Ochsner Medical Center

74%

Patients that would definitely recommend
4% higher than the national average

Awards

Healthgrades awards tell you which hospitals deliver superior quality care. Healthgrades evaluates hospital performance using objective quality measures including clinical outcomes and patient safety, as well as patient experience.

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Hospital Quality Awards

America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2018)

Top 5% in the nation for consistently delivering clinical quality

Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

America’s 50 Best Hospitals for Vascular Surgery Award™ (2019)

Superior clinical outcomes in abdominal aortic aneurysm repair, carotid surgery, and peripheral vascular bypass surgery

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Joint Replacement Award™ (2019, 2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in knee and hip replacement

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Orthopedic Surgery Award™ (2019)

Superior clinical outcomes in back and neck surgery, spinal fusion, hip fracture treatment, hip replacement, and total knee replacement

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Stroke Care Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)

Superior clinical outcomes in the care and treatment of stroke

Cranial Neurosurgery Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in cranial neurosurgery

Neurosciences Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)

Superior clinical outcomes in stroke care and neurosurgery

Orthopedic Surgery Excellence Award™ (2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in back and neck surgery, spinal fusion, hip fracture treatment, hip replacement, and total knee replacement

Joint Replacement Excellence Award™ (2017)

Superior clinical outcomes in knee and hip replacement

Safety Ratings

How well a hospital safeguards patients from potential complications

An event relating to foreign objects left in body during a surgery or procedure

1 rating was worse than expected

  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital

12 ratings were as expected

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Hospital Quality

Clinical Ratings

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Data Source

Patient Experience

Patient experience measures tell you how patients felt about the care they received at the hospital. These measures are based on the Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (HCAHPS) survey data from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).

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71%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
2% higher than the national average

74%

Would definitely recommend
4% higher than the national average

Ochsner Medical Center

National Average

Communication with doctors

Percent of patients who said that doctors always listened to them and explained things well

100%50%0%82%81%

Communication with nurses

Percent of patients who said that nurses always listened to them and explained things well

100%50%0%80%78%

Communication about medicines

Percent of patients who said that staff always explained medicines before giving them to patients

100%50%0%64%63%

Discharge Information

Percent of patients who said they were given information about recovering at home

100%50%0%88%84%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

Percent of patients who said they always received help quickly from hospital staff

100%50%0%62%66%

Ochsner Medical Center

National Average

Quietness

Percent of patients who said the area around their rooms was always kept quiet at night

100%50%0%63%60%

Cleanliness

Percent of patients who said their room and bathroom were always kept clean

100%50%0%65%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

I am literally walking away a new person! Dr. Jansen is a great listener and made me feel like me goals were realistic. What was ruined by childbirth was re-made into a body that I can still be proud of. A life-changing experience.

Aug 16 2019

Review for Dr. David Jansen, MD

Aug 15 2019

Review for Dr. Colin Goudelocke, MD

Aug 15 2019

Review for Dr. Gassan Chaiban, MD

I rarely write reviews. However, the experience my family had with Dr. Conlin was so positivethat it warranted a review. Dr. Conlin was caring & patient with my elderly father. More importantly she was knowledgable & determined to find the correct diagnosis. I would highly recommend her.

Aug 12 2019

Review for Dr. Erin Conlin, MD

I love him as my Doctor he is great he helped me and so many way To find what was going with me and my health . He takes his time with you .I fell comfortable to talk to him ask him anything He has time for you.I will keep him for my Doctor as long as I live Tonni Caminita

Aug 12 2019

Review for Dr. David Klibert, MD

I see Abi-Samra for POTS and he always listens and puts in the effort to find what works best for me. I've seen him for about 5 years now and he is consistently great.

Aug 09 2019

Review for Dr. Freddy Abi-Samra, MD

Love love Dr Connolly! He is awesome! He is funny, too!! Makes me laugh! Yes, very caring!! His patients come first! Wish all Dr’s were as caring as Dr Sean Connolly!

Aug 06 2019

Review for Dr. Sean Connolly, MD

Aug 06 2019

Review for Dr. Nathan Harrison, MD

in Slidell, LA - Aug 02 2019

Review for Dr. Sebastian Koga, MD

Dr Jansen is fantastic. I had a life altering surgery that i was extremely fearful of negative results, but from the first consultation, Dr Jansen has be reassuring and positive

Aug 01 2019

Review for Dr. David Jansen, MD

Jul 31 2019

Review for Dr. Edward Lang, DPM

She is a wonderful pediatrician. Kind, informative, and supportive for any new parent. Very knowledgeable and answers all of the questions for a new mom!

