US News and World Reports released it’s annual survey of hospitals today and the Ochsner Medical Center in New Orleans ranked #1 in Louisiana and ranked nationally in 11 adult specialties.
“Ochsner Medical Center in New Orleans, LA is ranked nationally in 11 adult specialties. It was also high-performing in 1 adult specialty, as shown below. It scored high in patient safety, demonstrating commitment to reducing accidents and medical mistakes. Ochsner Medical Center is a 768-bed general medical and surgical facility with 33,367 admissions in the most recent year reported. It performed 8,543 annual inpatient and 13,562 outpatient surgeries. Its emergency room had 109,325 visits. Ochsner Medical Center is a teaching hospital. It is also accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF).”