Flowood is a suburb of Jackson, Mississippi, with a population of 4,500, located in Rankin County. Both Rankin County and Flowood have seen tremendous growth over the last 10 years, adding neighborhoods and major shopping centers. Healthcare has also boomed in this community and many physicians have relocated their practices to Flowood to be closer to River Oaks. With its strong school system, excellent recreational facilities, beautiful parks and year-round events and festivals, this Mississippi city offers a relaxed and family-friendly way of life.
Located in Flowood, a suburb of Jackson, Mississippi, River Oaks Hospital is a 155-bed facility. Major service lines include maternity, orthopedics and neurosurgery. This is a surgery-driven facility that was recently expanded due to the growth of the Rankin county area. River Oaks was recently named #1 in Mississippi for orthopedic services, joint replacement and spine surgery by HealthGrades. It has also been named as Jackson's Best Place to Receive Maternity Care. The hospital has over 500 medical staff members and a strong clinical staff base.