LaSalle General Hospital is a comprehensive rural healthcare facility serving East Central Louisiana. LGH is one of the most efficient and quality conscious hospitals in the Gulf South. LGH is an acute care hospital with sixty (60) beds, an active emergency department, provider-based rural health clinics, dynamic wellness center, and state-of-the-art diagnostic technology. The hospital also operates a long term care center, home health, and ambulance service. While located in rural East Central Louisiana, LaSalle General Hospital provides healthcare services that rival major metropolitan tertiary care facilities2.