St. Tammany Parish Hospital delivers today’s life-improving procedures with the latest technology, highest quality and the utmost care to area residents. From wellness and prevention to diagnosis, treatment, rehabilitation and recovery, the St. Tammany Parish Hospital system delivers the very latest technology, the most accomplished specialists and highly personalized, caring staff to ensure patients and their families receive world-class healthcare close to home.
St. Tammany has higher quality ratings from The Joint Commission (qualitycheck.org) than other hospitals in our region. STPH consistently earns national and local recognition for quality, innovation and patient satisfaction from Press Ganey, Reuters Thomson, VHA Leadership Awards, Employer of Choice, Best Places to Work and Best of the Northshore rankings.
Please tell any member of the staff, a supervisor or the Guest Services Department (898-4669) if there is anything we can do to make a patient's stay more comfortable. We want the opportunity to address it.
St. Tammany Parish Hospital is accredited by The Joint Commission, whose standards deal with quality and safety of care and environment. Patients have the right to contact the Joint Commission’s Office of Quality Monitoring for concerns about your care either by calling 1-800-994-6610 or by visiting http://www.jointcommission.org/. You may also speak with the Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals by calling 225-342-6429 or the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services at 877-696-6775.
To report concerns specifically regarding laboratory services, you may contact the STPH Department Head at 985-898-4040 or Center of Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Central Office, Division of Laboratory Services (CLIA), in Baltimore, Maryland at 410-786-3531 or at 1-877-267-2323 (toll free) extension 63531.
St. Tammany Parish Hospital campuses are completely tobacco-free. As the largest healthcare provider in the parish, we eliminated tobacco as part of our mission to serve the community’s healthcare needs. We recognize adults’ right to use tobacco but we know its ill effects and institute this policy for the safety and health of our patients, families, employees, volunteers and physicians. Thank you for not smoking.
STPH is a self-supporting not-for-profit community hospital; it receives no tax funding.