US News and World Report

Ochsner Medical Center, Ochsner Medical Center – West Bank Campus and Ochsner Baptist Medical Center* have again been ranked among the best hospitals in the country in nine medical specialties, according to U.S. News and World Report’s 2015-16 Best Hospitals rankings. Only 46 hospitals in the country ranked nationally in six or more specialties. The annual Best Hospitals rankings recognize hospitals that excel in treating the most challenging patients. This is the 15th time since 1996 Ochsner has been recognized among the Best Hospitals in America, and in the past four years, Ochsner has recognized amoung the Best Hospitals in America.

U.S. News Best Hospitals

A gold Best Hospitals badge signifies a hospital's top 50 ranking in the most comprehensive national evaluation of hospitals by any third party organization.

  • Out of nearly 5,000 hospitals in the United States
  • Fewer than 3% performed well enough to be nationally ranked in even one specialty
  • Only 1 hospital in Louisiana is national ranked in any specialty
  • Ochsner Medical Center is nationally ranked in 6 specialties
  • And we are 1 of only 46 hospitals in the nation ranked in 6 or more specialties

We are very proud to be recognized among the Top Hospitals in the nation. This recognition validates our efforts to provide an unparalleled level of care to the people of the Gulf South and beyond, while establishing a benchmark for us to measure our continued success.

Today we pause to celebrate and thank all physicians who serve on our medical staff, every nurse, technician, and every colleague affiliated with the Ochsner Health System for your commitment to provide the best care to every patient who comes through our doors.

It's what we call healthcare with peace of mind.

Ochsner Medical Center
Ochsner Medical Center - West Bank Campus
Ochsner Baptist Medical Center

Nationally Ranked in 6 Specialties

Nationally Ranked # 24
in Ear, Nose & Throat

Ranked # 31
in Gastroenterology & GI Surgery

Nationally Ranked # 40
in Nephrology

Nationally Ranked # 23
in Neurology & Neurosurgery

Nationally Ranked # 45
in Orthopedics

Nationally Ranked # 26
in Pulmonology

Recognized as High Performing 
in Cardiology & Heart Surgery

Recognized as High Performing 
in Cancer

Recognized as High Performing 
in Gynecology

Recognized as High Performing 
in Diabetes and Endocrinology

Recognized as High Performing 
in Geriatrics

Recognized as High Performing 
in Urology

 *Ochsner’s quality metrics include data from both Ochsner Medical Center, Ochsner Medical Center - West Bank Campus and Ochsner Baptist Medical Center.