Ochsner Health is a system that delivers health to the people of Louisiana, Mississippi and the Gulf South with a mission to Serve, Heal, Lead, Educate and Innovate.
Ochsner Health is spending more than $2.8 million converting a former Gordon's home decor store in Metairie into a specialty clinic for older people, its third stand-alone effort to improve services to the aging population of a state graying faster than the rest of the country.VIEW THIS ARTICLE ON The Advocate
The benefit at Windsor Court on March 24 featured entertainment by D’Play, food and drinks catered by The Windsor Court, a wine spin featuring selections curated by Meredith Griffin of decantU and additional ways for guests to support cardiology care at Ochsner.VIEW THIS ARTICLE ON My New Orleans
Healio also spoke with Breanne B. McGhee, OD, FAAO, a primary care and pediatric optometrist at Ochsner Health in New Orleans and assistant professor and clinical adjunct at Pacific University College of Optometry, who shared recommendations she gives her patients.VIEW THIS ARTICLE ON Healio
In an exclusive interview with HealthLeaders, Ochsner Health's new CFO discusses his plans for the organization's financial future.VIEW THIS ARTICLE ON Healthleaders Media
According to the Validation Institute, the program from New Orleans-based Ochsner Health can save hypertension patients $204 per month and Type 2 diabetes patients $163 monthly. The nonprofit analyzed insurance claims from the program, comparing them to a control group.VIEW THIS ARTICLE ON Becker's Hospital Review
“The Validation Institute has recognized what our clients and thousands of Ochsner Digital Medicine members know – this digital platform empowers members and saves money, which is achieved through managing their chronic conditions and working toward their health goals,” said Dan Shields, vice president for corporate accounts with Ochsner Digital Medicine. “What differentiates our program is the care team approach of a health coach and licensed clinician assigned to each member. This allows our solution to address not only the necessary lifestyle changes, but also the ability to adjust medication appropriately to completely manage the member’s condition. The result is better outcomes than traditional care.”VIEW THIS ARTICLE ON Biz New Orleans
Ochsner Hospital for Children named No. 1 Hospital for Kids in Louisiana.VIEW THIS ARTICLE ON L'Observateur
The deal, announced Thursday during a news conference at Ochsner's Jefferson Highway campus, was described by officials from both institutions as a "full clinical integration." That means Ochsner cancer doctors have been certified by MD Anderson and will follow MD Anderson treatment protocols.VIEW THIS ARTICLE ON The Advocate
There will be two sessions, one on June 13 and another on July 13. Both will be from 8:30 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. at the hospital's Owen Auditorium, 1214 Coolidge Street. The program is designed for drivers ages 15 through 18 years.VIEW THIS ARTICLE ON KATC
A Shreveport physician explains why some adults experience acne and provides tips for keeping sensitive skin free of flare-ups.
Dr. Cara Permenter, a Family Medicine physician at Ochsner LSU Health Bossier’s multi-specialty center in Shreveport, shared some tips on controlling acne.VIEW THIS ARTICLE ON KTAL