Union General Hospital is a non profit, 25 bed Critical Access Hospital located on a 25 acre tract The hospital services the medical needs of Union Parish as well as parts of Lincoln, Claiborne, and Ouachita Parishes and southern Arkansas counties. UGH is located near the banks of the beautiful Darbonne Lake and home to the annual Watermelon Festival. Union Parish is known as the Sportsman's Paradise with fishing, hunting, and boating/water recreation available. Lake Darbonne is the home to the Darbonne State Park.
UGH is in the process of implementing an electronic medical record system throughout the hospital and clinics. In order to provide quality care for their patients, the hospital prides itself in keeping up with modern technology.
Evalyn Ormond, CEO
P.O. Box 398
Farmerville, LA 71241
Union General Hospital offers a very comprehensive benefit package which includes:
Union General Hospital is located in Farmerville, LA, parish seat ( North LA) 90 minutes from Shreveport, 45 minutes from Monroe and twenty five minutes from Ruston. UGH is located in Union Parish and serves a population of over 22,000. The medical staff includes 3 physicians, specializing in family practice, internal medicine and pediatrics and 3 nurse practitioners. The ER is staffed with an in-house physicians and provides 24 hour care.UGH owns and operates 2 rural health clinics. UGH provides a comprehensive list of inpatient and outpatients services including radiology, 16 slice CT, laboratory, physical therapy, respiratory care (EKG, holter monitor) pharmacy, dietitian, nursing services and a swing bed facility.The hospital features all private rooms
Payor mix of patients: Average Daily Census: 7
Medicare 45% Average ER visits: 500 monthly
Self Pay 7%
UGH will continue to invest in highly skilled employees and recruit physicians essential to its growth. Complete renovations in all inpatient care rooms is in the near future. The development of an Ultra Sound program is in progress.