Le Bonheur Childrens Hospital: By The Numbers

800+

This is the number of ACHD patient visits we have in our outpatient clinics annually. This number continues to grow as more and more pediatric patients transition into our ACHD program.

3

We have 3 board-certified/board-eligible ACHD Cardiologists and 1 ACHD nurse practitioner ready to partner with you on this life-long cardiac care journey.

4

Number of clinics where our ACHD cardiologists and nurse practitioner see our patients

12

The number of programs, which includes Le Bonheur, to receive the highest possible three-star rating from The Society of Thoracic Surgeons (STS). Our ACHD surgical director, Dr. Umar Boston, and his colleagues outcomes for heart surgery are among the best in the country.

13

The number of hospitals where our ACHD cardiologists and nurse practitioner are credentialed to see and consult on inpatient cardiac care

#10

In 2019, Le Bonheur Heart Institute ranked #10 in US News and World and World Reports pediatric cardiology rankings

1952

The “Today” Show debuts on NBC, the Diary of Anne Frank was published and Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital opens its doors on June 15, 1952.

2002

Le Bonheur turns 50!

2008

Le Bonheur ACHD program is formed

2010

The New Orleans Saints won their first Super Bowl, the Winter Olympics were held in Vancouver, Canada, and Le Bonheur’s new hospital opened on June 15, 2010