Ochsner Hospital for Children Named a ‘Best Children’s Hospital’ by U.S. News & World Report 

For the fourth consecutive year, Ochsner Hospital for Children has been named among the top 50 children’s hospitals in the country by U.S. News & World Report. Ochsner Hospital for Children was recognized in cardiology and heart surgery in the new 2020-21 Best Children’s Hospitals rankings. For the fourth year in a row, Ochsner Hospital for Children is the only children’s hospital in Louisiana or Mississippi to receive this prestigious honor.

“Ochsner Hospital for Children works collaboratively across pediatric specialty disciplines to provide our patients with world-class care. We are proud of the work we do to keep kids across the Gulf South and beyond healthy. It is truly an honor to be recognized as a national leader in pediatric care,” said William Lennarz, MD, system chair of pediatrics, Ochsner Hospital for Children. 

Ochsner offers the only pediatric heart and liver transplant program in the state. Ochsner Hospital for Children’s flagship facility is in New Orleans, with subspecialty clinics across Louisiana and in Mississippi.