For the past 20 years, The Regional Medical Center of Acadiana has been committed to bringing a full continuum of general and specialty services and high-quality, patient-centered care to the residents of Acadiana and beyond. It is the hospital's mission to strive to deliver high quality, cost effective healthcare in the communities we serve. Located in the heart of Lafayette, we're a progressive 166-bed, full-service, acute care hospital with over 500 employees and a medical staff of over 120 physicians and surgeons who practice independently in a wide variety of specialties including Cardiology and Cardiovascular procedures, General Surgery and Minimally Invasive Surgery, Orthopedics, Emergency Department Services, comprehensive Rehabilitation services, extensive Bariatric Surgery Program and Pain Management. Accreditation from the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations is evidence of our staff's commitment to exceeding the expectations of each patient and physician.
Name: Deatrick Mitchell
Title: Healthcare Recruiter
Dept: Human Resources
The Regional Medical Center of Acadiana is owned by Hospital Corporation of America (HCA). Area sister facilities include:
The Regional Medical center of Acadiana recently received the prestigious Silver Level 2006 Louisiana Hospital Quality Award presented by Louisiana Health Care Review, Inc. The Regional Medical Center of Acadiana was presented the award for improving the quality of health care for its patients in the clinical areas of Pneumonia and Acute Myocardial Infarction.
The Regional Medical Center of Acadiana, a six-story facility, is licensed for 166 beds - 39 Med/Surg beds, 39 Telemetry beds, 11 SICU beds, 6 MICU beds and 3 catheterization labs. Our Level 2 Emergency Department has 10 regular beds and 14 ER beds. The hospital provides care to a 17-zip code service area with a population of approximately 332,234. The five-year expected growth for the area is approximately 3 percent. The Regional Medical Center of Acadiana has 224 physicians on staff representing over 30 specialties as well as Hospitalist coverage.
Average Daily Census: 76.4 (Range: 74 to 80)
Average Admissions per day: 15 (Range: 12 and 18)
For more information on our spectacular city, please visit the following websites:
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