Our Lady Of Lourdes Regional Medical Center Ratings

4801 AMBASSADOR CAFFERY PARKWAY
Lafayette, LA 70508
Phone: (337) 470-2000

Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
Emergency Services: YES




Contents:
Quality of Care - Infectious Diseases - ER Wait Time - Patient Ratings



Quality of Care - Mortality Rate

How well does Our Lady Of Lourdes Regional Medical Center save lives? 3% worse than the national average, based on the overall mortality rate for critical illnesses.
Mortality Rate
Heart Attack17%
Heart Failure11%
Pneumonia12%


Infectious Disease at Our Lady Of Lourdes Regional Medical Center

Drug resistant bacteria are becoming the largest health facing the United States. There are an increasing number of drug resistant bacteria, including: drug resistant bacteria due primarily to unnecessary and mis-applied use among humans and livestock, patients with hospitalizations for relatively minor reasons can suddenly face lifethreatening illness.

While many hospitals are implementing questionable flu vaccinations1 for their employees, many fewer have as rigorous solutions for nosocomial MDR infections.

Infectious DiseaseCases
C. Diff
Sickens more than a half million people each year and has a 17% mortality rate after one year2
48
MRSA
Causes life-threatening bloodstream infections, pneumonia and surgical site infections. Mortality rates may be as high as 20%3
4


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Emergency Room Wait Time Ratings

Time until initial exam: 0h 31m

Non-critical cases where patient is discharged have total visit time of 2 hour and 25 minutes

Serious cases where patients are admitted have 2 hour and 29 minutes to be admitted, then an additional 1 hour and 52 minutes delay before leaving to their room.



Patient Ratings

While customer satisfaction surveys don't necessarily reflect the quality of care provided at the hospital, it can identify some areas that are important standards to maintain, such as managing pain and maintaining a sanitary environment.

Overall Rating: AVERAGE
Our Lady Of Lourdes Regional Medical Center 4.7 out of 5 based on 46 ratings. 46 user reviews.


77% of patients rate the hospital excellent

Positive Patient Ratings

Some patients praise:
  • Pain was usually controlled for patients

Negative Patient Ratings

  • Staff doesn't respond quickly when patients need help








Footnotes:
1Questionable efficacy of flu vaccination
2C Diff Mortality Rate
3MRSA Mortality Rate


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News about Our Lady Of Lourdes Regional Medical Center

EHE International Certifies Our Lady of Lourdes Regional Medical Center as Its Newest Partner
today announced that the Our Lady of Lourdes Regional Medical Center in Lafayette, LA, has been named an EHE-certified preventive care center. Through Our Lady of Lourdes Regional Medical Center, EHE members in the Lafayette region now have greater access ... Jan 07, 2014

EHE International Certifies Our Lady of Lourdes Regional Medical Center as Its Newest Partner
NEW YORK, Jan. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- EHE International, a nationally recognized leader in preventive medicine and annual physical exams, with a physician network spanning 44 states, today announced that the Our Lady of Lourdes Regional ... Jan 07, 2014

EHE International Certifies Our Lady Of Lourdes Regional Medical Center As Its Newest Partner
today announced that the Our Lady of Lourdes Regional Medical Center in Lafayette, LA, has been named an EHE-certified preventive care center. Through Our Lady of Lourdes Regional Medical Center, EHE members in the Lafayette region now have ... Jan 07, 2014

EHE International Certifies Our Lady of Lourdes Regional Medical Center as Its Newest Partner
NEW YORK, Jan. 7, 2014 -- /PRNewswire/ -- EHE International, a nationally recognized leader in preventive medicine and annual physical exams, with a physician network spanning 44 states, today announced that the Our Lady of Lourdes Regional Medical Center ... Jan 07, 2014

Our Lady of Lourdes Regional Center
Our Lady of Lourdes Regional Center is a general medical and surgical hospital in Lafayette, LA, with 218 beds. Survey data for the latest year available shows that 29,094 patients visited the hospital's emergency room. The hospital had a total of 10,092 ... Apr 21, 2014

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