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Our Lady Of Lourdes Opens State Of The Art Emergency Center In Scott

Dec 18, 2019 05:31PM ● By Staff Writer
(Scott, Louisiana)  On Wednesday, Our Lady of Lourdes held a grand opening and blessing for their new Emergency Center in Scott. The Emergency Center is a $9 million state of the art facility community investment, focused on providing quick access to emergency services along the I-10 corridor. It is also the first offsite Emergency Room in Acadiana. 

The new ER facility is 13,307 square feet and includes 9 ER beds, Outpatient Imaging including ultrasound, x-ray, CT, and Lab.  

The Emergency Center is now open 24hrs a day, 7 days a week. It is staffed with board-certified emergency physicians and clinical team members. A company spokesman says, "...patients should expect the same high-quality care as Lourdes Hospital Emergency Room on Ambassador Caffery."

Lourdes also offers emergency care at its Main Campus, Women’s and Children’s Hospital, and Heart Hospital in Lafayette, in addition to minor emergent care at four (soon to be 5) Lourdes Urgent Care clinics in Lafayette, Carencro, Breaux Bridge, and Broussard. 

The new facility is located off of I 10 at Exit 97 in the Destination Pointe development in Scott, Louisiana. 

Our Lady of Lourdes | Founded by the Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady in 1949, Our Lady of Lourdes is a regional acute care medical center focused on the healing ministry of Jesus Christ. The hospital employs more than 2,200 people and offers a physician staff of over 500 doctors in a variety of medical and surgical specialties. Lourdes’ services include Centers of Excellence in the areas of Orthopedics, Stroke and a Robotics Surgery Program. The hospital is home to the only burn unit in Southwest Louisiana and a Commission on Cancer accredited oncology program. Our Lady of Lourdes operates Heart Hospital of Lafayette, a premier 32-bed cardiac facility and recently acquired Women’s & Children’s Hospital offering the area’s only Pediatric Intensive Care Unit and Level 3 Surgical Neonatal Intensive Care Unit.