Rapides Regional Medical Center - NEO
Facility Information: RWCH is home to central Louisiana's largest, most innovative Newborn Intensive Care Unit, as well as the region's only six-bed Pediatric Intensive Care Unit. In addition, RWCH offers a 19-bed pediatric unit, 29-bed well baby nursery, and 26-bed OB/post-partum unit.
Community Information: Alexandria is part of Rapides Parish located in central Louisiana. The parish has 11 towns and cities with a total population of 133,000. The nearest airport is Alexandria International Airport (AEX). Louisiana State University (LSU) Tigers and New Orleans Saints are the 2 of the biggest sports team in the area. There are a lot of outdoor activities all year round including fishing and hunting. Lakes and rivers surround the area and Kisatchie National Forest is home to forested piney hills and hardwood bottoms of seven central and northern parishes.