News & Events
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2015 Joint Commission Top PerformerAbbeville General was recognized as part of The Joint Commission’s 2015 annual report "America’s Hospitals: Improving Quality and Safety,” for attaining and sustaining excellence in accountability measure performance for surgical care.
2015 Sales Tax Bond Issue$5 million proceeds were acquired through the issuance of Sales Tax Bonds for the purpose of constructing a new Behavioral Medicine Center that will also be fortified to withstand 190 mph winds thus able to be utilized as a Safe Room during a Hurricane disaster. Also being constructed from these proceeds is a permanent facility for the Erath/Delcambre Community Care Clinic.
2016 Medical Staff Officers AppointedAbbeville General Medical Staff is pleased to announce the newly appointed officers for 2016.
Abbeville General Participates in the HEN 2.0 Project through LHAHENS identify best practices proven to reduce hospital-acquired conditions and spread them to other hospitals and healthcare providers.
New Rural Health Clinic to be Constructed in ErathApril 2017 is the projected completion date.
TeleStroke Robot Helps Save Life of Local Rural PatientIn August 2015, the life of a local resident was saved at Abbeville General via the Louisiana TeleStroke Network.

Primary Care Medical Home Certification Abbeville General Hospital Rural Health Clinics recently achieved Primary Care Medical Home (PCMH) Certification by the Joint Commission. 
TelemedicineAbbeville General Hospital Clinic, in conjunction with LSU Shreveport and LaRHIX (Louisiana Rural Health Information Exchange), is now offering a wide range of telemedicine services.
2014 Joint Commission Top PerformerWe are pleased to announce The Joint Commission has recognized Abbeville General as a 2013 Top Performer on Key Quality Measures. This recognition is based upon our excellence in accountability measure performance shown to improve care for certain conditions.
ER Renovation Project Completed!
The newly renovated and expanded Emergency Department occupies 9,085 sq. ft. with 18 patient care spaces.
Levy Cancer FoundationTo honor the memory of Jo and Irvin Levy, the Levy Family and Abbeville General Hospital have established the Jo and Irvin Levy Cancer Foundation, a 501C3 Corporation.
New Patient Access (Registration) AreasDo you know where to go? We're helping you find your way.
BMC New ConstructionThe hospital is currently working with the Architect to finalize the plans for a new state-of-the-art Behavioral Medicine Center -- a 16-bed psychiatric center. 
Hospital Engagement Network AwardAs a result of our commitment to quality and patient safety, Abbeville General has been awarded for providing care that is safer, patient-center and more efficient.
Third Floor Medical/Surgical UnitMedical personnel from the medical/surgical unit are currently working with the Architectural firm to provide input and facilitate space planning for a state of the art medical surgical inpatient unit care space.
2012 Equipment Acquisitions & Plant Improvements
2012 Recent Equipment Acquisitions & Plant Improvements: New Patients Beds for BMC and OB, Oncology Start-up  Equipment, Crash Carts, High-Definition Video Upgrade for Surgery ... (more)



 

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