Baton Rouge General Medical Center is the capital city's first and only full-service community hospital. With 527 licensed beds between two campuses, Baton Rouge General has a legacy of innovation and leadership, as well as providing Greater Baton Rouge's nine-parish region with high quality, compassionate healthcare for more than 100 years. From its birth center to senior services, and leading edge heart and cancer care, Baton Rouge General provides care for the whole family at every age and every stage of life.
Baton Rouge General's comprehensive cancer care program and heart and vascular services feature specialists and state-of-the-art technology and treatments all under one roof. As the only comprehensive burn treatment facility in a 250-mile radius, Baton Rouge General's Regional Burn Center serves patients from across the Gulf Coast region and petrochemical corridor.
An accredited teaching hospital since 1991, Baton Rouge General is affiliated with and also serves as a satellite campus of Tulane University School of Medicine. The hospital's robust medical education programs include Family Medicine Residency Program, Internal Medicine Residency Program, Sports Medicine Fellowship Program, School of Nursing and School of Radiologic Technology.
Driven by a culture of performance excellence at every level, Baton Rouge General has a reputation as a national and local quality leader. Earning recognition as a 'Top Performer' hospital for heart failure, heart attack, surgical care and pneumonia by The Joint Commission in 2011 and receiving an "A" for patient safety by the Leapfrog Group in 2012, 2013 and 2014. In addition, Baton Rouge General has been named a Top 100 hospital in the nation for overall medical care and heart failure treatment, as well as #1 in the state for heart failure treatment and #1 in the region for overall medical care and
heart attack treatment by CareChex, a division of Comparion®, for 2014.
o Behavioral wellness
o Birth (labor, delivery, NICU)
o Diabetes & nutrition
o Emergency care (kid-friendly ER,
o Heart & vascular
o Imaging & radiology
o Intensive care
o Pediatrics, PICU
o Laboratory services
o Medical acute care
o Outpatient services
o Palliative care
o Pastoral care
o Rehabilitation therapy
o Skilled care
o Sleep disorder treatment
o Social services
o Surgical services
o Weight loss surgery
o Wound care & hyperbaric treatment
For more information, visit BRGeneral.org or call (225) 763-4000
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