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Our Lady of the Angels Admissions and Discharge

Thank you for choosing Our Lady of the Angels Health for your care. We are committed to providing exceptional customer service from admission to discharge. 

Patients arriving at the hospital for inpatient care or outpatient surgery should check in through the Admissions Office. Whether your admission was scheduled or you arrive in an emergency, Our Lady of the Angels admission staff are available to help get you registered as quickly as possible. Room accommodation is determined by your physician according to your medical needs and bed availability.

Please leave all valuables at home or send them home with a family member. Our Lady of the Angels is not responsible for damage or loss to personal property or items.

Contact Our Lady of the Angels Hospital Admissions Office

(985) 730-6813

Documents needed for admission

To assist us in serving our patients, please have the following items available (as applicable):

  • Insurance card(s)
  • Medicare card/Medicaid card
  • Driver's license
  • Social Security number
  • Doctor's orders (if available)
  • Authorization (HMO/PPO patients) or pre-certification document

Expecting Moms Pre-Registration

We encourage all moms-to-be to pre-register for their stay with us during the second trimester of pregnancy. Providing your personal data and insurance information is the first step in our exciting journey together preparing for the arrival of your special delivery. Call (985) 730-7001 to learn more.


When discharged, patients will need to arrange for transportation home from the hospital. A patient's physician or nurse will provide discharge instructions that are important to continued recovery, including medication information, diet needs, activity limitations, rehabilitation recommendations and time for a follow-up visit.

Please ensure you have all your belongings when leaving the hospital. If you leave an item behind, you may call Lost and Found in the Security Office at (985) 730-2259.

Patients may receive a questionnaire at home after their stay at Our Lady of the Angels. Your feedback is important to us.