Celebrating the Little Extras in our community
No matter the challenges, we see a little extra love, support, and joy popping up all around us.Join the celebration
Free LCMC Health Nurse Hotline
In addition to COVID-19 screening and test results, our free nurse hotline now offers return-to-work screenings, guidance with health concerns, and assistance with finding care.Call 504.962.6202
A little extra safety for our patients
Learn about the extra precautions and procedures now in place at our hospitals to keep you and your family safe.Learn more
COVID-19 risk assessment now available
This tool will provide guidance for those who think they have been exposed to or are unsure if they need to be tested for coronavirus.Learn more
Hear our stories from the front lines
Our workers are sharing their stories of what it has been like to be on the front lines fighting COVID-19.Watch here
A little extra support
Here's how you can help support our hospital during CoronavirusWays to support
Join us in supporting our employees
We've extended this commitment beyond our patients to UMC employees and providers during this challenging time.COVID-19 Employee Fund
One heart, one community
Positive stories from our hospital and around the LCMC Health familyJoin the community
Hospital in New Orleans
Built to inspire and heal
For health care and services focused on keeping you and your family healthy while advancing medical research, count on University Medical Center New Orleans. With a legacy nearly 300 years in the making, our hospital delivers care to our community through a caring staff and the best environment for healing. We're a leading academic medical center and a destination of choice for exceptional health care.
Comprehensive healthcare excellence
With 650 physicians and more than 2,700 employees, University Medical Center has become a renowned center for treating people with a wide variety of conditions. Our hospital has the only Level 1 Trauma Center in the region, verified by the American College of Surgeons, a certified Burn Center and a Cancer Center is accredited by the American College of Surgeons-Commission on Cancer. By offering the widest breadth of healthcare services, tools and experience, we’re helping our patients live their best lives.
Partnerships to medical training and research
Our partnerships with LSU Health New Orleans and Tulane University School of Medicine and other colleges and universities make University Medical Center a leader in training the physicians and other health care professionals of tomorrow. Each year, our academic medical center trains more than 1000 residents, 1,200 nurses, 900 medical students, and nearly 400 other health care students and trainees. We are pioneers in helping patients get the best health care.
- Surgery Our surgeons specialize in a variety of different surgical practices including - cosmetic & reconstruction, cardiac surgery and hidden scar surgery for breast cancer patients.
Swimming Safety Tips
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New Orleans Hospitals to Participate in National COVID-19 Study
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