October 16, 2018

Dr. Donna Bridge, chief dental officer at Daughters of Charity Health Centers (DCHC), has been selected to join the seventh cohort of the National Oral Health Learning Institute (NOHLI) coordinated by the National Network for Oral Health Access (NNOHA).

October 16, 2018

CrescentCare, a New Orleans-based Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC), received a $15,000 Community Health Grant from Louisiana Healthcare Connections to support its Food for Friends program, which provides a food pantry and home-delivered meals to individuals living with HIV/AIDS or cancer.

October 16, 2018

Touro Infirmary Foundation celebrated the conclusion of its sixth edition of the Paul S. Rosenblum Healthcare Institute, formally known as the Rosenblum Leadership Series.

October 16, 2018

Vizient Southern States recognized St. Tammany Parish Hospital with a regional Brilliance Award as a result of being selected to present at the 2018 Vizient Fall Connections Summit earlier this month.

The award, presented to hospital employees Bert Lindsey and Ashley Wilson, recognizes STPH’s RADEO Committee, a hospital task force focused on Reducing Adverse Drug Events related to Opiods (RADEO).

October 16, 2018

Ochsner Health System (OHS) has released a whitepaper describing the results of its partnership with Sight Medical, LLC to transform, redesign, and automate various aspects of medical device surgical processes into a new automated model. The beta technology was deployed within six months across three hospitals, four surgeons using multiple vendors starting in 2016 creating a quickly scalable and more importantly sustainable solution for surgeons; or staff, supply chain, and vendors.