Ochsner Health Center- Elmwood

1221 S Clearview Pkwy, New Orleans LA, 70121

(504) 345-1213

Ochsner Health Center- Elmwood has achieved 7 quality award distinctions in the last 12 months.

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Hospital Quality Awards

Ochsner Health Center- Elmwood has been recognized by Healthgrades for 3 Hospital Quality Awards in the last 12 months

Clinical Quality Awards

Ochsner Health Center- Elmwood has been recognized by Healthgrades for 4 Clinical Quality Awards in the last 12 months

Hospital Quality Awards

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Our Clinical Quality

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Clinical Quality: Cardiac

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Mortality Based Ratings

 
Mortality In Hospital
Mortality Within 30 Days
Risk
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery

Mortality Based Rating on 176 cases.

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As Expected
Coronary Interventional Procedures (Inpatient)

Mortality Based Rating on 641 cases.

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As Expected
Heart Attack

Mortality Based Rating on 947 cases.

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As Expected
Heart Failure

Mortality Based Rating on 2266 cases.

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As Expected
Valve Surgery

Mortality Based Rating on 416 cases.

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As Expected

Complication Based Ratings

 
Hospital
National Average
Defibrillator Procedures

Complications Based Rating on 62 hospital cases and a national average of 95 cases.

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Pacemaker Procedures

Complications Based Rating on 221 hospital cases and a national average of 162 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Critical Care

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Mortality Based Ratings

 
Mortality In Hospital
Mortality Within 30 Days
Risk
Diabetic Emergencies

Mortality Based Rating on 180 cases.

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As Expected
Pulmonary Embolism

Mortality Based Rating on 139 cases.

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As Expected
Respiratory Failure

Mortality Based Rating on 462 cases.

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Better Than Expected
Sepsis

Mortality Based Rating on 2105 cases.

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Better Than Expected
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Clinical Quality: Gastrointestinal

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Mortality Based Ratings

 
Mortality In Hospital
Mortality Within 30 Days
Risk
Bowel Obstruction

Mortality Based Rating on 484 cases.

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As Expected
Colorectal Surgeries

Mortality Based Rating on 451 cases.

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Worse Than Expected
Esophageal/Stomach Surgeries

Mortality Based Rating on 494 cases.

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As Expected
Gastrointestinal Bleed

Mortality Based Rating on 1040 cases.

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Better Than Expected
Pancreatitis

Mortality Based Rating on 221 cases.

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As Expected
Small Intestine Surgeries

Mortality Based Rating on 202 cases.

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As Expected

Complication Based Ratings

 
Hospital
National Average
Gallbladder Removal Surgery

Complications Based Rating on 204 hospital cases and a national average of 119 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Neurosciences

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Mortality Based Ratings

 
Mortality In Hospital
Mortality Within 30 Days
Risk
Cranial Neurosurgery

Mortality Based Rating on 263 cases.

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As Expected
Stroke

Mortality Based Rating on 1041 cases.

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Better Than Expected
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Clinical Quality: Orthopedic

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Complication Based Ratings

 
Hospital
National Average
Hip Fracture Treatment

Complications Based Rating on 541 hospital cases and a national average of 234 cases.

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Hip Replacement

Complications Based Rating on 295 hospital cases and a national average of 201 cases.

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Total Knee Replacement

Complications Based Rating on 966 hospital cases and a national average of 363 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Prostate Surgery

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Prostate Removal Surgery

Complications Based Rating on 98 hospital cases and a national average of 89 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Pulmonary

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Mortality Based Ratings

 
Mortality In Hospital
Mortality Within 30 Days
Risk
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)

Mortality Based Rating on 742 cases.

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As Expected
Pneumonia

Mortality Based Rating on 656 cases.

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Better Than Expected
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Clinical Quality: Spine Surgery

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Complication Based Ratings

 
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Back and Neck Surgeries (without Spinal Fusion)

Complications Based Rating on 117 hospital cases and a national average of 124 cases.

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Spinal Fusion

Complications Based Rating on 239 hospital cases and a national average of 189 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Vascular

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Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair

Complications Based Rating on 97 hospital cases and a national average of 74 cases.

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Carotid Surgery

Complications Based Rating on 237 hospital cases and a national average of 138 cases.

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Peripheral Vascular Bypass

Complications Based Rating on 47 hospital cases and a national average of 63 cases.

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Our Patient Safety Ratings

Patient safety ratings show you how well a hospital safeguards patients from potential complications. Look for hospitals that are rated “Better Than Expected" or "As Expected" to reduce your risk.

Rated Better Than Expected in 3 safety indicators

  • Collapsed lung due to a procedure or surgery in or around the chest
  • Respiratory failure following surgery
  • Accidental cut, puncture, perforation or hemorrhage during medical care

Rated As Expected in 6 safety indicators

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital
  • Hip fracture following surgery
  • Excessive bruising or bleeding as a consequence of a procedure or surgery
  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs following surgery
  • Breakdown of abdominal incision site

Rated Worse Than Expected in 4 safety indicators

  • Death following a serious complication after surgery
  • Catheter-related bloodstream infections acquired at the hospital
  • Electrolyte and fluid imbalance following surgery
  • Bloodstream infection following surgery
2 Events relating to foreign objects left in body during a surgery or procedure
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Ochsner Health Center- Elmwood

1221 S Clearview Pkwy
New Orleans, LA 70121
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