Baton Rouge General Medical Center

Baton Rouge General Medical Center is a community hospital with 590 licensed beds between two campuses. As the first hospital in Baton Rouge, opening its doors in 1900, Baton Rouge General has a long history of groundbreaking milestones, as well as providing the Greater Baton Rouge community with high quality healthcare for generations. But it's our people - a community of compassionate, caring individuals - who set the bar when it comes to healthcare excellence.

The General’s goal is to be the preferred hospital of physicians, patients, and employees alike. They achieve this by consistently providing compassionate, quality patient care and creating a professional work environment that thrives on respect, integrity and innovation.

Baton Rouge General prides itself on the ability to provide its employees with more than just a job. With an extensive benefits package, competitive compensation and a stellar rewards program, The General can provide a better and more fulfilling career and life. Employees have access to a benefits package that includes health, wellness, life and disability, financial planning and security, and paid time off. They also offer a competitive and comprehensive compensation program based on an employee’s professional performance, contribution, and development.

There’s no better time than now to join our team!

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Five Star recipient for treating Heart failure, Respiratory failure, Pneumonia - HealthGrades

#1 in Baton Rouge Cancer Care, Major Neuro-Surgery, Stroke Care - CareChex

#1 in Greater Baton Rouge for Overall Medical Care - CareChex

Hospital Grade “A” for Patient Safety - The Leapfrog Group

Top Performer on Key Quality Measures - The Joint Commission