Red Bay Hospital
- 211 Hospital Road
Red Bay Hospital is affiliated with Helen Keller Hospital, which has over 150 medical staff members. Red Bay is also an affiliate of Huntsville Hospital, a regional referral source and is a not-for-profit hospital. Red Bay Hospital is located on Redmont Country Club’s eighteen-hole golf course and three fishing lakes.
The City of Red Bay was incorporated July 13, 1907 and is located in western Franklin County, Alabama, bordering the State of Mississippi. The city is surrounded by fertile land, being situated approximately 23 miles West of the county seat of Franklin County, 38 miles Southwest of Muscle Shoals, Alabama, 90 miles West of Huntsville, Alabama, 42 miles Northeast of Tupelo, Mississippi, 123 miles Northwest of Birmingham, Alabama, and 148 miles Southeast of Memphis, Tennessee.
Red Bay qualifies as an underserved, health manpower shortage area through the Appalachian Regional Commission and for the National Health Service Corps Loan Repayment Program.
Strong family values, like they used to be, lends to the high quality of life in Franklin County. Crime is almost nonexistent. Families cheer together as local kids play little league ball or on Friday night's during football season.
Franklin County has award winning bass fishing lakes, with largemouth bass over 15 pounds. Like to go boating, water skiing, and camping? We have that too. Nature lovers can explore one of the many beautiful canyons we have to offer, or take a hike on a Sierra Club trail. Franklin County also has thousands of acres of wild game hunting.
With over 700 acres developed for industry, Franklin County has nearly 70 industrial firms located in industrial parks in Russellville, Red Bay, Phil Campbell and Vina.
Red Bay, birthplace of country star, Tammy Wynette, has an active local theater and museum. Your family may also enjoy the city fun park with a swimming pool, waterslides, and various children's play areas. Red Bay is located within 50 miles of 5 Community Colleges, and within 115 miles of 7 Universities. Red Bay is home of Tiffen Motorhomes and Sunshine Mills dog food plant. Tiffin Motorhomes Inc. finished 2011 as the nation’s No. 1 manufacturer of Class A motorhomes.