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RMC Earns National Accreditation with Commendation for Cancer Program

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July 11, 2016 –Regional Medical Center (RMC) announced today that The Commission on Cancer (CoC) of the American College of Surgeons (ACoS) has granted RMC in Anniston a Three-Year Accreditation with Commendation for its’ cancer program. To earn this voluntary accreditation, a cancer program must meet or exceed 34 CoC quality care standards, undergo an evaluation and survey process every three years and maintain levels of excellence in the delivery of…

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Apr, 2016

Certified Nurse Midwifery Program Welcomed at RMC

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On Sunday, April 24th at 2 pm, Regional Medical Center (RMC) invites the community to attend a free “Meet the Midwife” special event at the Women’s & Children’s Pavilion. The event will include tours of RMC’s fully-equipped natural birthing labor rooms and attendees will have the opportunity to learn more about the benefits of midwifery and meet Sara Hellwege, CNM, who joins Joshua Johannson, M.D. at Cheaha Women’s Health &…

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Regional Medical Center (RMC) in Anniston First Hospital in State to Receive Blue Distinction® Center for Maternity from Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama

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March 28, 2016 - Officials with Northeast Alabama Regional Medical Center (RMC) today announced that RMC in Anniston is the first hospital in the state of Alabama to receive the Blue Distinction® Center for Maternity Care designation by Blue Cross and Blue Shield (BCBS) of Alabama. This new designation is an expansion of the national Blue Distinction Specialty Care program. Designated hospitals are recognized for delivering quality specialty care safely…

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Each year

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Each year, more than 83,000 patient days of care were delivered at Anniston Memorial Hospital, in a physical plant with 169 beds and a sub-standard roof. There were over 500 major surgical procedures per month in a suite housing…

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RMC Engages Birmingham-based Aristo ER Team to Staff RMC and RMC Jacksonville Emergency Departments

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Regional Medical Center (RMC) is pleased to announce an afflication with Aristo ER, a Birmingham-based emergency department operations and management firm, to staff board-certified emergency medicine physicians at both the RMC Anniston and RMC Jacksonville campuses. The new ER staffing contract with Aristo ER begins on Friday, February 26th at both facilities, according to Louis Bass, CEO of RMC Anniston. “Aristo and the UAB Department of Emergency Medicine will work…

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Jan, 2016

RMC to Become Second Milk Depot in Alabama for Donated Human Breast Milk

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New Mother’s Milk Bank at RMC to Host Ribbon Cutting Ceremony at 2 pm on Tuesday, January 19th Regional Medical Center (RMC) will open Alabama's second milk depot for donated human breast milk on Tuesday, January 19, 2016 at the RMC Women & Children’s Pavilion in Anniston, AL. The donated milk will be pasteurized in Birmingham at the Mothers' Milk Bank of Alabama and will be distributed to hospitals across…

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