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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

St. Bernard Parish Hospital Opens Primary and Specialty Care Clinics

St. Bernard Parish Hospital is pleased to announce the openings of Ochsner Health Center - St. Bernard and Ochsner Specialty Health Center - St. Bernard.  read more

Ochsner Health System Provides Updated Recommendations for Patients Experiencing Flu

Louisiana is experiencing a higher than normal influenza (flu) season. Per the updated guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)*, Ochsner Health System is following the recommended protocols at its primary care, urgent care and emergency room locations for seasonal influenza activity and antiviral treatment of patients... read more

Ochsner Health Center – East Causeway Approach Now Open in Mandeville

Ochsner Health System, the St. Tammany Chamber of Commerce and local leaders recently celebrated the opening of Ochsner Health Center – East Causeway Approach. The new facility, conveniently located at 3235 East Causeway Approach, will offer primary care, pediatrics, endocrinology, lab services and radiology.  read more

Ochsner Baptist Offers UroLift® System to Treat Patients for Enlarged Prostate

Ochsner Baptist – A Campus of Ochsner Medical Center is now treating patients with the UroLift® System, a proven, minimally invasive technology to treat men suffering from symptoms associated with Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia, or BPH. read more

Ochsner Medical Center Launches Infection-Fighting Robots to Enhance Patient Safety

Ochsner Medical Center – Jefferson Highway is setting a new standard for patient care by deploying Xenex LightStrike® Germ-Zapping Robots® to improve patient safety and reduce the risk of healthcare-associated infections (HAI).   read more

Tips for Staying Safe and Healthy After a Hurricane

As residents look at any rainfall damage from Hurricane Harvey, physicians at Ochsner Health System are advising everyone to be extremely cautious as they begin the clean up process. read more

Ochsner Offers Tips for Reducing Anxiety During and After A Hurricane

As Southeast Louisiana residents await the eastern edge of Hurricane Harvey, stress and anxiety levels and tension are understandably on the rise. Ochsner Health System offers the following advice for reducing “natural disaster stress” amongst loved ones. read more

Hospital: No ‘misdiagnosis’ by fired Saints doctors

The hospital system employing two recently fired New Orleans Saints team physicians says its review of the doctors' work yielded no evidence of a "misdiagnosis" or even an unusual diagnosis. read more

Ochsner Announces Michael R. Boh Center for Child Development

Today, Ochsner Hospital for Children announced plans for the Michael R. Boh Center for Child Development. The Boh Center for Child Development will offer personalized, family-centered patient care to children with neuro-muscular, or physical disabilities, and neuro-cognitive, behavioral and communication-related conditions such as autism. The facility is, in part, generously... read more

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