Allegiance Health Management Acquires Three Louisiana Hospitals

Louisiana-based health system purchases LifePoint Health’s facilities in Ville Platte, Eunice and Minden


SHREVEPORT, La. (July 31, 2018) — Allegiance Health Management (AHM) has finalized the purchase of three hospitals in Louisiana from subsidiaries of Tennessee-based LifePoint Health:

  • Mercy Regional Medical Center of Ville Platte
  • Acadian Medical Center (a campus of Mercy Regional) of Eunice
  • Minden Medical Center of Minden

“Over the past months, we have been incredibly impressed by these hospital teams and their commitment to enhancing quality patient care and safety. Louisiana is our home, and we look forward to working with these hospitals to improve healthcare delivery across this region,”

said Rock Bordelon, chief executive officer (CEO) of AHM. “We are delighted to add these hospitals to the AHM health system and further demonstrate our commitment to this region.”

Read full press release here.

Meet Two of Our Surgical Associates


Meeting the President of the United States and the Governor of Louisiana

Our CEO, Rock Bordelon, and his lovely wife Kristi, recently had the privilege of meeting the President of the United States and the Governor of Louisiana to discuss the future of healthcare in our country and in Louisiana!


Avoyelles Hospital is pleased to welcome general surgeon Jody M. Johnson, D.O., to the medical staff.


Congratulations to the Avoyelles Hospital Respiratory Department!

The American Association for Respiratory Care presented the Quality Respiratory Care Recognition to Avoyelles Hospital for providing quality respiratory care services to their patients and their community.

About 700 hospitals out of the 5,000 hospitals in the U.S. have been named a Quality Respiratory Care Institution.  We are very proud of this accomplishment and rely on our knowledgeable and dedicated respiratory staff to deliver this excellent care.  The community that Avoyelles Hospital serves can be assured that they will always receive the highest standard of respiratory care.

Congratulations to the Avoyelles Hospital Respiratory Department!

Bryan Waits, M.D., Cardiologist



Great News for our Blue Cross Members!