Health Care & Medical Facilities
Local residents, regardless of age, can find the quality healthcare they need in St. Landry Parish. Easy access to primary care physicians, specialists, and hospitals makes it possible for residents to receive the treatment they need, while staying close to home.
St. Landry Parish is home to reliable, modern healthcare along with hospitals, doctors, and research-based treatment facilities. Many of its area health providers haven taken the lead in providing progressive rural healthcare options in the parish and beyond. Each of St. Landry Parish's healthcare facilities has a long-standing reputation for professionalism. This makes the healthcare sector a valuable community resource, major source of jobs, and a springboard for a bright economic future.
Opelousas General Health System is a two campus, 241-bed, full-service medical center and the area's most comprehensive community health care facility. The Opelousas General Health System offers a wide array of services with a convenient, close-to-home location and caring attitude.
Acadian Medical Center - A Campus of Mercy Regional Medical Center is a 109-bed acute care hospital with campuses in Eunice and Ville Platte, La. Mercy Regional serves approximately 97,000+ patients annually with a medical staff of 200+ physicians. Fully accredited by the Joint Commission, the two facilities provide a comprehensive array of inpatient, outpatient and emergency services including surgery, imaging, cardiology, obstetrics, physical therapy and rehab services.
At Louisiana Hospice and Palliative Care, we are more than an organization of hospice professionals – we are proud members of communities across south central Louisiana. Compassionate, quality service is our mission. And to us, service means getting to know our patients on a personal level.