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Ochsner Health System and Brees Dream Foundation Announce Partnership

The Women’s Wellness and Survivorship Center, which is the first of its kind in the region, provides comprehensive, coordinated care using a holistic approach.  read more

Ochsner Baton Rouge Opens First O Bar in Capital Region

Located at Ochsner Health Center – O’Neal, next to Ochsner Medical Center – Baton Rouge, the newest O Bar marks Ochsner’s fifth location, joining one in Covington, Marrero and two in New Orleans. read more

Ochsner and Its Partners SMH, STPH & TGMC Provide Tips on Stroke Prevention & Treatment

May is Stroke Awareness Month and Ochsner Health System along with its partners St. Tammany Parish Hospital, Slidell Memorial Hospital and Terrebonne General Medical Center are providing tips on stroke prevention and treatment. read more

River Place Behavioral Heath Opens To Meet Critical Need For Inpatient Mental Health Services

Today, Ochsner Health System and Acadia Healthcare (Acadia) joined St. John the Baptist Parish President Natalie Robottom to announce the opening of River Place Behavioral Health, an 82-bed inpatient behavioral health facility in LaPlace. Through a joint venture, Ochsner partnered with Acadia, a national leader in behavioral healthcare services, to... read more

WWE® Superstars Visit Ochsner Hospital for Children

WWE Superstars Finn Balor, Bayley, Jason Jordan, Goldust, Alicia Fox and WWE Ambassador Dana Warrior visited Ochsner Hospital for Children to sign autographs, pose for photos and hand out toys. read more

Seven Ochsner Facilities Earn LGBTQ Healthcare Equality Leader Designation

Seven Ochsner facilities have earned the “LGBTQ Healthcare Equality Leader” designation from the Human Rights Campaign Foundation. The Human Rights Campaign Foundation (HRC), the educational arm of the nation's largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) civil rights organization released its 11th edition of the Healthcare... read more

John Ochsner Heart and Vascular Institute Performs Rare Double LVAD Surgery

Dr. Aditya Bansal was the surgeon for this life-saving procedure, directing a talented team of nurses and medical professionals throughout the nine-hour complex surgery.  read more

Ochsner Baptist Opens Louisiana’s First Human Milk Bank

Ochsner Baptist – A Campus of Ochsner Medical Center – is pleased to celebrate the accreditation and opening of the Mothers’ Milk Bank of Louisiana at Ochsner Baptist.  read more

Alertgy wins NOLA Health Innovators Challenge Diabetes Pitch Competition

Alertgy will now work within the New Orleans medical community to further develop its solution – a wearable, noninvasive, real-time blood glucose monitoring and alert system that works with a smartphone application. read more

Ochsner Health System and NASA Celebrate Opening of Ochsner Health Center – Michoud

Ochsner Health System and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) are pleased to announce the opening of Ochsner Health Center – Michoud. read more

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