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Trellis, a Program of the Cowen Institute at Tulane, Celebrates Its First Graduates in Partnership With Ochsner Health

February 2, 2023

Ochsner partners with Trellis as part of its commitment to workforce development and career advancement, a critical part of the health system’s Healthy State by 2030 initiative. With Ochsner acting as a catalyst, Healthy State partners aim to lift Louisiana out of the bottom of national health rankings by 2030 through clinical and non-clinical initiatives.

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Ochsner to Administer Donation to Southern University Nursing Program

January 3, 2023

The $2 million donation from through the Louisiana Department of Health will expand student enrollment, enhance training and laboratory programs, and expand job placement services for students.

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Louisiana’s Healthy State Announces 38-Member Advisory Board, Medical Director on 2-Year Anniversary

November 30, 2022

Building on the initial Healthy State commitment, despite obstacles of the pandemic, major hurricanes, and workforce challenges, Ochsner is thrilled to celebrate the recent formation of a 38-member Healthy State Advisory Board, representing 35 organizations spanning multiple sectors, businesses, and industries.

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Ochsner Lafayette General, Oceans Healthcare Partner to Build Behavioral Health Center

November 17, 2022

Ochsner Lafayette General and Oceans Healthcare today announced it has formed a partnership to increase access to behavioral health services in southwest Louisiana.

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St. Bernard Parish Hospital Commemorates 5-Year Anniversary of Ochsner Health Partnership

November 16, 2022

Ochsner has invested in the St. Bernard Parish community and is committed to continuing to bring exceptional healthcare services close to home. Access to high-quality healthcare has greatly expanded in St. Bernard Parish since the beginning of the partnership.

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Impact Network Physician Group Joins Ochsner Baton Rouge

November 14, 2022

Impact Network's group of 20 providers, including 12 board-certified physicians and eight additional advanced practitioners, specialize in treating hospitalized patients in both medical and intensive care settings, as well as caring for patients recovering from surgery.

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Ochsner Health Recognized as Workforce Innovator

November 11, 2022

Ochsner Health has been recognized by The Louisiana Association of Business and Industry as a Workforce Innovator

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NextOp and Ochsner Health simplify military hiring in healthcare to help veterans enter the workforce

November 9, 2022

The Workforce Opportunity for Rural Communities Initiative Grant from the U.S. Department of Labor and the Delta Regional Authority (DRA) will be used to help qualified applicants find careers in the healthcare industry. Over the course of three years, the goal is to hire 300 veterans into clinical and non-clinical careers with Ochsner.

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Ochsner Health and Chevron Expand Program on Smoking Cessation and Education

November 1, 2022

According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, smoking cigarettes is the leading cause of preventable deaths. Louisiana has one of the highest smoking rates in the United States. Ochsner Health and Chevron’s Gulf of Mexico Business Unit formed a key partnership to create the Lung Cancer Awareness, Education and Prevention Program to improve lung health and overall wellness.

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