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Lafayette General

Public Healthcare - Health Services

Lafayette General Health (LGH) is Acadiana’s largest non-profit, community-owned regional health system committed to always delivering excellence. The system has over 4,000 employees, serving the south-central region of Louisiana by aligning with facilities across Acadiana. LGH is a founding member of the Ochsner Health Network.

With Lafayette General Medical Center (LGMC) as the flagship hospital, LGH also owns or manages Lafayette General Southwest, Lafayette General Surgical Hospital, St. Martin Hospital, University Hospital & Clinics (UHC), Acadia General Hospital and Abrom Kaplan Memorial Hospital. LGH also has clinical affiliations with several other hospitals and professional medical centers across South Louisiana. LGMC and UHC, Acadiana's only two teaching hospitals, provide graduate medical education across many disciplines. LGH also owns LGMD Physician Group, a non-profit corporation that operates and manages several physician clinics, including Family Medicine and Internal Medicine, as well as many specialists and surgeons. LGH helps patients participate in their own health care by offering My Health the online patient portal, allowing people to view lab results and medical information for each hospital in the LGH system.


Career Opportunities

Lafayette General Health takes to heart our mission: To Restore, Maintain and Improve Health of people in the communities we serve. And we couldn't do that without the best health care staff in Louisiana.

We invest in our employees and help them achieve their professional goals.

When you join the team at LGH, you gain more than just a job. You gain the support of leaders across the system that help mentor you and guide you to your ultimate passion and career potential. Whether you want to be a part of a teaching hospital, the largest acute care facility in the region or a rural community facility, we will make sure you’re right where you are meant to be!