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Ochsner Lafayette General Surgical Hospital Information

Lafayette General Surgical Hospital

About

Ochsner Lafayette General Surgical Hospital and Oil Center Surgical Plaza work in conjunction with Ochsner Lafayette General Medical Center. Ochsner Lafayette General Surgical Hospital has been part of the Ochsner Lafayette General family for 14 years. Oil Center Surgical Plaza celebrates its fifth anniversary in fiscal year 2019 and saw 10% growth in total annual surgical volume in 2018. Ochsner Lafayette General Surgical Hospital and Oil Center Surgical Plaza perform nearly 8,000 surgeries annually. This volume enables Ochsner Lafayette General Medical Center to focus on more critical patients and procedures.

Ochsner Lafayette General Surgical Hospital and Oil Center Surgical Plaza offered new surgical services and wrapped up the year with awards. Both Ochsner Lafayette General Surgical Hospital and Oil Center Surgical Plaza scored in the 99th percentile for Patient Satisfaction. This proves both entities are committed to continually improving their services in order to make sure every patient experience is a pleasant one.

Oil Center Surgical Plaza provides a first-of-its-kind procedure in Acadiana with the CATALYS® Precision Laser System. The laser provides patients with a less invasive option for cataract surgery. In only four months, Oil Center Surgical Plaza's Ophthalmologists performed over 100 CATALYS® laser cataract surgeries since first performing this operation in May. Not only did Oil Center Surgical Plaza see an increase in overall surgeries, but they also added more surgeries in Urology, Neurology, Ophthalmology and general surgery.

Hospital Capacity

Ochsner Lafayette General Surgical Hospital, an Ochsner Lafayette General Medical Center Campus, is an 18,500 sq. ft hospital including 10 inpatient rooms and four operating rooms.

Services

At Ochsner Lafayette General Surgical Hospital, we offer a wide variety of surgical services within a range of specialties to serve Acadiana residents and those living in the surrounding communities. View our full list of services here.

Accreditations 

Top 100 Best Places to Work: The hospital proudly ranks in the top decile in both employee and patient satisfaction surveys nationally. In 2018, Ochsner Lafayette General Surgical Hospital held the #18 spot in Modern Healthcare's Top 100 Best Places to Work.

Guardian of Excellence and Pinnacle of Excellence Awards: Ochsner Lafayette General Surgical Hospital increased neuro-spine surgeries 1,920% in fiscal year 2016, and now these surgeries account for 9% of Ochsner Lafayette General Surgical Hospital's overall surgical volume. At the end of the fiscal year, Ochsner Lafayette General Surgical Hospital received Press Ganey’s prestigious Guardian of Excellence Award and Pinnacle of Excellence Award for Patient Experience in Ambulatory Surgery.

Leadership

Chief Executive Officer
Al J. Patin

Chief Operating Officer
Jude Fontenot

LGSH Administrator
Kenneth M. LeBaron, RN, MBA

Contact

Address:

1000 W Pinhook Rd, Lafayette, LA 70503

Phone Number:

(337) 289-8095

For more information about this location click here

Additional Resources

To learn more about our financial assistance policy, financial assistance application and plain language summary, please click here

For more information regarding our insurance, billing and collections policies, please click here.

For more information about price transparency at Ochsner Lafayette General Surgical Hospital, please click here

View our 2015 Community Health Needs Assessment report. 
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