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

Our Intensive Care Unit provides care for anyone with a life threatening medical condition. The following represents the most frequently performed procedures among ICU admission:

  • Heart surgeries
  • Invasive cardiac procedures
  • Mechanical ventilation and lung associated procedures
  • Vascular surgeries
  • Abdominal surgeries
  • Insertion of invasive lines
  • Neurological surgeries
  • Transfusions of blood products

ICU Family Visitation Times

Monday - Sunday

9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m.- 6:00 p.m.
9:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.



Our Location

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

PH: 337-491-7577

ICU Information

  • Visitors to the Intensive Care Unit (ICU)
  • Personal Belongings and Medications
  • Receiving and Giving Information Intensive Care Unit (ICU)
  • Waiting Room ICU