Investing more than $100 million, Ochsner Health System expands into the Baton Rouge healthcare market with its new medical campus near the Mall of Louisiana. GraceHebert Architects worked closely with Ochsner to create the campus masterplan and design of the new five-story 155,000 square foot Medical Office Building, 30,000 square foot 10-bed Micro-hospital and Surgical Center.
Ochsner will expand its presence along the I-10 Bluebonnet/Siegen Corridor will begin with a new clinic on approximately 25 acres of property as part of the High Grove development planned between the Mall of Louisiana and I-10.
This will include a five-story, 155,000 square foot Medical Office Building (MOB), which will offer Imaging such as X-ray, MRI, and CT scan capabilities as well as Lab, Pharmacy and retail food services on site. More than 85 providers will work at this facility to support primary care, urgent care and multi-specialty clinics.
Attached to the MOB will be a 30,000 square foot, 10-bed Micro-Hospital – a smaller inpatient unit offering robust services as a more intimate healthcare option – and Surgical Center that will include: 4 state-of-the art operating rooms, 2 gastrointestinal procedure suites, 2 pain management procedure rooms and the ability to perform general, ENT, orthopedic, gynecology and urology surgeries.
The new facility will increase of specialty care at this location will include Thoracic Surgery, Neurosurgery, Pediatric subspecialties and other surgical specialties