Aiken Regional Medical Centers


Aiken Regional Medical Centers

Aiken Regional Medical Centers, serving Aiken and surrounding counties since 1917, is a 244 licensed-bed acute care hospital. The only hospital in Aiken County, it is owned and operated by a subsidiary of one of the largest hospital companies in the nation, Universal Health Services, Inc., based in King of Prussia, PA. 

Aiken Regional offers a comprehensive range of medical services, including specialty programs such as cardiovascular center, cancer care institute, 24/7 emergency department, joint academy, women's center, wound healing institute, pediatric center, vein center, behavioral health center, bariatric surgery, neurosurgery, and physical therapy.

At Aiken Regional, nothing is more important than service excellence. This focus is not just lip service…it’s our unique culture and our goal each and every day — which makes working here that much more rewarding. From the time you attend your first hospital orientation, you will learn what makes us different. You will learn how to interact with our customers. And, you will learn all about your role in helping ARMC achieve the best possible outcomes for our patients. You’re a vital member of our team, and we value your contributions greatly. You’ll be very proud to work here.


The Joint Commission has recognized Aiken Regional Medical Centers as a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures for 2013 for heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia, and surgical care.  

Recognized by The SC Partnership for Health and The Carolinas Center for Medical Excellence for Reducing Hospital Readmissions by 20% for AMI

EPA's Energy STAR Certification for 2013 and 2014

American Heart Association Gold Fit-friendly Worksite

Aiken County Career and Technology Center Business Partner of the Year

2014 Innovation Award from the National Association of Development Organizations (NADO) Research Foundation for the Health Workplace Initiative project

Area Attractions

Aiken Regional Medical Centers is in an ideal location: two-plus hours from Atlanta and two hours from both mountains and the beach. Green pastures. Attractive neighborhoods. Summer sports year round so you can play at any of the many area golf courses any time you like. And, don’t forget: golf’s best-of-the-best—Augusta National, home of the Masters—is just 15 miles away!

Widely considered a community of character, Aiken is a diverse, charming city of 27,000 located between Augusta, Georgia and Columbia, South Carolina. Hometown friendliness beats out long commutes (average time is under 22 minutes). Our educational system is excellent, and is consistently recognized as among the best in the state and nation. You’ll also find both two-year and four-year colleges within a five-minute drive. We can even brag about being below the national average in housing costs and cost-of-living index.

In Aiken, everyone always has something to do, whether you’re younger, older, single, or raising a family. World-class equestrian sports, year-round outdoor recreation, a rich cultural history, a vibrant arts community, picturesque hiking trails, and plentiful fishing make Aiken a great destination, and an even better place to live.