Riverview Regional Medical Center (RRMC), formerly Carthage General Hospital offers high quality healthcare to residents of Smith and surrounding counties. Dr. Frank T. Rutherford built Carthage General Hospital in 1966 and HighPoint Health System acquired the hospital in February 2004.


More than 80 physicians and mid-level providers are on the RRMC medical staff. Riverview Regional Medical Center provides general medical and surgical care, 24-hour emergency services, skilled nursing, psychiatric services and geriatric care.