Founded in 1903 at the corner of Second and Lee Streets in Alexandria, Louisiana, Rapides Regional Medical Center represents a proud heritage of compassionate healthcare services coupled with the most advanced technology to date. With a continued emphasis on progressive care, Rapides Regional has grown to meet the continually changing needs of our patients and the rapidly advancing technology of modern healthcare. Licensed for 314 beds, Rapides Regional is fully accredited by the Joint Commission on the Accreditation of Health Care Organizations. Rapides Regional offers a comprehensive array of both inpatient and outpatient services, and our medical staff includes more than 250 physicians in more than 30 medical specialties provided by our approximately 2,000 employees.
2006 & 2007 - HealthGrades awarded Rapides Regional Medical Center with the Distinguished Hospital Award for Patient Safety.
2005 - HealthGrades named Rapides Regional Medical Center as a Distinguished Hospital for Clinical Excellence. RRMC is one of only 229 hospitals in the country to qualify for the recognition in the study, one of only four hospitals in the state of Louisiana and the only hospital named in the central Louisiana region.