Visually Impaired Services

The preferred entrance to the building is the River Road entrance which, like the Parking Garage entrance, is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Ochsner provides an audio tape containing patient rights and responsibilities, advance directives and the Ochsner mission statement. All patient elevators and many public areas have Braille signage. Community services for the visually impaired include:
  • Lighthouse for the Blind at (504) 899-4501
  • Radio for the Blind at WRBH 88.3 FM.