Southern Virginia Regional Medical Center
Southern Virginia Regional Medical Center (SVRMC) is an 80-bed, acute-care facility. With a medical staff of more than 100 physicians representing over 25 specialties including an Alteon Health managed 24-hr emergency room.
SVRMC serves nearly 47,000 residents in Emporia and the surrounding communities.
Emporia is located in a growing region of Southern Virginia that is rapidly becoming an extended suburb of both the Richmond and Hampton Roads metro areas. With Richmond just 60 miles to the north and Raleigh, NC just 80 miles to the south, residents have quick, easy access to larger metro areas. The beautiful beached of Virginia coast are just 60 miles to the east.
Emporia also affords its residents the benefits of a small-town lifestyle while maintaining the best attributes of a small city. It boasts low crime and unemployment rates, numerous cultural activities, an active chamber of commerce, and affordable living.