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       RMC Summer 2014 VolunTEEN Program
       
        Thanks for a GREAT summer!!


       This summer's Volunteen Program hosted 107 students and represented over 20 area schools.

      It is back to school time, the program closed on August 1st with an Ice Cream Social and t-shirt for all.

      Teens 14 - 18 years of age are invited to check back 
    during March and April for an application for the summer of 2015.

       
  • RMC Jacksonville - Best Place To Work

    For the third consecutive year, RMC Jacksonville has been named among Modern Healthcare’s Best Places to Work in Healthcare. The healthcare publication recognizes 100 outstanding healthcare employers across the nation, including hospitals, physician practices, insurers, suppliers, and consulting groups. This year RMC Jacksonville placed 11th among the 100 hospitals recognized at a recent awards celebration in Atlanta.

    Congratulations! RMC Jacksonville!
  • comp-4Center for Balance Disorders

    It is estimated that as many as 40% of adults suffer from problems associated with dizziness or imbalances that are serious enough to report to a physician. Falls are the number one causes of injury in Americans aged 55 and over, and many of the falls are associated with dizziness or a balance disorder. Regional Medical Center has combined their clinical staff and state-of-the-art equipment to offer advanced diagnostic and treatment services to patients who suffer from symptoms like dizziness, vertigo, unsteadiness, or loss of balance.

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  • comp-1UAB Cancer Care Network Program

    The UAB Cancer Center announced Tuesday that RMC will be one of the first affiliate hospitals in the new UAB Cancer Care Network program. As a network affiliate, RMC will be able to collaborate with UAB physicians on diagnosis and treatment, cancer patients will have access to more clinical trials and RMC staff will receive education and training on breaking medical innovations.

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  • comp-3The Future of Surgery

    If you or a loved one has been diagnosed with a condition that may require surgery, you owe it to yourself to learn about all of your medical options, including the most effective, least invasive surgical treatments available.

    The da Vinci® Surgical System provides surgeons with an alternative to both traditional open surgery and conventional laparoscopy, putting a surgeon's hands at the controls of a state-of-the-art robotic platform.

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  • babyfrindlyYour Baby Friendly Hospital

    Let us share with you and your family why RMC is the best choice for your maternity needs..

    The Baby Friendly Hospital Initiative (BFHI) is a workd-wide program sponsored by the World Health Organization (WHO) and the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF). The BFHI encourages and recognizes birthing facilities that offer the optimal level of care for infant feeding.

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Family members and friends are welcome to visit. However, patient care and comfort are our primary concern at RMC. Specific visiting hours and regulations that have been established are:

Regular Unit: 8 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. daily.

Maternity Unit: New mothers may receive visitors between the hours of 8 a.m. and 9:30 p.m.

Regional Psychiatric Services: Please call the unit before visiting at extension 5564.

Intensive Care Unit: The following times are the scheduled visiting hours: 5 a.m. to 5:30 a.m., 8:15 a.m. to 8:30 a.m., 12 p.m. to 12:30 p.m., 2:15 p.m. to 2:30 p.m., 5 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. and 8:15 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Pediatric Unit: Parents may visit anytime. No children under the age of 12 may visit.



Visiting Guidelines
Visitors may be limited at the request or in the interest of the patient. Please respect these requests.
Each patient is allowed two visitors at any given time unless limits have been requested.
Children under age 12 must be accompanied by an adult at all times and may visit immediate family members only.

In semi-private rooms or wards, only visitors of the same sex may stay overnight with patients.
Patients should not visit other rooms, or from bed-to-bed in the wards.
Before food is brought to the unit for patients, approval from the charge nurse should be obtained.
Shirts and shoes must be worn when visiting Regional Medical Center.