Jul 31 2019

Review for Dr. Rayne Faucheux, MD

Jul 26 2019

Review for Dr. Seth Hayes, MD

Jul 26 2019

Review for Dr. James Lam, MD

Jul 23 2019

Review for Dr. William Davis III, MD

Jul 23 2019

Review for Monica Butz, FNP-C

in Slidell, LA - Jul 18 2019

Review for Dr. Adrienne Carona, MD

Jul 18 2019

Review for Dr. Kyle Happel, MD

Jul 18 2019

Review for Dr. Miriam Azuoru, MD

I hit the jackpot when I was referred to Dr Hayes! All of the disabling pain and numbness gone since I had lumbar fusion surgery. Dr Hayes has given me back my life.

in Carriere, MS - Jul 17 2019

Review for Dr. Seth Hayes, MD

So glad doctor Jancich is my doctor. I was diagnosed with a rare blood disorder and was lucky enough to get her for my doctor. She is personable and works diligently to find a solution

Jul 16 2019

Review for Dr. Sophy Jancich, MD

I totally love Dr. Joseph. He is kind and compassionate and walked me through a challenging time physically. He does a great job of keeping up will reports from my many other doctors. My experience has always is up to date and what is going on with my health before I even walk in the door

Jul 16 2019

Review for Dr. Marlon Joseph, MD

Jul 11 2019

Review for Dr. Seth Hayes, MD

I had surgery on my back. It turned out wonderful. I was soooo happy. Dr Caralopoulos is a great surgeon. He was very informative prior to the surgery. I cannot thank him enough. He saved me from early retirement

Jul 08 2019

Review for Dr. Ilias Caralopoulos, MD

Dr. Hughes is very compassionate and understanding. She takes time to speak with you and makes you feel comfortable. I had special issues and she addressed them with kindness and the highest of professionalism. I am so glad I found her??????

in Covington , LA - Jul 04 2019

Review for Dr. Stephanie Hughes, MD

Jul 03 2019

Review for Dr. David Jansen, MD

Dr. Jansen Is the best Plastic Surgeon to see. He listens to what you have to say then gives his Honest opinion on what you need. His Staff are exceptional!!!! Friendly!!!! Kind!!! and Super Sweet!!! If you need a Plastic Surgeon Then Dr. Jansen is the one for you!!!!!

Jul 03 2019

Review for Dr. David Jansen, MD

Jul 01 2019

Review for Dr. Andrew Gottschalk, MD

in WESTWEGO, LA - Jun 26 2019

Review for Dr. Susan Jeanfreau, MD

As a nurse, I worked with Dr. Lam for several years. He is an excellent cardiologist and a wonderful teacher. I would definitely recommend him, and I do, often!

in Bogalusa, LA - Jun 26 2019

Review for Dr. James Lam, MD

I will always be grateful that I was sent to see Dr.Estes. From day one I knew I had found the perfect doctor and two years later my feelings are still the same. I am truly blessed to be his patient. He has made this journey much easier to handle. He is always there for you!

in PP, LA - Jun 26 2019

Review for Dr. Jacob Estes, MD

in New Orleans, LA - Jun 24 2019

Review for Dr. Amanda Fontenot, MD

Outstanding Surgeon! Simply the best in the South! Extremely compassionate, great bedside manner, professional and courteous staff, highly recommended, Brilliant Surgeon!

LA - Jun 23 2019

Review for Dr. Walter Stephen Choate, MD

LA - Jun 21 2019

Review for Sherida Jackson, NP

in Chalmette, LA - Jun 21 2019

Review for Dr. Bryan Bertucci, MD

in Marrero, LA - Jun 20 2019

Review for Dr. Hui Kim, MD

I have raised four children so we’ve seen a few doctors over the years. Dr. Gesn is undoubtedly the worst. She is rude, dismissive to parent and child alike, has no compassion or empathy for the patient, and is a thoroughly unpleasant person.

in LA - Jun 18 2019

Review for Dr. Lois Gesn, MD

Mrs. Bailey is amazing. She does not rush; she listens and cares. For the first time in years, I found a medical professional who is personable. She knows her "stuff"

in Mandeville, LA - Jun 18 2019

Review for Nicole Bailey, RN

Jun 08 2019

Review for Dr. Maureen Hecker-Rodriguez, MD

in New Orleans, LA - Jun 08 2019

Review for Dr. Matthew Bergstedt, MD

People get into the medical business to help people. When you refuse to help people in a job that is designed to help people you are trash and chose a different profession.

Jun 08 2019

Review for Dr. Matthew Bergstedt, MD

Jefferson - Jun 07 2019

Review for Dr. Matthew Bergstedt, MD

in Kenner, LA - Jun 06 2019

Review for Dr. Sebastian Koga, MD

Jun 05 2019

Review for Dr. Walter Stephen Choate, MD

in New Orleans, LA - Jun 05 2019

Review for Dr. Walter Stephen Choate, MD

in Harvey, LA - Jun 04 2019

Review for Dr. David Klibert, MD

I find Dr. Klibert to be a very thorough and caring physician who is interested in the whole body and well being of his patient. He does not rush you and unlike many other physicians, he actually shakes your hand when greeting you. We need more like him with the human touch.

May 30 2019

Review for Dr. David Klibert, MD

in Myrtle Beach , SC - May 25 2019

Review for Dr. Scott Duncan, MD

in Folsom, LA - May 25 2019

Review for Dr. Sebastian Koga, MD

I’ve seen Dr Kluchin for over 15 years. He is thorough and patient. I’ve never seen a doctor take so much time to cover the details. I’ve never felt rushed. His thoroughness is very comforting. Highly recommended

in Mandeville , LA - May 25 2019

Review for Dr. Ronald Kluchin, MD

Location

Ochsner Medical Center

1516 Jefferson Hwy, New Orleans, LA 70121