Since its founding in 1963, Baptist Medical Center South has grown to become Montgomery's largest healthcare facility and Baptist Health's tertiary care center, offering unsurpassed specialty services and treatment. Through advanced technology, professional expertise and an exceptional level of personalized care, Baptist Medical Center South is the comprehensive resource for family healthcare in central Alabama . Known for its outstanding cardiovascular, orthopaedic, neurology and surgical services, Baptist Medical Center South is home to skilled and dedicated physicians, nurses and staff. The hospital offers residents of central Alabama an accredited sleep disorders center, a regional neonatal intensive care unit, a chest pain diagnosis and treatment center within the emergency department, a behavioral health treatment facility and family centered maternity care. Fully accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO), this licensed 454 bed, faith-based, not-for-profit medical center is committed to meeting the healthcare needs of central Alabama with care and compassion.