About Southern Regional and Prime Healthcare
Southern Regional Medical Center is a not-for-profit, acute care hospital, and a member of the Prime Healthcare Foundation , a 501(c)(3) public charity,
and serves residents throughout Riverdale and the surrounding region.
Southern Regional Medical Center is a 331-bed full-service hospital owned
by Prime Healthcare Services.
Founded in 2001 by Dr. Prem Reddy, Prime Healthcare is one of the nation’s
leading hospital systems. The company was founded with a mission to save
hospitals, improve community healthcare and provide the very best care
Prime Healthcare sets goals and benchmarks, and rallies employees, doctors
and the communities it serves to achieve high quality of care, as well
as financial and operational excellence.
In addition to providing operational expertise, Prime Healthcare has committed
to investing $50 million in capital equipment and infrastructure improvements
to Southern Regional over the next five years.
Southern Regional is certified as an accredited Chest Pain Center and
offers an Advanced Primary Stroke Center.
Southern Regional is a leader in Neurologic, Heart and Vascular, Bariatric,
and Women’s Healthcare. The hospital’s medical staff includes
more than 500 Physicians who blend their passion for healing with advanced
technology to offer the latest procedures and treatments.
Southern Regional's Women's Life Center offers a full range of
services at its Spivey Station campus, including a dedicated Breast Imaging
Center, an Advanced Imaging and fully digital Medical Diagnostic Center,
and Ambulatory and Surgical Care Services. The center's experienced
staff delivers nearly 3,000 babies annually, and its level III Neonatal
Intensive Care Unit (NICU) provides specialized care for critically ill
or premature newborns.