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Our Purpose

Our goal is simple—to build a healthier community with exceptional care.

At Ochsner Health, who we are is all about what we do and what we believe. Our Mission, Vision and Values guide our decisions, inspire our actions and influence our relationships with our patients, colleagues and communities. As Acadiana’s largest non-profit, regional health system We Serve, Heal, Lead, Educate and Innovate. With more than 4,500 employees spanning across Acadiana, Ochsner Lafayette General strives to prove that caring is our top priority. 


Our Services

Ochsner Lafayette General - Expert care for every need.

All facets of comprehensive care come together in a well-orchestrated plan to improve the health of all of our communities and better serve our patients. Ochsner Lafayette General offers convenient accommodations that span a full range of targeted services to serve patients near and far.

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Find your future right here.

Find your future right here.

When you join Ochsner Lafayette General, you gain more than a job. You gain the support of leaders across the health system that help mentor and guide you to your ultimate passion and career potential. We support Acadiana’s only two teaching hospitals – aligned with accredited medical schools to supervise, train and instruct medical school graduates until they meet certification in their field of specialty.