conference to discuss the major seasonal flu situation in Alabama. Watch it on demand at alabamapublichealth.gov/alphtn.

Scale Back Alabama 2018 - The Scale Back Alabama 2018 free weight loss competition kicked off its 12th year on January 9. Register your two-person team at scalebackalabama.com.

Alabama Board of Nursing Alert - The Alabama Board of Nursing has become aware that nurses employed by home infusion companies operating in Alabama are delivering nursing services and nursing care infusion therapy services to include PICC lines and intrathecal infusions. These procedures are considered practice beyond basic nursing education, and nurses may not perform these procedures in Alabama unless they are doing so pursuant to a standardized procedure which has been approved in accordance with the requirements of Alabama Board of Nursing Administrative Code § 610-X-6-.12.

PDMP Software Change - Tuesday, December 12, 2017, the Alabama Prescription Drug Monitoring Program is scheduled to change its database software system to the Appriss PMP AWARxE system.

News Conference: Healthcare-Associated Infections 2016 Annual Report - Acting State Health Officer Dr. Scott Harris, a representative of the Alabama Hospital Association, and a member of the Healthcare Data Advisory Council presented findings from the 2016 annual report on November 1, 2017.

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Events

Education and Awareness Seminar on Reproductive Health - The Alabama Campaign will provide a three-hour Education and Awareness Seminar on Reproductive Health on February 27, 2018, in Birmingham. Registration is now open!

ACCCC Quarterly Meeting - The Alabama Comprehensive Cancer Control Coalition (ACCCC) invites you to the Kellogg Hotel & Conference Center at Tuskegee University for our next quarterly meeting. The meeting will be held on January 19, 2018 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Members are encouraged to attend and the public, as always, is also welcome.

News Conference on Flu Activity in Alabama - On Friday, January 12, we held a news conference to discuss the major seasonal flu situation in Alabama. Watch it on demand at alabamapublichealth.gov/alphtn.

Diabetes, Cardiovascular, and Obesity Conference - The 16th annual Diabetes, Cardiovascular, and Obesity Conference will be held in downtown Montgomery on November 17.

Case Management Conference - Save the date for the 2017 Case Management Conference on Thursday and Friday, November 2 and 3, in Montgomery.

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