Badin Hospital

Hospital

Written by Debrah Lovan

January 1, 2022

In 1916 ALCOA built and equipped the first hospital in Stanly County. Considered one of the best small hospitals in the US, it had 10 private rooms, a ward for 18, a modern Operating Room, Clinic, and Drug Room.

In 1919 ALCOA formed a voluntary hospital association to offer affordable health care to employees: $1.50 a month for married men and family.

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