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Oschner Lafayette General cancels all elective surgeries; closes urgent care centers

Ochsner
Posted at 4:51 PM, Oct 08, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-08 17:51:41-04

Due to the pending threat of Hurricane Delta, all Ochsner Lafayette General urgent care locations, professional centers, physician clinics, Cancer Center of Acadiana locations and the outpatient lab at Burdin Riehl will be closed on Friday, October 9. If road conditions allow it and if the facilities do not receive damage, urgent care centers will reopen on Saturday, October 10.

Patients are encouraged to use their app, Health Anywhere [lafayettegeneral.com], where they can connect virtually with medical professionals.

Officials ask if you are experiencing a medical emergency, please dial 911. All Ochsner Lafayette General hospitals are operating normally and providing all services including emergency care if needed.

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