Baton Rouge General - Mid City

3600 Florida Blvd, Baton Rouge LA, 70806

(225) 395-1358

78% of patients would definitely recommend this hospital.

Baton Rouge General - Mid City has achieved 1 quality award distinction in the last 12 months.

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Baton Rouge General - Mid City has been recognized by Healthgrades for 1 Hospital Quality Award in the last 12 months

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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 200 cases.

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As Expected
Coronary Interventional Procedures (Inpatient)

Mortality Based Rating on 190 cases.

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Worse Than Expected
Heart Attack

Mortality Based Rating on 425 cases.

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As Expected
Heart Failure

Mortality Based Rating on 1071 cases.

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Better Than Expected
Valve Surgery

Mortality Based Rating on 86 cases.

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As Expected

Complication Based Ratings

 
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Pacemaker Procedures

Complications Based Rating on 113 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 109 cases.

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Pulmonary Embolism

Mortality Based Rating on 82 cases.

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Respiratory Failure

Mortality Based Rating on 475 cases.

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Sepsis

Mortality Based Rating on 1912 cases.

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Worse 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 326 cases.

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Colorectal Surgeries

Mortality Based Rating on 188 cases.

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Worse Than Expected
Esophageal/Stomach Surgeries

Mortality Based Rating on 252 cases.

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As Expected
Gastrointestinal Bleed

Mortality Based Rating on 441 cases.

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Worse Than Expected
Pancreatitis

Mortality Based Rating on 57 cases.

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As Expected
Small Intestine Surgeries

Mortality Based Rating on 68 cases.

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As Expected

Complication Based Ratings

 
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Gallbladder Removal Surgery

Complications Based Rating on 203 hospital cases and a national average of 119 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Neurosciences

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Mortality Based Ratings

 
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Mortality Within 30 Days
Risk
Cranial Neurosurgery

Mortality Based Rating on 31 cases.

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Stroke

Mortality Based Rating on 407 cases.

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As Expected
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Clinical Quality: Orthopedic

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Complication Based Ratings

 
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Hip Fracture Treatment

Complications Based Rating on 376 hospital cases and a national average of 234 cases.

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Hip Replacement

Complications Based Rating on 126 hospital cases and a national average of 201 cases.

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Total Knee Replacement

Complications Based Rating on 356 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 60 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 229 cases.

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As Expected
Pneumonia

Mortality Based Rating on 406 cases.

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Better Than Expected
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Clinical Quality: Spine Surgery

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Back and Neck Surgeries (without Spinal Fusion)

Complications Based Rating on 42 hospital cases and a national average of 124 cases.

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Spinal Fusion

Complications Based Rating on 279 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 57 hospital cases and a national average of 74 cases.

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Carotid Surgery

Complications Based Rating on 206 hospital cases and a national average of 138 cases.

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Peripheral Vascular Bypass

Complications Based Rating on 74 hospital cases and a national average of 63 cases.

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Our Patient Experience

After leaving the hospital, patients are randomly selected to answer the standardized, multiple-question survey developed by the Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (HCAHPS). Healthgrades obtains this survey data from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).

78% of patients would definitely
recommend this hospital

  • Baton Rouge General - Mid City
  • National average
  • Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10 (high)

  • Doctors always communicated well

  • Nurses always communicated well

  • Patients always received help as soon as they wanted

  • Staff always explained

  • Pain was always well controlled

  • Always quiet at night

  • Room was always clean

  • Yes, staff did give patients this information

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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 1 safety indicators

  • Accidental cut, puncture, perforation or hemorrhage during medical care

Rated As Expected in 10 safety indicators

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital
  • Death following a serious complication after surgery
  • Collapsed lung due to a procedure or surgery in or around the chest
  • Catheter-related bloodstream infections acquired at the hospital
  • Excessive bruising or bleeding as a consequence of a procedure or surgery
  • Electrolyte and fluid imbalance following surgery
  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs following surgery
  • Bloodstream infection following surgery
  • Breakdown of abdominal incision site

Rated Worse Than Expected in 2 safety indicators

  • Hip fracture following surgery
  • Respiratory failure following surgery
0 Events relating to foreign objects left in body during a surgery or procedure
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Baton Rouge General - Mid City

3600 Florida Blvd
Baton Rouge, LA 70806
Directions/Features of Surrounding Area

Baton Rouge General Mid City is located at the intersection of Florida Boulevard and Acadian Thruway.

Baton Rouge General Bluebonnet is located on Bluebonnet near I-10, across from the Mall of Louisiana.

Parking

For the convenience of our patients and guests, Baton Rouge General offers FREE valet parking at our Bluebonnet and Mid City locations. Valet parking can be accessed at the main entrances of both campuses.





Hours of Operation:

  • Monday - Friday: 6:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Valet is offered as a free service to our patients and visitors - tipping of valet is not accepted.

Facility Information

Seniors Program As the first hospital in the Baton Rouge community, we pride ourselves on providing quality, compassionate care to all our patients, including those 65 and older. At the General, we love our seniors and our goal is to provide the best medical care and facilities to meet their unique needs and give families and caregivers peace of mind. Overview Programs NICHE Seniors Wellness Center As the baby boomer population in our community continues to age, Baton Rouge General has embraced the pressing need to synergize emergency and geriatric medicine. Our Seniors ER at Mid City - the first of its kind in the area - is a culmination of many people working together to provide specialized care to our older patients. We have worked passionately to enhance our medical care and designed physical spaces to create a more relaxed, comfortable environment for seniors, families and caregivers featuring amenities such as: Separate, quiet waiting area away from the main emergency waiting area Private quiet treatment areas located on a less traveled hallway close to the nurses' station Hand rails that line walls Anti-slip flooring Color-coded directions for ease of navigation Heated blanket on every bed Caregiver seating Comfortable mattresses Softer room lighting, muted colors and assistive tools for easier reading of any medical paperwork The Seniors ER is staffed with a highly skilled team of medical professionals specializing in geriatric care and trained in administering screenings and assessments to identify patients who may need additional assistance or resources outside of the hospital.

Visiting Hours

General Visitation Guidelines: General visitation hours are 5:30 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. seven days/week For security purposes, hospital doors are locked between 10:00 p.m. and 5:30 a.m. During these hours, all visitors will be directed to check in with security personnel stationed at the emergency department exterior. After visiting hours, the patient's caregiver/companion will be allowed to remain in the room in non-restricted areas Children under the age of 12 must be accompanied by an adult at all times and are not permitted to spend the night. Children under 6 years old are encouraged not to visit. ICU Visiting Hours: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm 8:30 pm - 10:00 pm For all other units, please ask your nurse if your unit has specific visitation hours. To reach a patient directly at either of our campuses, please follow these instructions: Bluebonnet, dial (225) 590 - 8 + the last 3 digits of the room number Mid City, dial (225) 387 - 7 + the room number

Monday 5:30 am-10:00 pm

Tuesday 5:30 am-10:00 pm

Wednesday 5:30 am-10:00 pm

Thursday 5:30 am-10:00 pm

Business Office Hours

8:00am to 5:00pm