North Oaks Medical Center to Offer Parking Lot Courtesy Shuttle Service
[HAMMOND, La.]—North Oaks Medical Center in Hammond will offer a Parking Lot Courtesy
Shuttle transportation service for patients, visitors and staff beginning
Monday, Feb. 13 as construction continues for expansion of the hospital.
The complimentary shuttle will run approximately every 8 minutes from
5:30 a.m.-8 p.m. on weekdays.
Stops will include the Parking Garage, parking lots and entrances to the
North Oaks Clinic Building, Diagnostic Center, Emergency Room, Office
Plaza, Signature Building and Women’s Pavilion.
In other construction-related changes, the north entrance to the Office
Plaza, located at 15770 Paul Vega, MD, Drive will close until further
notice. Patients, visitors and staff can access the building at the south
entrance on the hospital side. Additionally, a portion of Parking Lot
“L” (north of the Office Plaza) will close until further notice.
Meeting patient expectations for privacy and convenience is the goal of
the $55 million hospital expansion project. Scheduled for completion in
the summer of 2012, major components of the 250,000-square-foot expansion
include 65 private rooms, 12 outpatient surgery beds and 14 new intra-operative
For more information, please call the North Oaks Communications Department
at (985) 230-6647.