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Eliza Coffee Memorial Hospital Receives Advanced Stroke Center Certification

The Eliza Coffee Memorial Hospital has been certified as a primary stroke care center by the Joint Commission.

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Judge Affirms CON Board Ruling

An Administrative Law Judge has affirmed the decision of the State Health Planning and Development Agency (SHPDA) to grant a Certificate of Need for a 280-bed replacement  for Eliza Coffee Memorial Hospital. After considering the arguments of  Helen Keller Hospital and North Alabama Medical Center, Circuit Judge Charles Price ruled on June 6, 2014 that […]

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Eliza Coffee Memorial Hospital Receives Chest Pain Certification

After almost a year of working towards the goal, the Eliza Coffee Memorial Hospital in Florence received recognition from the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care, which makes them the only accredited chest pain center in the region.

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TimesDaily Editorial Calls for Hospital to Move Forward

The TimesDaily has called, in an editorial, for those who opposed RegionalCare’s Certificate of Need Application not to appeal the recent decision by the state’s CON Review Board to grant approval for a 280-bed replacement hospital for Eliza Coffee Memorial. The editorial reads in part: Construction of the new hospital should go forward as soon […]

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Certificate of Need Review Board Okays 280-Bed Hospital

As reported in The TimesDaily, the state’s CON Review Board has granted approval for a 280-bed replacement hospital for Eliza Coffee Memorial Hospital. RegionalCare spokesman Jeff Atwood said the company is pleased with the decision. “The key question the CON board chairman asked of both parties is what would a new hospital mean to the […]

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We Humbly Thank You

We’re grateful to the many community leaders who testified about the need for a modern, regional hospital in the Shoals. And the outpouring of support from citizens. Over the past three weeks you may have read in the TimesDaily about the hearing for our Certificate of Need for a new, modern regional 300 bed hospital […]

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Keeping Our Promises

For two-and-a-half years we’ve met or exceeded each of our pledges to the community. Now, we’re working to make good on the biggest promise of all. When we purchased ECM and Shoals Hospital in the summer of 2010, we promised to:  IMPROVE the quality of healthcare in the Shoals  RECRUIT more doctors to the area […]

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Whose vision of the future of healthcare makes for a healthier Shoals?

OVER THE LAST FEW WEEKS, WE’VE SHARED WITH YOU the many benefits a truly regional hospital can provide for the Shoals—both for our economy and for healthcare in our region. We want to build a 300-bed regional hospital, and we’re willing to invest $250 million to do so. That’s because our vision of the future […]

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Our prescription for a healthier economy? Let’s start with an injection of $1 billion.

IMAGINE AN ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT PROJECT for Florence and the Shoals so big it will create 4,500+ jobs in the first five years alone. And so powerful it will add $1 billion to our local economy in the same time. The project you’re picturing isn’t some pie-in-the-sky idea, or a long-shot pitch for a new corporate […]

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The health benefits of a new hospital? For starters, a healthier economy.

WHEN ALL IS SAID AND DONE, a region is only as healthy as its best and most up-to-date hospital. That’s one reason every family in the Shoals will benefit from the modern, new 300-bed hospital we’re willing to invest $250 million to build. We’re Regional Care Hospital Partners. We own and operate ECM and Shoals […]

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