President and CEO Message

Dear Visitor:

WJMC CEO Nancy CassagneWest Jefferson Medical Center has built a reputation for excellence over the course of five decades. Our commitment to quality spans many areas including patient care and performance improvement; patient privacy and confidentiality; and patient safety.

In the Fall of 2015, West Jefferson Medical Center joined LCMC Health. LCMC Health is a Louisiana-based, not for profit healthcare system consisting of Children’s Hospital, Touro Infirmary, New Orleans East Hospital, and University Medical Center. Our family of hospitals has a very strong heritage with more than 450 combined years of service.

As a proud member of the LCMC Health, we continue our on-going commitment to our patients and community, offering a wide-range of programs to those we serve.

As the President and Chief Executive Officer, I welcome you. This site is presented to provide our guests with a snapshot of the varied resources available at West Jefferson. Additionally, our Find A Doctor section lists members of the West Jefferson Medical Center Medical Staff according to individual physician’s respective specialties. Our Medical Staff Office may assist you with additional information in this regard.

Our continued focus on quality and customer service goes beyond our walls to include assessment of community needs. As West Jefferson and its Executive Staff and Board of Managers charts a course for our next decade, I take this opportunity on behalf of our hospital family to thank you for choosing our hospital and for your confidence in our care.


WJMC President and CEO Message

Nancy R. Cassagne, C.P.A., F.A.C.H.E.
President and Chief Executive Officer
West Jefferson Medical Center