About the Covington Hospital and ER

Lakeview Regional Medical Center, established in 1977, is a 167-bed, full service, acute care hospital. It offers the most advanced medical and surgical technologies in state-of-the-art facilities available to St. Tammany Parish residents, including Lacombe, Abita Springs, Mandeville, Madisonville, and Slidell. As a campus of Tulane Medical Center, it delivers nationally recognized heart and stroke care, diabetes care, orthopedic services, outpatient rehabilitation services, women’s and senior-friendly care, as well as award-winning behavioral health services and a comprehensive range of outpatient services.

Our emergency department is the only level II trauma center in St. Tammany Parish. It is the only local ER staffed with all board-certified physicians. It is also a senior-friendly designated ER, designed to enhance the overall experience for seniors aged 65 and over. The Joint Commission recognizes our neurosciences and stroke center for providing the highest standards of care. It continues to introduce the latest breakthroughs in advanced treatment for life-threatening, debilitating strokes, and heart attacks.

Lakeview Regional’s Outpatient Rehabilitation Center provides the highest level of treatment in speech, physical, and occupational therapies. Our Women’s Center offers compassionate family-centered care for women’s physical and emotional well-being from pre-pregnancy through post-menopause and is designated a baby-friendly facility.

The Lakeview Behavioral Health Center, for patients aged 55 and over, is the only inpatient health facility in the Southeast region with all private rooms. The Joint Commission and the Department of Health & Hospitals have accredited this short-term, 24-bed unit.

Lakeview Regional Physician Group employs over 30 physicians who see patients at 11 convenient locations on the Northshore providing care in family medicine, general surgery, heart care, internal medicine, orthopedics, and vascular care. Secure online scheduling is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. If you need to find a doctor or have a question for a nurse, please call our physician referral line and our free nurses on-call line at 985-867-3900.

About Our Community

Learn about working for Lakeview Regional Medical Center.

Let’s start with the facts.

You’re looking for a place to make a difference with a healthcare system that offers the best resources to the community and its employees.

Since 1977, Lakeview Regional Medical Center, a campus of Tulane Medical Center, has been a transforming and healing presence in St. Tammany Parish as a full-service, acute-care hospital, providing inpatient and outpatient healthcare services. With its 167 beds, more than 240 physicians and specialists, and 800 employees, Lakeview Regional Medical Center offers a full spectrum of services, including a 24/7 Emergency Room, a Heart Center, a Surgical Institute, a Rehabilitation Center and a Behavioral Health Center.

Other services provided at this campus include bone and joint care, imaging, pediatric services, spine care services; stroke care, surgical and vascular care; robotic surgeries, and women’s and infant services, among others. Lakeview Regional Medical Center continues to reinvest in its facilities and staff to better meet the needs of the growing community and provide the latest in medical innovations in diagnostic and treatment services and state-of-the-art medical equipment.

Community connected.

Lakeview Regional Medical Center takes its signature brand of health and wellness beyond the hospital’s Covington campus. Partnerships with local and national organizations put the hospital at the forefront of popular community activities. These efforts help to educate our neighbors about achieving optimal health and wellness and being there for them and their families in their greatest hour of need. It’s not just what we do—it’s who we are.

Life is good in the Northshore.

Lakeview Regional Medical Center is located at the junction of Mandeville and Covington in Louisiana’s fastest-growing parish, St. Tammany Parish. Also known as the Northshore, our natural beauty and picturesque surroundings are just 45 minutes from downtown New Orleans and the beaches of the Mississippi Gulf Coast, offering the unique charm and warm hospitality of a small town with the conveniences and attractions of a larger city.

St. Tammany Parish is recognized for its award-winning schools, distinctive dining, family recreation, and outdoor activities such as fishing, tubing, and cycling, and cultural events, festivals, galleries, and antique shops. Easy access to the booming I-12 corridor allows convenient connections to neighboring cities, international airports, and the Gulf Coast.

From the shores of Lake Pontchartrain to the quaint historic districts and everywhere in between, there is much to explore in St. Tammany Parish. And with its strong family values, it’s the ideal place to live and raise a family.

Our jobs. Your talents.

Lakeview Regional Medical Center—an affiliate of HCA, a leading national healthcare network—does much more than impact patient lives and the community it serves. Our culture is founded on HCA’s tenets of innovation, high-quality care, mutual respect, and collaborative teamwork. And Lakeview Regional in 2017 became a campus of Tulane Medical Center, a renowned academic medical center in New Orleans and also part of HCA, which will create new opportunities for access to leading research and clinical trials.

Our hospital offers career opportunities that challenge, embrace, and transform lives. And the unwavering dedication to deliver world-class healthcare is a two-way street: Lakeview Regional Medical Center is committed to its employees and, in turn, the employees are committed to its patients and loved ones.

About Careers at Lakeview Regional Medical Center

As a healthcare professional, you make it your business to be on the front lines, connecting patients, providers, and the community to health and wellness. As part of a leading national healthcare organization and a campus of Tulane Medical Center, Lakeview Regional Medical Center offers an array of services to meet the demands of the Northshore’s growing healthcare needs.

Whether searching for a healthcare career in nursing, as a technologist, billing specialist, or admissions professional, we offer those and many other health-related positions. From new graduates to experienced professionals, we will find the job that fits your talents and passion.

Lakeview Regional Medical Center is a vital part of the community we serve through services and partnerships with local charitable and civic organizations.