Terrebonne General | Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center announced its investment in the new Elekta Infinity™, a radiation treatment system for cancer that substantially reduces the time required for radiotherapy, while giving clinicians the ability to treat targets more aggressively.
St. Tammany Health System has been named one of New Orleans CityBusiness’ Best Places to Work in New Orleans for 2022.
“This recognition is no accident,” said St. Tammany Health System President and CEO Joan Coffman, FACHE. “Rather, it is the result of a concerted effort by health system leadership to build a workplace culture centered on compassion and collegiality.
“This award is gratifying beyond words,” Coffman said. “We’re a ‘best workplace’ because we have the best workforce, period, full-stop. Our colleagues have proven that every day of our COVID-19 journey.”
North Oaks Health System and Children’s Hospital New Orleans announced this week that they are expanding healthcare services for children and families across Tangipahoa Parish and the Northshore Region, with the vision to improve both access to pediatric services and health outcomes.
Our Lady of the Lake Northshore held a groundbreaking celebration for its new Our Lady of the Lake Physician Group Money Hill Walk-In Clinic. This innovative new ambulatory clinic will offer traditional primary care as well as seven day-a-week, walk-in access to hundreds of St. Tammany Parish families across the Waldheim-Bush community. The clinic is scheduled to open in early 2023.
Thibodaux Regional Health System announced that it has been recognized as the number one hospital in Louisiana for medical excellence in cardiac care by CareChex® Awards by Quantros. This ranking is based on a scoring system that compares inpatient quality performance across U.S. hospitals.
“Thibodaux Regional continuously strives to provide high quality, exceptional care to our patients,” said CEO Greg Stock. “We are honored to receive this recognition which serves as a testament to our staff and physicians for their efforts to achieve excellence in cardiac care.”