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Ochsner Medical Center Baton Rouge

Explore care at Ochsner Medical Center Baton Rouge in Baton Rouge, LA, and compare its services, physicians, and hospital ratings on Healthgrades. Find the best healthcare options for your needs, all in one place.

64%

Patient Experience Rating

Equal to the national average

Safety Ratings

How well a hospital safeguards patients from potential complications

No events relating to foreign objects left in body during a surgery or procedure

2 ratings were worse than expected

  • Breakdown of abdominal incision site
  • Accidental cut, puncture, perforation or hemorrhage during medical care

2 ratings were better than expected

9 ratings were as expected

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Hospital Quality

Clinical Ratings

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Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionIn Hospital

Pacemaker Procedures

In Hospital

Better than Expected

Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionMortality In-HospitalMortality within 30 days

Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Coronary Interventional Procedures (Inpatient)

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Heart Attack

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

Worse than Expected

Heart Failure

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionIn Hospital

Diabetic Emergencies

In Hospital

As Expected

Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionMortality In-HospitalMortality within 30 days

Pulmonary Embolism

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

Worse than Expected

Respiratory Failure

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Sepsis

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

Worse than Expected

Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionIn Hospital

Gallbladder Removal Surgery

In Hospital

Better than Expected

Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionMortality In-HospitalMortality within 30 days

Bowel Obstruction

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Colorectal Surgeries

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

Worse than Expected

Gastrointestinal Bleed

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Pancreatitis

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionMortality In-HospitalMortality within 30 days

Stroke

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionIn Hospital

Hip Fracture Treatment

In Hospital

As Expected

Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionIn Hospital

Outpatient Total Knee Replacement

In Hospital

As Expected

Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionMortality In-HospitalMortality within 30 days

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Pneumonia

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionIn Hospital

Spinal Fusion

In Hospital

As Expected

Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionIn Hospital

Carotid Procedures

In Hospital

As Expected

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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60%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10

5% lower than the national average

64%

Would definitely recommend

Equal to the national average

Ochsner Medical Center Baton Rouge

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%76%75%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%73%74%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%53%57%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%53%56%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%85%84%

Care Transition

Percent of patients who said they understood their care needs when they left the hospital

100%50%0%51%47%

Ochsner Medical Center Baton Rouge

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%65%55%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%58%66%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Dr. Ferrara, made me feel very comfortable. I was given a thorough exam and he went over all of it with me. I was given the chance to ask any questions I had, and explained in terms I understood.

Carol Walker Jul 16 2024

Review for Dr. Ferrara

Dr Neumann was very thorough. Wait time was minimal. Office staff was very nice

Jul 14 2024

Review for Dr. Neumann

Dr Hille listened to all my concerns. He communicated easily. He made me feel at ease and was not dismissive or in a hurry and I appreciated the time and information he shared.

Jul 13 2024

Review for Dr. Hille

I'm following him from his previous position with Ochsner, where he was my PCP for two years.It took 15 years to find a physician who I both liked and trusted.

Browncoat57 Jul 12 2024

Review for Dr. Schrock

Dr. Moukarzel replaced my knees last September and November snd I am so happy with the results. My recovery was totally uneventful and rehab was great. Being able to get out of bed and walk out of the recovery room was fabulous. I’ve been able to travel and participate in activities that I’ve...

After Two Knee Replacements Jul 10 2024

Review for Dr. Moukarzel

Location

Ochsner Medical Center Baton Rouge

17000 Medical Center Dr, Baton Rouge LA 70816

CallDirections

(225) 228-3625

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is Ochsner Medical Center Baton Rouge located?

Ochsner Medical Center Baton Rouge is located at 17000 Medical Center Dr, Baton Rouge, LA 70816. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Has Ochsner Medical Center Baton Rouge won any recent awards from Healthgrades?

No, Ochsner Medical Center Baton Rouge has not won any awards in the past few years. Search for Hospitals on Healthgrades to find more.

Is Ochsner Medical Center Baton Rouge highly rated with patients?

60% patients recommend this hospital. See Healthgrades for detailed clinical ratings by specialty.

Does Ochsner Medical Center Baton Rouge score well in safety ratings?

Healthgrades tracks outcome ratings for 13 hospital services. View more details here.

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Contact Us

17000 Medical Center Dr

Baton Rouge, LA 70816

Directions

(225) 228-3625