HIMSS Analytics Honors Ochsner Medical Center - North Shore With Stage 7 Award

HIMSS Analytics awarded Ochsner Medical Center - North Shore in Slidell, La., with a Stage 7 Award – the only hospital to receive this designation across Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, Arkansas and... read more

Latest News from Ochsner Health System

Ochsner Baton Rouge Shares Tips to Reduce Risk of Alzheimer’s Disease during Awareness Month

November is National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness month. No magic spell can prevent the devastating effects of Alzheimer's disease on thinking and memory. And scientists have yet to find a pill that can cure it. But positive news... read more

Terrebonne General Medical Center and Ochsner Health System Announce Strategic Partnership

Today, Terrebonne General Medical Center (TGMC) and Ochsner Health System (Ochsner) announce their intent to expand their current successful collaborative efforts in managing Leonard J. Chabert Medical Center into a more formal strategic partnership.  read more

Ochsner Medical Center - Baton Rouge Offers Tips and Awareness for World Diabetes Day

Led by the International Diabetes Federation (IDF), World Diabetes Day strives to unite and empower diabetes awareness and advocacy. Diabetes affects approximately 400 million, causes five million deaths annually and brings enormous financial burdens (550 billion USD in health-related expenditures). However, more... read more

Ochsner Health System Announces New Partnership with Louisiana Fire Soccer Association

Ochsner Health System recently announced its partnership as the official healthcare provider for the Louisiana Soccer Association (LA Fire), an extended youth soccer program of the Chicago Fire Soccer Club for athletes in the Greater New Orleans area.  read more

Updates from To Your Health Blog

Make Sure You Get Enough Vitamin D During the Winter

With less sunlight available and staying indoors due to cold weather, it’s important to make sure that you are getting the appropriate amount of vitamin D. Vitamin D, is also crucial to your calcium intake. read more

How to Avoid a Holiday Heart Attack

To help keep yourself on track over the holidays, check out these simple tips to keep yourself heart-healthy. read more

Bah, Humbug! Tips to Calm Holiday Heartburn and Beat the Bloat this Season

The holidays are a time of celebration and for some, this can result in digestive discomforts, such as heartburn and bloating. Here are some other simple suggestions for those who may find themselves with nagging digestive issues during the holidays. read more

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