Not every hospital can say they are a Well Spot. But Rapides Regional Medical Center can. The 328-bed hospital recently received the Level II Well Spot designation from the Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals, making it one of eight Louisiana hospitals to receive a “Well Spot” title.
The United States has seen more cases of measles in January than it usually does in an entire year, federal health officials said Thursday. A total of 84 cases in 14 states were reported between Jan. 1 and Jan. 28, Dr. Anne Schuchat, director of the National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, said during an afternoon news conference.
Rapides Regional Medical Center is proud to sponsor the GET FIT! Health and Fitness Fair with the Alexandria Mall on Saturday, Jan. 24.
Rapides Regional Medical Center will be sending its 2014 “Seasons Greetings” with the help of this year’s Holiday Art Contest winner.
Rapides Regional Medical Center gives patients at high risk a chance to find out, before symptoms begin.
The annual “Angel of Hope” Candlelight Vigil will take place Saturday, Dec. 6, at 7 p.m. at Mount Olivet Cemetery in Pineville.
Rapides Regional Medical Center was named Thursday a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures by The Joint Commission accrediting agency for the nation’s hospitals.
Need to make your next doctor’s appointment? Want to do it after 5 p.m. or, even in the middle of the night? All Rapides Regional Physician Group offices – located in Pineville, Alexandria and Lecompte – now give you that opportunity. Patients can schedule routine check-ups, follow-up appointments or visits for any other health issue at their convenience from a smart phone, tablet or computer.
Free screening for diabetic patients set for Nov. 13.