Best Hospitals in New Orleans, La.

Of all 40 hospitals in the New Orleans, Louisiana metropolitan area, the 2 listed below are the top-ranking. This metro area includes Kenner and Metairie.

How We Rank Hospitals

Rankings in Metro Areas

Metro Rank Hospital No. of Specialties Nationally Ranked No. of Specialties High-Performing
#1

Ochsner Medical Center

New Orleans, LA

Ranked #1 in Louisiana

9 Nationally Ranked Specialties
3 High-Performing Specialties
#2

St. Tammany Parish Hospital

Covington, LA

Ranked #4 in Louisiana

1 High-Performing Specialty

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The Methodology & Awards

Gold — Nationally Ranked: hospitals that excel in difficult cases in one or more specialties.

Silver — High-Performing: hospitals in the tier just below nationally ranked Best Hospitals.

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