November 14, 2018

Daughters of Charity Services of New Orleans (DCSNO) was recently honored with the Ascension Living the Mission & Values Award, which recognizes the entity’s overall dedication and commitment to improving health outcomes for vulnerable populations. Ascension, DCSNO’s parent company, made the presentation during the 2018 Ascension Leadership Convocation held last month in Dallas, Tex.

November 14, 2018

The St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s Office (STPSO) and Ochsner Health Network (OHN)  announced the launch of the Blue Connect Network for STPSO employees. OHN and STPSO developed a partnership that reduces healthcare costs for services sought at Ochsner Health System (OHS) facilities, including its partner hospitals, Slidell Memorial Hospital (SMH) and St. Tammany Parish Hospital (STPH). STPSO is reinvesting savings garnered through the partnership to offset the cost of healthcare for employee dependents and to support the organization’s operational budget.

November 14, 2018

North Oaks Medical Center’s Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) graduates and their families are invited to a reunion scheduled from 9-11 a.m. on Dec. 1. To RSVP, register online at www.northoaks.org/nicu or call the North Oaks Special Events Line at (985) 230-2255 or (225) 686-4897.

November 14, 2018

Avala, formerly Fairway Medical Center, recently unveiled a new state-of-the-art facility located in Covington, La.

Avala recently celebrated a fully-renovated hospital; a new imaging center boasting some of the latest technical advancements for CT, MRI, and X-ray machines; and a new physical therapy building with a grand opening ceremony and ribbon cutting event.

November 14, 2018

The Gayle and Tom Benson Cancer Center at Ochsner Medical Center - Jefferson Highway (OMC - Jefferson Highway) was once again recently named to the 2018 Becker’s Hospital Review “100 Hospitals and Health Systems with Great Oncology Programs” list. It was the only hospital in Louisiana to be recognized.

Becker’s Hospital Review features up-to-date business and legal news and analysis relating to hospitals and health systems. The hospitals selected as great oncology programs are at the forefront of cancer treatment and research.