CHRISTUS values the importance of collaboration and coordinated action for the identification and care of those patients exhibiting signs of the COVID-19. Which is why we continue to follow CDC interim guidelines and work non-stop, in partnership with local, state and federal government authorities. We are fortunate to be part of a local health care community committed to responding to the needs of these patients in the safest manner necessary. Learn More


Let's help each other.

Lend a hand.

If you're passionate about community service, care deeply for people and have the time and energy, we'd love to have your help at CHRISTUS Ochsner Lake Area Hospital. Volunteer opportunities are available in various departments throughout our hospital. Get in touch, and let's talk about how can help each other.

Our volunteers donate their time and talents for a variety of reasons including a desire to help others, stay connected to the community and to meet new friends.

Our volunteers assist and donate their time by:

  • Answering phones and other general office duties
  • Assisting with hospital tours and special events
  • Greeting patients, families and visitors
  • Delivering magazines, books and flowers to patients
  • Escorting patients

In order to volunteer, you must:

  • Be able to volunteer at least 4 hours one day each week
  • Attend hospital and volunteer orientation
  • Have hospital/department training in the area to be worked
  • Adhere to volunteer uniform or dress standards
  • Adhere to our code of conduct
  • Be punctual and reliable, displaying dignity, courtesy and consideration for others
  • Adhere to our privacy practices

For an application or questions, please call: 337-475-4102.