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Ochsner Health System First in Nation to Manage Chronic Diseases with Apple Watch

Ochsner Health System, based in New Orleans, LA, announced today that it is the first hospital in the nation to manage patients suffering from chronic diseases using the new Apple Watch.  read more

HIMSS Analytics Honors Ochsner Medical Center – Baton Rouge With Stage 7 Award

HIMSS Analytics awarded Ochsner Medical Center – Baton Rouge with a Stage 7 Award – the second hospital to receive this designation across Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, Arkansas and Tennessee. read more

Ochsner Develops Advanced Tablet-Based Application to Recruit Patients in Clinical Research

Ochsner Health System recently reached a milestone by recruiting 100 patients into a registry called Health in Our Hands, using a novel tablet-based application and an electronic process for obtaining informed consent. read more

CN Miracle Match Challenges New Orleans Community to Support Ochsner Hospital for Children

Today, Ochsner Hospital for Children announced that it has been selected as the sole U.S. beneficiary of the 2015 CN Miracle Match campaign, a charitable initiative to rally communities to support children’s hospitals in North America.  read more

Ochsner Medical Center and Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Present “BEST Science!”

Ochsner Medical Center and Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center (LSUHSC) have partnered again to present the third annual Bioscience Enrichment for Students and Teachers (BEST) Science! Summer Professional Development Workshop for teachers. read more

Ochsner Wins Best Comprehensive Integration Award from Intelligent Health Association at HIMSS 2015

The Intelligent Hospital Association today announced that Ochsner Health System was awarded the Best Comprehensive Integration for 2014. The award is given to a hospital or health system that effectively and seamlessly integrates technologies to provide a comprehensive solution in a health care facility.  read more

Ochsner & Slidell Memorial Hospital Sign a Letter of Intent to Form Strategic Partnership

Today, Slidell Memorial Hospital (“SMH”) and Ochsner Health System (“Ochsner”) announced the signing of a Letter of Intent to form a strategic partnership focused on delivering the highest quality, coordinated, patient-centered care along with preventive healthcare and patient education, positioning both organizations for success in the... read more

Ochsner Medical Center – Baton Rouge awarded Healthgrades 2015 Patient Safety Excellence Award™

Ochsner Medical Center – Baton Rouge announced today that it has achieved the Healthgrades 2015 Patient Safety Excellence Award™, a designation that honors hospital performance in the prevention of serious, potentially preventable complications during hospital stays.  The distinction places Ochsner-Baton Rouge among the top 10% of hospitals in the nation... read more

Ochsner Health System Introduces New Platform for Telemedicine Program

Ochsner Health System has introduced a new platform that successfully integrates its CareConnect360 telemedicine program with Epic, its electronic medical record system (EMR) and Cisco's Connected Health video solution. read more

Ochsner Health System Introduces innovationOchsner (iO)

Ochsner Health System announced today at the Health Innovation Summit at New Orleans Entrepreneur Week (NOEW) the launch of its first entity that will support innovative companies in revolutionizing care to revolve around their patients. Ochsner also reiterated the launch of a three-year health innovation challenge in collaboration with GE... read more

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