Rapides Regional Medical Center is a 328-bed HCA Healthcare facility in Alexandria, Louisiana. The hospital is known for being the first Level II trauma center in the state, as well as being the only trauma center in Central Louisiana.
The facility offers a variety of services, including emergency care, cardiovascular care, and pediatric care. The quality of these services have earned the hospital many awards and accreditations, such as the American Heart Association's 2018 Get with the Guidelines Gold Plus for both Stroke and Resuscitation. Staff members say that Rapides Regional Medical Center is a great place to work because of its friendly atmosphere, supportive management, and opportunities for growth.
Located in almost the exact center of Louisiana, the city of Alexandria is home to many attractions, like the Alexandria Zoological Park, River Oaks Square Arts Center, and the Louisiana History Museum. Nature enthusiasts will love the nearby Kisatchie National Forest, which is perfect for camping, hiking, fishing, and more. Even with all of its local activities, Alexandria still maintains a small-town, friendly feel.