Ochsner Medical Center - Baton Rouge

68%

Patients that would definitely recommend
2% lower than 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

1 rating was worse than expected

2 ratings were better than expected

  • Death following a serious complication after surgery
  • Bloodstream infection following surgery

10 ratings were as expected

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • Collapsed lung due to a procedure or surgery in or around the chest
  • Catheter-related bloodstream infections acquired at the hospital
  • Hip fracture following surgery
  • Excessive bruising or bleeding as a consequence of a procedure or surgery
  • Acute kidney dysfunction following surgery
  • Respiratory failure following surgery
  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs following surgery
  • Breakdown of abdominal incision site
  • Accidental cut, puncture, perforation or hemorrhage during medical care
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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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66%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
3% lower than the national average

68%

Would definitely recommend
2% lower than 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%79%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%78%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%60%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%87%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%55%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%53%66%

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%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%69%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

He was patient and very attentive, and I had no sense of being rushed.

Sep 16 2021

Review for Dr. Oliveira

Sep 16 2021

Review for Dr. Oliveira

So glad I established my primary care with Dr. Brignac this year. I appreciate how thorough and kind she is.

Tara Sep 16 2021

Review for Dr. Brignac

Dr. LaFleur’s staff is very personable and efficient. Dr LaFleur is kind and professional.

Sep 13 2021

Review for Dr. Lafleur

Post op for laser correction to left eye after cataract removed.

Jane Finley Shank Sep 13 2021

Review for Dr. Grenier

Location

Ochsner Medical Center - Baton Rouge

17000 Medical Center Dr, Baton Rouge, LA 70816

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