THE HOSPITAL: Russell Medical is a not-for-profit, 81 bed acute care hospital with a service area population of 52K+. With approx. 80 physicians on staff, patients are treated in specialties ranging from primary care to radiology, cardiology, neurology, oncology and many more. Notable services include CT, permanent on-site PET scanner, MRI, UAB Medicine - Russell Medical Cancer Center, an outpatient rehabilitation facility offering a vast array of medical and physical rehab services, including aquatics, an accredited 4-bed sleep center, wound care & hyperbaric medicine and the daVinci Surgical System with dual consoles.
THE COMMUNITY: Alexander City, located on Lake Martin with 750 miles of shoreline, is unlike most cities with a population of 14,000. The community is progressive with a low crime rate, excellent schools, plenty of recreational opportunities, and an affordable cost of living. Lake Martin provides endless recreational opportunities including boating, fishing, camping, golf and much more. With its wildlife and hunting preserves, Alexander City is a sportsman's paradise. The Lake Martin area has gained national exposure as one of the top retirement spots in the nation. Centered in a growing business triangle formed by Atlanta, Birmingham and Montgomery, Alexander City provides the charm of small town life with easy access to metropolitan areas.