CHRISTUS Health has finalized a joint venture with Alexandria, Louisiana-based Central Louisiana Surgical Hospital to take a majority stake in the facility.
The facility now is called CHRISTUS Central Louisiana Surgical Hospital. The organizations are not disclosing financial terms of the agreement.
The organizations said in a press release that the partnership will improve their network of care in Central Louisiana.
The surgical hospital, which opened 11 years ago, offers procedures in ear, nose and throat; gastroenterology; general surgery; gynecology; neurosurgery; ophthalmology; oral surgery; orthopedics; pain management; plastic surgery; podiatry; and urology. The facility has an inpatient unit. It has 75 physicians and 270 staff.
In Alexandria, CHRISTUS operates a network of facilities including CHRISTUS St. Frances Cabrini Hospital, a 241-bed campus with 1,600 associates and a medical staff of over 325 physicians.
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