Ochsner Medical Center - Kenner
- 180 W Esplanade Ave
Ochsner Medical Center-Kenner, a 110-bed acute care community hospital, services the residents of Kenner, Metairie and the River Parishes. More than 500 employees and 350 physicians are on staff to provide outstanding care to the patients. Our hospital has grown to offer a full range of services to meet all of a family’s healthcare needs. With renovated modern facilities and superior nursing and physician staff, all of the benefits of a large urban medical center are available in a community based hospital.
More than 500 employees and 350 Physicians are on staff to provide outstanding care to the patients.
Ochsner Medical Center-Kenner has grown to offer a full range of services to meet all of a family’s healthcare needs. A newly renovated 15 bed Level II Emergency Room, the reopening of the OB Unit to include water births, an advanced technology Outpatient Diagnostic and Therapy Center, a Wound Care and Hyperbaric Center, a nationally recognized Neuroendocrine Tumor Program, and Ultra Rapid Detox Program are some of the outstanding services offered now at Ochsner Medical Center-Kenner.
In addition, a Cardiac Catherization Lab offers procedures from cardiac angiograms to coronary stenting. The list of services continues including advanced orthopedic services, general surgery, gynecologic surgery, gastroenterology diagnostics and intervention in a new GI lab, and an intensive care unit.
With renovated modern facilities and superior nursing and physician staff, all of the benefits of a large urban medical center are available in a community based hospital.
About Ochsner Health System
Ochsner Medical Center-Kenner is part of Ochsner Health System, Louisiana’s largest non-profit, academic, healthcare delivery system. Ochsner has been providing high-quality clinical and hospital patient care to Louisiana residents since 1942.
Ochsner Health System is Louisiana’s largest non-profit, academic, healthcare system. Driven by a mission to Serve, Heal, Lead, Educate and Innovate, coordinated clinical and hospital patient care is provided across the region by Ochsner's 40 owned, managed and affiliated hospitals and specialty hospitals, and more than 100 health centers and urgent care centers. Ochsner is the only Louisiana hospital recognized by U.S. News & World Report as a “Best Hospital” across three specialty categories caring for patients from all 50 states and more than 70 countries worldwide each year. Ochsner employs nearly 25,000 employees and over 4,500 employed and affiliated physicians in over 90 medical specialties and subspecialties, and conducts more than 700 clinical research studies. Ochsner Health System is proud to be a tobacco-free environment. For more information, please visit ochsner.org and follow us on Twitter and Facebook.
|Ochsner is the only Louisiana hospital
recognized by US News & World Report as a
"Best Hospital" across four specialty categories.
Ochsner serves patients from across Louisiana, every state in the nation, and more than 99 countries worldwide each year. Ochsner hospitals and physician offices are located throughout Southeast Louisiana including the Greater New Orleans area, Slidell, Covington, Raceland and Baton Rouge. We are perfectly positioned to provide value and efficiencies in the healthcare reform environment of accountable care, medical homes, budget cuts, declining reimbursement, and increased regulation.
For more information, please visit www.ochsner.org or follow us on Facebook or Twitter.About the region
Kenner, now the 7th largest city in Louisiana, is home to some of the best schools, housing and restaurants in the entire state. Nestled between the mighty Mississippi River and majestic Lake Pontchartrain, Kenner has all the charm of a small town but with the convenience of a big city. Located just 10 miles from downtown New Orleans, Kenner boasts a booming economy, unparalleled shopping, convention facilities, golf course, major airport and a one-of-a-kind Planetarium.
Ochsner Medical Center-Kenner is there to provide excellent patient care. Kenner is a great place to live and raise families. Many new residential developments recently completed or currently under construction confirm that people recognize the quality of life in Kenner. The business friendly atmosphere of the city of Kenner has added 714 new businesses to the area, while having 4,363 businesses renew their licenses. Officials in Kenner continually pursue new businesses to keep the local economy diversified and draw in new investors.