Welcome!

Welcome!

Thank you for considering Avoyelles Hospital to meet your health care needs. We are a community based rural facility with a lot of heart. On behalf of our entire team at Avoyelles Hospital , we welcome you to try our services and experience our patient focused care first hand. We provide high quality and compassionate care in a family environment.

Avoyelles Hospital is a licensed 51 bed facility fully accredited by the Joint Commission. We offer a wide array of services including General Medicine, Intensive Care and Telemetry, Radiology, Laboratory, Respiratory Therapy, as well as a highly qualified Emergency Department with 24 hour physician coverage. Our surgical services include General Surgery, Ear, Nose and Throat, Ophthalmology, and Orthopedics.

We work closely with our local physicians in order to provide our patients with comprehensive medical care in your neighborhood. Avoyelles Hospital offers extensive diagnostic services on an outpatient basis in a timely manner to assure that results are delivered promptly.

As a community hospital we are confident that we can meet your health care needs with excellent care, competent staff, in a safe environment close to home.

Sincerely Yours,
David Mitchel
CEO

Avoyelles Hospital first opened in 1938 and has since served the people of Avoyelles Parish and the surrounding area with a broad array of healthcare services supported by our growing medical staff, advanced technologies and expanding facility. From emergency care to surgical procedures and diagnostic imaging technology, our staff of skilled, caring medical professionals continues to provide care in the spirit upon which we were founded.

Simply, we offer exceptional care exceptionally close to where you and your family live and work.

Sure, we’re a hospital, but we’re also your friends and neighbors.

Among the services available through Avoyelles Hospital in Marksville are the following:

  • Air Ambulance access
  • Emergency Services
  • Ophthalmology
  • Orthopedics
  • CAT scan imaging services
  • Endoscopy/Special Procedures
  • Outpatient Diagnostic Services
  • Treatment for Cataracts
  • ENT
  • Outpatient Surgery
  • Craniofacial Surgery
  • Inpatient Surgery
  • Pastoral
  • Diabetes diagnosis and treatment
  • Intensive Care Unit
  • Radiology
  • Colon/Rectal diagnosis and treatment
  • Laboratory Services
  • Retinal
  • Diagnostic Imaging
  • Mammography
  • Surgical Specialties
  • Electrocardiography
  • Nutritional Services – Inpatient
  • Teaching Program – Nursing
  • Emergency Department
  • Nutritional Services – Outpatient
  • Ultrasound
  • MRI
  • Bone Density
  • Pulmonary Rehabilitation