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Agreement Signed to Sell Lake Area Medical Center to CHRISTUS Health

Lake Area Medical Center announced today it will soon become affiliated with CHRISTUS Health through an acquisition agreement that includes the sale of the hospital and its associated assets. CHRISTUS Health also operates CHRISTUS Ochsner St. Patrick Health System in Lake Charles.

CHRISTUS Ochsner St. Patrick Regional Heart Center Receives American Heart Association Accreditation for Acute Cardiac Care

CHRISTUS Ochsner St. Patrick Regional Heart Center has received the American Heart Association's Mission's Lifeline and Heart Attack Receiving Center Accreditation. The accreditation program — sponsored by the American Heart Association and the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care —recognizes centers that meet or exceed quality of care measures for people...

Memorial Specialty Hospital Opens Inside CHRISTUS Ochsner St.Patrick

Lake Charles Memorial Health System's long-term acute care hospital (LTACH) is now located on the third floor of CHRISTUS Ochsner St.Patrick. The Memorial Specialty Hospital was previously located at a facility on Ernest Street, but Memorial leadership decided to move the facility in order to provide a higher level...