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Leonard J. Chabert Medical Center Receives Two Prestigious Awards

HIMSS Analytics awarded Leonard J. Chabert Medical Center with a Stage 7 Award. Chabert also received a four-star rating from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (HCAHPS) Star Ratings. read more

Ochsner Medical Center Named One of “100 Great Hospitals in America”

Becker's Hospital Review has recognized Ochsner Medical Center as one of “100 Great Hospitals in America.” This is the fourth consecutive year that Ochsner Medical Center has been recognized with this award and is the only hospital in Louisiana named to the list. read more

Ochsner is the Only Hospital in a Four State Region to Offer National Study in Stroke Prevention

Ochsner Medical Center is now enrolling patients in a national study that determines the best treatment for carotid atherosclerotic stenosis – the asymptomatic narrowing of the carotid artery, a major artery that supplies oxygenated blood to the head and neck area – which increases the risk for stroke. read more

Lafayette General Health and Ochsner Health System Create Future Vision for Healthcare in Southwest

Today, Lafayette General Health (“LGH”) and Ochsner Health System (“Ochsner”) celebrated the formation of a long-term, strategic partnership focused on increasing local access to care, improving quality and reducing the cost of healthcare for patients across southwest Louisiana.  read more

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

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