Ochsner is committed to a clinically-integrated research program with the ultimate goal of improving the health and wellness of our patients and communities. And as the largest academic medical center in Louisiana, we are training the next generation of healthcare professionals to be leaders who can meet evolving healthcare challenges.
The only hospital in Louisiana to be recognized by (CHA), Ochsner Hospital for Children was honored at the 2018 Quality & Safety in Children’s Health Conference in the category of Patient Safety and Reduction of Harm as the top example based on 110 submissions from 60 children’s hospitals across the country.
Ochsner Medical Center, Ochsner Baptist Medical Center, Ochsner Medical Center – West Bank Campus and Ochsner Medical Center – Baton Rouge have been named to IBM Watson Health’s 100 Top Hospitals®, an annual study identifying top-performing hospitals in the U.S. based on overall organizational performance.
Chamberlain University and Ochsner Health System announced that they have entered into an educational alliance agreement that includes the opening of a new Chamberlain University campus on the West Campus of Ochsner Medical Center on Jefferson Highway in New Orleans.
Today, Ochsner Health System announced it launched new artificial intelligence (AI) technology to help treat patients more proactively. Cloud and AI technologies from Epic and Microsoft power the platform, augmenting existing early warning alerts with the goal to eliminate adverse events in advance of a potential event.
The goal of the accreditation program is to improve outcomes of patients with Pulmonary Hypertension (PH), a debilitating disease of the lungs that affects the functioning of the heart and can lead failure of the right side of the heart and death.
Ochsner Health System and The Lemoine Company reached a major milestone in the $100+ million construction of Ochsner Medical Complex – High Grove. Crews laid the final steel support beam, signed by Ochsner employees and medical providers, to celebrate a significant landmark in the construction phase.
Ochsner Health System has announced that it will open a new combined specialty health center and therapy and wellness clinic on Tchoupitoulas Street, occupying the former Walgreens space in the Riverside Market shopping center. The facility plans to open this summer.