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Ochsner to Offer High-Risk Pregnancy Services on Gulf Coast

Beginning October 27, 2014, Ochsner Health System will offer Maternal Fetal Medicine services at its new health center in Biloxi: Ochsner Specialty Health Center – Cedar Lake.  read more

Ochsner Baton Rouge Shares Helpful Hints to Have a Hazard-Free Halloween

When we think of Halloween, we picture children laughing in colorful costumes, jack-o'-lanterns glowing in house windows, and buckets brimming with candy and treats. Experts warn, however, that this fun-filled night can pose safety hazards. read more

New Affordable Care Act Tools and Payment Models Deliver $372 million in Savings, Improve Care

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued quality and financial performance results showing that Medicare Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) have improved patient care and produced hundreds of millions of dollars in savings for the program. read more

Forty-two Ochsner Nurses Named Among 2014 “Great 100 Nurses of Louisiana”

Ochsner Health System is proud to announce that 42 Ochsner Registered Nurses were named among the 2014 “Great 100 Nurses of Louisiana.” read more

Ochsner Health System Is Fully Prepared Should an Ebola Case Arise

Ochsner Health System is fully prepared should an Ebola case arise. We have a systemwide protocol in place at each of our facilities for the screening and isolation of any patient suspected of having the disease. read more

CareChex® Names Ochsner Top 10% In Nation In 17 Specialties, Including Overall Hospital Care

Ochsner has been recognized as #1 in the nation for both medical excellence and patient safety in liver transplant by CareChex® – a division of Comparion®. CareChex® also named Ochsner among the top 10% in the nation in 17 different specialties, including overall hospital care, overall medical care, cancer care,... read more

CareChex® Names Ochsner #1 In Baton Rouge In 9 Specialties, Including Overall Hospital Care

CareChex®, a division of Comparion®, has named Ochsner Medical Center – Baton Rouge number one in Baton Rouge for medical excellence in 9 specialties, including Overall Hospital Care, Overall Surgical Care, Cardiac Care, Major Cardiac Surgery, Coronary Bypass Surgery, Gastrointestinal Care, General Surgery, Interventional Coronary Care and Pneumonia Care. ... read more

Ochsner Health System Announces New Leadership Positions

Ochsner Health System recently announced new administrative leadership positions. read more

Pete November Named Executive Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer for Ochsner

Pete November has been promoted to Executive Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer for Ochsner Health System. read more

Ochsner St. Anne Hosts Free Women’s Health Expo

Ochsner St. Anne General Hospital will host a free Women’s Health Expo on Thursday, October 23 aimed at caring for all generations. Join us to meet and greet your Ochsner St.  Anne physicians and nurse practitioners. read more

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