Visitor restrictions in place for all LCMC Health facilities
To ensure the safety of our patients and staff, we are limiting visitors at all LCMC Health facilities, effective March 15, 2020.Visitor Policy
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Now more thanever, let's supportour doctors
Let the doctors of University Medical Center know how much you care.Thank a doctor
A little extra support
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Healthcare with heart, wherever you are
Urgent Care virtual visits are now available!Schedule a virtual care visit for your urgent care needs.
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
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.
Spring forward into a better sleep schedule
When it comes to getting a good night’s rest to feel good during the day, seven or eight hours of sleep is your lucky number. With clocks springing forward an hour for daylight savings time on Sunday, ...Read More
University Medical Center New Orleans earns national recognition for promoting organ, eye, and tissue dontation
University Medical Center New Orleans has earned Gold level recognition for its efforts to increase organ, eye, and tissue donor registrations across the state, through the Workplace Partnership for ...Read More
Mardi Gras party tips
Did you know that on average you can gain up to one pound of weight between Thanksgiving and Christmas? In New Orleans, with carnival season rolling in fast with all its parties, parades and office ...Read More