Hurricane Update

Hurricane Update

Dear Valued Partners, Residents, and Visitors:

The Jefferson Convention and Visitors Bureau hopes that you and your families are safe following Hurricane Ida.

While our team members – like so many in our parish – have suffered from damage to homes, as well as loss of power and water, we are grateful that all are safe and remain committed to supporting you as we restore our region together.

As we work diligently to bring our communications back online, please be patient and rest assured that our commitment to our parish and to you is unwavering.



West Jefferson Medical Center

Founded in 1956, (WJMC) is a 435-bed community hospital located in Marrero, La. As a full service medical center, WJMC offers comprehensive programs for preventive, emergency (Adult & Children), acute and rehabilitative care with a medical staff of more than 400 physicians and a complement of 1,700 employees and many volunteers.

West Jefferson Medical Center

The medical center enjoys national awards for clinical excellence across many of its subspecialties, including America’s 100 Best Hospital’s for Stroke Care, Top 5% in the Nation for the Treatment of Stroke, and Top 5% in the nation for Patient Safety Excellence by Healthgrades.

A nurse and patient at WJMC

WJMC is a proud member of LCMC Health, a Louisiana-based, not-for-profit hospital system serving the healthcare needs of the Gulf Coast region. LCMC Health currently manages award-winning community hospitals including Children’s Hospital, Touro, New Orleans East Hospital, University Medical Center New Orleans and West Jefferson Medical Center.

Learn more here.

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