Thank you for choosing Opelousas General Health System to meet your healthcare needs.  Since 1957, OGHS has been dedicated to the provision of quality health care through its strong commitment and high standards.  Central to the success of OGHS’s commitment for excellence is the presence of an outstanding and highly qualified staff of physicians who provide professional treatment in a caring environment.  We understand that some hospitals can be a confusing place, especially when you are dealing with personal health concerns or the health of a loved one.  Part of our care for you includes providing you with clear information.  Our hope is that this website provides you with valuable information about our hospital services. Our goal is that it helps to familiarize you with OGHS and what to expect during your stay. If you have additional questions or concerns, please ask any member of our staff to assist you.
    
OGHS is a two campus, 207-bed, full service medical center and the area’s most comprehensive community health care facility.  Rest assured that the finest professionals involved in your care have the best in technology to assist them.  Please be mindful of our mission statement which is “Our Family Caring for Yours”.
    
On behalf of our entire team at OGHS, please accept our best wishes for your good health.  We take pride in offering you high quality and compassionate care, and we appreciate your decision to entrust your care to us.  If there is anything we can do to make your stay better, please let us know.