November 14, 2017

Children’s Hospital’s Gilda Trautman Newman Rehabilitation Program received Commission for the Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF) accreditation of its pediatric specialty program during a recent survey.

“Services, personnel and documentation clearly indicate an establishment of conformance to standards,” said CARF International President and CEO Brian J. Boon, PhD, in a letter recognizing the accreditation. “CARF commends your commitment and consistent efforts to improve the quality of your program in the pursuit of excellence.”

November 14, 2017

Lakeview Regional Medical Center, a campus of Tulane Medical Center, is a recipient of the 2018 Stroke Care Excellence Award™ by Healthgrades®, the leading provider of information to help consumers make an informed decision about a physician or hospital. This is the second consecutive year that Lakeview Regional placed among the top 10 percent in the nation for treatment of stroke, according to Healthgrades.

November 14, 2017

Adrienne Katner, DEnv, Assistant Research Professor of Environmental & Occupational Health Sciences at LSU Health New Orleans School of Public Health, is part of a team working to help homeowners in Texas and Florida whose drinking water comes from wells that may have been affected by Hurricanes Harvey and Irma.

November 14, 2017

Brad and Katie Cascio of Hammond and their daughter Olivia, 3, were among 600 community members who took advantage of North Oaks Medical Center’s Third Annual Play It Safe event held Sept. 30 in Cate Square.

November 14, 2017

Employees from SMG New Orleans underwent “Stop the Bleed” training at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome, led by physicians and medical staff from LSU Health New Orleans and Tulane University School of Medicine. The "Stop the Bleed" program at University Medical Center, which leads the training, is a joint venture with LSU Health New Orleans and the Tulane University School of Medicine.