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This pledge is our commitment to you that our medical staff will work diligently to have you initially seen within 30 minutes of your arrival at our Emergency Room.Learn More
Extraordinary Primary Care, right around the corner
With 6 Primary Care clinics in and around the Westbank, personalized care is never far away.Find your Primary Care clinic
We're naturals at putting patients and safety first.
West Jefferson Medical Center has earned an A grade for patient safety with Leapfrog.Tell me more
World-class care, close to home.
At West Jefferson Medical Center, our care comes highly-ranked and our listening skills come naturally. We pride ourselves on providing care the Westbank can bank on.Expertly Human
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From the time we opened our doors in April of 1960, West Jefferson Medical Center has delivered one-of-a-kind care to the Westbank community of Jefferson Parish.
Today, we’re a 419-bed, not-for-profit hospital offering specialized, comprehensive care in more than 50 specialties and sub-specialties in medicine.
Our departments for spinal surgery, neuroscience, and neurosurgery are ranked in the top 5 in Louisiana, according to Healthgrades. We have a prestigious cancer program accredited by the Commission on Cancer of the American College of Surgeons, as well as an Advanced Certification for Comprehensive Stoke Centers by The Joint Commission.
In 2019 we were named one of America’s 250 Best Hospitals by Healthgrades. We continue to meet and exceed national standards for care. That means you can count on us to bring the latest and greatest expertise to your care, every time you step through our doors.
At West Jefferson Medical Center, treating you like family is the only way we know. With a long legacy of caring for generations of families on the Westbank, our physicians and staff go the extra mile to deliver personalized care with compassion and commitment.
We’re a hospital on a mission to help you get to the very best version of you. No matter where you are on your healthcare journey, the best in healthcare is right here on the Westbank of New Orleans.
- Family Medicine As part of primary care, family medicine practitioners focus on providing medical attention to all members of your family.
West Jefferson Hospital Foundation to Honor Frank Culicchia, MD with Frank C. Di Vincenti, MD Community Leadership Award at Hospital's 60th Anniversary Reception
Dr. Frank Culicchia was named the second recipient of the Frank C. Di Vincenti, MD Community Leadership Award . West Jefferson Hospital Foundation will host a special cocktail reception on October 9, ...Read More
West Jefferson Medical Center opens new imaging center to complete LCMC Health Ridgelake Health Center expansion
(Marrero, La.) December 20, 2019 – West Jefferson Medical Center (West Jefferson) celebrated the opening of its new Imaging Center within the 48,000-square-foot LCMC Health Ridgelake Health Center ...Read More