Ochsner In the News

Ochsner LSU Health Shreveport reports key improvements in first 100 days

KTBS | Jan 22, 2019

In the first 100 days of the new partnership between Ochsner Health System and LSU Health Shreveport, change is underway. The new organization, Ochsner LSU Health Shreveport, is adding new equipment and upgrading facilities at both its Shreveport and Monroe campuses.

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Ochsner's Baton Rouge medical complex to open next week as sector continues growing

The Advocate | Jan 9, 2019

Ochsner Medical Complex High Grove, a $116 million medical center featuring a multi-specialty clinic and surgical hospital, will open next week in Baton Rouge, serving as an “anchor site” for the New Orleans-based health system’s operations in the Capital Region.

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Healthcare Changes: What the Consumerism Trend Means for Patients and Providers

BIZ New Orleans | Jan 7, 2019

Ochsner Health System’s President and CEO Warner Thomas weighs in on what the consumerism trend means for patients and providers.

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9 Tips to Get 2019 Off on a Healthy Foot

The Advocate | Dec 30, 2018

The flip of the calendar signals a fresh start, and lots of us are ready to make changes — particularly ones that will improve our health. And, while our intentions are good, experts warn you should make sure the modifications you decide on are actually doable.

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Ochsner Medical Center-Hancock Receives 'A' Grade for Patient Safety

Pharmacy Choice | Dec 29, 2018

This designation recognizes efforts in protecting patients from harm and meeting the highest safety standards in the United States.

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University of Queensland Ochsner Clinical School Honors 2018 Graduates

BIZ New Orleans | Dec 28, 2018

The 105 graduating students successfully completed medical education through a unique four-year training, academic and clinical experience across two continents.

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Your Cancer Risks and Lifesaving Screening to Know About

St. Charles Herald Guide | Dec 17, 2018

Data shows that the earlier that we can detect and diagnose cancer, the better odds we have of beating the disease.

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Ochsner to Raise its Minimum Wage to $12 in January, Affecting 1,200 Employees

The Advocate | Dec 6, 2018

Ochsner Health System, the state's biggest nonprofit health care company, said Thursday that it will raise its minimum wage to $12 per hour, an almost $4 increase that will affect more than 1,200 employees across the system.

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Health Fund Launches on Giving Tuesday

American Press | Nov 28, 2018

On Giving Tuesday, Christus Ochsner Health Southwestern Louisiana launched its Women’s Health Fund and the newly-established James W. Gardiner Center at Christus Ochsner Lake Area Hospital.

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Christus Ochsner Wellness Screening and Genetics Center Opens in Lake Charles

KPLC | Nov 26, 2018

Doctors across the Lake Area are working to identify and prevent eight different types of cancers through a new wellness center.

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