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Ochsner Lafayette General is Acadiana’s largest non-profit regional health system committed to always delivering excellence. The system has over 4,500 employees, serving the south-central region of Louisiana by aligning with facilities across Acadiana. 

With Ochsner Lafayette General Medical Center as the flagship hospital, Ochsner Lafayette General also owns or manages Ochsner Lafayette General Orthopaedic Hospital, Ochsner Lafayette General Surgical HospitalSt. Martin Hospital, Ochsner University Hospital & Clinics, Ochsner Acadia General Hospital and Ochsner Abrom Kaplan Memorial Hospital.

Ochsner Lafayette General also has clinical affiliations with several other hospitals and professional medical centers across South Louisiana. Ochsner Lafayette General Medical Center and Ochsner University Hospital & Clinics, Acadiana’s only two teaching hospitals, provide graduate medical education across many disciplines. Ochsner Lafayette General also owns LGMD Physician Group, a non-profit corporation that operates and manages several physician clinics, including Family Medicine and Internal Medicine, as well as many specialists and surgeons. Ochsner Lafayette General helps patients participate in their own health care by offering My Health the online patient portal, allowing people to view lab results and medical information for each hospital in the Ochsner Lafayette General system .

In continuous efforts to reach more patients, Ochsner Lafayette General helps facilitate telemedicine services to schools, businesses and government offices to make health care more accessible for people while at school or at work. 

Our Mission

To Restore, Maintain and Improve health.

Our Vision:

A regional healthcare system that always delivers excellence. 

Our Values

The values of Supportiveness, Etiquette, Respect, Vibrancy, Integrity, Communication and Excellence are embraced by our employees. It's how we treat our patients and each other. The Employee S.E.R.V.I.C.E Standards of Behavior are our guiding principles.