CHRISTUS Health would like to thank all of our patients, their families, local business owners and leaders in the communities we serve for their support during our negotiations with Cigna. We realize this situation caused concern, and we are thankful for a resolution that allows us to continue to provide care close to home for all those who need high quality, compassionate care. Learn More

Our Approach

We offer emergency care services when you need them most. The emergency department team is ready to assist you in emergency situations.

Our Emergency Department is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, and is prepared to provide immediate evaluation of acute illnesses or injuries for both adult and pediatric patients. Our staff includes board-certified physicians and registered nurses who are trained in emergency medicine, critical care and advanced life support. Each of our treatment rooms is equipped with emergency care technology to handle most life-threatening situations.

Our Location

CHRISTUS Ochsner Lake Area Hospital
4200 Nelson Road
Lake Charles, Louisiana 70605