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National MS Society Honors Ochsner at New Orleans On the Move Luncheon

On the Move Luncheon is a nationwide program created to empower communities with the knowledge, inspiration and relentless resolve to end multiple sclerosis forever. Held in cities across the country, the Luncheon maximizes the collective impact to change the world for people with MS. read more

Ochsner Health System Participates in New Healthgrades CareChats Program

Ochsner Health System is participating in new program by Healthgrades -- the leading online resource for information about physicians and hospitals -- called CareChatsTM, a digital solution that allows patients and providers to communicate between visits.  read more

MHM Urgent Care is Now Ochsner Urgent Care

Today, Ochsner Health System has announced the rebranding of MHM Urgent Care and Occupational Health to Ochsner Urgent Care and Ochsner Occupational Health, respectively. Ochsner acquired Millennium Health Management, Inc. (MHM) in January, increasing access to convenient, non-emergency care and occupational health services in the Greater New Orleans area. read more

Ochsner Health System Names New System Chair of Maternal Fetal Medicine

Ochsner Health System has named Joseph Biggio, Jr., MD as the new Associate System Chair of Women’s Service Line and Section Head for Maternal Fetal Medicine. In this role, Dr. Biggio will be responsible for overseeing the continued growth and expansion of Ochsner’s Women’s... read more

Ochsner Offers Vocal Health Tips for Festival Season

The most wonderful time of the year is upon us again.  No, not the winter holiday season.  No, not even Mardi Gras. It’s festival season in New Orleans. read more

Ochsner Cancer Institute Launches the Ochsner Precision Cancer Therapies Program

Ochsner Cancer Institute today formally launched the Ochsner Precision Cancer Therapies program, the region's only program dedicated to bringing early-phase clinical trials to cancer patients. The program combines Ochsner’s clinical expertise with the translational science strength of the Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen), a non-profit biomedical research... read more

Ochsner Medical Center Named One of “100 Great Hospitals in America” by Becker’s Hospital Review

Becker's Hospital Review has recognized Ochsner Medical Center – Jefferson Highway as one of the “100 Great Hospitals in America” for 2017. This is the sixth consecutive year that Ochsner Medical Center - Jefferson Highway has been recognized with this award and is the only Louisiana hospital named to... read more

Debunking Cancer Trial Misconceptions with Ochsner’s Precision Cancer Therapies Program

Clinical trials, particularly those designed to fight cancer, are vital to the development of solutions when working to find better ways to treat this disease. By participating in clinical trials, patients may have access to treatment options that are not otherwise available to them and researchers gain important insights that... read more

Ochsner Health System Recognized by AMGA as 2017 Foundation Star

Ochsner Health System was one of 21 member organizations to be awarded the 2017 Foundation Star Award by the AMGA Foundation. Ochsner is the only health system within Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, Georgia, Arkansas and Tennessee to receive this recognition.  read more

Ochsner Health System and GE Healthcare Announce Winner of Healthy @ Home Innovation Challenge

Ochsner Health System and GE Healthcare today announced the winner of the 2017 Healthy @ Home Innovation Challenge during New Orleans Entrepreneur Week (NOEW).   read more

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