Southern Regional Medical Center d/b/a Leonard J. Chabert Medical Center is owned by Hospital Service District No. 1 of the Parish of Terrebonne, a political subdivision of the State of Louisiana, and managed by Ochsner Health System.
Since 1978 Leonard J. Chabert Medical Center (LJCMC) has been caring for the underserved in the region. In addition to this mission, the hospital was established as a graduate medical teaching facility to provide clinical training for physicians, nurses and allied health personnel. Learn more about the residency program.
LJCMC is a 156 bed licensed acute care facility accredited by the Joint Commission providing both primary and secondary levels of care. Inpatient and outpatient services include radiology, laboratory, emergency medicine, physical rehabilitation, pediatrics, oncology, pulmonary/critical care medicine, cardiology, urology, orthopedics, surgery, and psychiatric care. LJCMC’s physician group South Louisiana Medical Associates(SLMA) is comprised of multiple specialties providing clinic and hospital services.
In May 2013 a public/private partnership between Ochsner Health and Terrebonne General Medical Center (TGMC) was initiated. Ochsner and TGMC worked collaboratively to develop sustainable solutions to deliver crucial safety-net services for the region and preserve academic training at LJCMC.
Leonard J. Chabert Medical Center continues its long tradition as a safety-net provider for the underserved in the region while achieving unprecedented access, service, and quality of care for its patients.