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St. Francis Obstetrics Emergency Department (OB-ED)

Exceptional Emergency Care for Expecting Moms in Northeast Louisiana

St. Francis Medical Center’s OB-ED (obstetrical emergency department) is the first in the region to provide specialized and more immediate care for moms 20+ weeks pregnant up to six weeks postpartum who find themselves in emergency situations.

No matter what the emergency, our team of experts is ready to meet the needs of moms-to-be who may experience complications or require urgent medical attention. No need to travel. With the latest medical technology and a caring team of experts who are ready to respond swiftly and effectively to any obstetric emergency, our OB-ED is simply one more way that we’re with you through all maternity.

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309 Jackson Street, Monroe LA 71201

Open 24 hours, 7 days a week

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