University Medical Center
2390 W Congress Lafayette LA
UMC is a stated owned and operated acute care hospital which offers services in: OB/GYN, surgery, orthopedics, pediatrics, ENT, Detox, 24-hour emergency room care, and outpatient clinics including Walk-in Clinic/Quick Med Clinic (includes orthopedic, eye care and cardio care with physican referral), Family Practice, KidMed, WIC, Infectious Disease and Learning Resource Center/Library. There are departments in internal medicine, psychology, in-patient psychiatric unit (Acadiana Mental Health), radiology, anesthesiology, and pathology and a medical equipment loan closet (through Social Services). Pharmaceutical assistance program for medication is available for those who qualify and receive their primary medical care through UMC. For more information contact Social Services. Physician referrals are accepted as can be accommodated, and require medical records as appropriate. Patient Relations assists in accepting transfers and arranging assistance for patients with special needs and circumstances. Clients requesting oral health services may be referred to Earl K. Long Center in Baton Rouge (225) 356-3361.
Contact Name: Lawrence Dorsey
Cost of Services: Sliding scale based on screening, Medicaid, Medicare, Private Insurance
Eligibility Requirements: Financial status information is required to determine billing status, but services are rendered regardless