Women’s and Children’s Hospital

Lafayette, LA

What are this hospital's grades?

C- Overall
  • B Civic Leadership
  • C Value of Care
  • C Patient Outcomes

How does this hospital rank?

  • National 2306 of 3282
  • state 47 of 76

Hospital System

HCA Healthcare

Hospital Type

  • Icons / Interface-Essential / Acute Care Hospitals / 30px Acute Care Hospital
  • Icons / Interface-Essential / Teaching / 30px Minor Teaching Hospital
  • Icons / Interface-Essential / Tax Status / 30px For-Profit Hospital
  • Icons / Interface-Essential / Setting / 30px Urban

Hospital Size

  • Medium (100-199 beds)
  • Inclusivity

Civic Leadership

B Civic Leadership Grade

    Civic Leadership Rank

  • National 1324 of 3359
  • State 55 of 79

Reflects commitment to equity, inclusion, and community health


Pay Equity


How this hospital ranks on Pay Equity:

  • National 2130 of 3337
  • State 52 of 79
Ratio of executive compensation to worker wages

Community Benefit


How this hospital ranks on Community Benefit:

  • National 3289 of 3358
  • State 78 of 79
Charity care and other community benefit spending
Medicaid revenue as a share of patient revenue
Data Unavailable



How this hospital ranks on Inclusivity:

  • National 34 of 3359
  • State 1 of 79



Value of Care

C Value of Care Grade

    Value of Care Rank

  • National 2135 of 3282
  • State 53 of 76

Reflects the avoidance of use of low-value services


Avoiding Overuse


How this hospital ranks on Avoiding Overuse:

  • National 2132 of 3278
  • State 53 of 76
Knee arthroscopy
Data Unavailable
Carotid endarterectomy
Carotid artery imaging for fainting
Data Unavailable
EEG for headache
Data Unavailable
EEG for fainting
Data Unavailable
Inferior vena cava filters
Spinal fusion and/or laminectomies
Coronary artery stenting
Renal artery stenting
Data Unavailable
Pulmonary artery catheterization
Data Unavailable
Head imaging for fainting
Data Unavailable
Data Unavailable

Patient Outcomes

C Patient Outcomes Grade

    Patient Outcomes Rank

  • National 2183 of 3359
  • State 33 of 79

Reflects performance as it relates to patients' health and experience of care


Clinical Outcomes


How this hospital ranks on Clinical Outcomes:

  • National 2507 of 3359
  • State 44 of 79
In-hospital mortality
30-day mortality
90-day mortality
1-yr mortality
7-day readmission
30-day readmission

Patient Safety


How this hospital ranks on Patient Safety:

  • National 328 of 2082
  • State 5 of 47
Central line-associated bloodstream infections (CLABSI)
Catheter-associated urinary tract infections (CAUTI)
Data Unavailable
Surgical Site Infection: Major Colon Surgery
Data Unavailable
Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA)
Data Unavailable
Clostridioides difficile (C. diff)
PSI 90: CMS Patient Safety and Adverse Events Composite

Patient Satisfaction


How this hospital ranks on Patient Satisfaction:

  • National 1436 of 3193
  • State 46 of 76
Communication with nurses
Communication with doctors
Responsiveness of hospital staff
Pain management
Communication about medicines
Discharge information
Care transition
Cleanliness of hospital environment
Quietness of hospital environment
Overall rating of hospital
Recommendation of hospital