• Regional Medical Center is First in the Nation to Install the Latest Radiation Oncology Information Technology

    Varian Medical Systems ARIA Version 13.6 to Enhance Care Delivery and Patient Experience

    ANNISTON, AL (March 16, 2015) – Radiation Oncology at Regional Medical Center (RMC) is the first cancer program in the United States, and the third world-wide, to upgrade to Varian Medical Systems’ newest electronic medical record (EMR) system, ARIA Oncology Information Systems (version 13.6). This integrated program will supplement existing Varian systems, such as the Eclipse Treatment Planning System, to package and facilitate the complete radiation oncology experience for patients and their RMC care team.

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  • RMC Health and Wellness Center


    Regional Medical Center is proud to celebrate the opening of our Occupational Health and Wellness Center. The new facility was designed to serve the at-work health care needs of local government agency employees and businesses with prompt medical attention for illness or injury occurring on the job. We had our Open House on Wednesday, February 11th excited to begin serving our partnering companies. RMC’s Occupational Health and Wellness Center provides quality, timely care to ensure prompt service and return to health and work. Located in The Tyler Center, the Center offers physician and nursing services, lab testing and diagnostic imaging, as well as employment physicals, certified drug screens, hearing conservation services, ergonomics, and employee wellness education and screenings. As part of RMC, the Center gives patients access to 24-hour emergency care and its full range of specialty services and technologies.

  • Regional Medical Center Receives National Outstanding Cancer Achievement Award

    The American College of Surgeons’ Commission on Cancer Recognizes High Quality Care for Cancer Patients

    ANNISTON, AL (January 26, 2015)—Regional Medical Center (RMC) recently received the Outstanding Achievement Award from the American College of Surgeons’ (ACS) Commission on Cancer (CoC). This national honor was awarded to a select group of only 74 U.S. health care facilities, including only two in Alabama, with accredited cancer programs for Commission on Cancer surveys performed in 2013. This recognition acknowledges cancer programs that achieve excellence in providing quality care to cancer patients.

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  • Northeast Alabama Regional Medical Center (RMC) Announces New Executive Appointments

    The Northeast Alabama Regional Medical Center (RMC) Board of Directors announced the following Executive Appointments:

    Louis Bass

    Joe Weaver
    CEO, RMC Jacksonville
    COO, RMC System

    Mark North
    VP, Finance
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  • 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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  • 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.