Iberville Parish Hospital

Plaquemine, Louisiana

Featuring a freestanding emergency department and full-service health center providing primary care and specialty services.

The 43,000-square-foot facility is operated by Ochsner Health System.The emergency department contains 24 patient exam/procedure rooms, including two trauma rooms equipped to handle a range of emergencies. Between 10,000 and 12,000 patients will be served in the facility's emergency department each year. Iberville Parish is using its $22 million share of the Hurricane Gustav recovery money from the Louisiana Office of Community Development to fund construction, along with a $3 million state appropriation to build and equip the facility.