Facts and Figures

Facts and Figures

  • 66-acre campus adjacent to I-10 in Baton Rouge between Essen Lane and Bluebonnet Blvd.
  • Six floors, one of which is shelled for future needs and expansion
  • 80 beds at opening, with potential for expansion to 130
  • More than 350,000 square feet of patient care space
  • Double the amount of current surgical space and intensive care beds
  • Expanded state-of-the-art emergency department, including trauma and pediatric transport
  • Larger, family-centered private rooms 
  • One full floor dedicated to St. Jude Affiliate Clinic and inpatient hematology/oncology services including infusion (chemotherapy)
  • Playrooms per floor
  • Landscaped outdoor garden and plaza for respite, healing and reflection
  • Family Resource Center with education and support information about disease or injury
  • Dining room, food court with indoor and outdoor seating
  • Pediatric pharmacy and traditional retail pharmacy
  • Attached 95,000 square foot medical office building
  • State of the art design for patient safety and clinical quality
  • Integrated electronic medical record