COVID-19 Response

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As your healthcare partner, CHRISTUS Ochsner Health Southwestern Louisiana wants to assure you that we are fully equipped to provide safe, quality care to our community. We are here for you today and for a healthier tomorrow.
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Behavioral Health

Rather than focusing on one symptom or condition, our psychiatrists look at your environment, family and social relationships. Our team provides an individualized appropriate plan of care that best suits your needs. We provide a full range of services for pediatrics, adults and seniors experiencing emotional difficulties.

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CHRISTUS Health announced today it is now offering a new screening tool to some patients, as well as doctors, nurses and other CHRISTUS Associates on the frontlines to learn who has been infected with COVID-19—AND—who might now carry protective antibodies.


Donation Gifts CHRISTUS Ochsner St. Patrick Groundbreaking UVC Disinfection Robot to Fight Infections

Thanks to the generosity of the Lake Charles community, CHRISTUS Ochsner St. Patrick Hospital recently added Tru-D SmartUVC, a germ-eliminating UVC disinfection robot, to its already stringent list of disinfection protocols aimed at protecting patients from serious hospital-acquired infections (HAIs).


Annual Dragon Boat Race Rescheduled for April 2021

In the interest of public health and safety precautions for COVID-19, along with tremendous consideration for our local families and friends devastated by Hurricane Laura, the CHRISTUS Ochsner Health Southwestern Louisiana Foundation has decided to postpone the 2020 Dragon Boat Race to Saturday, April 24, 2021.

Jenn Duhon St. Patrick Bone and Joint
The difference in how the knee feels has been remarkable. “Within three weeks to a month after surgery, my pain level was at least 80 percent less than it was before the procedure, and now I have no pain.
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