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Residents in the Central, Denham Springs and Zachary areas now have a quick and easy option for healthcare services. Ochsner Urgent Care – Central has opened at 10513 Sullivan Road, in the former Essential Credit Union location next to Raising Cane’s.
The clinic will initially be open Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. – 7:30 p.m. Weekend hours will be added this January. The clinic phone number is 225-388-6920.
Urgent care offers a variety of walk-in services for adult and pediatric (six months and up) patients and is equipped to treat many common ailments, including, but not limited to:
“Ochsner offers convenient access to a wide array of services all across the Baton Rouge region,” said Chuck Daigle, CEO, Ochsner Baton Rouge. “The list of locations we have is expansive and we continue to add new health clinics, urgent care centers and therapy facilities. Patients can also get care from their smartphone using Ochsner Anywhere Care.”
Other urgent care locations include Ochsner Urgent Care – Arlington Marketplace (650 Arlington Creek Centre Drive, Suite E), Ochsner Urgent Care and Occupational Health - Highland Park (18303 Old Perkins Road East, Suite 304) and Ochsner Urgent Care – Lagniappe Center (14601 Airline Hwy, Suite 103, Gonzales).
Like other Ochsner locations, this new urgent care facility connects patients to the entire Ochsner Health network through Epic – Ochsner’s integrated electronic medical record system. Ochsner physicians can quickly and securely access any past medical information and share results with other Ochsner medical providers. This reduces the need for repeat testing, saving patients time and money.
Upcoming holiday schedule for Ochsner urgent care is as follows.
Thanksgiving: Arlington Marketplace & Lagniappe Center open 9AM-1PM (Central & Highland Park closed)
Christmas Eve: All locations open 8AM-5PM
Christmas Day: Arlington Marketplace & Lagniappe Center open 2PM-6PM (Central & Highland Park closed)
New Year’s Eve: All locations open 8AM-5PM
New Year’s Day: Arlington Marketplace & Lagniappe Center open 2PM-6PM (Central & Highland Park closed)
For more information or to schedule an appointment with an Ochsner practitioner, call (225) 761-5200, or visit Ochsner.org/doctors to schedule online. Online appointments are also available through the MyOchsner patient portal.
About Ochsner Baton Rouge
Greater Baton Rouge is home to Ochsner Medical Center - Baton Rouge, a full-service, 150-bed hospital and 13 Health Centers across Ascension, East Baton Rouge, Iberville, Livingston and Tangipahoa Parishes – including Ochsner Cancer Center – Baton Rouge. Over 2,300 employees serve patients in the Greater Baton Rouge area, including more than 250 physicians and Advanced Practice Providers whose collective dedication to patient care is recognized for quality excellence by Becker’s Hospital Review, Healthgrades, Truven Health Analytics and Leapfrog. Ochsner Baton Rouge is a part of Ochsner Health, Louisiana’s largest non-profit healthcare delivery system committed to giving back to the communities it serves through preventative screenings, health and wellness resources and partnerships with innovative organizations that share our vision. Ochsner Health healed more than 900,000 people from across the globe in 2020, providing the latest medical breakthroughs and therapies, including digital medicine for chronic conditions and telehealth specialty services. Ochsner's team of more than 32,000 employees and 4,500 providers are working to reinvent the future of health and wellness in the region. To learn more about Ochsner Baton Rouge, please visit our website and follow us on Facebook.