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Opelousas General Health System Nationally Recognized for Quality Medical Excellence

Opelousas General Health System (OGHS) has been recognized as Top 100 in the nation for Medical Excellence in Orthopedic Care, and has been ranked among the top 10% in the nation for orthopedic surgery, neurological care, and pulmonary care.

Posted: Jun 24, 2021 11:38 AM
Updated: Jun 24, 2021 11:39 AM

Opelousas, LA, — Opelousas General Health System (OGHS) has been recognized as Top 100 in the nation for Medical Excellence in Orthopedic Care, and has been ranked among the top 10% in the nation for orthopedic surgery, neurological care, and pulmonary care. Additionally, OGHS has been ranked among the top 10% in the state for joint replacement, orthopedic care, and sepsis care. Our 2021 quality awards from CareChex® —are based on their comprehensive quality scoring system, that compares inpatient quality performance across general, acute and non-federal U.S. hospitals.

These 2021 quality award rankings from CareChex® Awards, are an information service of Quantros, Inc.

“We are very excited to be recognized as a top 100 hospital for Medical Excellence as well as ranking in the top 10% of the state and nation. These awards show the dedication of our physician’s and staff in fulfilling our mission of providing high quality patient care in a family oriented, safe environment,” said Dr. Kenneth Cochran, President & CEO of Opelousas General Health System.

Here are the 2021 CareChex Medical Excellence &Patient Safety ratings for Opelousas General Health System:

Top 100 in nation:

Orthopaedic Care

Top 10% in nation:

Major Orthopaedic Surgery

Neurological Care

Pulmonary Care

Top 10% in state:

Joint Replacement

Orthopaedic Care

Sepsis Care

Opelousas General Health System was recognized in 2020 for the following Medical Excellence & Patient Safety ratings:

#1 Hospital in the Market:

Interventional Carotid Care

Top 10% in nation:

Major Orthopaedic Surgery

Spinal Surgery

Top 10% in state:

Joint Replacement

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