Local Hotels and Guest Houses:
Out of town family can stay at the Brent House Hotel, located on Ochsner’s Jefferson Hwy Campus at 1514 Jefferson Hwy. There are also several hotels in close proximity to the West Bank Campus.
Family Members of patients staying in private rooms are allowed to stay overnight with their loved ones. We ask that the family limit the exception to one (1) visitor per night.
- For visitors to our Family Unit, we’ve included important information regarding visiting our littlest patients. Click here to view the West Bank Family Unit Visitation Policy.
Please note that visitation hours for hospital inpatient rooms are from 10 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Ochsner Medical Center-West Bank ICU Visitation Hours
- A designated support person is welcomed to stay with the patient 24/7 and during shift change.
- 2-3 guests may visit a patient at a time during the hours of 9:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.
- To promote the privacy and safety of our patients, access to the ICU will be limited to the support person only during shift change and after 9:00 p.m.
- Visitation of children younger than 12 years old should be discussed with the charge nurse.