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Ochsner Health System and Select Medical Form Strategic Partnership and Announce New 60-Bed Hospital

Ochsner Health System (“Ochsner”) and Pennsylvania-based Select Medical Corporation (“Select Medical”) announced they have signed an agreement to jointly open a new, 60-bed, acute inpatient rehabilitation hospital in 2016. The strategic partnership creates a limited liability company between Ochsner and Select Medical. Construction is expected to begin... read more

Partner Healthcare Organizations From Across La. Celebrate Launch Of Ochsner Health Network

On Thursday, June 18, 2015, elected officials, along with the founding partner organizations came together to officially launch and celebrate the Ochsner Health Network.  The event focused on the changes in the healthcare industry and the importance of partnerships to sustain growth while maintaining local access to care.  read more

Ochsner Health System Announces New Leadership Changes

Ochsner Health System recently announced new leadership with the hiring of Randy Peak and Tracey Moffatt, and the promotion of Dawn Pevey-Mauk. These additions will have tremendous impact on Ochsner’s continued success as a system. read more

Ochsner Presents 2015 Research Day Awards

The annual Ochsner Research Day showcases allied health, medical, nursing and pharmacy innovations and discoveries by Ochsner researchers all designed to improve care for patients. read more

Moody’s and Fitch Ratings Revises Outlook on Ochsner’s Bonds from Stable to Positive

Both Moody’s Investors Services and Fitch Ratings have revised their outlook on Ochsner’s bonds from Stable to Positive and affirmed the current rating.  Moody’s rating is Baa1, while Fitch’s rating is BBB+. read more

Healthgrades and Ochsner Health System Partner to Offer Online Appointment Scheduling

Healthgrades and Ochsner Health System, one of the country’s leading health systems, today announced the availability of online appointment scheduling, enabling consumers to book real-time, online appointments with Ochsner doctors who utilize the Epic electronic medical record (EMR). More than 30 million consumers a month visit Healthgrades.  read more

Ochsner Research: False Memories and Meaningless Data May Invalidate Federal Nutrition Guidelines

A recent investigation, led by Dr. Edward Archer, an Obesity theorist and Research fellow with the Nutrition Obesity Research Center at the University Alabama at Birmingham and co-authored by Dr. Carl “Chip” Lavie , Medical Director of Cardiac Rehabilitation and Preventive Cardiology at the John Ochsner Heart and Vascular... read more

CHRISTUS Health Louisiana and Ochsner Create Future Vision for Health Care throughout Louisiana

Today, CHRISTUS Health Louisiana (“CH”) and Ochsner Health System (“Ochsner”) celebrated the formation of a strategic partnership focused on increasing local access to care, improving quality and reducing the cost of health care for patients throughout Louisiana.  read more

GNO, Inc., New Orleans Business Alliance & Ochsner Join Forces for For Future Building Fridays

On Friday, June 5, Greater New Orleans, Inc (GNO Inc.) and the New Orleans Business Alliance will join the Community Outreach Division of Ochsner Health System in hosting the sixth, and final, Future Building Fridays session of the semester.   read more

Ochsner Cancer Institute Celebrates Survivorship with Hope Floats Festival

In honor of National Cancer Survivors Day, the Ochsner Cancer Institute is holding its annual Hope Floats Festival for Survivors. This free community event is open to all cancer survivors and their families in the community. Event will be held on Saturday, June 6 from 2:00 – 5:00 p.m. at Mardi Gras... read more

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