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

Our Approach

If you require emergency medical attention, please call 911 to access your local emergency services. 

CHRISTUS Ochsner St. Patrick offers comprehensive emergency services for all ages and conditions. Our advanced diagnostic testing and imaging services saves you overnight stays and unnecessary costs.  We use the latest diagnostic procedures to evaluate and assess each situation. From minor bumps and bruises to strokes, heart attacks and other serious injuries or illnesses - our expert physicians and highly trained nursing staff are here to give you quick, expert medical attention.

When to go to the ER vs an Urgent Care clinic?

Only facility in Southwest Louisiana Offering

Interventionalist who can order procedures and perform surgeries. Patients have received lifesaving treatment medication because of interventional radiologist in the ED.

Treats hydrofloriac acid- SASOL, disaster management team, certified annually in HERT- designated by FEMA. Usual level of HERTS.


Our Location

CHRISTUS Ochsner St. Patrick
524 Dr. Michael DeBakey Drive
Lake Charles, Louisiana 70601

PH: 337-436-2511

  • Rapid Medical Assessment
  • Disaster Preparedness
  • Thermosuit
  • Fall Prevention