DCH Regional Medical Center

Sexual Assault Nurse Program Planned For Tuscaloosa

Aug 31, 2017
Katie Willem

A national news story may help to spark change in Tuscaloosa. Work is underway to offer a new service following the suicide of former University of Alabama student Megan Rondini. APR Student reporter Katie Willem has more on the program called SANE…

“Have you ever seen a SANE facility before? Let’s do that. Yeah, let’s do that.”

That’s Meg McGlamery. She’s the Executive Director at the Crisis Center in Birmingham. This includes what’s called a SANE facility. SANE is short for Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner. One of the first things you notice is the art on the walls.   

DCH Prepares For Cuts - Web Exclusive

Oct 10, 2013
DHC

Officials say DCH Regional Medical Center is preparing itself for major federal government cuts possibly totaling near 25 million dollars. They say there is a chance even more cuts could be on the way. DCH Communication Director Brad Fisher says the government may not realize the impact of implementing multiple cuts at one time.