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New Pediatric Subspecialty Clinic Opens in Lafayette as Part of Ochsner Strategic Partnership

Lafayette General Health and Ochsner Health System  recently hosted a ribbon cutting and open house to celebrate the opening of a new pediatric subspecialty clinic, a joint venture between Lafayette General Medical Center and Ochsner Hospital for Children.  read more

Ochsner Hospital for Children Advises on Tailgating with Toddlers

Whether you're kicking off football season at a day-long tailgate party, or heading out to the parade route during Carnival season, outdoor celebrations are often a family affair that include children of all ages. Here is some advice for keeping your little fans safe this season no... 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

Ochsner Health System Patient and ESPYS Jimmy V Award Winner Launches The Jarrius JJ Robertson Fund

Ochsner Health System is proud to announce “The Jarrius JJ Robertson Fund” – a fund dedicated to providing families of pediatric liver transplant patients with financial assistance for unexpected expenses. Jarrius, or JJ, will be honored with the Jimmy V Perseverance Award at the 25th ESPYS award ceremony... read more

Ochsner Hospital For Children Nationally Ranked in Pediatric Cardiology & Heart Surgery by U.S. News

Ochsner Hospital for Children has been ranked among the top 50 children’s hospitals in the country for pediatric cardiology and heart surgery specialties in the new 2017-18 U.S. News and World Reports Best Children’s Hospitals rankings. Ochsner Hospital for Children is the only hospital in Louisiana... read more

Ochsner Psychologist Responds to ‘13 Reasons Why’ Concerns

As Netflix’s new mega-hit “13 Reasons Why”, continues to draw more viewers by the day, criticism of the new show is also growing from members inside the medical community concerned about the show’s impact.  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

Smoothie King Donates Life-Changing, Sensory Machine to Ochsner Hospital for Children

The holidays may be over, but not at Ochsner Hospital for Children, now home to the region’s first-ever VECTA Deluxe Machine. read more

Ochsner Hospital for Children Offers Tips For Toy Safety Ahead of “Black Friday” Shopping

Tis’ the season for giving, but for too many children, what they receive during the holidays can be harmful. According to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), there were 185,500 toy-related ER visits in 2015 in children under 15 years old. read more

Ochsner Hospital for Children Cancer Patient Shares His Story of Hope

On September 18, 2015, after only four months of marriage, Daniel Allemond and his wife were given the news he had leukemia. Learn more about his story of hope. read more

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