Lakeview Regional Medical Center, a campus of Tulane Medical Center, has received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines®–Stroke GOLD PLUS Quality Achievement Award.
St. Tammany Parish Hospital has been named a Center of Excellence for Antimicrobial Stewardship by the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA).
Touro announces Manuel “Manny” Linares as the new president and chief executive officer. Manny brings more than 30 years of healthcare leadership experience to Touro, New Orleans’ only community-based, faith-based hospital.
“With his experience in service line development and strategic planning, Manny will help continue Touro’s expansion and growth across all specialties,” said Greg Feirn, CEO, LCMC Health. “We couldn't be more excited to have him on the team.”
St. Tammany Quality Network presented the 2019 second quarter Medical Director Award to Dr. Joseph Landers, Dr. Andrew Baier, Dr. Daniel Illie, and Kathy Felps for the development and implementation of the Accountable Care Unit (ACU) at St. Tammany Parish Hospital (STPH). The ACU team-based care model includes hospital medicine, clinical pharmacists, attending nurses, case managers, and social workers, all of whom round daily at the patient’s bedside. The team-based model focuses on the patient’s needs and goals of care of a particular nursing unit.
Ochsner Hospital for Children pediatric intensive care physicians coupled with the St. Tammany Parish Hospital inpatient pediatric unit and pediatric intensive care unit (PICU) are part of the partners’ comprehensive array of pediatrics on the Northshore. St. Tammany Parish Hospital announced the naming of its pediatric section as Ochsner Hospital for Children at St. Tammany Parish Hospital.