Emergency Room

In an emergency, you need quality care quickly. Baton Rouge General offers a complete range of emergency services in our emergency room on the Bluebonnet campus. With the latest in lifesaving technology, we are equipped to handle a variety of critical care situations for adults, seniors and children.

Baton Rouge General, Bluebonnet Campus
8585 Picardy Avenue
Baton Rouge, LA 70809
Emergency Entrance

If you are experiencing a true emergency, you should call 911 immediately or go quickly to the nearest emergency room. Baton Rouge General's Emergency room is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week for the treatment of significant health issues that require immediate care.

  • Visit your nearest ER for things like:
  • Dehydration
  • Headaches/Migraines
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Vomiting
  • Chest Pain
  • Serious Infections
  • Shortness of Breath (difficulty breathing)
  • Pneumonia
  • Tachycardia (rapid heart beats)
  • Acute Arthritis (Rheumatoid, Gout, Osteoarthritis)
  • Heat Stroke (heat-related illnesses)
  • Bronchitis
  • Irregular Heart Rhythms
  • Blood Clots
  • Fever/Flu
  • Allergic Reactions

However, there are some situations in which you need care, but you are not in immediate danger. In those cases, consider an urgent care clinic or your physician’s office.