Fact Sheet

Woman’s Hospital

Woman’s mission is to improve the health of women and infants.

Woman’s was one of the first women’s specialty hospitals in the nation, and is currently one of the largest in the United States. Opened in November 1968, Woman’s is a private, nonprofit organization that is consistently recognized for its care of women and infants. Annual Reports »

Woman’s performs more than 8,500 surgeries and 35,000 breast procedures, and reads more than 57,000 Pap screens. It is the largest delivery service in Louisiana and was the first Baton Rouge area hospital to achieve Nursing Magnet® status. For the past eleven years, Woman’s has been named one of Modern Healthcare Magazine’s Top Places to Work in Healthcare. More Woman’s Accreditations and Honors »

Woman’s at a Glance, Fact Sheet FY 2021

  • Licensed hospital beds: 168
  • Licensed NICU beds: 84
  • Employees: 2,112
  • Surgeries: 8,666
  • Births: 7,955
  • Pap tests: 57,702
  • Breast procedures: more than 35,600

Woman’s Facilities

  • Woman’s Hospital
  • Physician Office Building
  • Breast & GYN Cancer Pavilion
  • Woman’s Ambulatory Surgery Center
  • Woman’s Child Development Center
  • Woman’s Center for Wellness
  • Woman’s OB/GYN Walker clinic
  • Woman’s OB/GYN Central clinic

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