May 14, 2024

The Nicholls College of Nursing will be formally named the Thibodaux Regional Health System School of Nursing at Nicholls State University after a $10M contribution from Thibodaux Regional Health System. The naming right commenced with approval from the ULS Board of Supervisors and is set to continue for 10 years. 

May 14, 2024

The Clinical Nurse Specialist Institute (CNSI) inducted 15 outstanding nurse leaders to their 2024 Class of Fellows in recognition for their distinguished contributions to the field during last month’s National Association of Clinical Nurse Specialists (NACNS) annual conference in New Orleans. Among those inducted was the LSU Health New Orleans’ School of Nursing Associate Dean for Undergraduate Nursing Programs, Jennifer Manning, DNS, ACBS-BC, CNE, FCNS. 

May 14, 2024

The Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana (BCBSLA) Board of Directors has selected Bryan Camerlinck as president and CEO, following Steve Udvarhelyi’s decision to retire after serving in the role for more than eight years. 

May 6, 2024

Ochsner Health has been designated a WellSpot by the Louisiana Department of Health, recognizing Ochsner’s commitment to making healthy choices easier. WellSpots are organizations or companies that have made small, sustainable changes toward improving health and wellness for their employees and community.

May 6, 2024

Ascension DePaul Services (ADS) and DePaul Community Health Centers (DCHC) announce the appointment of Matthew Picard as the vice president of mission integration.

Picard graduated from the University of Holy Cross - New Orleans with a Bachelor of Arts in Theology and went on to earn a Master of Science in Management.

In his role as vice president of mission integration, Picard will foster a cohesive community, provide leadership in orientation and formation, promote spirituality among associates, advocate for diversity and inclusion, and contribute to hiring decisions.