As a 229-bed acute care community hospital located in the heart of Slidell, La., we provide access to the latest treatments and technology and expert physicians.
We have expanded our Emergency Room and Cardiac Care to meet the needs of St. Tammany's growing population. This expansion brought 29 new emergency beds and 38 specialized cardiac rooms.
Our Regional Cancer Center, the only facility of its kind in East St. Tammany, is designed to diagnose, treat and rehabilitate our patients in one convenient, state-of-the-art facility. SMH is one of the only hospitals on the Northshore with the Varian High Dose Brachytherapy radiation system, 4D CT Treatment Planning simulator, and a new Multidisciplinary Clinic that offers a head and neck cancer surgical specialists.
Our cardiac care units offer the most advanced technology available, including the Arctic Sun therapeutic hypothermia system that can prevent irreversible brain damage, and minimally invasive laser ablation that treats peripheral artery disease with a much quicker procedure than traditional bypass surgery.
Our orthopedic specialists are among only a handful in the region to offer anterior hip replacement surgery using a new state-of-the-art hanaTMHip and Knee Arthroplasty Table, one of just 100 in use across the country.
Our Outpatient Rehabilitation therapists are certified in LSVT-BIG treatment, a new technique that treats patients with Parkinson's disease or other neurological disorders.
SMH took part in a regional study to address the needs of our community. View the 2013 Community Health Needs Assessment.
Slidell Memorial Hospital recently won New Orleans CityBusiness Magazine’s Best Places to Work, Fit-Friendly Company from American Heart Association, 2010 Louisiana Hospital Quality Capstone Award. Our employees have recently been selected as New Orleans CityBusiness Magazine’s Healthcare Heroes, Women of the Year, American Cancer Society Spirit Award winners.