Dubuis Hospital of Lake Charles is located within CHRISTUS St. Patrick Hospital, a healthcare facility which has continued its tradition of dedication and quality medical care for 100 years. Dubuis Hospital of Lake Charles opened in July 1995. Today it has a total of 24 long-term acute care beds to provide care to medically complex patients. These patients require extended acute care hospitalization with specialty programs focusing on ventilator dependency, wound care, and rehabilitation. Services provided by Dubuis Hospital of Lake Charles include, but are not limited to, the following: 24-hour nursing care, acute and post-ICU medical care, ventilator care and weaning with 24-hour respiratory care, wound care, comprehensive inpatient physical, occupational, and speech rehabilitation, cardiac monitoring, IV therapy, blood transfusions, dialysis, therapeutic nutritional support, pain management, case management, social work services, patient and family education.