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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

ICU Information

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