Ochsner Medical Center - North Shore

100 Medical Center Dr, Slidell LA, 70461

(985) 718-4685

69% of patients would definitely recommend this hospital.

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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 37 cases.

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Worse Than Expected
Coronary Interventional Procedures (Inpatient)

Mortality Based Rating on 145 cases.

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As Expected
Heart Attack

Mortality Based Rating on 174 cases.

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As Expected
Heart Failure

Mortality Based Rating on 373 cases.

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As Expected

Complication Based Ratings

 
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Pacemaker Procedures

Complications Based Rating on 43 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 53 cases.

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Pulmonary Embolism

Mortality Based Rating on 41 cases.

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Respiratory Failure

Mortality Based Rating on 57 cases.

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Sepsis

Mortality Based Rating on 274 cases.

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As 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 125 cases.

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Colorectal Surgeries

Mortality Based Rating on 97 cases.

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As Expected
Esophageal/Stomach Surgeries

Mortality Based Rating on 72 cases.

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As Expected
Gastrointestinal Bleed

Mortality Based Rating on 206 cases.

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As Expected
Pancreatitis

Mortality Based Rating on 38 cases.

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As Expected

Complication Based Ratings

 
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Gallbladder Removal Surgery

Complications Based Rating on 64 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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Stroke

Mortality Based Rating on 114 cases.

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As Expected
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Clinical Quality: Orthopedic

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Complication Based Ratings

 
Hospital
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Hip Fracture Treatment

Complications Based Rating on 167 hospital cases and a national average of 234 cases.

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Total Knee Replacement

Complications Based Rating on 98 hospital cases and a national average of 363 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 232 cases.

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Pneumonia

Mortality Based Rating on 298 cases.

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As Expected
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Clinical Quality: Spine Surgery

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Back and Neck Surgeries (without Spinal Fusion)

Complications Based Rating on 45 hospital cases and a national average of 124 cases.

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Data Source

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).

69% of patients would definitely
recommend this hospital

  • Ochsner Medical Center - North Shore
  • 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

  • Bloodstream infection following surgery

Rated As Expected in 7 safety indicators

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital
  • Collapsed lung due to a procedure or surgery in or around the chest
  • Excessive bruising or bleeding as a consequence of a procedure or surgery
  • Electrolyte and fluid imbalance following surgery
  • Breakdown of abdominal incision site
  • Accidental cut, puncture, perforation or hemorrhage during medical care

Rated Worse Than Expected in 5 safety indicators

  • Death following a serious complication after surgery
  • Catheter-related bloodstream infections acquired at the hospital
  • Hip fracture following surgery
  • Respiratory failure following surgery
  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs following surgery
2 Events relating to foreign objects left in body during a surgery or procedure
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Ochsner Medical Center - North Shore

100 Medical Center Dr
Slidell, LA 70461
Directions/Features of Surrounding Area

From I-10 take exit 266 and exit east on Gause Boulevard. Located on the north side of Gause Boulevard off Medical Center Drive. From I-12 & I-59 exit I-10 to New Orleans and take exit 266. The main entrance is located behind the main building

Parking

Free on-site parking available.

Visiting Hours

General Visiting Hours are: 9 a.m. to 9:30 p.m Visits in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) or Coronary Care Unit (CCU) are limited to 10 minutes and only two visitors are allowed at a time. ICU/CCU Visiting Hours are 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.; 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.; 8 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Monday 10:00 am-8:30 pm

Tuesday 10:00 am-8:30 pm

Wednesday 10:00 am-8:30 pm

Thursday 10:00 am-8:30 pm

Friday 10:00 am-8:30 pm

Saturday 10:00 am-8:30 pm

Sunday 10:00 am-8:30 pm