St. Bernard Parish Hospital is a brand-new hospital designed for 21st Century medicine. With a staff of 400 professionals, this facility delivers high quality inpatient and outpatient care using state-of-the-art technology. Outpatient services include imaging, x-ray, endoscopy, and cardiopulmonary services. Inpatient care is comfortable with forty all-private spacious rooms and surgical suites have everything that a physician needs in medical staffing and technology. In addition, the hospital has a well-equipped intensive care unit (ICU) and a 24/7 emergency department. St. Bernard Parish Hospital meets the national standards of The Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations. The hospital's Imaging department received a 'Facility of Excellence' Award by the Penrad Corporation.
Located in St. Bernard Parish just down the river from New Orleans, the town of Chalmette offers friendly neighborhoods with affordable cost of living, beautiful weather, and plenty of local amenities. If you're looking to visit or be in a city, New Orleans is just a 25 minute drive west of Chalmette. New Orleans is the largest city in Louisiana offering round the clock night life, fine dining, top ranked schools, and is one of America's culturally and historic-rich destinations. See a Saints game at the Superdome, a Mardi Gras parade in the French Quarter or a Jazz Fest concert - no wonder it is described as the "most unique" city in the United States.