Ochsner Hospital for Children ranks first in Louisiana in 2021’s U.S. News & World Report

Louisiana News

BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – Ochsner Hospital for Children ranks first for the fifth year in a row as the top Children’s Hospital.

According to the U.S. News & World Report, Ochsner Hospital for Children is currently number one in Louisiana in the new Best Children’s Hospitals for 2021. A total of 22 rankings were published in the report.

The report specifically recognized Ochsner Hospital for Children’s work in pediatric cardiology and heart surgery.

“From schools closing to social distancing, we recognize a lot has changed for kids (and adults too) over the past year. What remains the same, however, is Ochsner Hospital for Children’s unwavering commitment to providing high quality care to kids across the state of Louisiana,” said Dr. William Lennarz System Chair of Pediatrics, Ochsner Hospital for Children.

Ochsner Hospital for Children has locations throughout Louisiana:

  • New Orleans
  • Baton Rouge
  • Plaquemine
  • Prairieville
  • Zachary
  • Destrehan
  • River Ridge
  • Chalmette
  • Covington
  • Mandeville
  • Slidell
  • Monroe
  • Houma
  • Marrero
  • Raceland
  • Alexandria
  • Opelousas
  • Lafayette

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