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What is going to happen to Charity Hospital?
Charity Hospital redevelopment plans nearing LSU’s final approval; these are last steps left. By 2024, the hospital will include about 390 residential units, plus retail shops. Tulane University will serve as its anchor tenant, renting space for student housing and offices.
What is the largest hospital in New Orleans?
New Orleans is home to the flagship hospital for the Ochsner Health System — Southeast Louisiana’s largest healthcare system including nationally recognized research efforts and 90 medical specialties.
What do you mean by charitable hospital?
A charitable hospital, or charity hospital, is a non-profit hospital that provides treatment for poor and uninsured people who can’t purchase treatment. An example would be St. Jude Children’s Hospital that provides assistance to children and funds research for pediatric ailments.
What is the code blue?
The term “code blue” is a hospital emergency code used to describe the critical status of a patient. Hospital staff may call a code blue if a patient goes into cardiac arrest, has respiratory issues, or experiences any other medical emergency.
How do I get my medical records from Charity Hospital New Orleans?
If you are a licensed medical provider seeing patients previously receiving care at the Medical Center of Louisiana in New Orleans, and for whom historical medical record information would be helpful in managing their care, please contact our patient medical record representative at 1-800-735-1185.