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Thus far the ones listed as specializing in sexual assault are: Lakeside Tulane Hospital, Children's Hospital and the Convention Center CSH Hospital (now located at the New Orleans Centre).

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Residents may call the City Information Hotline at (504) 658-2299, (877) 286-6431 toll-free or 311 from a local landline. For updates about the city: City of New Orleans



Orleans Clinics
Clinic Name & Address

Algiers Community Health Clinic 4422 General Meyer
Ida Hymel Health Clinic 1111 Newton St.
Covenant House Health (Downtown) 611 North Rampart
LSU Ambulatory Clinic Galvez & South Johnson St.
Ochsner-Destrehan Clinic 1970 Ormond Blvd. Suite J

Orleans Mobile Units

Mobile Unit Name Address Availability

Carrollton Clinic (Daughters of Charity) 3900 S. Carrollton Ave. Daily
Health Care for the Homeless Clinic VAN 2025 Canal St. Mon.,Wed., Fri.
Health Care for the Homeless Clinic VAN 517 N. Rampart Tues., Thurs.
Edna Pilsbury Health Clinic or Heart to Heart 2222 Simon Bolivar Ave. Daily
Touro Infirmary Ambulatory Clinic 1404 Foucher St. Daily
Uptown Square Family Health Center 200 Broadway Daily
Common Ground Free Clinic 1401 Teche St. Daily

Operation Blessing

Jefferson Clinics
Clinic Name Address

Ochsner-Main Campus Clinic 1514 Jefferson Hwy
Ochsner-West Bank-Lapalco Clinic 4225 Lapalco Blvd.
Ochsner-Kenner Clinic 2120 Driftwood Blvd
Ochsner-Metairie Clinic 2005 Veterans Blvd.
Ochsner-Elmwood Medical Center 1221 S. Clearview Pkwy
Lakeside Hospital Ambulatory Clinic 4700 S I-10 Service Rd. W

Updated: 4/14/06


Spirit of Charity Hospital - Health Sciences Center

Located at Lord & Taylor in The New Orleans Centre

1400 Poydras St, New Orleans, LA, (504) 467-0723, New Orleans Centre MAP

Current as of: April 14, 2006 - Please call to check this information.


"As a spokeswoman for the only permanently operating downtown emergency room, Troyer-Caraway worked closely with personnel at both of those compounds and at another temporary facility that the Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center has been operating in the upriver end of the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center. It is set to move this weekend into the New Orleans Centre space that the Lord & Taylor department store used to occupy." nola.com updated: 4/14/06



Trauma Centers listed by Sidran:

Masters & Johnson Treatment Ctr for Trauma Based Disorders, Sexual Compulsivity, & Eating Disorders
River Oaks Psychiatric Hospital
1525 River Oaks Road West
New Orleans LA 70123
Phone 504-734-1740
Conference & program info 800-598-2040
Referral hotline 800-366-1740
Medical Director: Tom Hauth, MD
Treatment: T, E, SI, O Programs: IP, PH, D Population: A, Ad, C
Trauma Recovery Program, Trauma Stabilization Program. Treat compulsive disorders, victims of ritual abuse. Eating Disorder Recovery Center consists of two separate eating disorder programs. One is trauma based and focused on compulsive over eating and the other is traditional focused on Anorexia/Bulimia. Employs EMDR. Also treats perpetrators.

Treatment: T = trauma; D = dissociation; E = eating disorders, A = addictions, SI = self-injury,
O = other (panic/anxiety, depression, compulsive disorders, etc.)
Programs: IP = inpatient; OP = outpatient; D = day; PH = partial hospitalization
Population: A = adults; Ad = adolescents; C = children


Current events on health care in New Orleans


" Operation Blessing, in collaboration with International Medical Alliance, has opened a modular medical facility in New Orleans East, at 5501 Read Boulevard. In the next two months, Operation Blessing will expand this facility.

Spirit of Charity Hospital has moved to and reopened at Lord and Taylor at the New Orleans Centre.

The Metropolitan Human Service District is currently operating three clinics: Central City Clinic at 2221 St. Phillip Street, Charters Pontchartrain Clinic at 719 Elysian Fields Avenue and the Plaquemines Parish Clinic at 3708 Main Street in Belle Chase. Assistance with developmental disabilities is available at 1010 Common Street. Integrated services continue to be offered at the Covenant House, Algiers Fischer Clinic and Ida Hymel Clinic. Clinics offer mental health assessment and treatment, addictive disorder assessment and treatment and developmental disability services."


Health care crude for many in New Orleans

"Hurricane Katrina closed eight of the area’s 16 hospitals, erased all but 1,760 of its 4,083 hospital beds and displaced around 2,000 of its 3,500 practicing doctors, according to trade groups and industry experts."

New Orleans rally: Save Charity Hospital

"Charity is now closed, while a clinic operates in a Lord & Taylor store, reportedly above a water-filled basement." April 8, 2006





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