Community Health Needs

St. Tammany Health System delivers on the promise of world-class healthcare close to home for residents of west St. Tammany and surrounding areas. We are the service district for the western wards of St. Tammany Parish. We provide high-quality, affordable healthcare as a not-for-profit community hospital that receives no tax funding. Our mission-driven hospital provides a variety of resources that connect us to the community we serve and provides health and wellness benefits and resources to the population.

Please visit our Classes and Events calendar for events that benefit the community.

For parenting resources, please visit the Parenting Center.


Community Health Needs Assessment

St. Tammany Health System participates in the CHNA process undertaken by the Metropolitan Hospital Council to fulfill the requirements of a federal statute established within the Affordable Care Act (ACA) requiring that nonprofit hospitals conduct CHNAs every three years. 

St. Tammany Parish Hospital CHNA Report, September 2018

Please email commdept@stph.org if you have comments or other input about the assessment.



340B: A federal program supporting hospitals like ours

The 340B prescription drug program provides vital support for STHS’s role in providing world-class healthcare to residents of west St. Tammany and surrounding areas, regardless of their ability to pay. The program is narrowly tailored to help hospitals that provide a high level of service to low-income individuals or that serve rural communities.

Read more about the 340B prescription drug program and STHS’s role as a 340B hospital.