About Riverview Regional Medical Center

About Riverview Regional

Since opening in 1931, Riverview Regional Medical Center has developed into one of Alabama’s leading providers of care. Consistently high patient satisfaction scores and accreditation and commendations by the nation’s most prestigious healthcare accrediting agencies illustrate our commitment to quality healthcare with a human touch.

Riverview Regional Medical Center consistently ranks as one of the top hospitals in the Gadsden Metropolitan Area. Recognized for advanced technology, innovative treatments, collaboration among Alabama’s leading health care professionals and a highly compassionate patient care team, Riverview serves as a vital healthcare facility for residents of numerous surrounding communities and cities as well as patients from around the state.

At Riverview, we offer:

  • Diagnostic and interventional cardiology
  • Minimally-invasive surgery, including laparoscopic and robotic
  • 24-hour emergency care
  • 281-bed in-patient hospitalization tower
  • Care and treatment for all ages, ranging from pediatrics to geriatrics and every stage in between

In addition to primary and specialized care, we offer a comprehensive range of complimentary services and programs, including a Heart and Vascular Center, Sleep Lab, Heartburn Treatment Center, Wound Care and Hyperbaric Center, and Imaging Center.

At Riverview, we believe tomorrow’s medicine requires an investment in innovation today. This belief is backed up by an impressive list of “firsts” clearly illustrating our desire to give our physicians and patients the latest technology and treatment modalities.

Riverview was the first hospital in Gadsden to revolutionize surgery through the da Vinci® Robotic Surgical System. Other medical advances and “firsts” include:

  • Heart and Vascular Center featuring two fully digital catheterization labs and a pacemaker/defibrillation lab
  • First hospital in the area to offer a 64-slice CT scanner
  • First hospital to install a patient archiving communication system (PACS) to allow physicians to view all digital radiology reports via a web based program
  • Newly renovated Emergency Department with electronic documentation to enhance the documentation of nurses and physicians
  • Heartburn Treatment Center - only one in Northeast Alabama that offers Bravo, a catheter-free system for testing reflux

With a prestigious history in the Gadsden area, Riverview operates as a self-supporting enterprise, emphasizing healing, health, safety and well-being for both our patients and our community, Riverview is the hospital of choice for a growing number of Alabama residents.