Ferriday, Louisiana

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Contact Riverland Medical Center online at rmc.alertline.com

With coronavirus (COVID-19), the safety of Riverland Medical Center patients and visitors remains our top priority. Riverland Medical Center is closely monitoring COVID-19 developments in partnership with our local and state health departments and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control (CDC).

More information is available at the links below:

Effective 3/14/2020

Riverland Medical Center has enacted more stringent infection control policies for the benefit of our patients, community, and staff.  

Effective immediately, non-essential visitors are prohibited from entering the facility.

Essential visitors, as determined by Riverland Medical Center, will be subject to COVID-19 screening. The results of the screening will determine if you are allowed into the facility. If you are allowed into the hospital, you will be required to wear a face mask for the duration of your visit. 

To contact the nurses' station for communication with patients, please call 318-757-6551 ext. 317. 

Entry to the Riverland Medical Center campus will be confined to the following location:

  • Emergency Department will remain open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
  • All other points of entry will remain closed.​

The hospital cafeteria will be closed to the public, but will continue to serve our patients and staff.

For non-clinical, general information, you can call Louisiana's statewide 211 network. This network is designed and staffed to handle calls from Louisiana residents who are concerned and who have questions about the COVID-19 virus.


Learn more about Riverland's coordinated effort to safeguard against COVID-19 (coronavirus).

COVID-19 Information