Welcome to Southern Regional Medical Center Southern Regional Medical Center first opened its doors to patients April 19, 1971 as a small, community hospital in Riverdale, GA. The hospital has now expanded to 331 beds and is owned by Prime Healthcare, an award winning health system that owns and operates more than 40 hospitals in 14 states. Southern Regional Medical Center serves residents throughout Riverdale and the surrounding region. The hospital has been recognized on both state and national level for quality patient care. Southern Regional is home to a Certified Primary Stroke Center, an accredited Chest Pain Center, a Women’s Life Center, labor and delivery suites, a Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit for newborns who need special care, Emergency Services, Imaging Services and more. Southern Regional also operates Spivey Station, an ambulatory care center located nearby in Jonesboro, GA.