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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

Ochsner Named Among Top 100 Hospitals by Truven Health Analytics

Ochsner Medical Center - Jefferson Highway, Ochsner Baptist Medical Center and Ochsner Medical Center - West Bank Campus* have been named among the 15 U.S. Major Teaching Hospitals on the 100 Top Hospitals Award® list by Truven Health Analytics® , a leading provider of information and solutions to improve the... read more

Ochsner Celebrates Excellence in the 2017 Residency Match

The members of the fifth University of Queensland (UQ) – Ochsner Clinical School graduating class celebrated 2017 Match Day with an impressive 95% Match Rate through the National Residency Match Program (NRMP),  which is above the national match rate for U.S. medical schools. This year’s cohort is the... read more

5 Tips to Help Caregivers Prepare for Doctor Appointments

When accompanying someone you care for to a doctor’s appointment, it is important that you ensure they receive the highest level of care. Whether it is your spouse, parent or grandparent, caregivers should arrive to the appointment ready with questions and information that may be important. read more

New Pediatric Subspecialty Clinic Opens At TGMC As Part of Ochsner Health Network Partnership

 Terrebonne General Medical Center (TGMC) and Ochsner Health System hosted a ribbon cutting and open house on Tuesday March 7, 2017, to celebrate the opening of a new pediatric subspecialty clinic, a joint venture between TGMC and Ochsner Hospital for Children. read more

Ochsner Health System Named Among “150 Top Places to Work in Healthcare”

Ochsner Health System has been recognized by Becker’s Healthcare as part of their list of “150 Top Places to Work in Healthcare” for 2017. This annual list recognizes organizations committed to fulfilling missions, creating outstanding cultures and offering competitive benefits to their employees. read more

6 Everyday Things That Are Hurting Your Heart

When it comes to protecting your heart, you’re a pro — right? The biggest threats to a healthy heart could actually be hiding in plain sight. read more

Ochsner Health System Physicians Offer Tips to Keep the Whole Family Healthy this Carnival Season

Mardi Gras 2017 is in full swing and people throughout Louisiana and the Gulf South are gearing up for revelry and celebration. As we approach the peak of Carnival season, various medical experts from Ochsner Health System have chimed in to provide some last-minute tips on common health issues to be... read more

Staying Healthy with Adult Congenital Heart Disease

There are now more people than ever living into adulthood with congenital heart disease (CHD). As these patients age, they are susceptible to the same diseases as the rest of the population –heart disease, diabetes, obesity to name a few. As such, it becomes imperative that these patients are... read more

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