Ochsner Health is a system that delivers health to the people of Louisiana, Mississippi and the Gulf South with a mission to Serve, Heal, Lead, Educate and Innovate.
NEW ORLEANS, La. – Twenty registered nurses with Ochsner Health and its affiliated hospitals were named to the 2022 “Great Nurses of Louisiana” list compiled annually by The Great 100 Nurses Foundation.
Since its founding 36 years ago, The Great 100 Nurses Foundation has honored thousands of nurses across Louisiana, North Carolina, Texas, Oklahoma and Arkansas. Nurses were selected for the 2022 list based on their concern for humanity, contributions to the profession of nursing, and their mentoring of others.
“Our nurses at Ochsner Health live out our mission daily, putting patients first and providing compassionate, high-quality care. It is an honor to receive this well-deserved recognition. We are proud of each one of our honorees,” said Tracey Moffatt, system chief nursing officer & vice president of quality, Ochsner Health.
Honorees from Ochsner Health and its affiliated hospitals include:
Ochsner Baptist – A Campus of Ochsner Medical Center
Michelle R. Collins
Ochsner LSU Health Shreveport - Academic Medical Center
Ochsner LSU Health Shreveport – St. Mary Medical Center
Ochsner Medical Center – New Orleans
Yvonne R. Ferina
Ochsner Medical Center – West Bank Campus
Karen P Jackson
St. Tammany Cancer Center – A Campus of Ochsner Medical Center
St. Bernard Parish Hospital
Albert Schell IV
Mary Anne Toledano
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About Ochsner Health
Ochsner Health is an integrated healthcare system with a mission to Serve, Heal, Lead, Educate and Innovate. Celebrating 80 years in 2022, it leads nationally in cancer care, cardiology, neurosciences, liver and heart transplants and pediatrics, among other areas. Ochsner is consistently named both the top hospital and top children’s hospital in Louisiana by U.S. News & World Report. The not-for-profit organization is inspiring healthier lives and stronger communities. Its focus is on preventing diseases and providing patient-centered care that is accessible, affordable, convenient and effective. Ochsner Health pioneers new treatments, deploys emerging technologies and performs groundbreaking research, including over 700 clinical studies. It has more than 36,000 employees and over 4,600 employed and affiliated physicians in over 90 medical specialties and subspecialties. It operates 47 hospitals and more than 300 health and urgent care centers across Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama and the Gulf South; and its cutting-edge Connected Health digital medicine program is caring for patients beyond its walls. In 2021, Ochsner Health treated more than 1 million people from every state and 75 countries. As Louisiana’s top healthcare educator, Ochsner Health and its partners educate thousands of healthcare professionals annually. To learn more, visit https://www.ochsner.org/.