Notable Awards & Recognition

At Baton Rouge General, we are driven by a culture of performance excellence at every level. Our reputation as a national and local quality leader is a reflection of the dedication of each and every member of our team to the highest standards of quality and safety for our patients. Importantly, recognitions and achievements demonstrate our unwavering commitment to delivering the highest quality care for our community. 

Patient Safety and Quality

  • Baton Rouge’s only ‘A’-rated hospital for patient safety – Leapfrog Group, 2012, 2013, 2014
  • Top Performer’ hospital for heart failure, heart attack, surgical care and pneumonia – The Joint Commission, 2013
  • #1 in Greater Baton Rouge for Overall Medical Care - CareChex, 2015

Heart and Vascular Care

  • #1 in the State for Heart Failure Treatment - CareChex, 2015
  • #1 in the State for Heart Attack Treatment - CareChex, 2015
  • #1 in Greater Baton Rouge for Vascular Surgery - CareChex, 2015
  • 5-star rated for Treatment of Heart Failure - HealthGrades, 2015

Cancer Care

  • #1 in Greater Baton Rouge for Cancer Care - CareChex, 2015
  • Outstanding Achievement Award (OAA) - American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer      

women's health

  • #1 in Greater Baton Rouge for Women's Health - CareChex, 2015
  • Recertified as a GIFT (Guided Infant Feeding Techniques) facility through 2013
  • Breast Imaging Center of Excellence - American College of Radiology

Senior Care

  • Nurses Improving Care for Healthsystem Elders (NICHE) Hospital
  • “Senior-Friendly” Recognition - NICHE

Orthopedic Care

  • # in the State for Orthopedic Care - CareChex, 2015
  • #1 in Greater Baton Rouge for Hip Fracture Repair - CareChex, 2015
  • Blue Distinction Center+ for quality and efficiency in Knee and Hip Replacement - Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana

NEUROLOGICAL CARE

  • #1 in Greater Baton Rouge for Neurological Care - CareChex, 2015
  • 5-star rated for Treatment of Stroke - Healthgrades, 2015

Critical Care

  • #1 in Greater Baton Rouge for Pulmonary Care - CareChex, 2015
  • 5-star award recipient for Treatment of Respiratory Failure - Healthgrades, 2015
  • 5-star award recipient for Treatment of Pneumonia - Healthgrades, 2015

BLUEBONNET

Address:8585 Picardy Avenue
Baton Rouge, LA, 70809
(225) 763-4000

MID CITY

Address:3600 Florida Boulevard
Baton Rouge, LA, 70806
(225) 387-7000