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CHRISTUS Shreveport Bossier Prepares for Severe Weather August 26, 2020

Shreveport, Louisiana, Aug. 26, 2020 – At CHRISTUS Shreveport-Bossier Health System, we continue to take all necessary precautions in advance of the severe weather to protect our patients, our Associates and physicians and secure our facilities.

Outer bands of the storm will reach the Shreveport-Bossier area as the hurricane makes landfall in south Louisiana, bringing Tropical Storm winds at 50-90+ miles per hour.

Our thoughts and prayers are with our CHRISTUS sister facilities at Lake Charles, Alexandria and Beaumont who are also in the direct impact zone.

The following services/facilities will remain open:

  • CHRISTUS Shreveport-Bossier Highland ER: Open and ready, 24/7
  • CHRISTUS Bossier ER: Open and ready, 24/7
  • Surgical and all procedural services
  • CHRISTUS Bossier Mammography (opening at noon, Aug. 27)
  • CHRISTUS Primary Care - South Bossier
  • CHRISTUS Wound & Hyperbaric Medicine Center (closes at Noon, Aug. 27)
  • CHRISTUS Velocity Care - Airline Drive
  • CHRISTUS Velocity Care - Mansfield Road

Facilities Closed Thursday Only:

  • Ashley Ridge Imaging
  • Advanced Diagnostics
  • CHRISTUS Bossier Cancer Treatment Clinic
  • CHRISTUS Bossier Emergency Hospital – MRI Services
  • CHRISTUS Breast Center
  • CHRISTUS Cancer Treatment Center (Radiation & Chemo on Call)
  • CHRISTUS Cardiac Rehab
  • CHRISTUS Coushatta Rural Health Care Center:
    • Dental
    • Ringgold Clinic
    • Boyce Clinic
    • Limited Providers at Coushatta Clinic (possible late opening).
    • Outpatient Physical Therapy
    • Geri-Psych Outpatient Clinic
    • Cardio/Pulmonary Rehab
  • CHRISTUS Physician Practices:
    • CHRISTUS Pediatric Associates
    • CHRISTUS Primary Care Associates
    • CHRISTUS Primary Care - Shreveport
    • CHRISTUS Primary Care Partners
    • CHRISTUS Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery
  • CHRISTUS Kids Clinic
  • CHRISTUS Outpatient Cardiopulmonary
  • CHRISTUS Outpatient Neuro Therapy
  • CHRISTUS Outpatient Therapy Shreveport & Bossier locations
  • CHRISTUS PET Imaging
  • CHRISTUS Velocity Care - Youree

Closed Thursday and Friday:

  • Ashley Ridge Imaging (Late opening at 10:00 am)
  • Advanced Diagnostics (Late opening at 10:00 am)
  • CHRISTUS Breast Center (Late opening at 10:00 am)
  • CHRISTUS Outpatient Diabetes Clinic / Diabetes Education

Community Resources for Information

Please watch for any consumer/patient directed updates on our website at and on the CHRISTUS Shreveport-Bossier Health System Facebook page at