For Medical Professionals

Resources that can help with better care

University Medical Center is designed to aid and promote healing, teaching and discovery, but the most important factor in our ability to deliver great service is our people. Whether you are a physician, resident, nurse or allied health professional, you are a vital part of our mission to deliver world-class medical care, education and research.


Below you will find helpful links and other information to get you what you need.

Emergency Preparedness

In the event of a weather-related event, please utilize the resources below:

  • Please continue to check your email and the University Medical Center intranet for updates.
  • For a live look at road conditions on Tulane Avenue, click here (accessible internally only)
  • For up-to-date information on current road conditions in our area, click here.

Patient Transfers

To request to transfer a patient to our facility, call 504.702.2412 or 504-702-2414.

Patient Direct Admissions

To request a patient Direct Admit, call our Admission Nurse Team at 504.702.2414 or 2412 and provide the patient’s demographic and clinical information. Our Admissions Team will facilitate an Admitting physician and assist in the admission process.

For unstable or critical patients, please call 911 or instruct them to present to the nearest Emergency Department.

Intranet: Inside University Medical Center

You can access the Intranet from work or home. Open Internet Explorer from your network desktop to access the intranet and bookmark the University Medical Center intranet site.

Project Empire – Click here for information and resources for Physicians & Mid-Level Providers. Use your system username to log in to the SharePoint site.

LCMC Health U

Log in to the learning management system to complete assigned modules and self-enroll in classes and events

Safe Haven for Babies – University Medical Center is a Safe Haven site for parents seeking to relinquish the care of a newborn. Click to learn more or download the Safe Haven Information Sheet for parents.

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