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Water Service Restored

Water service has been restored to Ochsner Medical Center – Jefferson Highway and Ochsner  Medical Center –Kenner.  read more

UQ – Ochsner Clinical School Celebrates 121 Doctors-in-Training at White Coat Ceremony

The University of Queensland (UQ) – Ochsner Clinical School celebrated 121 future doctors at the 8th Annual White Coat Ceremony.  read more

Ochsner Health System Acquires New Orleans Urgent Care

Ochsner has acquired New Orleans Urgent Care's two locations in the Warehouse District and French Quarter, increasing access to convenient, non-emergency care in the Greater New Orleans area.  read more

Ochsner Named to Becker’s “100 Hospitals & Health Systems with Great Neurosurgery & Spine Programs”

Becker's Healthcare named Ochsner Health System to the 2017 edition of its list "100 hospitals and health systems with great neurosurgery and spine programs." read more

Ochsner Health System Provides Updated Recommendations for Patients Experiencing Flu

Louisiana is experiencing a higher than normal influenza (flu) season. Per the updated guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)*, Ochsner Health System is following the recommended protocols at its primary care, urgent care and emergency room locations for seasonal influenza activity and antiviral treatment of patients... read more

John Ochsner Heart and Vascular Institute Celebrates Year of Milestones and Innovation

The John Ochsner Heart and Vascular Institute celebrated a number of accomplishments in 2017, including conducting its 950th heart transplant since performing the first heart transplant in the Gulf South in 1970. read more

Ochsner Medical Center - Kenner Earns Honors as a Top Nurse Employer in Louisiana

Nurse.org, the web’s leading career site for nurses, has recognized Ochsner Medical Center - Kenner as one of the top 10 hospitals for nurses to work for in Louisiana. read more

Ochsner Research: Testosterone Administration Safe in Patients with Symptomatic Deficiency

A new, state-of-the-art review finds that testosterone administration is safe and reasonable in patients with symptomatic testosterone deficiency.  read more

State of Louisiana, LSU, BRF and Ochsner Health System Sign Letters of Intent

The State of Louisiana (“State”), the Board of Supervisors of Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College (“LSU”) on behalf of Louisiana Health Sciences Center Shreveport (LSUHSC-S) and the LSUHSC-S Faculty Group Practice, the Biomedical Research Foundation (BRF) and Ochsner Health System (Ochsner) announced today... read more

Ochsner Reports 49% Decrease in Infection Rates After Germ-Fighting Robots Deployed Disinfect Rooms

Recognizing the growing threat of antibiotic resistance and superbugs, Ochsner Medical Center – Jefferson Highway recently deployed a fleet of Xenex LightStrike® Germ-Zapping Robots®, which is yielding substantial results.  read more

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